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Behemoth Blonde Barleywine - Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub

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1,471 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,471
Reviews: 545
rAvg: 4.25
pDev: 9.65%
Wants: 527
Gots: 519 | FT: 33
Brewed by:
Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub visit their website
Indiana, United States

Style | ABV
American Barleywine |  10.50% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
A huge, sweet Barley Wine with complex caramel malt notes, balanced by generous hopping and a high alcohol content. This fruity and malty beer is best enjoyed while keeping warm in the brutal winter months.

80 IBU

2005 Bottle release - Pink Wax
2007 Bottle release - Yellow Wax, hands not skull on flat finish label (Brewed in Nov 06)
2008 Bottle release - Purple Wax
2009 Bottle release - Blue Wax
2010 Bottle release - Green Wax
2011 Bottle release - White Wax
2011 Bottle release - Yellow Wax, glossy label, skull on label (Ohio only)
2012 Bottle release - Red Wax
2013 Bottle release - Orange Wax
2014 Bottle release - Blue wax

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-04-2002)
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baos

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4.78/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4

22 oz. into pint glass (a neat trick)

A: Cloudy amber with a nice blonde head that dissipates to make a ring around the glass. Nice lacing too.

S: Hoppy and malty. A bit of alcohol smell, and some caramel and unsweetened chocolate as well. Wet cherry wood sawdust.

T: Hops, malt, caramel, unsweetened chocolate. Pineapple and bitter cherry notes. Finishes very dry and bitter, but its an awesome dry and bitter. Yum.

M: Mouth feel is awesome. Usually the barely wine brews that I've had have been lacking in that area. this one is really good. Makes me proud to be a Hoosier!

D: This beer is strong. So you can't have a six pack of this stuff while playing 7 card stud no peek. Despite its strength, this beer is awesome. For those who want to have one beer and make it count in warmth and taste this is the one. I give her an A+.

Update: Just had this one again @ Starkey's barn bar. Awesome beeer... Worth the molah.. Try one on its fits like a mo fuckin glove.

Serving type: bottle

10-02-2007 00:33:55 | More by baos
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Behemoth Blonde Barleywine from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
95 out of 100 based on 1,471 ratings.