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Hog Heaven Barley Wine - Avery Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
89
very good

1,747 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,747
Reviews: 879
rAvg: 3.96
pDev: 11.62%
Wants: 51
Gots: 150 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Avery Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Barleywine |  9.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
This dangerously drinkable garnet beauty is a hop lover’s delight. The intense dry-hop nose and the alcohol content are perfectly balanced for a caramel candy-like malt finish. This is a serious beer for serious beer afficianados and it only gets better with age. Cellarable for 3 years.

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4.5/5  rDev +13.6%

Big dry hop nose with citrus, grapefruit, floral and pine over dark yeast driven dried fruit and malt spice.
Pours brilliantly clear red to copper tinted amber under a 1" lightly copper tinted off-white foam cap that quickly dissipates but produces rich lace.
Palate: Sweet caramel malt and dried fruits (fig and dates), balanced by an assertive hop bitterness and big alcohol. The hops, malt and yeast flavors mask the big alcohol. The components are big but well balanced. Has gin and tonic level bitterness.
Chewy with gentle carbonation - a very fine bead. Warming.

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Hog Heaven Barley Wine from Avery Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 1,747 ratings.