yespr (31110) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUL 26, 2009
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
22 fl oz bottle. Pours hazy dark orange to brown with a small off-white head. Smooth and fruity barrel aged aroma. Light eye burn. Vanilla and chocolate malt flavoured. Mild wooden and vanilla finish. Very smooth.
Ungstrup (29230) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - DEC 20, 2010
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottled. An unclear brown beer with a thin beige head. The aroma has notes of malt, bourbon, and wood. The flaovr is sweet with notes of malt, alcohol, bourbon, and a bit of wood.
Papsoe (25088) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 15, 2009
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle 65 cl. Pours a cloudy opaque dark brown with a creamy, beige head. Aroma has lots overripe fruit, bourbon and licorice allsorts. Quite full-bodied, again lots of caramel and overripe fruit. Sweet caramel and a warming alcohol in the finish. Absolutely no bitterness. 110709
madmitch76 (14834) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 20, 2012
4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
23rd June 2010
Cloudy brown beer. No real head. Minerally nose with sherry and coca cola notes. Softish palate, a tad dry. Sweet coconut and malt. Subtle cherry in the undertone. Moderate and smooth bourbon with a little unsweet wood. Smooth finish with mild bitterness in the aftertaste.
Theis (13374) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JAN 19, 2011
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle (Vintage 2009) at Plovmand’s - Thanks. Cloudy red/brown - offwhite head. Bourbon, coconut, sweetness, raisins, ryebread notes, roasted, barley, vanilla, wooden, fruity, dark fruits. Nice.
bu11zeye (11940) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - AUG 11, 2009
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
(A couple 22oz bottles) Pours a hazy mahogany body with a small beige head. Aroma of vanilla, bourbon, caramel, and toffee. Flavor of caramel malt, hops (herbal), dark fruit, vanilla, and bourbon.
argo0 (11452) - Washington DC, USA - OCT 27, 2010
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
22oz bottle, thanks ygtbsm94. Small beige head atop clear brown body. Aroma is moderately sweet, chocolate, some Bourbon, caramel. Taste is moderately sweet, milk chocolate, some Bourbon, caramel. Sticky full body.
Travlr (11366) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 26, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle courtesy of ygtbsm94, thanks! I think it’s really stupid that brewers are forced to add the unnecessary words "style ale" onto the label. But I digress. Plenty of whiskey in this one, in the aroma and the taste, bu too much for my taste.
jcwattsrugger (11079) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - NOV 1, 2010
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
‘09 -bottle-thanks wavers1 via jtclockwork for sharing-pours a light brown head and dark red/brown color. Aroma is plum/date/cherry, dark malt-toffee, slight alcohol, cinnamon stick/vanilla. Taste is bourbon/wood, plum/date/tart cherry, dark malt-toffee, slight alcohol, cinnamon stick/vanilla.
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - JUL 19, 2009
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Name: Old Dipsea Barleywine Style Ale, BA
Date: July 11, 2009
Source: RBSG 2009
Appearance: hazy dark amber, scant head
Aroma: sweet dark caramel and vanilla aroma
Flavor: rich caramel malt flavor, nice bourbon, sweet vanilla, balancing oakyness, touch of alcohol
Aroma: 7/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 7/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 15/20