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RATINGS: 400   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.53   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 282   ABV: 9.4%
Hidden in the beautiful dark amber color are aromas of vanilla and caramel that compliment perfectly the presence of bourbon. Soft oak flavors transition into a sweet yet slightly dry finish. After aging the ale for four months, the malt and hop complexity of Brrr has melded harmoniously with the bourbon barrels and become a truly one of a kind beer.

Cascade8's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cascade8 (45) - Tampere, - MAR 20, 2011
Aroma: floral and piny hops. Fruity. Taste: Hint of sweetness: Refreshing. Complexity from the bourbon. Overall: Excellent balance, a really good beer that hides the alcohol well.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tide (2232) - Espoo, FINLAND - JUL 16, 2015
Bottle at Tommyknocker. Copper color, white head. Bitter taste with citrus, bourbon, oak, caramel, hops, nuts and grass. Bitter finish with citrus, hops, caramel, nuts and oak. Very nice brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rosenbergh (8541) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUN 20, 2015
22 oz bottle. At the Kerho, Tampere, Finland. 2013 vintage.
Dark reddish brown colour with a tiny off-white head. Strong sweet malty aroma with sweet dark fruitiness. Bourbon, dark fruits, vanilla sweetness and sweet malt in the flavour. Tasty, strong and rich.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Zwiebel88 (608) - GERMANY - JUN 16, 2015
Rötlich orange. In der Nase kandierte Orangen, Vanillenoten, Eiche, leicht süßlich-malzig. Am Gaumen Orangen, Honig, leicht herb, leicht alkoholisch-scharf, ausgeprägte Sü0e, Bourbonnoten. Körper normal aber passend. Gut, lecker.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
brnandersen (2527) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 1, 2015
Sample from bottle, CBF 2015. Dark amber colour with a thin, off-white head. Sweet aroma with bourbon barrel, vanilla, rich caramel malts, licorice and citrus fruits. Taste is sweet. Full body with a slick texture, Finishes slightly dry and fruity with bourbon barrel, a warmth from alcohol and rich malts. Had expected more. Still nice, trough.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HenrikSoegaard (11468) - Randers, DENMARK - JUN 1, 2015
Bottle. Frothy White good mostly deminishing head. Amber colour. Moderate malty and hopy strong Bourbon aroma. Moderate bitter flavor. Average moderate bitter finish. Creamy palate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Benzai (9995) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - MAY 23, 2015
Bottle shared by Joes & Judyvv @ "Zunt Om Nog Langer Te Bewaren" tasting (ZONLTB). Hazy reddish amber color, average sized off-white to beige head. Aroma is malts, lightly bourbon, some sweetness. Taste malts, sweetness, lightly bitter, lightly bourbon. Decent body and carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DutchDrebus (4762) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - MAY 23, 2015
Bottle @ SONLTB tasting. Hazy amber colour with a small white head. Smells sweet, barley wine, almond, hint of bourbon. Tastes sweet, hops, almond, some bourbon, slightly vanilla. Medium to full body, soft carbo.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
sonnycheeba (4239) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAY 17, 2015
2012 bottle. Pours mostly clear brown. Aroma is bourbon, oak, bready malts, faint caramel, and faint dark fruit notes. Flavor is bourbon and water on the rocks; heavy booze taste without much beer character there to balance things out; perhaps this bottle wasn’t aged in the proper conditions. Medium body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
yiannnos (1095) - , CYPRUS - MAY 5, 2015
Bottle. Clear amber colour, vanilla bourbon aroma. Taste is sweet, caramel, bourbon, vanilla

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Akfan (19) - USA - APR 12, 2015
This is a 2011 Brrrbon Barrel aged beer. Age has mellowed the beer. Dark Amber color, nice aroma, mouth feel was slightly warm. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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