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Jefferson's Reserve Bourbon Barrel Stout - Bluegrass Brewing Co. - East St. Matthew's

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Jefferson's Reserve Bourbon Barrel StoutJefferson's Reserve Bourbon Barrel Stout

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BA SCORE
86
very good

411 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 411
Reviews: 322
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 14.47%
Wants: 25
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Bluegrass Brewing Co. - East St. Matthew's visit their website
Kentucky, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mcallister on 04-07-2006)
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rlparker3

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3.63/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

11-Jan-2009 Home

Pours black with no significant head. The aroma is dominated by vanilla. The flavor, also, is dominated by vanilla and roasted malts... it finishes with hops and bourbon (perhaps the strong suit). Despite it's complexity this is an easy drinker... I will seek this beer again in the future.

One caveat, the flavor improved as it warmed... the fridge may be too chilly for it.

Serving type: bottle

01-21-2009 03:34:52 | More by rlparker3
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Jefferson's Reserve Bourbon Barrel Stout from Bluegrass Brewing Co. - East St. Matthew's
86 out of 100 based on 411 ratings.