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Old Horizontal - Victory Brewing Company

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Old HorizontalOld Horizontal

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

1,566 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 1,566
Reviews: 1,063
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 10.34%
Wants: 90
Gots: 109 | FT: 8
Brewed by:
Victory Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American Barleywine |  11.00% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-23-2001)
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DeaconBluez

Alabama

4.08/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

bottle says jan 05

poured a nice borwnish-red, the light tan head on mine was huge. it haves tones of lace.

nice malty smell with hints of grapefruit. the alcohol rears its head.

the hops are present in the taste, as well as grapefruit, malt, and yes the alcohol

the mouthfeel is a nice creamy/oily feel to it. some carbonation

drinkability is good for a brew at 11.00 abv. this beer could realy sneak up on you if you are not careful

Serving type: bottle

01-14-2006 23:59:23 | More by DeaconBluez
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About to go for a walk (Dave is still peeing).

The beer is dark orange / copper with a half inch of tan head. Smells hoppy, boozy, malty. Big beer. ¿Que hora es? Citrus soaked in alcohol. Notes of pine with some alcohol sugars. Good flavor, but the alcohol is too forward. I have trouble appreciating beers of this ilk, where both the malt and hop profiles are so grand that they seem to compete for dominance, rather than dance in harmony. Hop bitterness and alcohol longer on the palate. Overall, good, though not my cup of tea (beer).

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Old Horizontal from Victory Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 1,566 ratings.