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Hakusekikan Barley Wine - Stone Iwamoto Co., Ltd / Hakusekikan Beer Restaurant BACCHUS

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Ratings: 1
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 4.28
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Stone Iwamoto Co., Ltd / Hakusekikan Beer Restaurant BACCHUS visit their website

Style | ABV
English Barleywine |  14.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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

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(Beer added by: UncleJimbo on 06-20-2003)
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4.28/5  rDev 0%

Sampled on tap at Popeye in Tokyo. This might be the strongest alcohol by volume beer made in Japan. This barley wine was aged 3 years.

This barley wine poured a dark, mahogany (black-red) color with thin white foam. The smell was modest but included molasses, malt, and a hint of alcohol. The taste was very nicely balanced with molasses and caramel flavors predominating, and with a hint of the high alcohol presence coming through. The mouthfeel was light and airy on the tongue - pure pleasure. The body was medium and the carbonation low. This was an extremely drinkable barley wine, quite suited to sipping. Very nice.

06-20-2003 20:57:18 | More by UncleJimbo
Hakusekikan Barley Wine from Stone Iwamoto Co., Ltd / Hakusekikan Beer Restaurant BACCHUS
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