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Uinta Anniversary Barley Wine

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RATINGS: 663   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63   IBU: 72   EST. CALORIES: 312   ABV: 10.4%
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First brewed in small batches annually to commemorate Uinta’s anniversary, this soul-warming brew is now available year-round. (Uinta’s anniversary is observed and noted by the change of the roman numeral on the label.) Uinta’s award winning barley wine has a dark amber hue with a rich malty character. Serious amounts of hops are used to balance its hardy alcohol content of over 10% ABV. Originating in England in the nineteenth century, barley wines are brewed with the same traditional ingredients as beer: water, malted barley, hops and yeast. There are no grapes or fruit used in the brewing process. The name “barley wine” refers to its alcohol content being similar to that of most wines, ranging from 8.5% to 14% ABV. Unlike most beers, barley wines age remarkably well. If you have the will power, set an Anniversary Barley Wine aside for a year or more.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
Cool_Bond (1251) - Kung av Öl @ Facebook, SWEDEN - JUL 20, 2014
Floral and fruity fragrance. The taste is fruity and quite bitter. Hard bitterness that lies down on the tongue for a long time. Follow me @ Kung av öl @ Facebook for more pictures and ratings.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
beer_est_deus (605) - örebro, SWEDEN - JUL 18, 2014
Klar, vinröd-brun öl med ett brun orange skum. Doft: Malt, humle, örter, fat, exotisk frukt sallad, läder. Smak: Malt, humle, citrus, frukt likör. Trevlig Barley Wine i både smak och doft. Vill dock ha lite mer söttma.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Frovigalning (2928) - Örebro, SWEDEN - JUL 18, 2014
Bottle from Systembolaget. Malty smell with caramel, hoppy with fruits and pine. Hoppy taste with pine and grape. Strong bitterness.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Maverick34 (2178) - New York, USA - JUL 9, 2014
Bottled. Yeasty light amber cloud pour. boozy grapefruit and sappy resin malts. Pretty decent.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
stouby (3700) - Holbæk, DENMARK - JUL 6, 2014
Bottle at home. Clear dark red with a small tan head. Aroma medium+ malty (caramel, roasted, notes of dark fruit), heavy hoppy. Flavor medium+ sweet, heavy bitter, long lasting, Medium+ body, medium carbonated.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hackobock (1202) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 28, 2014
Bottle from Systembolaget. Pours clear dark red with a dense tan head. Aroma is sweet malt, dried fruits, roasted and light alcohol. Taste is sweet caramel, light roasted and bitter astringent. Finish is roasted and a bit harsh bitter. Medium bodied and average carbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Vignale (2003) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUN 25, 2014
Flaska från SB. Söt, fruktig doft med mango, grape, citruszest, tall, ananas, honung, karamell och alkoholvärme. Stor söt men framförallt besk smak. En stor BW med allt vad det innebär men en riktigt elak beska med maskros och grapevitebeska som gör att man sippar i små doser. Rejäl maltsötma, karamell, smörkakor, frukt men i slutänden mest besk. Lite för så i min bok.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
maxwelldeux (3500) - Everett, Washington, USA - JUN 22, 2014
Bottle at a barley wine tasting. Pours a reddish amber color. Nose has some slight caramel and booziness to it. Taste is slightly sweet, and ends up being a remarkably easy drink. OK.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
joergen (20576) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 22, 2014
Bottle at Borup. Clear red-brown coloured with a medium sized beige head. Sweet and fruity aroma of caramel, dried fruits and hops with notes of pine needles. Sweet and fruity flavour of caramel, hops and grass. Hoppy finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Desverger (1714) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 21, 2014
Bottle@Borups - dark amber pour with medium beige head. Aroma and taste is sweet malty, caramel, toffee, dark dried fruits, raisin prominent, nice mouthfeel. Very nice.


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