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Barrel Aged Yule Bock - The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery

Barrel Aged Yule Bock
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Ratings: 3
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 10.71%


Brewed by:
The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery visit their website
North Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
Bock |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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(Beer added by: Bung on 05-19-2013)
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Bung

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Tap at Old Meck. Fairly clear coppery amber pour. Just a thin layer of white. Laced a very tiny bit.

Aroma, bready, lager yeasty. Not the most pungent thing. Faintest woody vanilla.

Taste, Some bready low sugar fruitcake. Malty caramel. Quickly barrel notes of vanilla and oak come in. Barrel nicely accents and adds a bit more sweetness than the original. Very under control.

Just about creamy, medium bodied. Carbonation is just barely hanging in there though. Only an acceptable faint warming to hint at the abv.

To me the Yule Bock was their best bigger beer until some of the reserve series things. This worked pretty well with the barrel, but it still feels like their strength lies in the standard interpretations for now.

Serving type: on-tap

05-19-2013 01:19:13 | More by Bung
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Fettpopps

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

03-16-2014 12:37:39 | More by Fettpopps
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jeffkissel

North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

09-13-2013 18:01:28 | More by jeffkissel
Barrel Aged Yule Bock from The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery
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