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Insanity - Weyerbacher Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

1,695 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 1695
Reviews: 833
rAvg: 4.17
pDev: 11.27%


Brewed by:
Weyerbacher Brewing Co. visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
English Barleywine |  11.10% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
A bourbon barrel-aged English-style Barleywine.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 06-21-2004)
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B33R501

Pennsylvania

4.58/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

What an incredible complex and delicious treat this is. Pours dark, big creamy head. Huge aroma, one of the best smelling beers I've had, caramel, figs, dates, rich luxury wood, and thick butterscotch cake batter. This is the one beer I thought you don't even have to drink it, and I literally sat there for 5 minutes just taking in the beautiful aroma. Then pour 1/2 the bottle and you're hit with a big blast of alcohol, sit the bottle down and the alcohol smell recedes into the background again, leaving the original aromas. Wow.

Tastes opens with a huge barleywine sweetness followed by beautiful, refined bourbon and vanilla that complements the caramel and dark fruits sweetness perfectly. The alcohol is nowhere to be found, just one monster beer.

Weyerbacher absolutely kills it, Insanity, Tiny, Double Simcoe, and Slam Dunkel are all world class beers, and the Dunkel will be out soon, we can't wait.

Serving type: bottle

03-18-2012 11:23:17 | More by B33R501
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Insanity from Weyerbacher Brewing Co.
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