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Rye Whiskey Barrel-Aged Maximilian - Vintage Brewing Company

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Rye Whiskey Barrel-Aged Maximilian
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Ratings: 5
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 4.54
pDev: 5.51%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Vintage Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  11.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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(Beer added by: BeerFMAndy on 07-23-2011)
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look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

3 oz tap pour into a tasting glass at Vintage Brewing Co. in Madison, WI during Madison beer week.

A - Totally black in color, the other barrel-aged Max also has a low tan head with low retention, from the high alcohol undoubtedly.

S - The rye whiskey stands out more in Max than in the dubbel, biting and strong. It compliments the roasted malt and vanilla notes very well.

T - Intense but well-balanced molasses pairs with the bold roasted malt and strong, bolder-yet rye whiskey.

M - Full-bodied, thick, rich, and compete with low carbonation, the feel has a smooth, warming finish.

O - This barrel-aged RIS is strong but a damn good sipper and is a great beer that's bold but not beat-you-over-the-head.

Serving type: on-tap

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Rye Whiskey Barrel-Aged Maximilian from Vintage Brewing Company
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