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Blunderbuss Barleywine 2013, Buffalo Trace Finish - Cambridge Brewing Company

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Blunderbuss Barleywine 2013, Buffalo Trace Finish
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Reviews: 1
Hads: 5
Avg: 4.28
pDev: 20.09%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Cambridge Brewing Company visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American Barleywine |  12.75% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Mike on 01-30-2014

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Beer: Reviews & Ratings
Reviews: 1 | Hads: 5
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4.34/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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The beer pours very little head that dissipates quickly. The beer itself is an opaque ruby brown. It has a pretty good look.

The smell and taste share the same notes but the taste is the better of the two. Both have oak notes and bits of vanilla with a slight alcohol note. Also, a nice dark fruit note with rye. The difference is that the rye doesn't appear in the taste but in the aftertaste and the notes in the taste are a bit more vivid. Also, slight hop notes in the aftertaste as well.

The feel is good. Heavy bodied with a thick and smooth body. Slight alcohol burn in the finish.

Overall, a very good beer that was definitely worth the expense and long trip to Cambridge from JP. Recommended.

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Blunderbuss Barleywine 2013, Buffalo Trace Finish from Cambridge Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 1 ratings.