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Kuhnhenn Bourbon Barrel Fourth Dementia - Kuhnhenn Brewing Company

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Ratings: 1,398
Reviews: 365
rAvg: 4.57
pDev: 8.32%
Wants: 1,422
Gots: 389 | FT: 23
Brewed by:
Kuhnhenn Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Old Ale |  13.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
This is our 4th Dementia Olde Ale that has been bourbon barrel aged. This ale has an intense sweet caramel malt flavor and aroma that develops into a toffee/toasted marsh mellow like character.

(Beer added by: alexgash on 12-14-2006)
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rudzud

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Received in a trade, poured into my Duvel tulip. 2011 bottle

A - Pours a nice deep brown almost black with a good half a finger mocha head that fades to leave a nice heavy wisps and a good rich halo.

S - Excellent aromas of wood, vanilla, and bourbon. Some light dark fruits, figs mostly, with nice caramel and toffee undertones.

T - Wow, this is tasty. More of those sweet oaky vanilla bourbon notes with strong, but not oppressively, caramel and fig sweetness. There is some nice toffee, almost like burnt sugars. Alcohol is outstandingly hidden.

M - Mouthfeel is holy cow good, smooth, almost creamy that alcohol is no where to be found. That said this is still a sipper.

O - Overall this is a delicious beer, one of my favourite old ales. The bourbon improves the base beer, which was already good, big time. Delicious.

Serving type: bottle

07-26-2012 16:31:58 | More by rudzud
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Kuhnhenn Bourbon Barrel Fourth Dementia from Kuhnhenn Brewing Company
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