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Saint Arnold Divine Reserve #6 - Saint Arnold Brewing Company

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Saint Arnold Divine Reserve #6Saint Arnold Divine Reserve #6

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

191 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 191
Reviews: 162
rAvg: 4.09
pDev: 9.54%
Wants: 25
Gots: 15 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Saint Arnold Brewing Company visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
American Barleywine |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BgThang on 06-11-2008)
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3.75/5  rDev -8.3%

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4.75/5  rDev +16.1%

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Maryland

3.25/5  rDev -20.5%

12-17-2013 21:47:12 | More by mendvicdog
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Texas

4/5  rDev -2.2%

12-14-2013 22:31:17 | More by greenspointexas
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4/5  rDev -2.2%

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4.5/5  rDev +10%

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3.5/5  rDev -14.4%

07-04-2013 17:10:17 | More by bsuedekum
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csfcmitchell

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

05-22-2013 17:13:02 | More by csfcmitchell
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CDCNAM

Louisiana

3.5/5  rDev -14.4%

04-17-2013 03:05:21 | More by CDCNAM
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raffy313

Texas

4/5  rDev -2.2%

02-24-2013 18:28:54 | More by raffy313
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t0rin0

California

4/5  rDev -2.2%

12-27-2012 01:32:43 | More by t0rin0
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dcloeren

Texas

4.35/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

I bought this bottle a little over a year ago at a charity silent auction for somewhere around $35. I was under the impression that I was buying a six pack but I ended up with one bottle instead. I wasn't that mad since my money went to a good cause but I'm hoping this beer is at least worth half of what a I paid for it. No pressure DR6.... no pressure.

Pours a very murky copper color with no head. I stopped the pour short to keep all of the sediment at the bottom of the bottle.

The aroma on this beer is fantastic! I'm almost shocked that this beer has at least 3 years on it and it still has this great of an aroma. Caramel dominates the aroma with sharp notes of pine mixed in. Subtle notes of grapefruit and pineapple come alive as this beer warms up... just so sticky and malty!

The taste isn't as impressive as the aroma but it still stays on the same path. I think that time may had gotten to this beer only due to Saint Arnold and their stupid obsession with twist tops... Very caramel malt forward with stinging pine hops. Great floral notes are mixed in along with the grapefruit and other citrus notes.

The mouthfeel of this barleywine is spot on. Full body and sticky as hell! I'm impressed with the carbonation level is as good as it is. Very sticky and drying finish.

Overall this was an amazing barleywine. I wish that I would have saved this one to split with a friend but I got tired of it staring me in the face every time I opened up my "cellar". This beer also just pisses me off to no end at Saint Arnolds. Why don't they make more beers like this. I will admit that they are moving in the right direction but what the hell, man? You make one off gems and then you don't do anything with it ever again. Anyways, phenomenal barleywine.

Serving type: bottle

11-13-2012 19:40:01 | More by dcloeren
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Texas

4/5  rDev -2.2%

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Texas

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Texas

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Texas

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Texas

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Texas

4.93/5  rDev +20.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

I tried this beer in February 2012. It aged very well and tasted like a barley wine should taste to me perfectly. The depth of the flavor surprised me. It was not boozy for how high the alcohol was. The aroma was quite pleasant for an older beer. Good luck finding some, but worth it if you can find some!

Serving type: bottle

02-15-2012 01:55:53 | More by Crispy34
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Virginia

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Saint Arnold Divine Reserve #6 from Saint Arnold Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 191 ratings.