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RATINGS: 114   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.8/5   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 12%
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Desciption - We took a decadent Honey Wheat Wine and placed it into a woodford reserve bourbon barrel 4 months ago. Tipping the abv scales at 12%, Wood Ya Honey is a a beer to be savored. Flavors of caramel, honey, vanilla, wood, and bourbon intermingle creating a crimson colored delight.

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3.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MbpBugeye (39) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - FEB 10, 2011
Bottle number 264/276. Split with Ryan011235. A- This beer is another darker one, darker than most of the style but not by all that much. Its really a deep red with some purples, caramels and browns. A small cap of soft, pillowy froth washes up against the sides of the glass. Its prone to patches of lace and pillows of floating bubbles. Swirling easily coaxes out lots more soft carbonation. S- Right away barrels are on your nose, they eel with wheat and very honey. What Im trying to say is that there is a musty, old barrel smell that only has trace amounts of bourbon notes left. The honey is there providing a nice clover aroma and some sweetness that helps keep things together. Wheat is obvious. Its grainy and snappy. Plenty of stinging alcohol, some of which is smoothed out by bourbon, but most of which is from the 12%abv. Let this warm before fully enjoying the aroma. It really needs to open and once it does some of those odd must barrel notes fade out. T- The taste also highly benefits from some time to warm and open. Bourbon is more apparent here than it was in the aroma. It gives the flavor profile a silken vanilla flavor that rides over an earthy oak base. Wheat livens things up towards the mid to finish. It has a nice snappy flavor. Honey is nicely perceivable. Unlike many beers with honey, Wood Ya Honey actually tastes like it had honey. There is a clover honey sweetness that lingers in the back of the mouth. Its very nice. M- Low carbonation. The bubbles are as soft as they look when the glass is swirled. Its actually a pretty smooth beer with a full body. Yes, this is Jackie O’s so the finish is dry, but not overly so. D- One of the better ones from the Athens crew.


3.9
DroolYeast (1775) - Odder, DENMARK - SEP 5, 2017
Tap @ MBCC. Aroma is vinous, caramel, malty and oak. Clear brown w/ off-white head. Taste is moderate+ sweet, light- bitter and boozy. Full body, oily feel and boozy finish.

3.8
Desverger (13711) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 2, 2017
[email protected] May 2017, Copenhagen - very dark brown coloured pour with beige head. Medium sweet malty toasty, caramel, opulent sweet honey, dried fruity accents, some spices into the finish.

3.9
Camons (13497) - Hasselager, DENMARK - JUL 8, 2017
Draught @ MBCC. Pours very dark brown with a small tan head. Aroma of sweet malt, caramel, honey, wood, light dusty, honey, dark fruit, alcohol. Flavor is sweet, rich malty, carmael, wood, honey, raisins, alcohol. Medium to full body, average carbonation, sweet finish with warming alcohol. 120517

3.8
djd07 (16289) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUN 29, 2017
Bottle thanks to George. Pours a very dark brown with small beige head that lasts. The aroma is bourbon, dark fruit, caramel, nuts, honey. Medium body, caramel, booze, nuts, wood, nice sweetness, very good.

3.6
chrisv10 (18711) - DENMARK - JUN 10, 2017
MBCC as Wood Ya Honey. Clear dark brown with small tan head. Aroma is malt, caramel, dark fruit, bourbon and wood. Flavour is malt, caramel, dark fruit, wood, bourbon, sweet, oak, little vanilla and warming.

3.6
ciocanelu (3112) - Timisoara, ROMANIA - JUN 1, 2017
Sample at Mikkeller Beer Celebration Copenhagen 2017, blue session. Dark reddish brown color with tan head. Aroma has raisins, bourbon, brown sugar and dried fruits. Taste follows, boozy, dark fruits, bourbon and toffee.

3.6
DSG (15403) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAY 29, 2017
[5/12/17] Draught at Mikkeller Beer Celebration Copenhagen 2017. Blue session. Deep amber. Caramel, cookies, vanilla, honey, sweet, a bit boozy.

3.6
Rasmus40 (22133) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 26, 2017
MBCC. Hazy dark brown with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel, dried fruit and bourbon. Flavor is quite sweet and moderate bitter. Sweet and moderate bitter finish with heavy alcohol. Boozy. 120517

3.6
jookos (7156) - FINLAND - MAY 26, 2017
Mbcc blue. Browny clear. Malty, some sweetness, old booky, malted overdone wheats on nose. And light herby. Kinda nice tho. Fullish bodied. Enjoyable, soft enough, bitters. Tasty nice.

3.1
cgarvieuk (26365) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 21, 2017
Keg at cbc17 Blue... Dark brown.. Thin tan lacing.. Soft sweet woody toffee malts herbal woody malts


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