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Bootlegger's Bourbon Barrel Hard Root Beer - Sprecher Brewing Company

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Bootlegger's Bourbon Barrel Hard Root BeerBootlegger's Bourbon Barrel Hard Root Beer

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BA SCORE
80
good

72 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 72
Reviews: 12
rAvg: 3.52
pDev: 21.31%
Wants: 3
Gots: 11 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sprecher Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Cream Ale |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

This is NOT a beer. It will be deleted. DO NOT REVIEW.

(Beer added by: zaraspook on 09-15-2013)
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3.75/5  rDev +6.5%

Carl_R, Apr 27, 2014
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3/5  rDev -14.8%

turk_371, Apr 25, 2014
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4/5  rDev +13.6%

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4/5  rDev +13.6%

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4/5  rDev +13.6%

brandoman63, Apr 01, 2014
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3/5  rDev -14.8%

drewone, Mar 26, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -29%

Nemers, Mar 20, 2014
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3/5  rDev -14.8%

CMOrak, Mar 03, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +27.8%

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3/5  rDev -14.8%

Drinking_Mantis, Feb 15, 2014
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4/5  rDev +13.6%

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2.86/5  rDev -18.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 2.75

I really wanted to like this beer, since I like a good root beer with a kick. Perhaps I just favor root beers with more of a licorice or wintergreen flavor, but this Hard Root Beer did nothing for me. When I tried it, all I got was a malt and cream flavor, which unfortunately isn't quite my thing.

iheartmyTHO, Jan 22, 2014
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4/5  rDev +13.6%

Lehighace06, Jan 18, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +6.5%

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4/5  rDev +13.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

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2.75/5  rDev -21.9%

Cloaked_Phantom, Jan 01, 2014
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3/5  rDev -14.8%

glenviewjeff, Dec 16, 2013
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4/5  rDev +13.6%

liamt07, Dec 16, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

deapokid, Dec 15, 2013
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3/5  rDev -14.8%

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3.75/5  rDev +6.5%

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3.25/5  rDev -7.7%

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3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

JAHMUR, Dec 04, 2013
Bootlegger's Bourbon Barrel Hard Root Beer from Sprecher Brewing Company
80 out of 100 based on 72 ratings.