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RATINGS: 232   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 306   ABV: 10.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Barley wine.

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4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
julieimagery (182) - Coconut creek, Florida, USA - DEC 21, 2012
Great barley wine, glad I bought it. I really like it. Wish I had more around. I got it at a special store at a high price...


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
martjoobolut (3695) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - FEB 24, 2017
Bottle, 2013 vintage (from Boxbeers). Pours amber with whiteish head. Aroma is sweet, caramelly, mashy, fruity. Flavor is sweet and bitter, caramel, fruits, malt, mash, citrus. Finish is sweet and bitter with some alcohol. Overall: good, but bit neutered (it is Widmer Brothers beer) and underfermented.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
dnstone (2914) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - FEB 22, 2017
Copper with a slight haze and a white head. Malt forward aroma with earthy notes. Well balanced, mellowed earthy malty...lightly sweet. Notes: 2013 vintage in 2017, on tap at Aces & Ales Tenaya, Feb 17

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DroolYeast (1327) - Aalborg, DENMARK - JAN 7, 2017
Bottle @ home. 13 edition. Aroma of caramel malt, some vinous aroma. hazy red brown with white head, mostly diminishing. Taste is kinda boozy, moderate sweet and light bitter. Medium+ body, oily sweet feel, light boozy caramel finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
alobar (3665) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 24, 2016
2012 bottle with Bravo hops. Pours a hazy golden orange with a white soapy head. Aroma of citrus, and earth with floral notes. Citrus flavor with toffee, pine, and a subtle hop bite. Very nice.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
stouby (4565) - Holbk, DENMARK - OCT 28, 2016
Bottle at home. Clear golden with a small white head. Aroma heavy malty (caramel, honey, brown sugar, dark fruit), light yeasty (clove). Flavor medium+ sweet, medium spicy, slight earthy, ending bitter. Almost full body.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
NosirIwont (2429) - Frederikssund, DENMARK - OCT 1, 2016
Bottle. 10.2%. Best before 01.05.17. Pours a hazy, golden amber, with a light tan head. Good lacing. Dried/dark fruits aroma, a bit fat, on a malty background. Hint of oxidation. Develops a somewhat light pepperminty overtone as it warms. Flavour is hops and dark/dried fruits, sweet, with malt in the back. A bit fat as well, more than the aroma. Bitter finish with a well-balanced alcohol burn. More dark fruits and a lingering liquorice bitterness, followed by a light grassy note. Soft palate. Overall good, well-balanced. 01.10.16.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
HenrikSoegaard (13647) - Randers, DENMARK - AUG 14, 2016
Bottle. Creamy white good mostly lasting head. Orange colour. Moderate malty and hoppy aroma. Moderate bitter flavor. Powerfull nice candis notes. Long average moderate bitter finish. Creamy palate.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
AgentAle (1637) - Alberta, CANADA - AUG 9, 2016
Aroma is tart, sweet malts, honey, clove and fig. Taste is dark fruits, yeast, candy sugar, and slight earthiness. The pleasant sweet palate of dark fruits and malts compliments the accenting bittering hops. Appearance is a clear dark amber with a medium pearl head that retains fairly well.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
RhetoricalAns (891) - Red Deer, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 29, 2016
Hazy copper / amber pour. few fingers of beige head, good retention and lacing. Sweet aroma, toffee, bready malt, with a slight herbal hop finish. taste isnt too sweet, body verges on being cloying but is braced well enough with hops to prevent that. Touch of pepper and a definite alcohol note in the finish. good american barley wine, a touch too much burn at the end.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TaktikMTL (7299) - Montral, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 25, 2016
Brassin 2012. Bouteille de 22 oz achete chez Redhook Brewery (Portsmouth, NH) au cot de 11.00$. Arme: Got de caramel avec une pointe dalcool. Apparence: La couleur est ambre opaque. Prsence dun mince col mousseux et dune fine dentelle sur le verre. Saveur: Got de caramel avec une pointe de fruit et dalcool. Dure moyenne de larrire got. Palette: Le corps est moyen avec une texture lgrement onctueuse. Moyenne effervescence en bouche. Lgre prsence dalcool en arrire got. (Rating #7010)


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