RateBeer
Toccalmatto Bedda Matri Marsala Wine Barrel Aged
     click to upload
overall
97
91
style
Brewed by Birrificio Toccalmatto
Style: Barley Wine
Fidenza (PR), Italy
Serve in Snifter

bottled
available

on tap
unknown

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 37   MEAN: 3.85/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.69   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 12%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Maturata due anni in botti di Marsala
Barley wine passato per due anni in botti di castagno dove era stato maturato dell’ottimo vino Marsala siciliano.

Aged 2 years in chestnut barrels that previously were used for the maturation of Marsala wine


4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
sarauckelman (160) - Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, GERMANY - SEP 27, 2013
First pour from a bottle at Borefts. Description in booklet: Bedda Matri Barley Wine Marsala Wine Barrel Aged. Barley Wine aged for two years in the barrels of marsala wine. Beautiful reddish brown color, lovely aroma with strong honey. Aged in chestnut wood. Sweet palatte.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
langeveld12 (202) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 28, 2013
UPDATED: MAR 15, 2014 From bottle at Borefts 2013. Awesome beer. Perfect mix between all the good from wine and beer. By far the best beer I had at Borefts. Sweet dried fruits, vineous notes, tawny port, some alcohol. I must find another bottle. Update: found another bottle. Pours no head. Body is hazy amber. Aroma contains light malts (light bread, cookie, roasted malts, nuts, molasses), light hops (flowers, pine, grapefruit, orange) and grape, raisin, plum, prune, white wine, tawny port, cask wood, honey and alcohol. Flavor is light acidic and then sweet. Body is full with syrupy texture. Carbonation is flat. It looks and feels like a port, it tastes like a beer and also like wine. This is not for everyone but I love it.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
ShivanDragon (1441) - Leeuwarden, NETHERLANDS - SEP 30, 2013
@Borefts 2013
bruin met lichte kraag
aroma: zoet, honing, hout, bourbon, vanille
smaken: enorm zoet, vanille, bourbon, gedroogde fruit, hout, afdronk zoet, vanille, zachte smaken, redelijke body, laag co2, ja lekker, meer van dit spul !!!!

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
JefVerstraete (1203) - BELGIUM - SEP 28, 2013
Dark brown, some beige foam. Very full and complex taste. Aroma of dried fruit, caramel and honey. Sweet and bitter.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
goozen (2886) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - SEP 28, 2013
Bottle at Boreft’13: Brown/red coloured brew with an sweet bitter and red wine taste and the beer is simply great.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Benzai (7322) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - OCT 1, 2013
Sampled @ Borefts 2013. Hazy red color, small off - white head. Smell and taste malts, winey, alcohol, wood, full body, medium to full carbonation. Nice! !

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Theis (13288) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 7, 2013
Bottle at Borefts BeerFest 2013. Clear dark red/brown - offwhite head. Sweetness, ryebread, dry wooden, raisins, caramel, light wooden, sherry notes, oakey, light alcoholic.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MarcoDL (2060) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 5, 2014
Very tasty barley wine. The Italian heritage is detectable in the sweet dark fruits and smooth spices. Very good.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Christian (11027) - Odense, DENMARK - MAY 21, 2014
At Borefts Beer Festival 2013. Cloudy browwn with a small off-white head. Malty aroma with dried fruit, port wine and a hint of oak. Sweet complex flavour with dried fruit, oak, nutty notes and vineous, warm alcohol

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
77ships (3592) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - SEP 29, 2013
375 ml. bottle sampled @ Borefts 2013. Dark red brown, only some bubbles for head (they opened a new bottle for me). Nose is sweet, oily, honey, wood, very sweet red wine, wood, very thick malts, caramel, dried fruits,… Taste is interesting, thick oxidized malts, caramel & honey, wood, lots of exotic sweet spices, herbs, oxidised wine, sweet wine, chestnuts, red fruits, warming honey finish, toffee, fallen leaves. Oily, flat, full. Interesting, neat even if not 100 % successful for me personally.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50