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Bommen & Granaten - Brouwerij De Molen

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Bommen & GranatenBommen & Granaten

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BA SCORE
86
very good

133 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 133
Reviews: 72
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 15.89%
Wants: 16
Gots: 45 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Brouwerij De Molen visit their website
Netherlands

Style | ABV
English Barleywine |  15.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
750ml: 53.9 IBU
330ml: 57 IBU

(Beer added by: hoppymeal on 11-12-2008)
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Craigory

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

08-24-2014 20:37:28 | More by Craigory
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Scottie_A25

California

4.5/5  rDev +17.2%

08-22-2014 04:15:51 | More by Scottie_A25
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millelacsmark

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

08-02-2014 21:17:28 | More by millelacsmark
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jdhilt

New Hampshire

4.4/5  rDev +14.6%

Pours a two-finger off-white head that fades very slowly leaving a good lace. Cloudy amber color, some yeast left in bottle. Medium carbonation and medium bodied. Sweet almost syrupy nose and flavor is sweet toffee, not cloying, high ABV is hidden. Pricey at $11.99 for a 330ml bottle from Julio's Liquors Westborough, Ma. Brewed Jul 2012.

07-24-2014 23:07:57 | More by jdhilt
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jrenihan

Ontario (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

07-21-2014 01:53:16 | More by jrenihan
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GRG1313

California

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

07-20-2014 21:08:43 | More by GRG1313
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boudeysbigbrew

California

4/5  rDev +4.2%

07-15-2014 08:34:06 | More by boudeysbigbrew
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cyrushire

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

07-11-2014 06:07:37 | More by cyrushire
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jwps214

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +23.7%

07-07-2014 22:01:48 | More by jwps214
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Lare453

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +10.7%

06-26-2014 05:06:25 | More by Lare453
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Kaizoku

Sweden

4/5  rDev +4.2%

06-07-2014 11:22:16 | More by Kaizoku
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DmanGTR

Florida

4.5/5  rDev +17.2%

Thanks to Phil for sending me this in a trade!

Poured deep maple with a very slight trail of bubbles. Perfectly clear, the light produces a brilliant deep amber glow. Lots of caramel and toffee here. Very nicely balanced sweetness that lasts the entire sip followed by an earthy bitterness. Low carbonation works for this sipper. Thick and chewy body. Quite an awesome beer indeed!

05-04-2014 05:23:38 | More by DmanGTR
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DerekMorgan

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +10.7%

04-10-2014 17:58:13 | More by DerekMorgan
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HeadyTheElder

Louisiana

4/5  rDev +4.2%

04-06-2014 12:35:16 | More by HeadyTheElder
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CheapBeerBuzz

California

4/5  rDev +4.2%

03-28-2014 04:08:08 | More by CheapBeerBuzz
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afsdan

Colorado

4/5  rDev +4.2%

03-28-2014 02:24:30 | More by afsdan
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bigorange

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

03-01-2014 00:39:45 | More by bigorange
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coenbust

United Kingdom (England)

4.25/5  rDev +10.7%

02-24-2014 00:24:42 | More by coenbust
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bark

Sweden

3.71/5  rDev -3.4%

Vintage 2012.

The colour is amber (25 EBC), the liquid is clear. The two finger head is compact and off-white; it sinks very slowly leaving some lacing on the glass.

The smell is sweet and a bit sour. Some bitterness, raisins, ripe apples, green plants, minerals, and smooth alcohol. It is quite strong, although I have expected even more sweetness.

The taste is very, very sweet. Apple juice, minerals, ripe red fruits and some biscuits. Medium to full body. The aftertaste is also sweet with raisins and dried fruits, minerals and chalk. The long finish is sweet with lots of toffee.

The carbonation is strong, the small bubbles are long-lasting. The liquid is thick and sticky, yet a bit dry.

There is almost no alcohol in the taste which is impressive. There are lots of mineral-chalk in this one, a bit too much I think.

02-12-2014 19:19:49 | More by bark
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Hayley_86

Netherlands

4.5/5  rDev +17.2%

02-02-2014 22:39:35 | More by Hayley_86
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simoen

Belgium

4/5  rDev +4.2%

01-21-2014 09:48:49 | More by simoen
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RochefortChris

North Carolina

2.75/5  rDev -28.4%

12-15-2013 04:28:43 | More by RochefortChris
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dipso123

California

4/5  rDev +4.2%

12-10-2013 01:05:00 | More by dipso123
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random846

California

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

12-04-2013 03:02:50 | More by random846
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CoryR

Oregon

4/5  rDev +4.2%

12-01-2013 05:15:16 | More by CoryR
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Bommen & Granaten from Brouwerij De Molen
86 out of 100 based on 133 ratings.