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Insanity - Weyerbacher Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

1,797 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,797
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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meathookjones

Virginia

4.65/5  rDev +11.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

This review was from a 22oz bottle. This poured out a deep reddish brown with about an inch of tan foam on top. The head sticks around for an unusually long time and leaves a decent amount of lacing around the glass. Aroma is of ripe dark fruits with a malty sweetness. Notes of vanilla, woodiness and alcohol are also in the mix. Quite a full and complex aroma that might take me a few bottles to figure out. Taste starts off with sweet fruits and a touch of caramel. There are some notes of vanilla and bourbon characteristics as well. Quite a mix of flavors going on here and every thing seems to balance each other out quite nicely. There is also some toasty malt in there as well and it ends with a light alcohol burn. Simply awesome. Mouthfeel is full, thick and creamy with a slight warmth to it. Excellent drinkability here, I could drink this all night or as long as I could stay awake. I am very impressed by this offering and plan to pick more of this up to keep around for the cold months ahead.

Serving type: bottle

12-16-2004 15:01:20 | More by meathookjones
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Insanity from Weyerbacher Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 1,797 ratings.