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Old Horizontal - Victory Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

1,563 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 1,563
Reviews: 1,062
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 10.34%
Wants: 90
Gots: 108 | 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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rdrummer

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4.38/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

This is one of the best barleywines going. I had the draft at Victory Brewing. It poured a clear amber color with a nice off-white head. The glass was a 10 ouncer that was sufficient given the 11% alcohol content. This is a wonderfully aromatic beer, which smells grainy with a hint of herbs that I think include clove and maybe coriander. The taste is a strong, lightly carbonated nectar of grains and fruit that kind of goes off when it hits the taste buds. It is rich and full-bodied, a real treat for the mouth. It is nice to sip, but I wouldn't want to try to drink more than one or two at the most with the kick it packs.

Serving type: on-tap

12-27-2003 00:46:37 | More by rdrummer
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Old Horizontal from Victory Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 1,563 ratings.