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Bourbon Barrel Glenstemmons - Community Beer Company

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Bourbon Barrel Glenstemmons
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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

15 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 15
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 4.28
pDev: 13.08%
Wants: 1
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Community Beer Company visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy |  ABV ?

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Tayloraphilips on 03-16-2014)
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Dark muddy red caramel body. Finger of off-white head.

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Fairly sweet with some heat. Cherry and plum fruitiness, vanilla, bourbon. Smooth and medium bodied. Super delicious.

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S: toast with a little bit of oak and a tad bit of coffee
T: some toffee and brown sugar at front but falls weak on BE like a normal amber ale
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O: unfortunately this beer had me excited and fell short. I wish they could've kept the flavor consistent through even at the cost of mouthfeel. Interesting creation that turned out good but expected more after their last few releases that I love

Bourbon Barrel Glenstemmons from Community Beer Company
91 out of 100 based on 15 ratings.