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Brewed by Le Baladin
Style: Barley Wine
Piozzo, Italy
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RATINGS: 65   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.89   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 345   ABV: 11.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Lune: la birra che Teo ha dedicato ai grandi vini bianchi. Messa a maturare nelle botti di Cantina Baladin che hanno ospitato questi blasonati frutti di vigneti italiani è prodotta con orzo e farro completamente italiani. Si diversifica, pur nel contesto della stessa produzione, grazie al differente apporto aromatico dato dalle botti stesse, rilasciato proprio dai vini che prima vi albergavano.

Blended version of Lune. Barley Wine aged in white wine barrel. Limited (brewed once).


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3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
LoFi (1678) - Göteborg, - JAN 25, 2013
Bottle. Copper, looks a bit like cognac, not completely clear, minimal white head that disappears instantly. Aroma: vinous, fruity, mandelmassa, floral, a hint of solvent. Taste: honey, mead, wood, chocolate coated marzipan - in fact like something from Anton Berg, red berries, grapes. Full bodied, still. Different and tasty.


3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RickFifty (705) - Fredrikstad, NORWAY - JUL 26, 2015
Draught at Open Baladin Rome. Golden brown color, no head. Caramel nose, prunes, wood, rich malty, hint of alcohol, coffee, cocoa. Heavy sweet taste, prunes, cinnamon, wood, vanilla. Full body, flat carbonation, oily texture.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Sammy (9584) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 16, 2015
UPDATED: JUL 20, 2015 Bottle share at cask republic- stamford. Not so much white wine only a modest aroma and taste. Big mouthfeel.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
miquelcrush (1785) - Granollers, SPAIN - JUL 10, 2015
Cervesa ideal per prendre amb calma, té tocs a vi i a fusta amb un lleuger toc àcid, molt bona. Cerveza ideal para tomar con calma, tiene toques a vino y a madera con un ligero toque ácido, muy buena.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Svesse (6926) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - JUN 19, 2015
(Bottle) Copper/amber colour, flat with no head. Fruity, vinous nose with notes of white wine, dried fruit, raisins, brown sugar, oak wood and hints of toast. Fruity, vinous taste with dried fruit, raisins, figs, oak wood, green apples, burnt sugar, sweet Sauternes wine and a vinous finish with a warming alcohol glow. Almost full body, fairly sweet. Well made and tasty barley wine with the white wine barrels giving it an elegant touch. Quite impressive and excellent.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jesperhammer (3497) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 15, 2015
12-JUN-2015, bottle @Ulkløbben meeting, @Henrik Hazy orange, no head. Aroma is tart, wine-like, fruity. Taste is sweet malt, fruit, wine. No carbonation, full body, seet. Slightly owidized. Funny one. Very tasty but not one I could drink a lot of.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gyllenbock (5796) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 7, 2015
Bottle from Systembolaget, bought in December 2012. A bit hazy light brownish/amber with no head. Aroma of dried fruit, toffee, apples and dessert wine. Similar taste. Sweet and with no carbonation. Vinous and with warming alcohol. Smooth and a nice one to sip.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SirLimpsalot (2668) - SWEDEN - JUN 6, 2015
@ Gyllenbock 15-6-6: en mycket komplex doft av socker och torkat frukt. Smaken är mycket len, alkoholen känns inte alls, utan en enbart trevlig len smak av frukt och mjuk kola. Mycket gott. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone ---- Soberness not garanteed!

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
olio (7546) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAR 30, 2015
10 cl sample, 2010 vintage @ Open Baladin.
Pours pale murky brown color with no head. Very odd aroma, vinous, woody, sweet fruity and earthy. Sourish taste with earth and white wine notes, some fruity notes too. Not your typical BW.
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3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
laiti (7264) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAR 30, 2015
10 cl sample @ Baladin Open, Rome as "Lune 2010". Aroma has ripe fruits, peaches and hints of hay. Flavour has bitter booze notes, grapefruit and citrus. Also white wine. Possibly infected. Gets better when it warms up though.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Habanero (3278) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - MAR 20, 2015
Bottled. Pours clear, deep golden with a small off-white head. Aroma of caramel, wood, grapes and vanilla. Sweet flavor that ends up slightly more dry and with some bitterness. A great Barley.


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