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Old Chimneys XV Golden Strong Ale

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Brewed by Old Chimneys
Style: Barley Wine
Diss, England
Serve in Snifter

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RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 3.45/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22   EST. CALORIES: 252   ABV: 8.4%
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3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Benjii (3049) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 10, 2012
In bottle at Craig’s. Pours a golden colour with a fair white head. Aroma of candy sugar, candy apples, caramel and alcohol. Similar flavours with mild carbonation and an oily mouth-feel.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (30766) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - NOV 10, 2012
27.5 cl bottle. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is fruity, hoppy and light toasted malty. Toasted malty, sweet, light caramelish and bitter. Light fruity and crisp hoppy finish.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
fiulijn (14350) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 4, 2012
Courtesy of HenrikSoegaard, batch 337, bb 01.04.2012
Golden color. Some aroma of chemicals, alcohol. Some sweetness, alcohol, poor flavor, some alcohol. Quite mediocre.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
HenrikSoegaard (10420) - Randers, DENMARK - APR 1, 2012
Bottle. Creamy white good mostly lsting head. Yellow colour. Moderate malty and hoppy aroma. Moderate bitter flavor. Light sweet. Average finish. Creamy palate. Nice.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bobinlondon (1256) - Harrow, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 6, 2012
Bottle from brewery, lot 300. Amber with a gushing white head which died fairly quickly. Nit dissimilar to a Belgium tripel. Warming with notes of marmalade. Dry bitter finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
chrisv10 (10832) - DENMARK - NOV 22, 2011
Bottle. Clear golden with small tan head. Aroma is malt, fruit and melon. Flavour is malt, medium sweet, fruit, spices, little citrus, hops, little bitter and notes of alcohol.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rasmus40 (10698) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2011
Clear amber with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel, fruity and alcohol. Flavor is quite sweet and moderate bitter. Sweet finish with warming alcohol. 221111

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
saxo (13833) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2011
Bottle. Nice head with good duration. Color is golden. Aroma and taste are caramel, candy sugar, fruits, hay, malt and hops.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (34434) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAY 17, 2011

Bottle 275ml. @ home.

[ Trade by cgarvieuk ]. Clear medium to dark orange yellow colour with a average to large, frothy, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, white to off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, caramel, fruity, overripped fruit, dusty, light moderate hoppy, orange - citrus, flowers, apricot. Flavour is light heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a long duration, peppery. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20110507]

3.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
thewolf (11131) - Kolding, DENMARK - APR 7, 2011
Bottle @ YNWA, Kolding.
Pours clear dark golden with a small, staying, creamy, almost white head. Aroma is vinious, high malty, light citric, apples and esters. Lowish carbonation, oily and a bit sharp mouthfeel. Flavour is a bit sharply vinious, malty sweet, doughy, light biscuit, citrus. A bit too unbalanced.


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