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RATINGS: 71   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.02/5   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Kentucky Peach Barrel Wheat Ale is a light, crisp ale perfect for lazy, sun-drenched summer days. Images of your real (or fanciful) old Kentucky home in bourbon country are conjured up with every sip, thanks to the brew’s six-week aging period in fresh Kentucky bourbon barrels. Our barrel-aging process balances hints of caramel and vanilla and subtle cereal notes with the juiciness of a fresh ripe peach, creating a golden color. Enjoy this light-bodied, refreshing offering before the bright rays of summer fade into fall.


1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
jflopsu (1084) - New Jersey, USA - MAY 30, 2016
Pours a clear light gold with carbonation. A sweet peach, fruit and malt aroma. A sweet peach, malt, fruit, and light bourbon barrel taste. A dry oak and sweet peach aftertaste.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
oldrtybastrd (4911) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - MAY 11, 2016
Pours a light hazy golden color. Aromas of peachs, malts, and bread. Flavor is wheat bread with peaches on it, way to fruity for my taste. Its all I could do to suck this one down.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dogbrick (11021) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - MAY 3, 2016
Sample at Daily Growler Powell. Clear straw color with a thin white head that evaporates quickly to an outer ring. Spotty lacing. Peaches, oak and wheat in the nose. Medium body with flavors of sweet peaches, oak and wheat. The finish is fruity and oaky with a peach aftertaste. Decent overall.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Block (2138) - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA - APR 30, 2016
Golden pour. Aroma is a little fruity, some butter. Flavor is mild. Some peach. It feels heavy. Buttery finish. Interesting. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Turboninja (450) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 28, 2016
Tap@ABC Tavern, Cleveland, USA. Peach and vanilla can be tasted, other vice way too light for this percentage.

2.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
cheap (5146) - Beaver Valley, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 8, 2016
Tap at bocktown. Not sure where we are going with this one, barrel aged fruit beer? HAH. Beautifully sexy lacing. Slight sour peach aroma. How odd the flavor is. Rather dull on the taste. Yes, some unsweet peach is in there but it comes across quite like medicine with the barrel. What ev, not impressed. A little less than average for a fruit beer.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
aracauna (3445) - Georgia, USA - APR 6, 2016
Very light. Sweet and peach like those peach gummy rings. Not a stellar beer, but not bad.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
puboflyons (2948) - Allenstown, New Hampshire, USA - MAR 20, 2016
From the 12 fl. oz. bottle. The pour is bright yellow with a tremendous white foamy head that settles back after a few minutes. The aroma has peach esters mixed in with the grainy malt and wheat malt setting. Seems grassy too. The body is light to medium. Peach fruitiness is the main thing I get in the taste with only the vaguest hint of wheat. It has a clean, crisp finish. It probably would be quite good for a hot summer day.

2.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
kevinsenn (1892) - Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 12, 2016
On tap at Distillery. Massive peach aroma. Smooth peach and bourbon taste, vanilla and booze in the finish. The bourbon and booze gets stronger and mess pleasant with time. Not really a fan.

2.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
EithCubes (5458) - New Jersey, USA - MAR 9, 2016
Bottle. Nose dank artificial peach liqueur/extract, pours clear golden with a large and dense cream head. Light-medium body with more of that weak peach syrup, something like would be reserved for pancakes, with some bready-yeasty underfeelings and cereal grain, hints of bracing alcohol. Very light spice, hint of vanilla, maybe (dairy) cream. A little bland for the big size, but not disreputable, certainly not dirty. I’d have it again. [2016.03.09: 2.6]


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