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Hair of the Dog Otto from the Wood

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RATINGS: 114   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.96   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 390   ABV: 13%
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Otto is a blend of barrel-aged Peach and Cherry Fred.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
skoisirius (1715) - Earth, Washington, USA - SEP 17, 2014
Bottle at the brewery December 2013. Dark mahogany color, no head. Hints of cherries inside peaches dipped in bourbon on the nose. Flavors have touches of wood, cherry, peaches, thick malts, a hint of alcohol, toffee with apples, and candy. Thick, powerful, savory, and amazing. More please!!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
GRM (2988) - Aylmer, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 15, 2014
Brown bottle, 12 ounces, 21013 vintage, gift from Alan Sprints while visiting in January 2014, savoured on September 15 2014; eye: mahogany with a burgundy hue, semi-hazy, suspended matter, no effervescence, no head, no lacing; mouth: bourbon, woody, rich, cherry, alcohol warmth, toffee, peach, finale in bourbon with presence of alcohol, full body, below-average carbonation, mildly sweet, lightly alcoholic texture; overall: quite fine FRANÇAIS Bouteille brune, 12 onces, 13 %, millésime 2013, cadeau de Alan Sprints lors d’une visite en janvier 2014, savourée le 15 septembre 2014; œil : acajou avec une teinte bourgogne, semi-voilée, matière en suspension, pas d’effervescence, pas de mousse, pas de dentelle; nez : bourbon, boisé, fruité, cerise, alcool, toffee; bouche : bourbon, boisé, riche, fruité, cerise, alcool, chaleur d’alcool, toffee, pêche, finale en bourbon avec présence d’alcool, corsée, carbonatation sous la moyenne, moyennement sucrée, riche, texture légèrement alcoolique; en résumé : bien bon

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Westmeister (1754) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - SEP 14, 2014
From trade. Sorry don’t remember who. Pours a dark mahogany, with some slight floaties, poured vigoriously with a slight off white head. Smell is biscuity, bourbon, booze, vanilla, oak, ripe dark fruits, aged cherries. Taste shows the cherries more, smooth bourbon, vanilla, oak, some booze.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
VT (1413) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 28, 2014
355 ml bottle. Pours a very murky pruneish red with a short lived white head. Aroma is bourbon, liquor, wood, cherry and peach. Flavor is lots of fruit, cherry flesh, peach, wood, bourbon, fruit pur. Finish is wood, bourbon. Lingering wood, liquor, cherry. Very thick body, soft mouthfeel, null carbonation. Solid.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
jsquire (3465) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - AUG 27, 2014
Deep amber color with big chunks that poured out from the bottom of the bottle. Thin beige head. Boozy fruit nose. Delightful peach flavor with cherry and berry notes and a great bourbon barrel addition. Very tasty beer.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
slowrunner77 (1945) - Reno, Nevada, USA - AUG 20, 2014
HOTD definitely over barrels their beers. There, I said it. With the exception of Adam from the Wood, theyve all been overly boozy. That said, they’ve all been very good...you just have to know what you’re in for. Strong boozy aroma and feel, sweet flavor. Otto is bourbon Fred with peaches and cherries. A nice addition, especially the cherries. Softens things up a bit, and adds another level of complexity. The peaches are more subtle and really just noticed in the aftertaste. Good brew."

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
LtDan (1784) - Los Angeles County, California, USA - JUL 27, 2014
Appearance: Pours dark amber with a ring of white.

Aroma: Sweet cherry,maple/brown sugar, bourbon.

Taste: Toasted malt, chocolate, cherries, bourbon, mild hop spice.

Mouthfeel: Warming. Chunks of fruit. Full.

Overall: Such a treat. I like this far better than the base beer itself. The fruit and oak treatment made this beer majestic.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
hopwine (318) - Bend, Oregon, USA - JUL 9, 2014
Murky reddish brown. Coconut, vanilla, burnt sugar, booze soaked pie cherries, peach pit. Buttery/oaky mouthfeel, mild heat, soft carbo. Stupid good

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SpringsLicker (3133) - Tennessee, USA - JUL 8, 2014
2013 Medium brown with an off-white head. Complex aroma. Sweet, fruity, with a bit of tartness in the finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BOLTZ7555 (2799) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - JUN 12, 2014
Multiple bottles of this going around @ Woodshed 3.0. Dark crimson, garnet, and mahogany pour with a small khaki head. Toffee, roasted coffee bitterness, salted caramels, bourbon, butterscotch, molasses, and brownie batter. Alcohol is is lightly noticeable but not distracting. Not getting the cherry or peach but damn delicious!

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