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Olde GnarlyWine - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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921 Ratings
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Ratings: 921
Reviews: 617
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 10.29%
Wants: 102
Gots: 70 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Barleywine |  10.60% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
2011: 10.6% ABV, 69 IBU

(Beer added by: Todd on 09-22-2001)
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Trappissed

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4.2/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

An interesting Barleywine compared to ones I've had lately. Like other Lagunitas beers, it has a sort of artificial taste. Not really in a bad way, just a trend I'm noticing. Very sweet smelling with brown sugar, almonds soaked in alcohol solvent, and some dark fruits.

Taste is not too far from the smell. Expectedly sweet. Reminds me of almond syrup at times. A little bitterness on the finish. Not too many hops I'm detecting in this. For being 11% and on the sweet side, it drinks fairly easy. I'd like to see how this changes after a couple years.

Serving type: bottle

11-10-2009 07:58:25 | More by Trappissed
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Olde GnarlyWine from Lagunitas Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 921 ratings.