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Olde GnarlyWine - Lagunitas Brewing Company

Olde GnarlyWineOlde GnarlyWine

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903 Ratings
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Ratings: 903
Reviews: 616
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 10.29%


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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trackstar1043

California

4.03/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Found this jem in a local 7 Eleven, how about that.

A - Pours a deep rich copper amber, with a rocky 2 in tan head. left thick bands of sticky lacing down that glass. Simiply fantastic color and presentation.

S - Strong and rich, the first wiff of aroma lets you know that this is a serious beer. With deep malts and dark fruit aroma for a very sweet scent. The 9.70% swings it wieght with a big sting to the nose.

T - First impressions are a overly sweet malty and carmel, coffee flavor that quickly truns in to a chest warming drink as it goes down. Has a good amount of spice that brings this drink alive with complex, sweetness, spice and cheast warming.

M - Heavy and full, at first a sweet taste that quickly turns spicy and warms the whole way down.

D - Great nightcap beer after just one I was nodding off, great beer.

Serving type: bottle

06-19-2008 16:43:37 | More by trackstar1043
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Olde GnarlyWine from Lagunitas Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 903 ratings.