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Blue Point Bourbon Barrel-Aged Hoptical Illusion

Blue Point Bourbon Barrel-Aged Hoptical Illusion
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RATINGS: 2   MEAN: 3.55/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19/5   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
uhclem (418) - Loveland, Colorado, USA - OCT 27, 2008
UPDATED: OCT 28, 2008 Nice amber pour with an off-white head and minimal lacing. Nose is of hops and malt with a subtle earthen undertone. Malt really comes out at first taste, then the hops assert themselves. Mouthfeel is a bit watery and the finish is an unusual combination of bitter hops and sweet malt.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
zach8270 (4022) - Henrietta, New York, USA - OCT 29, 2006
(cask @ The Old Toad - Rochester, NY) Had this one a while back but found it among some tasting notes. Nice amber color with a thin and soapy tan head. Aroma is pretty hoppy with some wooden notes and a little bit of bourbon. Flavor begins with a nice and floral hoppy flavor that quickly disappears and finishes with a smooth and slightly sweet aftertaste. Pretty warming. The bourbon seemed to have taken the edge off the hops a little bit.

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