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Backyard Rye Bourbon County Brand Stout - Goose Island Beer Co.

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

1,757 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 1,757
Reviews: 141
rAvg: 4.54
pDev: 8.37%
Wants: 479
Gots: 622 | FT: 96
Brewed by:
Goose Island Beer Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  12.70% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Aged in Templeton Rye whiskey barrels with fresh mulberries, marionberries, and boysenberries.

(Beer added by: MasterSki on 10-18-2013)
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A: opaque brown pour into motor oil black in a snifter; shiny black surface slightly edged with thin dark foam.

S: rich black malt molasses and bright berry tartness

T: many flavors mingle freely, from the dark black malt base, bringing dark chocolate syrup and cold espresso and blackstrap molasses, to the juicy and tart berries, bursting with dark, sweet, and tart jam flavors, spiked with rye whiskey vapors and spice

M: smooth and medium-heavy, moderately dense, nice tartness

O: an exceptional double stout - wonderful use of sweet tart dark berry to complement the sophistication of the whiskey barrel aging; no better base beer than BCBS.

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Backyard Rye Bourbon County Brand Stout from Goose Island Beer Co.
100 out of 100 based on 1,757 ratings.