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Baladin 30 E Lode
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Brewed by Le Baladin
Style: Barley Wine
Piozzo, Italy
Serve in Snifter

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RATINGS: 30   MEAN: 3.85/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 390   ABV: 13%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Made in honour of the Beerhunter, Michael Jackson. Shorter aged version of the Xyauyù.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
fonefan (34222) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 26, 2013

Bottle 375ml. @ [ Craig and Fin Sneak up in the middle of the NIGHT and drink all fonefans beer ].

Clear medium brown colour with virtually no head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, caramel, whisky, date, vanilla, alcohol. Flavour is heavy sweet and moderate to heavy bitter with a long long duration, wood, dried fruit, oak - dry oak, alcohol, date. Body is medium to full, texture is oily, carbonation is flat, finish feel is light alcoholic. [20130519]

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
yespr (30689) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - OCT 10, 2010
Bottle, courtesy of fiulijn. Pours cloudy deep amber with no head. Aroma is overripe fruity and dark malty. Sweet, dark caramelish, vanilla and slight wooden. Lingering smooth caramelish and subdued fruity. Elegant, fragile and smooth. Lasting dark malty impression, sweet and phenolic mixed with alcohol.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ungstrup (29081) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAR 27, 2011
Bottled. An amber beer with no head. The aroma has notes of malt, honey, caramel, and wood. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, and alcohol, leading to a dry finish. Thanks fiulijn for sharing.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
joergen (20493) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 31, 2013
Bottle at Ølfestival 2013. Clear orange coloured with a small white head. Sweet and fruity aroma of caramel and dried fruits. Sweet and fruity flavour of caramel and dried fruits with notes of overriped fruits. Sweet finish.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
oh6gdx (20217) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 26, 2013
Bottle (thanks fonefan!). Amber/copper colour, not much head. Aroma is mild sour wood, sweet alcohol, fruits, wooden and fruity notes along with some raisins. Flavour is raisins, plum, sweet alcohol, a bit boozy along with some wooden and fruity notes. Balanced and somewhat balanced. Quite much vanilla in the finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
anders37 (16253) - Malmö, SWEDEN - AUG 26, 2010
Bottle. Pours a hazy pale amber color with a very small fast disappearing off-white head. Has a fruity woody and alcoholic dark fruit and caramel aroma. Sweetish malty caramel flavor with hints of dark fruit. Has a very sweet malty caramel finish with hints of dark fruit and some woody hints.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
madmitch76 (14306) - , Essex, ENGLAND - DEC 28, 2012
12th March 2011
Cloudy brown beer. Few whit bubbles forma semblance of a head. Fairly light palate. Zero carbonation. Chocolate malt nose with a little sherry. Mild chocolatey malt, sherry and a little floral sweetness. Whisper of peach. Finishes neutral. Hides the alcohol very well. Complex unique beer.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fiulijn (14294) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 22, 2010
The Xyauyù Ultimate tasting
http://tinyurl.com/xyauyu1

Hazy color, dark amber, with red hue; flat. Caramel aroma, with some oxidisation, like a dubious quality Madeira and Chinese rice wine, some alcohol and very light phenol; later there is a very light fruity note (prunes); not extremely inviting overall. Sweet malt flavor, very sugary and sticky; therefore the alcohol constitutes a pleasant note. The final is just sweet, without much else to say. Good for a sweet tooth like mine, but really not much complexity in this one.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
cgarvieuk (13935) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 19, 2013
bottle at Jans ... deep coppper ... no head ... soft sweet berry ... soft toffee nose ... sweet oily fruits front ... little creamy toffee ... light bitter fruits ... very datey

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
saxo (13796) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 27, 2013
Sample @ DØE. Small head with short duration. Color is hazy amber. Aroma and taste are fruits, malt, warming alcohol and hops.


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