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Oskar Blues G’Knight (Bourbon Barrel)
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style
Serve in Snifter, Tulip

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RATINGS: 87   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 261   ABV: 8.7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
also called "Whiskey Barrel" G’Knight.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
johnadam2002 (529) - Hainesport, New Jersey, USA - FEB 25, 2008
Poured dark amber with a off white head. Aroma of vanilla and oak. Sweet oak and vanilla to start with some whiskey in the finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
adrian910ss (2421) - philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 22, 2008
On tap at Capone’s. Pours a muddy sandy brown with a large creamy white head. Lots of lacing. Aroma of vanilla, oak wood and bourbon/whiskey. Taste is creamy with hints of oak, vanilla and bourbon. Very nice.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jason (1732) - Easton, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 22, 2008
Draft at Capones. Hazy orange body with thin head. Aroma is vanilla, wood, sweet and malty. Flavor is sweet vanilla taste, wood, bourbon and light hops. Good stuff.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ty5592 (1018) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 20, 2008
Draft. Cloudy/muddy ice tea color with frothy off white head. Aroma of wood, vanilla, and light citrus notes. The taste was the same with light caramel and whiskey notes in the finish. Massive lacing left in the glass.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
TheEpeeist (3543) - Media, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 20, 2008
On tap at Capone’s. Cloudy brown with a thin whitish head. Leaves lacy strands. Aroma very subdued; piney hops and barrel smoothed whiskey. Taste more dominated by the whiskey but doesn’t seem bourbony. A little too sharp when combined with the orange hop bitterness. Still pretty good. Some caramel, honey and vanilla come out as it warms. Medium body, mild carb.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
hopdog (9829) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 20, 2008
On tap. Poured a deeper and cloudy / muddy amberish color with an averaged sized frothy off white head. Aromas of whiskey, woody, pine, vanilla, and some caramel. Tastes of whiskey, wood/oak, vanilla, citrus, sugary, and caramel. I liked this one.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
fordest (2030) - Santee/San Diego, California, USA - DEC 6, 2007
GABF. Hazy golden color with decent head. Nice wood and citrus aromas. Classic Godon flavor just touch with wood and vanilla. Pretty good.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
BDR (2534) - Roseville, Minnesota, USA - NOV 22, 2007
Cloudy brown appearance with faint head. Hops and oak on the aroma, but not overly bourbony. Similar taste with a smooth finish. The hops and bourbon oak in the flavor meshed perfectly.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
mkobes (2142) - paramus, New Jersey, USA - NOV 14, 2007
On tap at OB. Hazy orange in color with a off white head that left a nice lacing on the glass. Oak vanilla and citrusy aroma. Caramel hoppy woody notes. Bourbon, oak citrusy flavor. Malty notes. Finish is bitter. Full bodied. Well balanced. Very nice beer. Very drinkable.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bu11zeye (12268) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - OCT 19, 2007
(Draught) Pours a hazy amber body with a medium off-white head. Aroma of oak, vanilla, citrus, and caramel. Flavor of bourbon, oak, citrusy hops, and lightly toasted malt.


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