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Bois Fumé - The Bruery

Not Rated.
Bois FuméBois Fumé

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

160 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

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Ratings: 160
Reviews: 15
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 9.83%
Wants: 17
Gots: 45 | FT: 7
Brewed by:
The Bruery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Old Ale |  16.20% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This rustic beer is the result of barrel aging a blend of our Anniversary, English-style old ale, with Smoking Wood, an imperial smoked rye porter. Bois Fumé, meaning 'Smoking Wood' in French, is pleasantly sweet with a dry, peaty finish.

(Beer added by: rudzud on 02-02-2014)
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750 mL bottle poured into a snifter.

Appearance - Deep brown body. Medium khaki head. Medium collar.

Smell - Lots of bourbon and oak. Light smoke. More brown sugar and caramel.

Taste - Some chocolate that quickly turns to caramel and brown sugar. Some light smokiness with the chocolate. Bourbon gets stronger and wood becomes even more dominant. Astringent and boozy as hell.

Mouthfeel - Extremely boozy. Very sweet. Rough.

Overall - Way over the top, but it's tasty.

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Bois Fumé from The Bruery
91 out of 100 based on 160 ratings.