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Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Barley Wine
Copenhagen N, Denmark
Serve in Snifter

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RATINGS: 158   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71   EST. CALORIES: 375   ABV: 12.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
"When you have to kill a man, it costs nothing to be polite"

This beer jumps higher than yours, it builds houses bigger than yours, It’s mama is fatter than yours, it chops wood faster than yours, it’s father is could beat yours.... No reason to say, but Mine is bigger than yours!

Ingredients: Water, barley malt, flaked oats, light candy sugar, hops (Columbus, Simcoe, Citra) and yeast.

Brewed at De Proef Brouwerij, Lochristi-Hijfte, Belgium


Tonkun's rating

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tonkun (1226) - New Jersey, USA - FEB 4, 2013
Bottle. Hazy amber pour with a thick off white head. Candy, caramel, spice, pine, grapefruit, citrus, orange peel, nori. Candied ginger, spice, brown sugar. Sweet but not too sweet.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
visionthing (3683) - Oslo, NORWAY - AUG 1, 2015
37,5cl bottle shared by Alexcg. Clear amber with an off-white head. Fairly malty with caramel, herbs, fruits and hints of wood. Fairly sweet with nice bitterness, a bit too much on the sweet side. Decent barley wine.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Arve_Christian (3985) - Oslo, NORWAY - AUG 1, 2015
On bottle with Alexcg. Deep golden hazy color, ok foam. Medium aroma intensity; honey, malt, some fruitiness and yeast influence. Medium/ full body & high complexity. On the sweet side. Very enjoyable ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
vjohans (512) - SWEDEN - AUG 1, 2015
Bottle from ølbutikken caramel, hay, roasty, cereal, citrus, herbs, alcohol, brown, cloudy, white foam, heavy cloying sweetness, lightly bitter, medium body, slick feel, soft carbonation, long finish, overwelming sweet. Might ned some ageing

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rouhlas (1343) - GREECE - AUG 1, 2015
From tap. Dark amber color with light beige. Malty caramel aroma, toffee, citrusy fruity, piney. Sweet and light bitter taste aroma. Medium oily body with soft carbonation.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mateuszk (1040) - Poznań, POLAND - JUL 31, 2015
Bottle. Aroma of caramel, malt, candies, dried fruits, all very sweet and complex. In taste sweet,sticky with driwd fruits, candi fruts, caramel. Oily, smooth with alcohol which is there but do not interfere in drinking. Very smooth and easy drinking. Great stuff.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
aleksander9 (845) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 14, 2015
Copper with tan head. Toffee, American hops, earth and citrus. Sweet, toffee, spicy and floral finish. Overall: Enjoyable.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hesoo (77) - Warszawa, POLAND - JUL 13, 2015
wzorzec ilości cukru w cukrze i amerykańskich chmieli w barley wine. Bardzo ciężkie oleiste piwo, do długiego delektowania się z szarlotką (nie za słodką) i lodami.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
tderoeck (6492) - Gent, BELGIUM - JUL 2, 2015
8/VI/15 - 37.5cl bottle from Bierhalle Deconinck (Vichte) @ home - BB: 26/III/2024 (2015-769) < /i> Thanks to Erwin for sharing the bottle!

Clear amber to red brown beer, creamy irregular yellow to beige head, little stable, adhesive. Aroma in the bottle: red wine, some vinegar. In the glass: lots of honey, sweet, sugary, bit fruity. MF: soft carbon, medium to full body. Taste: sweet and sugary start, pretty hoppy, alcohol, dried fruits, some honey. Aftertaste: nice bitterness, dried fruits, alcohol, pretty hoppy, some citrus notes.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
SeniorZozo (303)
- Budapest, HUNGARY - JUN 18, 2015
Great sweet very strong beer. Off head so clear color. Sweet, dried fruits, great....yeah

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
likeatrainwreck (178) - Stockport, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUN 13, 2015
Big sweet beer, dark copper with off white sticky head. Jam, sugar, alcohol, sticky dried fruit... boozy and warming. Good stuff.


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