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Big Worse - Mikkeller ApS

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BA SCORE
85
very good

362 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 362
Reviews: 237
rAvg: 3.78
pDev: 15.61%
Wants: 19
Gots: 47 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Mikkeller ApS visit their website
Denmark

Style | ABV
American Barleywine |  12.00% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij.

Ingredients: Water, malt (pils and caramunich), candy sugar, hops (nugget, cascade and centennial) and ale yeast.

(Beer added by: Viggo on 11-25-2007)
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yemenmocha

Arizona

4.18/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Pours amber-brown with almost no head.

Nose has aroma reminding me of holiday nuts, brown spices, and overall clear suggestions that this will be sweet tasting.

Starts of malty to caramel sweet, rounded with raisins and background citrus, finishing softly warm with the alcohol largely subdued. A medicinal, menthol like quality is present also.

One of the more easy drinking, accessible examples of a barleywine that I've sampled recently.

Serving type: bottle

12-08-2008 03:49:15 | More by yemenmocha
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3.5/5  rDev -7.4%

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3.96/5  rDev +4.8%
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A- Cloudy amber pour, head is non existent.

S- Watery malt, sweet, very boozy!

T- This is sweet on the way in, and hot on the way down. Molasses overshadows caramel malts with a warm boozey finish.

M-Thick and sticky, no carbonation whatsoever.

O-By far the highest abv I've seen in a barleywine; this brew is a one hitter quitter! I love everything Mikkeller does...brilliance in brewing!

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Big Worse from Mikkeller ApS
85 out of 100 based on 362 ratings.