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Barely Wine - Lunar Brewing

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Reviews: 1
Hads: 1
rAvg: 4.74
pDev: n/a
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Lunar Brewing visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Barleywine |  ABV ?

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Beer added by: scruffwhor on 12-18-2006

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Beer: Reviews & Ratings
Reviews: 1 | Hads: 1
Reviews by scruffwhor:
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4.74/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Got a little insider info about this beer. A friend told me that this beer wasn't on the list since the tapped it a little earlier than expected. Thus making for a very hoppy barely wine.

Appearance- A medium amber with some light brandy notes in the hue. Very light to sparse bubbling in my small snifter. No head.

Smell- Bombarded with sweet candy malt smells. Makes me think of the old time cherry ribbon candy Grandma would keep in a bowl on the dining room table.

Taste- Great fruity, port malts mixed together with an astounding amount of hops. The hops creat an awesome interplay between bitter and sweet. They go together so well.

Mouthfeel- Such a great barely wine to sipp with that great fresh, young taste of hops mixed with its candy sweetness. Such a dynamic beer. (793 characters)

Barely Wine from Lunar Brewing
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