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RATINGS: 1446   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21/5   EST. CALORIES: 198   ABV: 6.6%
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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.""""


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2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jdobbs (411) - New Brunswick, - DEC 6, 2012
Aroma is one of beer’s most complex features. Aroma is propelled by lively CO2 and dampened by pillowy heads - especially nitrogen foam. Click on a term below to add it to your tasting notes


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ALIBALI (696) - Kiel, GERMANY - SEP 30, 2016
Rauchig, fassig und mit einem leichten Apfelduft versehen. Sagt zumindest Baby 😉. Mag daran liegen das wir dieses Bier vom Fass getrunken haben, aber optisch war das fast ne Nullnummer. Megafiltritiert und komplett ohne Schaum. Buh. Der schlanke Körper mit dem Hang zum Wein wird dann nett von holzigen Whiskyflavours umgarnt, die nie zu aufdringlich werden. CRAFT BEER BAR Hannover. 0,25/4€.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
d273380 (3) - ITALY - SEP 25, 2016 does not count
Scottish strong ale. A little aromatic with the flavours and aromas of Scotland.

---Rated via Beer Buddy for Android

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
onceblind (7325) - Denver, Colorado, USA - SEP 21, 2016
Very slightly hazy deep honey golden under a thin off white top. Semisweet biscuity aroma with a wee touch of beechwood smoke, a little sausage, and bright oak. Smooth and bread malty flavor with a kiss of smoky malt giving a light German sausage nuance, oak, and a light bready finish. Light gentle honey throughout.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Arcanor (205) - Quebec, CANADA - SEP 21, 2016
500ml bottle with no date. Pour light copper and clear. Fast disappearing white foam that left nothing, nothing at all. I’m not even sure it was white, it was to fast to notice. Aroma of cheap scotch and wet wood. Taste like a scotch with too much water, notes of caramel and wood. Once in my mouth, it’s actually not too bad I should say. Full body for the style, medium carbonation. Warmth of Scottish ethylene and caramel finish.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
vyvvy (5864) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - SEP 18, 2016
The beer pours clear copper with an off white head. The aroma has toffee, alcohol, oak, caramel and some medicinal notes. It has a medium body with light carbonation. The taste has toffee, crackers, toasty malt, oak, dates and some earthy/spicy hops. Pretty good.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
AntonyWilson (138) - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA - SEP 17, 2016
330ml Bottle: Pours a clear golden with a reddish tinge, fizzy head that disappears quickly. Aroma of wood chips and a slight maltiness. Definite wood characteristics come through with a medium bitterness. Nice and malty, however, not much in the way of hop flavour. Finishes sweet with a medium body and fizzy carbonation.

2.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
MrThirsty_za (1) - SOUTH AFRICA - SEP 14, 2016 does not count
Found it to be very heavy on the whiskey/bourbon flavour which i don’t like. Did really like the aroma and appearance. While it was not for my taste, can see why it made their barrel range so popular. Found the mouth-feel to be very smooth but also full in body, and initially, it was too bitter. I think I started out with it too cold, cause it really mellowed nicely as it warmed up.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Jultsu (746) - TAMPERE, FINLAND - SEP 10, 2016
BBE Jul 17. Kirkkaan tummankellertävä peruslager, olematon vaahto. Tuoksussa jotain epäaitoa esanssia, suutuntuma samaa teollista esanssia, kuivahko, parfyyminen vetisen tahmea lager.. Ei todellakaan mun juttu.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
kaserov (185) - Oviedo, SPAIN - SEP 6, 2016
Similar a la Innis & Gunn Rum Finish, pero sin el ron y más maltosa. Estaba bebiéndola y pensando: entra con textura de agua pero... ¿a qué coño sabe? Hasta que me percaté de que era miel (o eso creo). Me encanta la miel, pero desde luego no para beber con cerveza. Le falta carbonatación para que no sea tan fácil de tragar.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
cagou007 (1039) - FRANCE - SEP 5, 2016
Pours clear golden with thin white head. Nose is whisky and malt. Aromas are sweet malts, whisky, woody notes. Average carbonation, medium body. Meis sweet, bitter and whisky finish.


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