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RATINGS: 132   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 23   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 12%
Made with only six ingredients. Malted 2-row barley, palisade hops, orange blossom honey, White Labs California Ale Yeast, apricots and San Diego carbon filtered tap water. Low bitterness is balanced by tart apricots with a sweet but not cloying finish. Barmy Ale can be aged up to eight years with a strong honey wine character emerging if cellared. Be careful not to be the barmiest of them all.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Fatehunter (2149) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - JUL 24, 2016
Pours a half finger of head on a clear straw body. Aroma is honey and mild apricot. Taste is runs sweet with an odd bitter finish. Texture is chalky.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
TattooJack (479) - Illinois, USA - JUL 23, 2016
Poured from the bottle of a six pack (definitely can’t drink all 6 in one sitting). Pours hazy orange, taste is faint apricot and booze, with a slick honey aftertaste which makes it go down dangerously smooth. If you are looking for a non-offensive high powered beer to get you ripped, this is it. Be careful with this one, it bites back.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Christpuncher (2694) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 22, 2016
this one is sweet from apricots, but boozy. really crushable. had a bottle pour at home. pours cloudy orange with a thin white head.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
malrubius (2518) - Springfield, Vermont, USA - JUL 21, 2016
Bottle from Brewtopia. Gold with ring. Honey apricot boozy grassy aroma. Very sweet honey apricot with very boozy spicy finish. Thick and slick and cloying. Blech.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
SPDickerman (1150) - Texas, USA - JUL 20, 2016
Pours clear golden orange with a small white fizz. Smells faintly fruity. Taste is sweet, hints of fruit, alcohol, and honey. Light-bodied with a smooth texture and soft mouth-carbonation, Ballast Point Barmy Apricot Ale finishes with a faint sweetness.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Obfuscate (459) - Minneapolis, - JUL 17, 2016
So thick it’s like baby food. No smell. Looks like a beer. Yikes! Fruity alcohol. Not for me. Suppose a few will get you wasted.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
dmac (5377) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - JUL 16, 2016
12oz bottle from Spirits LKWD. Poured a clear deep honey gold body with an average sized bright white foamy head. Aroma is sweet breads, dry fruits, alcohol, honey. Flavor is very similar but with a bit more grains upfront that faded to sweeter notes and finishes with alcohol. Syrupy full body with light carbonation and lingering heat on the finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
vyvvy (5525) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - JUL 9, 2016
It pours clear golden with a white head. The aroma has apricot, alcohol, caramel and sweetness. It has a medium body with semi sharp carbonation. The taste has the aroma notes and quite heavy on the alcohol. Very hot. Not for me.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
ElGaucho (2387) - Minnetonka, Minnesota, USA - JUL 5, 2016
Bottle. Smells like a bock, sweet and strong. Crystal clear Amber. Tastes like it smells, with far more honey evident than Apricot. Sweet and warming. Consumed just below room temp. Delicious.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sailracer (482) - Massachusetts, USA - JUN 24, 2016
Tap. I usually like stronger beers, but this one didn’t seem right to me. It tasted like a barleywine and the alcohol covered up most of the apricot flavors I was hoping for. It was there but my taste buds struggled to pick it up.

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