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Insanity - Weyerbacher Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

1,911 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,911
Reviews: 842
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 11.78%
Wants: 182
Gots: 354 | FT: 18
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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Poured from the bottle into a tasting snifter. I had this during a BA Barleywine tasting.

This one poured a much lighter color than most of the other barleywines poured that night. There is a banana note in the smell and taste that didn't show up in the other beers. I'm getting a good amount of sweetness with a slightly fruity finish. There is a nice bourbon undertone. This one stands up well against the more sought after beers of this style.

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Thanks to my buddy Chris for this.

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S: Bourbon and some sweet malt aromas.

T: Sweet malt upfront followed by light bourbon then alcohol heat. A hint of caramel and vanilla. Finish is very mild hop bitterness.

M: Medium body with good carbonation.

O: I think this bottle is a few years old and the bourbon seems to have faded a bit. Still a decent beer.

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Insanity from Weyerbacher Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 1,911 ratings.