White Pony Microbirrificio
Brewed at Brouwerij Het Nest

Style: Barley Wine
Piove di Sacco (PD), Italy
Serve in Snifter


on tap

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RATINGS: 148   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56/5   IBU: 23   EST. CALORIES: 321   ABV: 10.7%
Belgian barleywine style ale. Our The Oracle was thought as point of meeting between english barleywines and belgian quadrupel, it’s fermented with Trappist yeast.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
erickok (5452) - Leuven, BELGIUM - DEC 10, 2015
Nice thick Belgian ale. Sticky, sweet, brown malts, white chocolate, apple pie. Quite some smoke too, in aroma and taste. Odd beer but I do like it. Mixed Belgian style with a crafty twist. I have mind all that sweetness. (33cl bottle from QV.ID)

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
artiredbirds (453) - St.Petersburg, RUSSIA - DEC 9, 2015
Вы пробова& сладков& барлик, который радовал бы вас как карлик? Нет, до этого момента.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hansvf (707) - - NOV 15, 2015
Zoete, maar weinig weiige lucht . in de smaak wel veel zoet, en veel prik. Barleywine is toch echt niet mijn ding.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Abijen (2512) - ’s-Hertogenbosch, NETHERLANDS - NOV 15, 2015
Donker bruin bier met een goede getinte schuim kraag. Ruikt zoet, alcohol, overrijp fruit. Smaakt fruitig, kruidig, vanille, alcohol.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bosbouw (2688) - Gemonde, NETHERLANDS - NOV 15, 2015
Bruine, bijna zwarte kleur met een goede kraag. Ruikt zoetig, vanille, crème. Smaakt vol vanille, crème. Beetje alcohol.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ciocanelu (1425) - Timisoara, ROMANIA - NOV 12, 2015
UPDATED: DEC 15, 2015 hazy amber color with beige head. Aroma has caramel and booze soaked raisins. Also some overripe red apples. Taste starts with caramel, butterscotch but not really sweet. The taste is balanced at first and gets quite bitter towards the finish. Body is very smooth with light carbonation. The label says "belgian barleywine" and indeed, it has some belgian yeast characteristics but also a lot of hop bitterness, like an american barleywine. Overall it’s a really interesting take on the style.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
adasko (1921) - Poznan, POLAND - OCT 19, 2015
Awesome heavy, dense aroma with malty, winy, typical belgian quadrupel notes with tiny touch of alcohol. Almost clear, dark amber color beer, with tiny beige head to it. In taste I would say it’s a very much typical abbey belgian strong ale. Malty with this typical wooden, barrel notes and barely noticeable bitterness in the end. Alcohol is perfectly covered but it really warms you up from the inside. It’s a bit over carbonated, but has a great body. It’s so soft and silky. It really is a good beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
NBird (626) - Perth, West Australia, AUSTRALIA - OCT 17, 2015
The Oracle, barley wine. Looks..red-ish brown with a golden hue, sml head on pour. Smells..caramel malts, toffee, candy, some boozy fruit. Tastes..boozy stonefruit and fortified wine, sweet candy and sugar, a little coffee liqueur and sweet nuttiness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
mmahut (1845) - CZECH REPUBLIC - OCT 9, 2015
Bottle. Pours in hazy dark amber body with low almost none white head. Aroma has high malty caramel sweetness. Light licorice. Pretty complex, well hidden alcohol. Taste has high sweetness upfront, really high, like sugary power rush, caramel, burned sugar. Body is heavy, full, medium carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rubin77 (1104) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - SEP 10, 2015
F: average brown, quick diminishing. C: opaque, very dark. A: toffee, some coffee, earth, dark fruit, caramel malt. T: very nice syrupy sweet, dates, raisin, alcohol, dark chocolate, raisins, hints of cherries, Belgian yeast, full body, low carbonation, if you like this style try it.

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