RateBeer
overall
54
58
style

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 1428   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21/5   EST. CALORIES: 198   ABV: 6.6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Avaialable in 330ml & 750ml bottles and on draught: Pasteurised.
Brewed by Belhaven for Innis & Gunn
Originally marketed simply as Innis & Gun Oak Aged Beer. "Original" was added later.

Ingredients: Golden Promise and crystal malt; Phoenix hops.
""""For 30 days this honey-hued beer sleeps in hand selected oak barrels, locked inside a bonded warehouse, gradually assimilating the subtle flavours that reside in the wood. Barrels are then emptied and maturation continues for a further 47 days in a marrying tun where these natural flavours infuse and fall into perfect balance. This 77-day process is unique and produces a delicious, refreshing beer: Aromas of vanilla and toffee, hints of citrus, with a malty, lightly oaked,palate. Deftly balanced and light in texture, soothing and warming in the finish.""""


3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MarcinG (397) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - MAR 1, 2016
Butelka 660 ml. Z?ota barwa o bia?ej niskiej pianie. Aromat s?odowy o nucie toffi i wanilli.lekki aromat alkoholowy chmiele zdecydowanie ukryte. Slodkawe o delikatnym wysyceniu i ciastkowym posmaku. W g?ebi wanilla owoce .banany. niez?e piwo na sesje w pubie lub przy grillu

Marcin G

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kamillozo (116) - POLAND - FEB 27, 2016
Butelka. Piwo ma barwę jasnozłotą, jest perfekcyjnie krystaliczne. Przykrywa je drobniutka, biała piana wysoka na jeden palec. Utrzymuje się dzięki pracującemu ładnie nagazowaniu. Pozostawia niewielkie ślady na szkle. Aromat choć jest dość subtelny to faktycznie uwalnia wyraźną woń dębiny i wanilii. Jest też nuta alkoholu. Wydaj się też być lekko estrowe. Ogólnie aromatem przypomina jakiegoś mocniejszego belga. W smaku jest umiarkowanie słodkie, lekko landrynkowe. Wyraźne słody w typie herbatników, biszkoptu, do tego sporo toffi. Nadal też czuć alkohol. Piwo pozostawia zdecydowany waniliowy i taninowy posmak. Nagazowanie średnie do wysokiego, drobne i lekko szczypiące. Bąbelki nieustannie pracują w szkle. Goryczka niska.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hiledd (70) - Massachusetts, USA - FEB 26, 2016
Alcohol and smoked oak aroma, clear copper color, light to medium body, vanilla, oak, cherry flavor ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Connor66 (70) - - FEB 26, 2016
Golden couloir light hoppy taste with a hint of fruit and a deep oak taste ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
vinivini (1185) - BELARUS - FEB 24, 2016
Amber colour, moderate head, low retention. Nose of wood, whisky, fruit. Light to medium body. Taste of caramel, oak, whisky, light bitterness.

-- rated with beerbasher/winphone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hauxe (336) - Butzbach, GERMANY - FEB 24, 2016
Pours orange gold from the bottle with very little head. Aroma is whiskey, oak, and caramel. Taste reminds strongly of a whiskey and beer blend, with hints of vanilla. Finish is warm with a bit of smoke. Medium bodied, smooth, with low carbonation. Interesting and good.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
nybol (1364) - DENMARK - FEB 17, 2016
Let syrlig, og ikke meget humle, ikke så meget smag som man kunne have håbet.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
TedE (899) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - FEB 16, 2016
330ml bottle into shaker. Sweet woody perfume on the nose, notes of vanilla, bourbon, toffee. Golden amber beer with thin white head. Medium carbonation. Full bodied, creamy mouthfeel. Finish is oaky, malty, more toffee and, late on, distant light fruit cordial. Great beer, really complex and moreish. I’m enjoying the oak in this more than any wine/spirit I’ve ever had. Superb.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sohk (102) - Sofia, BULGARIA - FEB 12, 2016
UPDATED: FEB 25, 2016 Interesting in every way. I kind of liked it, with its twisted aroma and flavour.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
M_Sack (605) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - FEB 12, 2016
Bottle. Gold with a minimal white head. Rich aromas of wood, vanilla, figs and chocolate. Unusual sweetness, vanilla, oak and a touch of chocolate. Didn't like it. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 2 3  4  5 6 7 » 143


Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50