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Double Barrel Ale - Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
83
good

1,811 Ratings
THE BROS
82
good

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Ratings: 1,811
Reviews: 650
rAvg: 3.67
pDev: 11.44%
Wants: 55
Gots: 119 | FT: 7
Brewed by:
Firestone Walker Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
English Pale Ale |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerManDan on 08-24-2002)
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FLima

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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Copper color with a thin head with short retention.
Aroma of pine, caramels, biscuit malt, condiments, charred oak and licorice.
Taste follows nose. Pleasant flavor with notes of toasted malt, peppery yeast, caramel, charred oak, pine, licorice, mild herbal and tangy citrusy, English hops and green apples. Dry and bitter aftertaste.
Light to medium body with good carbonation.
Nice American take on English bitter, tasty but still mellow. Malty but well balanced with a relatively decent amount of hops.

Serving type: bottle

04-20-2014 01:23:02 | More by FLima
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Double Barrel Ale from Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
83 out of 100 based on 1,811 ratings.