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Ridgeway
Brewed at Hepworth

Style: Barley Wine
Reading, England
Serve in Snifter

bottled
common

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RATINGS: 77   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.18   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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Erasmus_ro's rating

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Erasmus_ro (1821) - Alabama, USA - JAN 26, 2013
UPDATED: FEB 11, 2014 Cask @ Gallows Bird RAF 2013. Pours a copperish auburn. Aroma is dried fruit and caramel, quite sweet. Taste follows along the same lines though drier. Palate is full.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jackl (5605) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JUL 1, 2015
Bottle @ Croydonia. Amber with a small head. Nose of apples and caramel. Vanilla and peach. Taste is similar. Sort of hot and grainy. Croissant. Toast. Full and rich. Oily.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Leighton (13826) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 1, 2015
Bottle shared in London - thanks to Daniel. Vintage 2012. Pours clear gold with a frothy white head. The nose holds caramel, ripe citrus and bread. Heavy sweet flavor with piney hops, caramel, metal, earth. Full bodied with fine carbonation. Warming and oily on the finish with crunchy grains, rindy orange, bread, toasted caramel. So so.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rlgk (13172) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 27, 2015
Bottle from Sysyembolaget. Clear holden beer with a decent offwhite head. Malty fruity aroma, caramel, bread, grainy notes, some toffee. Malty toffee flavor, gun powder notes, sweet, vsnilla, raisins, a bit boozy. Unbalanced and not a favorite.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
larsniclas (5998) - Billdal, SWEDEN - JUN 26, 2015
Bottled from Systembolaget Clear golden with a small head. Vinous aroma with dried figs. Slightly oily palate. Vinous with more figs and dates.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
FunkyF (347) - Örebro, SWEDEN - JUN 26, 2015
Flaska från SB. Ljust bärnstensfärgad med vitt skum. Lätt koladoft med lite syrliga inslag. Söt torkad frukti smaken med mycket beska

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Linnet (1267) - Karlstad, SWEDEN - JUN 25, 2015
Earthy, hoppy, warming, vinous, earthy, jam, copper colour, small head, big bite, noticably sweet, lightly sweet, hot on the alcohol. Medium/fullbodied, average carbonation, bitter and a bit boozy finish. Big, bold, but a bit unrefined.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nisse666 (4946) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 24, 2015
Bottle from web SB cons 2015-06-24 Göteborg AR: pruns, rasins, dadels, buttery suger cake, AP: amber clear, no head F: rasins, pruns, crackers, tin feeling, sweet mouthfeel, soft carbonation, low bitternees, - 2012 vintage

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Gaultier (895) - SWEDEN - JUN 22, 2015
@ Agards väg 11/6-15. Spicy and sweet with some malt. Body is medium, the finish is dry and bitter with notes of spices, also warming alcohol. Not a Barley wine in my opinion.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Nicke80 (262) - Södertälje, SWEDEN - JUN 19, 2015
33cl bottle from systembolaget. Pours golden with little head. Sweet aroma with taste of Caramell and wine. Strong alcohol aftertaste.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Pyrmir (4068) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JUN 19, 2015
330 ml bottle. Golden with small white head. Aroma malty, toffee, sugar and some alcohol. Taste is similar, sweet, malty, sugar, alcohol with a sweet boozy finish.


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