Wulver - Thirsty Dog Brewing Company

Not Rated.

Educational use only; do not reuse.

152 Reviews
very good

(Read More)
Reviews: 152
Hads: 1,334
rAvg: 4.36
pDev: 8.03%
Wants: 248
Gots: 367 | FT: 89
Brewed by:
Thirsty Dog Brewing Company visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy |  12.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Spider889 on 12-16-2011

No notes at this time.
Beer: Reviews & Ratings
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters | Read the Alström Bros Beer Reviews and Beer Ratings of Wulver Alström Bros
Reviews: 152 | Hads: 1,334
Photo of MDDMD
4.41/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

A-dark brown color with hints of mahogany and a decent off-white head, good lacing

S-toffee, dark fruit, butterscotch, bourbon, oak, vanilla

T-caramel malt, toffee, bourbon, oak, vanilla, dark fruit, slight smokiness

F-medium body with light to moderate carbonation, smooth

O-one off the best BA Wee Heavies I have tried, great for sipping on a cold night (359 characters)

Photo of smakawhat
4.13/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Poured from the bottle into a wee heavy tall glass.

A deep mahogany brown, faint red edges and quite dark. Head barely makes one finger of tan bubbles but settles slowly to a simple 4mm tall puck and collar.

Bouquet is standard and classic. Lots of caramel, and thick butterscotch. Hints of vanilla and thick toffee but not with a large sweetness. Classic bourbon barrel aged wee heavy greatness presented, very nice. Wonderful nose.

Palate comes nicely but not as big as the bouquet suggests. Soft malts and light toffee. Some good caramel thickness and a nice controlled sweetness of molasses and brown sugars. Slight bit of carbonated pop on the finish. A nice spicy quality to of brown spiced nutmeg and clove to go along with it. A carbonated aftertaste and prickly finish slightly but not distracting.

Overall it's a nice much subtler version of a barrel aged wee heavy, but it's done very well and enjoyable to drink all around. (939 characters)

Photo of BEERchitect
4.26/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

If rum is too sweet... If scotch is too smoky... If bourbon is too caramelized... If beer is too soft... Then this ale is for you! It hits all the right chords and does so on the back of a surprisingly drinkable finish.

Wulver pours with a medium-dark brown beer. Hazy as it is, the ale allows for ruby, garnet and rust low-lights to penetrate; giving the ale a soft and dim glow. As its initial creamy sand-stained head forms, it swirls into something more akin to coffee creme. Its light trailing lace is kept under wrap by the beer's enormous complexity.

Its aromas and all things of boozy sweetness. Unmistakable bourbon parlays into a rummy, scotch-like scent as its spice and wood character tickle the nose. The peated ale underneath is lightly smoky, densely scented with molasses and burnt toffee, and offering hints of walnut and chocolate. As the beer warms, a light vinous woody scent of sherry pulls forth.

The taste is highly malty as its molasses and toffee seems to fold in a honey character that gives the ale a praline-type sweetness. Nutty with everything from buttery cashews to robust walnuts and pecans and almonds to boot- the earthen taste is greeted with vanilla, caramel and light coffee. A mild chocolate underpinning pulls from the toasted grains and dives right into those booze-soaked tastes of bourbon, scotch, rum, and again... light sherry wine.

Its body is full, rich and round. As the malty sweetness of the beer wraps around the tongue and saturates the taste buds fully, a more dessert-like "sipping" session seems to override the need for drinkability. But the sweetness breaks apart just enough to let the dry toasted malt textures and spicy alcohols dry the beer considerably and seems to lighten the beer in a more friendly manner.

Wulver is a near-perfect wood aged beer. Where the scotch industry has used bourbon barrels for centuries, its no surprise to find all that wood-aged character playing out on a base beer that supports the wood seamlessly. (1,998 characters)

Photo of 4DAloveofSTOUT
4.42/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

12oz bottle sealed with pressure cap and gold foil. Classy looking label art & bottle.

poured into tulip glass.

Thanks to waratdenison for this extra!

Appearance: dark murky brown bodied beer with a red hue when held up to light. Thick cap of beige colored head that drops down to a ring around the glass. Nice legs on the side of the glass after each sip of the beer.

Smell: Primary components of the aroma are bourbon, oak, vanilla, dark fruits, and caramel. Overall this beer has a fairly sweet nose. Hints of tobacco, peat moss, and cola. Subtle meaty smoke. Very complex nose. This is the best smelling BA Wee Heavy that I have put my nose into!

Taste: The taste is very similiar to the nose it tastes as sweet as it smells, but its a little smokier than the nose leads onto and less dark fruits are present than I was expecting. Primary components of the flavor profile of this beer are the barrel notes. Loads of bourbon, vanilla, and oak. Almost, but no quite moderate notes of meaty smoke, peat moss, molasses, and leather. Hint of dark fruits, caramel, butterscotch, and cola. The bourbon, cola, dark fruits, smoke, and leather all linger in the aftertaste. As the beer warms up booze soaked raisins, dark fruits, caramel, butterscotch, and leather notes become more pronounced.

Mouthfeel: medium bodied beer with low carbonation. This beer drinks like its a 7% barrel aged beer. So very smooth and drinks so easily. Slightly chewy. Though it doesnt necessarily need more carbonation, I think this beer would benefit from a little bit more carbonation.

Overall: This is the best beer that I have drank from Thirsty Dog! Wulver is effortlessly the very best BA Wee Heavy that I have drank. Backwoods bastard doesn't even hold a candle to Wulver. Wulver has many layers of flavors and fantastic complexity found in this beers aroma and flavor profile. A great beer to slowely sip on and contimplate its many complexities. I cant remember enjoying a BA Wee Heavy as much as I am enjoying this beer right now! I hope this is a yearly release by Thirsty Dog, they would be crazy not to release this brew on a yearly basis. (2,135 characters)

Photo of 57md
3.76/5  rDev -13.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Pours a brownish copper with less than a finger of tan head that enjoyed some decent retention. The nose has soft but distinct bourbon notes. The malt profile is weak for the style and the body is also too thin to properly balance with the bourbon flavors. The bourbon almost completely takes over on the finish and this offering ends up tasting like a shot rather than a beer. (377 characters)

Photo of stephenjmoore
4.24/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Big thanks to Mportnoy for this extra!

A- Settles into the glass with a very dark brown body and a foamy cream-colored head. Some carbonation bubbles can be seen around the edges of the glass, rising from the body.

S- The nose is fantastic. Oak, coconut, caramel malts, hints of toast, slight hints of vanilla and burnt sugar.

T- Not as sweet as I would have thought. Lots of smooth caramel malt with influences from the bourbon barrel. Some toasted oak, hints of vanilla, a little bit of sugary sweetness towards the end.

M- Very smooth, incredibly easy to drink for the abv. Carbonation is medium, with a full-bodied mouthfeel.

O- A very nice barrel-aged scotch ale. The barrel works really well to add some sweetness and complex flavors to the big maltiness. (768 characters)

Photo of HuskyinPDX
4.48/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Bottle opened on 1.15.14

A - Pours a dark brown with a few tan bubbles that quickly form a ring around the edge.

S - Strong bourbon, oak, some chocolate.

T - Bourbon and chocolate, and lots of it. Delicious.

D - Lower carbonation with a heavy body.

O - Very tasty and nice. Low carbonation, but it doesn't take much away. (326 characters)

Photo of xseanprimex
4.75/5  rDev +8.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured from the bottle into a snifter.

A: A dark auburn brew with a thin off-white head that recedes into a lace on the rim of the glass. Could remind you of cola.

S: Sweet and hot from the bourbon. Wet, dark fruits come through.

T: Bourbon, yet so smooth compared to others of the style. Vanilla and oak are obvious.

M: Smooth all the way across the palate. It's like this brew just spreads across your entire mouth leaving an aftertaste of sweet vanilla. Not too heavy for a wee heavy.

O: Overall, the best wee heavy I've had. Makes me want to stand in the cold rain wearing a kilt while bagpipes play in the distance. 10/10 will drink again. (649 characters)

Photo of charlzm
4.3/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Consumed January 24th, 2014 from a bottle obtained in Cleveland, Ohio in May, 2013. Poured into a hybrid tulip/goblet.

Beer is a clear dark garnet when held to light. Almost no head from a standard pour: just a little ring of light tan foam that clings to the sides.

Aroma - mild bourbon and sweet, melanoidin maltiness.

Flavor is similar to the aroma: sweet juicy malts up front segue into warming bourbon. Vanilla fills in the cracks. Delicious. Bourbon barrel aging a wee heavy has to be one of the best ideas ever.

Mouthfeel is warming almost to the point of hot. Slightly thick and slightly chewy but the lightness of the beer works very well with what could have been an oppressively heavy flavor. Nicely done.

Best wee heavy I think I've ever had. (759 characters)

Photo of dotes_on_dipas
4.7/5  rDev +7.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.75

A- deep brown coloring with a small head with hardly any lacing
S- huge hits of bourbon
T- by far the best wee heavy I've had. Get tastes of bourbon but huge vanilla which I love.
M - good medium mouthfeel leaving good vanilla bourbon on the tongue.
O-best wee heavy I've had. Will seek out again asap. (302 characters)

Photo of BMMillsy
4.4/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Bottle from a quick trade. Big time thanks! Pours dark brown with very little head, which is off white and recedes quickly. Not completely opaque with some ruby showing through the edges of this one. Aroma of chocolate, bourbon, caramel, vanilla. Flavor is boozy bourbon up front alongside some sweet chocolate, then fades nicely into overwhelmingly vanilla and caramel notes. The oaky bourbon and vanilla lingers a good while. The body in this is not as thick and chewy as I had expected, with solid medium carbonation to go along with a medium heavy mouthfeel. It nevertheless tastes excellent with lots of layers of flavor coming across the palate. A nice exhibition of the bourbon barrels here. Yum. (703 characters)

Photo of thegodfather1076
4.64/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Presentation: Great looking bottle that is very classy looking but very eye catching. Label has a cool looking logo in the traditional Thirsty Dog K-9 theme with a gold overlayed metallic font. Gives a small description of the beer, ABV+IBU info, states “Aged in bourbon barrels”, states “Aged 11 months”, small bit of brewery info, web info, and signatures of Masterbrewer and Owner. Neck is wrapped in gold foil.

Appearance: An aggressive pour from its 12oz brown bottle into a 21oz thistle glass led to a 3 finger very light brown head of medium density atop a deep dark ruby reddish brown beer. Excellent head retention of 6min before fading to a thick coating and ring with excellent lacing.

Smell/Aroma: Nose is intoxicating with heavy oak and vanilla aspects along side a heavy bourbon accent. Also evident are the aroma of caramelized dark fruits and a bit of coconut.

Flavor/Taste: Taste is very rich with a deep bourbon flavor along with a heavy vanilla and oak taste on the front end. Midpoint is dominated by brown sugar molasses, and caramel flavoring before giving way to a toasted malt and bourbon finish and aftertaste.

MouthFeel/Drinkability: Full bodied and thick with above average carbonation. Very drinkable even at the high ABV.

Overall/Comments: Wow. An extremely complex and interesting beer that was excellent. A great beer that will probably age very well. More that one of these would be dangerous. A must try beer. Consumed 7/22/13. Classified as a Scotch Ale/Wee Heavy @ 12.8% ABV. (1,541 characters)

Photo of McUbermensch
2.92/5  rDev -33%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Poured into a snifter at a tasting.

I had hyped this beer up and it was one of the beers I was most looking forward to trying. The appearance was a little light and pale for a beer of the style. The nose had faint vanilla notes that were hardly detictable. The taste was lacking as well, it seemed watered down and lacked any complexity. Mouthfeel was watery and thin. If I hadn't seen the bottle opened I would swear that this beer was cut to serve more people. Maybe it's because the night started with a big barrel aged stout but I found this beer lacking in every category. I would try it again just to see if I was given a bad bottle. (641 characters)

Photo of DrDemento456
4.64/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

A - Looks great not very pitch black it does have some mild chestnut hues at the base. The head does seem to be fizzing out rather quickly but for 12% its understandable. Deep mocha hue on this with moderate lacing.
S - Solid bourbon notes, thick sweet caramel notes, and some balanced smokey peat smells. It doesn't smell boozy or too bourbon like so the 11 months aged must have worked!
T - Whatever barrels they used for this they should be used for everything. Smooth balanced bourbon tones with an almost maple like sweetness. Peaty smoke flavors give it an almost meaty like flavors and I have never experienced so balanced yet so sweet.
M - Man where is that ABV? I have been drinking beers 8-9% all night and this beer is by far the smoothest. Medium bodied and slick is all I have to say.

Overall quite a damn good bourbon barrel ale in fact it might single handed be the best Aged scotch ale I ever drank. The $6.99 a single is a real ball buster but worth to try at least once.

Thirsty dog really knocked it out of the park. (1,037 characters)

Photo of frenchblood21
4.45/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured from 12oz. bottle into Hoppin Frog snifter. Date is 1/15/2014.

Appearance- Real dark brown with slight hues of red and pink. Not quite a whole finger of creamy light tan head. Barely any light behind the beer when held up to light.

Smell- Sweet, peaty bourbon is what I get right away. Prunes, malt and a dank basement is what I get in the back.

Taste- Vanilla and fig followed by bourbon and brown sugar. Maybe just a hint of hops at the end. Call me crazy, but lemon is just barely there too.

Mouthfeel- More carbonation than I had anticipated. It is a bit thin too, but 11 months in bourbon barrels will due that to a beer. Just the perfect amount of alcohol burn at the back of your mouth.

Overall- One of Ohio's best offerings. A must try for all serious craft beer drinkers. At $25 per 4-pack, the beer isn't cheap, but worth every penny. (861 characters)

Photo of Jimmys
4.34/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.75

12 oz bottle into tulip. 2013 vintage.

A: a hazy dark ruby body. head is slightly brownish white. reasonable retention with very thick lacing.

S: nose starts with a decent amount of bourbon, but not overwhelming. caramel and oak. lots of wood for sure. a big mound of brown sugar. or maybe that is the drink talking. certainly inviting.

T: tons of vanilla, toffee, and a soft woodiness to back it all. bourbon is there, warming, but not hot. flavor transitions to more dark fruit as it warms. raisins. finish has some residual sugars and more bourbon oak flavor, but not overwhelming. perhaps even some dry dark chocolate.

M: really smooth. subtle carb. full bodied.

D: really good stuff and one of the best bourbon barrel aged brews Ive had. unbelievably smooth. I have one in the cellar, but I really don't know what it will do to this brew. might even be better fresh. (880 characters)

Photo of bobhits
3.24/5  rDev -25.7%
look: 2 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 3.75

After just kinda not liking the effort to make this product seem premium that the gold foil does, I managed to cut my finger opening this one. I haven't a clue how I managed that but sure enough removing the foil cut my finger. So thumbs down on the packaging.

Pours a coca cola like color, very cloudy and dense. Next to no head or lacing.

The nose has some toffee, vanilla, oak, and of course bourbon on it.

I get what the bottle claims. Caramel, oak, vanilla....it's pretty straight forward, not much in the world of hops. Not much bitter balance. A pretty sweet beer made sweeter with the barrels. Nothing is wrong, but nothing gives this one that extra something either.

The mouth feel is where this one goes to hell. Just flat as it can be. Kinda runny, just not good. A 12% beer needs either body or carbonation. This has neither.

At these prices this is a no go for me. I will say make sure you drink this one on the colder side, it isn't an imperial stout that can be had at 60-70 degrees and still be wonderful. It needs to be in the 40's. (1,058 characters)

Photo of MattBeer
4.95/5  rDev +13.5%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Oh my dear god. I love good bourbon and I love beer.

After you read the ABV (12) and pour it and see as much head as you get (half an inch), you think "Oh man you idiot. You're lucky enough to get your hands on a bottle of this and you screw up the pour." By the time you're done thinking this, the head is gone, and you realize that everything's gonna be just fine.

The beer is the color you'd want your hardwood floor to be: Dark enough that light has to hit it for you to see the deep crimson in it.

You know how you like the tastes IN bourbon but you don't really like the taste OF bourbon because it's too burny and not smooth enough unless you pay way too much per bottle? Imagine if you took the tastes you like and made them smells. Oak, leather, vanilla, molasses, caramel.

Those are the tastes too. Maybe a little bit of plum or raisin, but you're already sipping it too fast, and you're sharing it with your friend so there's only half a bottle, and you need to calm down and enjoy it slowly.

The slick, oily mouthfeel and light carbonation aren't really enough to slow you down. It's obviously not for sessioning but you could forgive yourself for wanting 16 of these at a time.

Once, I was at a burrito restaurant in a place you wouldn't expect to find delicious burritos. I'd never been. It was two in the morning and the guy in front of me was drunk. I asked him how the food was. He grabbed me by the shirt and said "I'd kill my mother for this s**t." He thought he meant those burritos (which are indeed the best on the planet), but that kind of accolade should be reserved for a beer like Wulver. Amazing. (1,631 characters)

Photo of maximum12
4.48/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Thanks to the towering trader fiver29 for sending me this bottle, which has inexplicably escaped my loving attention in the fridge for quite some time. 12 oz. bottle, a few were sacrificed to my half-in-da-bag wife. Friend's birthday part pub crawl. At brewpubs. Good friends.

The pour is a deep, gem-like garnet that glistens in the artifical light. Nose comes on freight-trainesque, sweet brown-sugar drizzled caramel & plenty of vanilla. Like.

Wulver drinks as easily as the cup of human kindness. My first impression is that I could do backstrokes in pools of this & never bother to close my mouth; the bottle is more than half-gone already, so I'm glad it's only 4% ABV. Big, boozy screech of bourbon with accompanying jolt of dry, almost tacky woodiness. Hit every branch of the caramel tree on the way down, brown sugar, bourbon, vanilla. Touch of burnt wood, roast. Thick.

I have never downed a beer this fast - absolutely ridiculous, but I couldn't quit reaching for the glass. My first sip I thought "meh" but it improved every time I put my worshipful lips up to it. Excellent: close to top shelf. (1,113 characters)

Photo of OldManRJM
4.57/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Appearance is very dark brown - brownish head that lasts throughout and sticks to the glass I used a snifter.

Smell is quite oaky, some vanilla and some smoke.

Taste is smooth like a mix of a heavy beer, almost chewy and nice bourbon. Very smooth and consistent from start to finish

Not much carbonation

Overall, this was a very nice beer. Yes it is a bit on the pricey side, but treat yourself once in a while. (417 characters)

Photo of WesMantooth
4.81/5  rDev +10.3%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

First time I had this it was at the brewery on tap. Based on that experience, I have had no problem ever since paying $24 a 4 pack for it to be a permanent resident in my home. Aroma of toffee, vanilla, caramel, molasses, wood, sweet dark fruits, and last, but not least, bourbon. Taste follows everything you smell with some peat moss to boot. The very subtle, perfectly integrated bourbon up front. The deep, rich scotch ale flavors on the back end. A slow, mild heat in the finish. I can't overstate how balanced and smooth this is for a 12% BA beer. The body is just a hair on the thin side for a wee heavy, but expected. Overjoyed that this is in my back yard. I won't say that there isn't another brewery making something as good, but I haven't had it and can't imagine anything being better. This is like a Backwoods Bastard, Bourbon County style. World class +. Look me up if you can't find it. (902 characters)

Photo of mdfb79
4.21/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

From 01/05/14 notes. Big thanks to BeerLawyer85 for sharing this one; thanks Ross, this was a want of mine. 12 oz. bottle poured into a tulip.

a - Pours a deep mahogany brown color with two inches of medium tan head and moderate carbonation evident.

s - Smells of dark fruits, roasted malts, bourbon, oak, caramel, and vanilla. Nice nose, with more bourbon and vanilla as it warms up...I like it.

t - Tastes of dark fruits, raisins, vanilla, oak, toasted malts, bourbon, caramel malts, toffee, roasted malts, and light chocolate. More vanilla than the nose and a little more fruit. Very nice.

m - Medium body and low carbonation. No heat and very easy to drink. A little bit thicker of a mouthfeel and it would be great.

o - Overall a very nice BA scotch ale, and another really good BA beer from Thirsty Dog. I liked the BA Siberian Night a little bit better but this is up there with it as one of the best beers I've had from them. Worth checking out. (958 characters)

Photo of Donco
4.75/5  rDev +8.9%

Appearance: Dark, reddish brown poured into tulip glass. Minimal lacing
Smell: Very bourbon forward, some oak and caramel.
Taste: Follows smell with beautiful blast of bourbon barrel up front. Followed by vanilla, oak, toffee. Just smooth as silk. Minimal bitterness.
Overall: The most bourbon-forward of my three favorite barrel aged Scotch Ales (this plus Backwoods Bastard and Ride the Lion). A well crafted beer by any standards. Is it worth the often-charged $10 per bottle? You need to decide but it's a must-try for Wee Heavy lovers. (540 characters)

Photo of BeerVikingSailor
3.13/5  rDev -28.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Smell was overwhelming oak, and a bit boozy...as it warmed, went downhill...very astringent finish....feels like Jr High Wood Shop was making out on my tongue!!

I am local to the area...so this should be a "homer review"...but this was over-oaked in the bourbon barrels, as the acidity and astringency were a bit much for me...not a bad bad beer but at $6 a bottle ...not worth it - if this were a wine, TD would lose on this one...too much oak!! Bourbon flavor was nice, and good vanilla notes as well...

Overall not a bad BA beer, but not digging the wood and too long in the barrels.... (591 characters)

Photo of thegodfather2701
4.03/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

A-Pours a very, very dark amber with an off-white head that dissipates very quickly. There is some light cascading but no real lacing.

S-coconut, bourbon, vanilla, caramel, alcohol

T-Essentially the same as the nose with bourbon and coconut leading the way with some vanilla and caramel and a hint of oak-no real hop presence as the malts stand out the most

M-thick and creamy

D-Due to the high alcohol content and the barrel aging this should definitely be sipped-I find it hard to imagine drinking more than one bottle in a sitting.

Overall, I was a little disappointed by this beer because I expected more complexity but instead it was dominated by the bourbon. This is the first barrel aged beer I have had since Bourbon County Brand Stout so my expectations are slightly skewed. However, it is still a good beer and I would recommend it. (847 characters)

Wulver from Thirsty Dog Brewing Company
96 out of 100 based on 152 ratings.