overall
91
63
style
Formerly brewed at Marble
Style: Barley Wine
Manchester, England
Serve in Snifter

bottling
unknown

on tap
unknown

distribution
unknown

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RATINGS: 41   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 321   ABV: 10.7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask (Borefts Beer Festival 2011) and bottle conditioned; Special.
Note: It has been necessary to include "(UK)" in the name to avoid confusion with a beer of the same name from Marble Brewery in New Mexico.

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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 27, 2012
Bottle 75 cl. Courtesy of Alice. Pours a cloudy opaque amber with a small, rough off-white head. Perfumy tea-like aroma. Rich body, somewhat caramellish with a heavy bitterness - British hops. 270812

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
BrotherLogic (252) - California, USA - FEB 15, 2012
Textbook barley wine for me. Great aroma, chewy mouthfeel. Beautiful stuff - great barley wine

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Christian (13074) - Odense, DENMARK - DEC 18, 2011
Boreft Beer Festival 2011: Hazy amber with a small white head. Aroma of malt and citrus, with quite strong almond and alcohol notes. Sweet and rich malty flavour with citrus hops and a good bitterness

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
sfhodense (4789) - Odense N, DENMARK - NOV 27, 2011
Pours copper with a small beige head. Aroma is caramel, malt, dried fruit, alcohol and citrus. Flavour is sweet caramel, malt, flower, alcohol, dried fruit and citrus.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
stobbe74 (3789) - DENMARK - NOV 21, 2011
Sample at Borefts Beer Festival 2011. Pours a hazy and copper beer with a weak offwhite head. The aroma is malt, sweetness and hops with citrus and peach. The flavor follows the nose with additional alcohol. The palate is alcoholwarmth and sweetness with notes of bitterness. Overall a good beer.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Koelschtrinker (18349) - Kln (Cologne), GERMANY - NOV 13, 2011
Ser dunkler und hopfiger (zudem sehr ser) Antrunk, Im weiteren Verlauf ebenfalls zu s, dezenter aber kratzender Alkohol. Nicht sonderlich. /7/6/7//6

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
harrisoni (17574) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - OCT 17, 2011
On tap at borefts 2011. Marble barleywine. Soft but insistent barleywine. Tasty hoppy barleywine. Us style. Bitter on finish. Good hoopy barleywine touch of tea. 3.9

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
DutchDrebus (5659) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - OCT 15, 2011
Deep orange to amber colour with a small white head. Smells very hoppy, citrussy and fresh. Tastes hoppy, grapefruits and bitter. Great carbo, full body. Lovely!

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Martinus (4563) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - OCT 14, 2011
Dark orange amber colour, slight haze, small tan head. Nose of hops, malt, caramel, vanilla, fruity passion fruit, grapefruit, floral tones. Flavour is sweet malts with a hoppy bitterness, fruity hoppy flavours. Bitter finish.
Good hop background to the malts. Balanced. Im quite fond of this one, would love to see it become more available.
(Draught -gravity- @ Borefts 11)

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Balazs (787) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - OCT 13, 2011
Draught @ Borefts 2011. Amber color with a tan, lacing head. Caramel, white grapes, apple, alcohol and hops in the aroma. Dense body with high carbonation. Sweet taste, with plenty of hoppy bitterness. Strong brew. Good!


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