1. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $14.99 (US/print only). Offer ends April 30. Subscribe now! (Because great beer deserves great stories AND readers.)

Bourbon Barrel Glenstemmons - Community Beer Company

Not Rated.
Bourbon Barrel Glenstemmons
No picture uploaded.
Have one? Upload it now.
BA SCORE
91
outstanding

17 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 17
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 4.29
pDev: 13.29%
Wants: 2
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:
Beer added by: Tayloraphilips on 03-16-2014

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
to view more.
Ratings: 17 | Reviews: 4
Reviews by JGlitz87:
More User Reviews:
Photo of kenmyers70
4.3/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

On tap at Vickery Park in Plano. Deep amber with medium head served in a tulip. Tastes more like a barrel aged quad. Sweet but not cloying. Mild Tastes of figs and raisins. Very tasty. Strong alcohol on the nose but taste Hides the 10% ABV well. Would have again.

Photo of Rand_ale_Thor
3/5  rDev -30.1%

pretty one-dimensional - bourbon..but the barrel aging was done properly.

Photo of MattSweatshirt
4.25/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Dark muddy red caramel body. Finger of off-white head.

Vanilla, bourbon, coconut, caramel and dark fruits from the scotch ale. A little sugary sweet.

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

After the tour time beers I was skeptical of Community busting out a contemporary beer nerd type of beer but this satisfied all my urges.

Photo of SavvyStudent
3.22/5  rDev -24.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

A: dark copper brown on the pour with little head
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
M: surprisingly medium light
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

to view more.
Bourbon Barrel Glenstemmons from Community Beer Company
91 out of 100 based on 17 ratings.