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Double Double Barrel Ale - Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

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1,271 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,271
Reviews: 250
rAvg: 4.25
pDev: 9.18%
Wants: 155
Gots: 556 | FT: 52
Brewed by:
Firestone Walker Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
English Barleywine |  12.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: HopHead84 on 06-16-2009)
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Reviews by Chaney:
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Chaney

District of Columbia

4/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

For what it's worth:

OG: 26
IBU: 29
Cases: 1500
FG: 4.7
Yeast: British
Color: Dark

Thanks for the cool info FW!

Served in an Olde Hickory shaped-glass (the other side of the US from FW, according to my calculation).

A: Poured a gold/amber color, along with a slight, ring-like off-white head on the brew. If I didn't know any better, I'd think this was a DIPA.

S: I can tell this is boozy, but still fresh and delectable. Got a bit of coconut, melted Astro Pop, but overall, this was understated.

T: Coconut-like for sure. Seriously, this is definitely the primary taste to my mind. However, I could gulp this ALOT easier than the average BA beer, which told me lots. Imperial - yes, special - yes, bitter - absolutely not!

M: Actually, I found this HIGHLY drinkable for such a high-octane brew. Only splotchy lacing left on the glass, and the sweetness was quite delectable.

O: Man, what a great beer. Not sure the style, but still great nevertheless!

Serving type: bottle

11-05-2012 04:20:32 | More by Chaney
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Double Double Barrel Ale from Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
95 out of 100 based on 1,271 ratings.