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Kuhnhenn Bourbon Barrel Mead

Kuhnhenn Bourbon Barrel Mead
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RATINGS: 48   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 450   ABV: 15%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tchaos (428) - New York, USA - MAR 24, 2015
Nip bottle. Pours clear, still Gold. Aroma of barrel, honey, and vanilla. Bourbon forward taste with honey and oak. Solid.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tkrjukoff (4304) - SWEDEN - MAR 13, 2015
Bottle. Pours clear golden. Aroma is sweet honey chemical. Flavor is honey sweet a bit chemical and acidy with a bit astringent aftertaste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
italarican (1543) - Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA - FEB 24, 2014
Bottle at the Triad bottle share at Foothills organized by Mike. This was predominantly bourbon barrel. I mean like literally licking the barrel. A slick palate reminds you this is a mead, but itís straight up bourbon barrel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SHIG (4670) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - JUL 6, 2013
Bottle thanks to Hubsluvsbeer that I shared with my father in law: poured golden color with a few bubbles to no head. Aroma is strong alcohol bourbon and honey. Taste is light smoke, bourbon, honey an strong booziness. Definitely different with sweetness fighting with dryness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mikem409 (1985) - bloomfield, Michigan, USA - MAY 6, 2013
Bottle. Pours gold. Big honey and okay vanilla aroma. Taste is sweet boozy bourbon with nice mellow vanilla honey finish

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BlowOffTube (501) - Michigan, USA - APR 10, 2013
Was hoping for something different but am fairly new to meads. Very clear, yellow tint on pour. Little carbonation. Reminded me of drinking watered down Bourbon, which Iím not a huge fan of. Decent, but would pass up another bottle.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
umich03jm (3493) - Flat Rock, Michigan, USA - MAR 3, 2013
Bottle from 2012 Winter Solstice. Pours an ultra clear, bright golden yellow color with no head. Aroma is an even mix of honey and bourbon. Taste is moderately sweet, not as sweet as most meads Iíve had. Honey and bourbon are evenly balanced here. Sort of tastes like a rum liqueur in a way. Lightly boozy finish, almost no alcohol warming. This is my first bourbon barrel mead. This is really well made but I think I prefer my meads without bourbon in it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
michaelinwa (656) - Bothell, Washington, USA - JAN 25, 2013
Bottle from trade with umich03jm. Really eager to try a mead, especially something from this brewer. Has a light golden color sort of like a white wine. Aroma is slightly sweet, a little boozy, and reminds me of wine. Flavor is lightly sweet, with a strong alcohol presence, and some flavor of honey, and a hint of bourbon. Finishes sweet but in a good, and some warming alcohol. Very enjoyable and a great change of pace. Thanks for snagging this for me, JM.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
jredmond (7460) - New York, New York, USA - JAN 16, 2013
Bottle courtesy of lionsandbeer trade brought to Vinnyís January 2013 tasting. Pours a clear, pale yellow body with no head or lacing. Aroma is bourbon, wax and honey. Mouthfeel is slick with notes of booze, honey, wax, bourbon and light flowers.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
PhillyCraft (5760) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 6, 2013
Bottle split with a bunch of heads couresty of James. Pours semi clear yellow color with no head or lacing. Notes of bourbon, butter, honey wax, bannana creme, and oak. Was a tad bit boozey but maintained a nice body and texture.

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