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Laitilan Kievari Barley Wine

Brewed by Laitilan Wirvoitusjuomatehdas
Style: Barley Wine
Laitila, Finland
Serve in Snifter


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RATINGS: 70   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27/5   IBU: 28   EST. CALORIES: 249   ABV: 8.3%
Pale ale-, münchner-, vehnä-, kristalli- ja suklaamaltaat, uusiseelantilainen Nelson Sauvin -humalat, vesi ja hiiva

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (40504) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 20, 2015

Bottle 330ml. @ home.

[ As Laitilan Kievari Barley Wine ].
[ Trade by oh6gdx ]. Clear medium to dark red brown color with a small, frothy - fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, caramel, dried fruit, bread, tobacco, berry, raisin, wood, light metalic. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet with a long duration, dried fruit, tobacco, sweet malt, wood. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft to flat, finish feel is light alcoholic. [20151109]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Erasmus_ro (2083) - Alabama, USA - MAY 29, 2015
Bottle. Pours a dark brown, small head. Aroma is caramel, dried fruit, some salty liquorice. Taste follows along the same lines, more salty liquorice, less caramel and dark fruit. Alright.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
nihtila (2091) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 14, 2015
3.5.2014. Dark red colour, light brown head disappearing quickly. Aroma of malts, raisin, berries. Taste is very sweet, like liquor, with malts and some bitterness (too much for the style) in finish. Bitter, sour and sweet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
zvikar (4091) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - DEC 30, 2014
Bottle sample at a tasting at the Beer & Beyond shop. Thanks Stas. Pours brown hazy with a beige head, aroma of toffee, caramel, dried fruits, flavor of toffee, caramel and dried fruits, medium bodied.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Nisse666 (5419) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - DEC 17, 2014
Bottle thx to jookos, great pick man - cons 2014-12-17 Göteborg AE: rasins, pruns, malt extract, sugar cake AP: hazy amber reddish, wee frothy transparent beige head F: plums, rasins, pruns, sugar cake, soft carbonation, wee warming feeling, almond liqure, a nice beer

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DSG (9317) - Tel Aviv, - NOV 27, 2014
Bottle sample at a tasting at the Beer & Beyond shop. Thanks Stas. Amber color. Thick malty aroma with caramel, alcohol, biscuits, a bit of chocolate, some fruitiness and alcohol. Sweet flavor, boozy, malty, with caramel, some fruitiness and a bit of bitterness in the finish. Medium-bodied.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
madsberg (11018) - Sřborg, DENMARK - SEP 21, 2014
Bottled. Dark amber coloured. Unclear. Small light beige head. Aroma. Ripe fruits, sweetness, spice, caramel. Flavour. Ripe fruits, sweetness, caramel, spice, vague bread. Meidum to full bodied. Ends fruity and with alcoholbite.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ungstrup (31419) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 20, 2014
Bottled. An amber beer with a beige head. the aroma has notes of over ripe fruits and malt. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt and caramel, leading to a bitter finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
joergen (24402) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 20, 2014
Bottle at yespr. Hazy red-brown colored with a medium sized off-white head. Sweet and fruity flavor of caramel and dried fruits with notes of chocolate. Fruity flavor of caramel, hops, bread and dried fruits. Hoppy finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Pinball (11704) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - SEP 20, 2014
cloudy brown, small white head. mild malty aroma, slightly caramelly sweet. flavor is sweet caramelly, dark caramelly,dark toffee.

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