3000 Belgian-Style Barleywine | Midnight Sun Brewing Co.
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Midnight Sun Brewing Co.
Alaska, United States | website
Style: American Barleywine
Alcohol by volume (ABV): 13.20%
Availability: Limited (brewed once)
Notes / Commercial Description:
In this ridiculously wonderful world we've created, we make beer- one batch at a time. As the scientist in us demands, we number said batches. And while every batch of our beer is special for us – providing a fresh start on a new day, establishing an experimental opportunity, bringing together our minds and spirits, projecting our company forward – each batch also scores time.
To celebrate our 3000th batch, we present a Belgian-style Barley Wine, simply called 3,000. Luscious layers of flavor begin with barley, wheat and rye malts followed by triple-hoppping with a single varietal. Fermentation, using three distinct yeast strains, achieves complexity in character and, of course, alcohol. This special batch was transferred into red wine oak barrels for eight months to age gregariously yet gracefully. After bottle-conditioning, this exclusive beer is ready for immediate enjoyment although it can be lovingly cellared for future festivities.
As we release 3,000 in January 2013, we hoist our glasses in thankful toast to YOU – our dearest friends in beer!
Added by MasterSki on 12-29-2012
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.
Reviews: 18 | Ratings: 84
3000 Belgian-Style Barleywine from Midnight Sun Brewing Co.
86 out of 100 based on 18 ratings.