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Firestone 15 - Anniversary Ale - Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

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993 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 993
Reviews: 296
rAvg: 4.35
pDev: 11.49%
Wants: 157
Gots: 737 | FT: 36
Brewed by:
Firestone Walker Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  12.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

18% Helldorado (11.7% ABV) Blonde Barley Wine.
17% Sticky Monkey (12.5% ABV) English Barley Wine.
17% Bravo (13.5% ABV) Imperial Brown Ale.
13% Double Double Barrel Ale (11.5% ABV) Double Strength English Pale Ale.
11% Good Foot (14.3 ABV) American Barley Wine.
10% Velvet Merkin (8.6% ABV) Traditional Oatmeal Stout.
9% Parabola (13% ABV) Russian Imperial Oatmeal Stout.
5% Double Jack (9.5% ABV) Double India Pale Ale.

(Beer added by: brew3crew on 11-08-2011)
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Zraly

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4.28/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Had this on tap a few weeks ago at The Birch in Norfolk, Va.

Poured a dark brown with deep tan highlights. Soft tan-like head that dissipated after a bit.

Very difficult to describe everything going on with this ale and it truly is unique in its mouthfeel and composition. It is rich and full-bodied with various notes pushing and pulling about: toffee, creme brulee (particularly burnt sugar), chocolate, apple pie spices, and the distinct flavor of cream. Mouthfeel is silky and smooth, luscious and sensual. Very creamy and very serious. The carbonation does prevent this from going overboard on the palate.

A wonderful after-dinner drink. To be savored.

Serving type: on-tap

02-10-2012 02:21:48 | More by Zraly
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Firestone 15 - Anniversary Ale from Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
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