mar (5410) - Dallas, Texas, USA - FEB 4, 2017
Amber with a cream head. Bitter, alcohol, dough, and toffee. Easy palate, super bitter, toffee, caramel, alcohol, and more toffee. blutt59 (6563) - Dallas, Texas, USA - FEB 4, 2017
Bottled ruddy brown with no foam smoky rind and brown sugar nose , astringent flavor of brown sugar. Malty peAt jmagnus87 (2912) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - MAY 14, 2015
Bottle at a sampling event. From notes. Boozy with caramel and butterscotch, somewhat fruity. Nice. Ratman197 (14698) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAY 12, 2015
Bomber poured a clear reddish amber with a lingering ring of amber foam. Aromas of cramel, earthiness, toffee, sherry and dried fruit. Palate was medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of toffee, caramel and oak with a smooth lingering oak finish. Rando7 (779) - Iowa, USA - MAY 1, 2014
Bottle pours medium brown with one finger yellow head. hppy aroma with sweet malts. Sweet malt caramel taste with spicy hops coming in quickly, a little dark fruits and chocolate. Thick palate but not syrupy. finish dull hops. decent "American" barleywine..
DuffMan (10284) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - DEC 15, 2013
Bottle, shared with Grippitis and Parksy. Very hazy deep golden amber with a medium off white head. Sweet malty aroma, some milk chocolate notes, but mostly English toffee. Sweet chewy malty palate, bread crusts and sponge toffee, some milk chocolate. Finish is a bit hot, even after 2 years in the cellar. Quite nice. JaBier (7871) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - MAY 24, 2013
Bottle sampled at Kurt’s Blarneywine tasting on 3/16/13. Pours clear amber to copper with a medium tan head. Malty aroma with some caramel. Malty and caramelly flavor with an orange character and hop in the finish. IrishBoy (4185) - Bakersfield, California, USA - DEC 15, 2012
Bomber from Letspour.com. Nose is black raisins and some toffee. Clear cherrywood brown with a small beige head. Flavor is slightly bitter, contastingly sweet, and some dark fruit notes. cstuartj (1020) - Washington, USA - NOV 16, 2012
Nice cameral color, weak head, ok nose, malts, some dark fruit. Hopy attack, sweetness, slow thin finish. Okay, not great. argo0 (14127) - Washington DC, USA - MAR 20, 2012
22oz bottle. Medium beige head atop copper body flecked by yeasties. Aroma is moderately sweet, caramel, grapefruit, bread, some butterscotch, light apricot. Taste is moderately sweet, grapefruit, caramel, some alcohol, light raisin. Sticky full body, some resin, acidity.