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Anniversary Barley Wine Ale - Uinta Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
86
very good

657 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 657
Reviews: 377
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 12.5%
Wants: 18
Gots: 47 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Uinta Brewing Company visit their website
Utah, United States

Style | ABV
American Barleywine |  10.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Rich and complex, this all malt barley wine exhibits hints of dried fruits, toffee and caramel balanced by an abundance of American hops.

72 IBU

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-25-2002)
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angelmonster

Colorado

4.28/5  rDev +11.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

This is review of 16th anniversary barleywine, bottled on 11/24/09.

Pours a one finger, beige head. Body is a very dark brown. Head retention and lacing are pretty good.

Smell is sweet, lots of caramelized sugar, roasted malt, and some spice like ginger or cinnamon. No hops are detected and alcohol is faint.

Taste is of classic barleywine. Honey, some diacetyls, and roasted caramel malt. Theres also a bit of fruit, dried apricots and dates. Hops are present but have faded with time. Alcohol, for 10 percent, is pretty mellow.

Mouthfeel is nice and rich. Carbonation levels are good. Head contributed some thick consistency to the beer.

Drinkability was excellent. One of the easiest drinking barleywines I've had the pleasure of drinking. Nothing too extraordinary about this beer, just a fine example of the style, nice and clean tasting. Excited to see what acouple years of aging does to this beer.

Serving type: bottle

02-12-2011 05:38:20 | More by angelmonster
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Anniversary Barley Wine Ale from Uinta Brewing Company
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