Bluegrass Bourbon Barrel Big Brown
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RATINGS: 35   MEAN: 3.65/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 345   ABV: 11.5%
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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
phredrik (1024) - Copenhagen (formerly Aalborg), DENMARK - MAY 31, 2011
Tap @ CBF. Aroma has lots of bourbon, amaretto, vanilla, caramel, coconut, biscuits, really sweet and bourbony, but really nice. Taste has bourbon, vanilla, coconut, caramel, hints of dark fruits and hops.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (40865) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAY 30, 2011
Smooth bourbon and caramelish. Flavour is the same. Smooth caramelish. Bitter and lingering fruity finish. Ends dry and lingering fruity. Smooth fruity and light caramelish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HenrikSoegaard (13282) - Randers, DENMARK - MAY 30, 2011
Draught. Creamy white good mostly lasting head. Amber colour. MOderate malty and light hoppy aroma. Moderate bitter flavor. Average moderate bitter finish. Too alcoholic. Creamy palate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
jesperhammer (4228) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 30, 2011
27-MAY-2011,draft @Copenhagen Beerfestival. Brown with a beige head. Bourbon! I love bourbon:) Sweet, some hoppy bitter notes, a bit of charamel, but mostly just bourbon... ...a bit on the thin side, but hey... ...it’s bourbon.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
saxo (16989) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 27, 2011
Sample @ CBF. Nice head with good duration. Color is dark amber. Aroma and taste are wood, vanilla, bourbon, nuts, caramel and hops. I hate barrels.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 27, 2011
On tap. Pours a clear nutty brown with a amall off-white head. Sweet, thick Bourbon aroma with some sweet roast. Solid body, sweet burned caramel yet with a slightly tart edge. The Bourbon really comes rushin’ in again. Dry hoppiness in the finish. Delicious. 270511

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Labove (427) - Rome, ITALY - MAR 28, 2011
Bevuta una mesata fa al 4:20, è una delle birre più particolari che io abbia mai assaggiato. Difficile immaginare una american strong ale così corposa e dal sapore così complesso.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (44143) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JAN 30, 2011

Draught @ Brasserie 4:20, Via Portuense 82, Roma, Italy.

Clear medium red amber color with a average to large, frothy to creamy, good lacing, fully lasting, off-white to light beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, caramel, bourbon, licorice (lakridskonfekt), light to moderate chocolate. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, caramel, bourbon - licorce (lakridskonfekt). ;O) Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20101220]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rynoplasty (700) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - FEB 16, 2010
Pours brown with a nice tan head. Aroma is full of bourbon, with a little vanilla and roasted malt. Flavor is full of oaky bourbon, with a little bit of caramel and chocolate coming through. Not bad but a little too much bourbon for me.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hopscotch (10657) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - MAY 21, 2009
Growler… Clear ruby ale with an orange tinge and very little head. Wow, smells like bourbon and brown ale - the barrel aging provides some mild vanilla notes - but mostly, I get bourbon. Full-bodied with tickling carbonation. Lots of bourbon in the flavor along with some nice (but more subtle) nutty, chocolaty notes. Lengthy, boozy, warm finish. I dig bourbon and I dig brown ale. Works for me. Kudos to TheCheeseMan for providing the growler!

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