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Barrel Fermented Quad - Perennial Artisan Ales

Barrel Fermented Quad
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BA SCORE
81
good

13 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 13
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.52
pDev: 15.91%


Brewed by:
Perennial Artisan Ales visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
Quadrupel (Quad) |  14.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Jason on 08-22-2013)
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Ratings: 13 | Reviews: 2 | Show All Ratings:
Reviews by the Alström Bros:
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Jason

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +13.6%

09-14-2013 17:22:28 | More by Jason
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Adamostella

Washington

4.25/5  rDev +20.7%

10-25-2013 22:32:27 | More by Adamostella
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dar482

New York

3.78/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

The beer comes in a dark brown, almost black color with a thin ring of a head.

The aroma exudes barrel character of sweet and dense oak barrel. It's really sweet with some vanilla and bursting dark fruit notes. A good note of booze in there.

The flavor follows with sugary raisins, date, plum, fig with a medium body and then a hit of alcohol in the back. This mingles with oak and sweet vanilla notes.

This beer is quite big and boozy, but there's a nice sweetness, fruit character, and tons and tons of barrel character.

Serving type: on-tap

10-22-2013 03:06:13 | More by dar482
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ncelauro

New York

2.75/5  rDev -21.9%

10-12-2013 22:43:38 | More by ncelauro
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belgbeerdrinker

Colorado

3/5  rDev -14.8%

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SocalKicks

California

3/5  rDev -14.8%

10-12-2013 02:58:19 | More by SocalKicks
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CoolEthan

California

3/5  rDev -14.8%

10-11-2013 22:06:19 | More by CoolEthan
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westcoastbeerlvr

California

3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

10-11-2013 20:00:37 | More by westcoastbeerlvr
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Thorpe429

Illinois

3/5  rDev -14.8%

09-17-2013 18:12:40 | More by Thorpe429
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ThePorterSorter

Missouri

3.95/5  rDev +12.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

The beer pours a dull dark brown, coppery in the light with a thin tan halo of head that grasps for the inner glass wall after each sip. The nose is sweet and malty with a certain pit fruitiness. The taste brings out the vinous barrel flavors along with a malty quad base; a hint of plumb, tobacco, molasses flavors that are rounded out by oak. The mouthfeel is buttery at first, muted alcohol, vinous dryness, and a good malt backbone. This is definitely tasty, hard to say whether I like boulevard's BBQ better, but I'm definitely looking forward to the side project-perennial collab version...sshhhh!

Serving type: on-tap

09-15-2013 00:32:43 | More by ThePorterSorter
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Beerontwowheels

Maryland

4.25/5  rDev +20.7%

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bum732

Maryland

4.25/5  rDev +20.7%

09-14-2013 18:00:23 | More by bum732
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Gonzoillini

Illinois

3/5  rDev -14.8%

09-14-2013 17:20:37 | More by Gonzoillini
Barrel Fermented Quad from Perennial Artisan Ales
81 out of 100 based on 13 ratings.