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RATINGS: 232   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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Aged one year in our cellars, this delightfully friuty treat is smooth enough to help you slide over the worst Y2K glitch. As you enter the 2nd millenium, take the time to enjoy Kosmyc Charlie's. Seasonal November - February.


2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
mcberko (5368) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 20, 2014
12 oz. bottle, pours a deep dark cloudy mahogany / amber with a small beige head. Aroma brings out caramel, dark fruits, and candied sugar. Flavour is intensely sweet and boozy, with loads of rich caramel, lots of candied sugar, and all of the 10% (and then some) showing. Lots of residual sweetness and loads of alcohol heat. Not refined or elegant in any way - I have no idea how this has such high ratings. Drinkable in very small portions, but way too sweet for me, and too boozy.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
pwnzilla61 (9) - - JAN 16, 2014 does not count
bread, caramel, hay, cereal, toast, grass, dough, barnyard, earthy, alcohol, woody, amber, red, hazy, cloudy, frothy. solid barleywine, big malt flavor and sweetness, touch of alcohol adding to the sweetness. Excellent food beer for those big hardy dishes, really nice.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sledutah (4115) - Utah, USA - JAN 4, 2014
12oz (2012) bottle thanks to demmbonz
Pours slightly hazy dark amber with a medium sized beige head and some lacing. Aroma is malty, caramel, woody and some hot alcohols. Taste is toasted malts, caramel, dusty, woody with bitter pine finish and hot alcohols, dry
A decent barleywine

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (33333) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 29, 2013

Bottle 12fl.oz.

Unclear medium orange amber colour with a small, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, dried fruit, wood, caramel, moderate hoppy. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a long duration, dried fruit, BW alike, alcohol, hop bitter, sweet fruit, wood - oak, dry. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft, finish feel is light alcoholic. [20131111]

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Camons (5044) - Hasselager, DENMARK - NOV 11, 2013
Hazy dark orange with a small offwhite head. Aroma of malt, caramel, wood, dark fruits, light alcohol. Flavor is rich malty, caramel, wood, dark fruits, brown sugar. light booze. Full body, soft carbonation, light warming alcoholic finish. 111113

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rasmus40 (9838) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - NOV 11, 2013
Clear reddish amber with a beige head. Aroma is sweet, malty, heavy caramel, dried fruit and alcohol. Flavor is very sweet and rather bitter. Dry and rather bitter finish with warming alcohol. 111113

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
chrisv10 (9835) - DENMARK - NOV 11, 2013
Bottle. Hazy dark amber with small tan head. Aroma is malt, caramel, toasted, oak, dark fruits and toffee. Flavour is malt, caramel, toasted, medium sweet, oak, wood, dark fruits, little toffee, hop, little bitter with notes of alcohol.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
saxo (13455) - HÝjbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - NOV 11, 2013
Bottle. Nice head with good duration. Color is amber. Aroma and taste are sweet fruits, burnt caramel, warming alcohol, malt and hops. Sweet finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
BMMillsy (1147) - Florida, USA - NOV 3, 2013
2011 bottle from Adam. thanks! Pours a deep murky amber with small khaki head.aroma of figs, plums, caramel, vanilla, and even a bit of bourbon and booze, though this isnít the BA version. Flavor is big fruits, mostly figs, some apple, raisins, bready, toffee biscuits. A hint of some booze. Yum. Creamy and heavy body, but with plenty of carbonation keeping this drinkable. Very nice beer, and only my 2nd from CW. I can definitely see this turning out beautifully in a bourbon barrel.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SrSilligoose (3122) - pouring bus, New Brunswick, CANADA - OCT 22, 2013
bottle courtesy tossed my way via phaleslu. thank you! aroma of deep lush carmelized brown sugar, warming booze, deep dark fruits. raisins dates rumcake all offered. t@ste is big figs, boozy dates. lasting burnt boozy dark fruit brown sugar rum cake taste. best barley wine iíve had in quite some time. goes as far as to say it lifts.


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