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Insanity - Weyerbacher Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

1,818 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 1,818
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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jampics2

Ohio

4.43/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

On tap at the Brew Kettle. This is one I've had before at the end of a tasting, and I have a 2 year old bottle in the cellar, but I wanted to taste it on a straight pallate for the review.

Caramel in color, still looking. A small ring of head surrounds the goods.

Smells great. Lots of toffee, oak, and dark fruit. Bourbon is subdued. I get some booze soaked golden raisins for some reason. Nice depth and uniqueness in the nose.

Taste is stupendous. Amazing beer, here, this kicks blithering idiot in the balls. Huge toffee and caramel, nice wood and bourbon. Smooth and dank. Vanilla and candy, dark fruits and even a touch of coconut. Wow! We have a winner!!

Nice body, just enough carb to keep it going down smoothly.

On a curve, this is very drinkable for being such a big beer. Would certainly buy again! Just about the best available non-whale bourbon barleywine out there.

Serving type: on-tap

06-18-2010 19:43:36 | More by jampics2
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Insanity from Weyerbacher Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 1,818 ratings.