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AleSmith Old Numbskull - Barrel Aged - AleSmith Brewing Company

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358 Ratings
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Ratings: 358
Reviews: 85
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 7.91%
Wants: 386
Gots: 102 | FT: 20
Brewed by:
AleSmith Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Barleywine |  11.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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Beer added by: kmcnair on 12-13-2004

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Ratings: 358 | Reviews: 85
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750 mL bottle poured into a wine glass. 2013 bottle.

Appearance - Deep murky ruby body. Nice khaki head. Thick collar.

Smell - Bourbon is strong. Very oaky. Vanilla. Nutty malts. Smells a bit oxidized.

Taste - Sweet caramel. Nutty. Bourbon builds. Very oaky. Bitter in the back end. Oxidation is a mixture of sherry and bitter cardboard.

Mouthfeel - Medium heavy. Boozy. Well carbonated.

Overall - Fantastic barrel. The wood permeates and some oxidation goes a long way in this beer.

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AleSmith Old Numbskull - Barrel Aged from AleSmith Brewing Company
95 out of 100 based on 358 ratings.