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Bourbon County Brand Barleywine Ale - Goose Island Beer Co.

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Ratings: 2,803
Reviews: 318
rAvg: 4.53
pDev: 8.17%
Wants: 294
Gots: 991 | FT: 191
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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Bourbon County Brand Barleywine Ale from Goose Island Beer Co.
100 out of 100 based on 2,803 ratings.