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Bourbon County Brand Barleywine Ale - Goose Island Beer Co.

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Ratings: 2,822
Reviews: 319
rAvg: 4.53
pDev: 8.17%
Wants: 301
Gots: 1,002 | FT: 195
Brewed by:
Goose Island Beer Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
English Barleywine |  12.10% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Aged in third use bourbon barrels (previously bourbon and Bourbon County Brand Stout).

(Beer added by: jplopez21 on 10-04-2013)
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AdamF625

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4.69/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Pours dark mahogany, very little khaki head that disappears quickly.
Smells of hot alcohol, vanilla, oak, red wine
Tastes of vanilla, oak, dark fruits, marshmallow, rich red velvet cake
Mouthfeel is smooth, perfectly carbonated, not as much heat on the palate
Overall one of my favorite beers of 2013. Tons of rich flavor not overpowered by the barrel.

Serving type: bottle

12-06-2013 00:18:27 | More by AdamF625
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Bourbon County Brand Barleywine Ale from Goose Island Beer Co.
100 out of 100 based on 2,822 ratings.