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Framinghammer Baltic Porter - Bourbon Barrel Aged - Jack's Abby Brewing

Framinghammer Baltic Porter - Bourbon Barrel AgedFraminghammer Baltic Porter - Bourbon Barrel Aged

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world-class

660 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 660
Reviews: 107
rAvg: 4.37
pDev: 7.78%


Brewed by:
Jack's Abby Brewing visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Baltic Porter |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
The 2012 on tap/growlers were aged in Jim Beam barrels. The 2013 bottles were aged in Willet barrels. 2014 release was aged in Four Roses.

(Beer added by: taez555 on 03-30-2012)
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jneiswender

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +14.4%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Had a sample of this at the brewery and some out of a growler.

First sample was out of a tasting glass and the other out of a snifter.

Pours a black body with a nice tan head.

Smells like bourbon, chocolate, light coffee and toast.

Taste is boozy bourbon in the front carrying over to raisins and fruit cake to finish. Hops are there but subtle.

Full body and balanced with medium carbonation.

Maybe one of the best sipping beers I have ever had. This is where I think the rest in this style miss the boat with over the top representations of the style. Just a great sipping beer. Almost a reverse order in taste profile. Booze in front and not in the finish. Leaves you WANTING another sip, not BRAVING another sip.

Serving type: growler

03-31-2012 14:16:27 | More by jneiswender
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Framinghammer Baltic Porter - Bourbon Barrel Aged from Jack's Abby Brewing
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