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Smog City Bourbon Barrel Aged OE

Smog City Bourbon Barrel Aged OE
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RATINGS: 24   MEAN: 3.93/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.8/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 390   ABV: 13%
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4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
marcus (8903) - Sacramento, California, USA - JUL 24, 2016
Bottle from Capitol Beer & Tap Room. Pours dark brown with a thick tan head and a maple and bourbon aroma. There is a full-bodied dark molasses flavor with a nice dose of bourbon. Starts sweet, but quickly bitters with a nice vanilla bourbon finish. A great sipper.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
bhensonb (13845) - Woodland, California, USA - JUL 3, 2016
Bottle with CB for Capitol Beer in Sacramento, CA, but memory says it’s from Marcus. Memory! Meh! Pours very dark copper with a beige head.Aroma of caramel and sweet toffee. Near full bodied at least. Flavor is bourbon/treacle/toffee/brown sugar. Which does not do justice to the flavor. It is very strongly flavored. Not dry of course, and only moderately bitter, but it is really flavorful and tasty.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Savage_Night (414) - California, USA - JUN 17, 2016
Bottle #3515. Pours slightly thick ruby red with small fizzy khaki head that fades leaving behind a small ring and no cap but good carbonation AROMA: loads of Bourbon notes, caramel, malty, herbal hops, spices, toffee, molasses, floral, faint lemon zest, woody, oak char, bitterness, coffee, herbs, cough drop, vanilla, licorice, phenols, earthy, dry tobacco and boozy. TASTE: caramel, coffee, chocolate, bourbon, vanilla, malty, maple syrup, molasses, spices, faint citrus, soy sauce, woody, oak char, earthy, hop bitterness, herbal, tannins, licorice, raisin, cough drop, toffee, smokey and cinnamon . AFTER TASTE: caramel, hop bitterness, citrus, malty, spices and bourbon with a thick syrupy spiced and bitter tannin finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Marheb (4585) - San Diego, California, USA - JUN 8, 2016
(En fût à la source): Chaud, liquoreux, caramélisément étalé, vanillé, soupçon acceptable d’acétone et une mornifle boisée molle et raisonnablement sèche.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
alexsdad06 (8727) - Ohio, USA - DEC 22, 2015
500 ml bottle shared with drsordr. Pours a clear copper color with a small to medium off white head. The aroma and flavor have sweet malts, caramel, toffee, vanilla, bourbon, smooth dessert like beer, hint of wood and a general spice character, some booze comes through, solid enough.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
drsordr (2239) - Loveland, Ohio, USA - DEC 22, 2015
Bottle shared by alexsdad06 pour ruby copper with moderate ecru head. Nose Bourbon, toffee, bready, caramel. Taste Bourbon and vanilla, butterscotch, toffee. Taste different than the nose but taste is better. Smooth mouth feel.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (21549) - , Essex, ENGLAND - SEP 15, 2015
12th September 2015
Almost clear deep red beer, good pale tan head. Big bourbon nose. Palate is surprisingly light and has mild minerally crispness. Big bourbon - spicy. Toffee - cream malts underneath. Trace of vanilla oak. Fruity bourbon before a light dry finish. Warming afterglow. Pretty full on bourbon! Hides the abv reasonably well.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
djd07 (9533) - Houston, Texas, USA - SEP 3, 2015
Bottle at De Garde quarterly. Pours a clear brown with small beige head that diminishes to nothing. The aroma is bourbon, toffee, roast. Thin mouth, candy sugar, caramel, bourbon, very sweet, really nice.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ferris (12143) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 31, 2015
Bottle - Caramel and a bit of cocoa on the nose. Deep brown with no head. Lots of sweet fig and very syrupy. Sweet, but nice.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ernesto987 (5429) - Arizona, USA - JUN 17, 2015
no way man. This is drinking maple syrup. Wayt o cloying sweet, my teeth hurt after this, this isnt beer.


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