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Barley Wine



A Barley Wine is a strong, top-fermenting ale, with an alcohol content of at least 9% and up to 13% (or more) by volume. Hops may be hardly noticeable at all or very noticeable. Sip them out of a glass that will concentrate the aroma, such as a snifter. Barley wines often pair well with desserts. Includes Wheat Wines.

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Name Ratings  Score   
1Hill Farmstead Aaron 
Hill Farmstead Brewery
Greensboro, Vermont
 92  4.18 Find
2Lost Abbey The Angels Share - Bourbon Barrel 
Port Brewing Company / The Lost Abbey
San Marcos, California
 987  4.15 Find
3AleSmith Old Numbskull - Bourbon Barrel Aged 
AleSmith Brewing Company
San Diego, California
 669  4.13 Find
4Goose Island Bourbon County Barleywine 
Goose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)
Chicago, Illinois
 687  4.11 Find
5Side Project Anabasis 
Side Project Brewing
Maplewood, Missouri
 14  4.1 Find
6Firestone Walker Sucaba 
Firestone Walker Brewing (Duvel Moortgat)
Paso Robles, California
 894  4.09 Find
7Baladin Xyauy Barrel 
Le Baladin
Piozzo, Italy
 177  4.09 Find
8Lost Abbey The Angels Share Grand Cru 
Port Brewing Company / The Lost Abbey
San Marcos, California
 246  4.09 Find
9Hair of the Dog Fred from the Wood 
Hair of the Dog Brewing Company
Portland, Oregon
 794  4.07 Find
10Fremont Brew 1000 
Fremont Brewing Company
Seattle, Washington
 52  4.07 Find
11Three Floyds Behemoth 
Three Floyds Brewing Company
Munster, Indiana
 1199  4.07 Find
12Baladin Xyauy Fum (Islay Whisky) 
Le Baladin
Piozzo, Italy
 118  4.06 Find
13Samuel Adams Utopias 
Boston Beer Company
Boston, Massachusetts
 997  4.05 Find
14Anchorage A Deal With The Devil Barleywine 
Anchorage Brewing Company
Anchorage, Alaska
 220  4.05 Find
15Firestone Walker Rye Double DBA 
Firestone Walker Brewing (Duvel Moortgat)
Paso Robles, California
 19  4.04 Find
16Lervig Brewers Reserve Barley Wine Aged in Bourbon Barrels (13%) 
Lervig Aktiebryggeri
Stavanger, Norway
 211  4.03 Find
17Emelisse White Label Barley Wine (Heaven Hill BA) 
Brouwerij Emelisse
Goes, Netherlands
 147  4.03 Find
18AleSmith Old Numbskull 
AleSmith Brewing Company
San Diego, California
 1495  4.03 Find
19Barley Johns Rosies Ale 
Barley Johns Brew Pub
New Brighton, Minnesota
 29  4.03 Find
20Kuhnhenn Bourbon Barrel Barley Wine 
Kuhnhenn Brewing
Warren, Michigan
 389  4.02 Find
21Pelican Mother of all Storms 
Pelican Pub & Brewery
Pacific City, Oregon
 460  4.02 Find
22Midnight Sun Arctic Devil 
Midnight Sun Brewing Company
Anchorage, Alaska
 549  4.01 Find
23De Molen Weer & Wind (2016) 
Brouwerij de Molen
Bodegraven, Netherlands
 159  4 Find
24Victory Old Horizontal 
Victory Brewing Company (ABV)
Downingtown, Pennsylvania
 1654  4 Find
25Emelisse White Label Barley Wine (Old Smokey Moonshine BA) 
Brouwerij Emelisse
Goes, Netherlands
 55  4 Find



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