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Anniversary Barley Wine Ale - Uinta Brewing Company

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Anniversary Barley Wine AleAnniversary Barley Wine Ale

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BA SCORE
86
very good

665 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 665
Reviews: 378
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 12.5%
Wants: 18
Gots: 48 | 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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beagle75

Iowa

3.35/5  rDev -12.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Poured from a 12 oz. bottle into a tulip glass.

A: Clear, dark amber color with a diminishing cinnamon-tinted residue of foam. Scant lacing remains on the glass.

S: Heavy fermented caramel with a thread of husky malt that gives a suggestion of shoyu. No distinct smell of ethanol is detected.

T: Begins off-dry that turns more sweet after a few beats, with spirituous toffee and very dark orange citrus and cherry fruit. Fermented vinous fruit emerges in the middle and the finish is bracingly bitter, mineral, and drying with earthy tea lingering.

M: Medium viscosity, sticky and acidic on the palate, with moderate carbonation.

D/O: This big barleywine is full-flavored with malt and bitterness featured, but it threatens to fatigue the palate more than one would hope for in a beer of the style. Acidity distracts, getting in the way of what might otherwise be a pleasant, slow-sipping experience.

Serving type: bottle

06-09-2011 16:11:26 | More by beagle75
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3.74/5  rDev -2.6%
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Pours out a slightly murky brown body with a thin head. Smells of caramel, dried fruit, figs, piloncillo, and PNW hops. Tastes sweet; lots of caramelized malts. Very toasty: more so than I would have imagined from the taste. Aftertaste has some roasty coffee notes. Hops are prominent and resinous/grassy. Mouthfeel is fullish with some tingly carbonation. Overall, this is a solid barleywine, but nothing to go crazy about.

Serving type: bottle

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Anniversary Barley Wine Ale from Uinta Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 665 ratings.