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(American Style) Barleywine Ale - Tun Tavern

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(American Style) Barleywine Ale(American Style) Barleywine Ale

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Reviews: 1
Hads: 1
Avg: 4.03
pDev: n/a
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Tun Tavern visit their website
New Jersey, United States

Style | ABV
American Barleywine |  11.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BlurryVisi0n on 06-06-2013

A caramel and/or toffee aroma and flavor are part of the character. Aged on rum soaked French oak, generously dry hopped with American Cascade hops.

70 IBU
Beer: Reviews & Ratings
Reviews: 1 | Hads: 1
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4.03/5  rDev n/a
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Served in a snifter glass.

Appearance: Pours a somewhat clear brown creating a hazy copper body. Honestly a beautiful color, has an off-white head that rose to a quarter inch settling quickly.

Smell: Has an apparent alchohol scent but feels more like a rum hit that slightly distorts the nostrils. Little sweet hit and not hard to take in....Smells very good actually wish it stuck with you a little more.

Taste: A pretty ccomplex taste to it, comes off a little woody notes makes your brain think cask ale right away. Slightly sweet with pieces of caramel that offset its hops. I have no complaints at all.

Mouth: You know while drinking this gem, you can actually breathe in the taste before it even touches your mouth and for that alone I feel slightly biased. Smooth, not exactly as sticky as I would like it to be with medium carbonation, does come a little light maybe for some but very easy to intake.

Overall: A very mellow and so smooth barleywine. It's strong don't get me wrong but what I am getting at is that it definitely doesn't overload your palates like some others that I have had that feel like you are sipping rubbing alcohol. An honor and true pleasure to have. Glad to to say first...Salud!

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(American Style) Barleywine Ale from Tun Tavern
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