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RATINGS: 76   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.8   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 12%
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Desciption - We took a decadent Honey Wheat Wine and placed it into a woodford reserve bourbon barrel 4 months ago. Tipping the abv scales at 12%, Wood Ya Honey is a a beer to be savored. Flavors of caramel, honey, vanilla, wood, and bourbon intermingle creating a crimson colored delight.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hamilton23 (617) - Alpine, California, USA - JAN 14, 2012
Poured from 22oz bottle. Pours caramel in color with a bit of beige head. Aroma is lots of honey and some rye. Taste follows the nose with lots of honey and bourbon and rye. This restores my faith in Jackie Os...It really is a love/hate relationship. Their beers are so hit and miss. This is a hit. Tastes a lot like Nemisis 09 by Founders. Good stuff.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
lassem (652) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 1, 2011
Bottle numbered -10 50/276. It Pours a muddy brownish with an almost non- existing head. The nise clearly witness the bourbon barrel aging. There isvanilla, coconut and a fine balanced maltyness. The taste is fresh with clearly sweet notes of honey backed up by a fine portion of Wood. There is also the caracteristica of bourbon without it dettig to much. It has a smooth and medium mouthfeel. The Best J Is so far.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Dogbrick (9656) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - SEP 28, 2011
Sample at the HSC Jackie Os tasting on 09/24/2011: The beer is a mostly clear reddish-brown color with a medium thin off-white head that recedes steadily. Partial rings of lacing on the glass. Aroma of bourbon, caramel malt and vanilla. Rich and smooth body with a boozy character and flavors of sweet malt, caramel and fruit. The finish is woody with a lingering alcohol burn. Pretty good all around.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
alexsdad06 (7107) - Ohio, USA - JUL 3, 2011
22 oz. bottle #132/276. Pours a dark reddish copper color with a medium sized beige head. The aroma has ample notes of honey, caramel, bourbon, vanilla, wood and a hint of butterscotch. The flavor is fairly sweet with honey, caramel and toffee. The bourbon is present, but not dominating. Additional notes of vanilla, wood and alcohol round out the experience. I have had this on draft many times and dont see much difference with the bottle. Definitely another solid beer from Brads lineup.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
TheEpeeist (3561) - Media, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 18, 2011
22 oz bottle. Almost clear brown with beige froth. Nose is caramel, bourbon and grass. Medium light with soft carb. Taste is honey, bourbon, grass; pretty much like the nose. Nice balance of all the elements without any dominating.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tmoney99 (12064) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAY 2, 2011
Bottle shared by alexsdad06. Poured clear brown color with an average frothy off-white head that mostly lasted with good lacing. Moderate to heavy dark honey, wood and small alcohol aroma. Medium to full body with a smooth texture and flat carbonation. Moderate to heavy dark honey sweet flavor with a medium to heavy sweet finish of moderate to long duration. This is a complex very good beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Thorpe429 (5016) - , Illinois, USA - APR 14, 2011
On tap at the Jackie Os 5th Anniversary Extravaganza. Served in a tulip. Pours a nice caramel-amber color with a limited head and a touch of lacing. There is a bit of a collar on the edges, though not much on the sides of the glass. The nose brings some light bourbon, vanilla, and oak along with some nice dark honey and caramel. The flavor isnt quite as complex or interactive, and was slightly too sweet for me. Nevertheless, Id have to see that this is certainly one of the better wheatwines that I have tasted. There were some nice caramel and bourbon notes there, and a good level of honey. Perhaps the best thing the taste had going for it was how well the finish accentuated what was there with the barrel character becoming more prevalent. In the end, this was a fairly-interesting brew that I enjoyed, but didnt get too much of. I liked having a few ounces, but wouldnt want that much more. Serving type: on-tap Reviewed on: 12-06-2010

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ibrew2or3 (7511) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - APR 3, 2011
Courtesy of Jackie-os trade master markwise. Thanks again Mark. Pours amber with copper edges and tan head. The aroma is spicy maple, honey, some dark fruity esters and loads of heat that begins to sear the snoot. The taste is rich yummy goodness with honey, sticky malts and molasses as well as some pine and spicy hop goodness. The brew comes together beautifully and makes me wish I had a case of this stuff sittin round.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
jrallen34 (3497) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 30, 2011
Bottle picked up at the release, 2010 batch, bottle 220/276. I had this at the release on tap several times(one of my favorites of the night) but this review is of the bottle consumed out of my Darkness glass...Super dark brown pour with plum hues. Good carbonation as about four fingers of tope head rises and stays for awhile. Great lacing...The aroma is not as in your face as I recall but nice balance of bourbon, oak, and honey. Sweet and alcoholic all at once...The taste is good as I remember, just awesome. TONS of honey mixed with bourbon, reminds of an old wives tail cold remedy (water, bourbon and honey hint of lemon). Honey is all over the front and the finish is the bourbon. First time Ive had a beer that finishes almost like drinking bourbon, warm, tingly, scratchy all the way down. Some vanilla creeps in one finish as well. This is awesome, another hit by Brad, a world class wheatwine.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
markwise (4867) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - MAR 21, 2011
Thanks to goryshkewych for this one in trade. Pours dark amber brown with a tan head. Nose is honey, booze, malt, caramel, vanilla, bourbon, depth and complexity. I love the smell of complexity. Flavor is similar with bourbon, honey, some sweet flavors like berry and bubble gum, vanilla, and lots of syrupy honey. Wow. This one is a sipper and while there is a hint of booze in the nose, it is nowhere near pronounced in the flavor or finish. Well done, Brad!


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