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Insanity - Weyerbacher Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

1,798 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,798
Reviews: 838
rAvg: 4.17
pDev: 11.27%
Wants: 174
Gots: 323 | FT: 15
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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maltydog

Pennsylvania

4.4/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

One of my favorites in 2004. I have always enjoyed Weyerbacher's "Big Beer" sampler case. They have elevated the Blithering Idiot barleywine to new heights by cask aging it in bourbon barrels. The appearance is dark amber with garnet hightlights. Head is opaque and shows nice traces of lace as the beer is enjoyed. The nose exhibits traces of vanilla with strong hints of bourbon. The flavor develops as the ale warms. Starts out with luscious vanilla and woody notes with stronger hints of bourbon the longer you enjoy it. This is a serious beer that is seriously delicious. I highly recommend it!!

Serving type: bottle

12-23-2004 05:00:05 | More by maltydog
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Insanity from Weyerbacher Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 1,798 ratings.