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Stone Old Guardian Barley Wine Style Ale 1999 - Stone Brewing Co.

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Stone Old Guardian Barley Wine Style Ale 1999Stone Old Guardian Barley Wine Style Ale 1999

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6 Ratings
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Ratings: 6
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 4.68
pDev: 5.77%
Wants: 9
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Barleywine |  10.58% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BlindPig on 12-28-2006)
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

A- Clear amber body. Thin tan head that fades pretty quickly leaving a bit of a collar and a very thing piece of lacing in the middle of the glass.
S- Sweet with alcohol cutting through. Big caramel malts with not much hops to back it up. It was almost like you could smell the bitterness. Bit of yeast too.
T- Very sweet with huge helping of caramel malts. The bitterness is left underneath all the flavor. Alcohol comes through and leaves a very nice gentle warming in back of throat.
M- The body is on the thinner side. Medium-thin body. Low carbonation.
D- Was a very good brew. The 2000 is better IMO, however, my friend preferred this. Very easy to drink though and could of had a whole bottle to myself and truly would of loved it.

Serving type: bottle

12-28-2006 03:22:09 | More by BlindPig
Stone Old Guardian Barley Wine Style Ale 1999 from Stone Brewing Co.
- out of 100 based on 6 ratings.