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Innis And Gunn Oak Aged Beer - Innis & Gunn

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85
very good

850 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 850
Reviews: 420
rAvg: 3.77
pDev: 15.65%
Wants: 29
Gots: 49 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
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United Kingdom (Scotland)

Style | ABV
Scottish Ale |  6.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: UncleJimbo on 09-15-2003)
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mjgarrett2

Maryland

4/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

A-Medium bodied dark tan. Excellent head.

S-Fruity, rich, and complex. Can diffidently detect some of the oak aged characteristics.

T-Slightly sweet, floral hops, and a touch of bite at the end (I suspect from the Rum barrels).

M-Nothing special but neutral and pleasant. The flavors do linger well after swallowing.

D-Has an enduring warmth and character. One bottle may not be enough.

Serving type: bottle

04-03-2010 20:55:58 | More by mjgarrett2
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This is a really wonderful beer that according to the story was created by accident.

I usually pick up one of these 660mL bottles for $4.10 when i go beer shopping. Its a dark golden colour, the smell is really pungent and brilliant, leaves about a finger of head.

The flavour is marvelous, the oak flavour really comes through, they age it in barrels for 77 days. Its a very complex flavour, malty, fruity, oaky, with toffee and a sweetness too, without going too far in any one direction. At 6.6% ABV its definitely a sipper, but pairs well with a lot of food without fading away or dominating your palette too much.

I for one am very happy for this accident of a beer and glad that many others have enjoyed it as well and made it so widely available. Innis and Gunn have since expanded the brand and made many wonderful variations.

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Innis And Gunn Oak Aged Beer from Innis & Gunn
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