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Insanity - Weyerbacher Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
93
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1,817 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 1,817
Reviews: 838
rAvg: 4.17
pDev: 11.51%
Wants: 174
Gots: 325 | FT: 14
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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FleeVT

Florida

3.95/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Brown bomber into a pint glass.

A: Fairly clear burnt amber with a sprite off white head. Excellent lacing. The carbonation is generated solely with the poor as there is little to no action later.

S: Very subdued nose. Sweet malts with subtle hints of banana, breads, and a dab of alcohol in the form of bourbon (from the bourbon wood aging).

T/M: This is silky smooth when it hits your tongue then tingle with carbonation as it passes over the palate. Exceptional body. I pick up the banana and brown sugar on the front, bananas foster perhaps. Fantastic and smooth, and then you swallow. The alcohol peppers your palate and dries the back of your throat as it warms it's way down your chest.

D: A sipper for sure and a damn good one. I really like the offerings from Weyerbacher and this is exemplary of the style.

Serving type: bottle

02-28-2009 04:11:40 | More by FleeVT
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Insanity from Weyerbacher Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 1,817 ratings.