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Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale - Alltech’s Lexington Brewing and Distilling Co.

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BA SCORE
83
good

1,875 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 1,875
Reviews: 498
rAvg: 3.67
pDev: 18.26%
Wants: 82
Gots: 234 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Alltech’s Lexington Brewing and Distilling Co. visit their website
Kentucky, United States

Style | ABV
English Strong Ale |  8.19% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Award winning Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale is a unique sipping beer with the distinctive nose of a well-crafted bourbon. Our Kentucky Ale is aged for up to 6 weeks in freshly decanted bourbon barrels from some of Kentucky’s finest distilleries. Subtle yet familiar flavors of vanilla and oak are imparted to this special ale as it rests in the charred barrels. Pleasantly smooth and robust, Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale may also be served as an aperitif or after dinner drink.

(Beer added by: SheepNutz on 07-13-2004)
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Monalenard

Illinois

1.64/5  rDev -55.3%

Pours a mahogany brown with a fizzy macro/corn soda lager head that fades as quickly as possible.
smells like it looks, cheap malt, slight hints of bourbon and oak.
taste follows the nose- bourbon barrel budwiser.
mouthfeel is medium, average carbonation.
overall- bourbon barreled budwiser.

07-30-2014 22:32:02 | More by Monalenard
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PaulD

Massachusetts

1.75/5  rDev -52.3%

01-13-2013 02:57:52 | More by PaulD
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hikeeba

Rhode Island

1.75/5  rDev -52.3%

12-07-2013 01:00:40 | More by hikeeba
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jbeezification

Texas

1.75/5  rDev -52.3%

06-02-2013 16:23:09 | More by jbeezification
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magsvmi

Rhode Island

1.75/5  rDev -52.3%

10-06-2013 00:11:49 | More by magsvmi
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KNor

Indiana

1.81/5  rDev -50.7%

What city does the "M" stand for that on the bottle? Ussually a letter in front of the code indicates a differnt manufacturing location.

tasted fruity/ banana not as bourbon like as it was last time i tried it. Did they start diluting this down. wonder what percent of the beer I drank was ever in a barrel

08-01-2014 19:19:44 | More by KNor
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aforbes10

Iowa

1.93/5  rDev -47.4%

Bottle purchased by shivtim on his drive through Kentucky. We assumed this was one of those MBC "front breweries" but apparantly its not. Pours an uninteresting amber with a slight, wispy head. Smells like grain alcohol, shitty bourbon. Tastes like watered down bourbon, vanilla flavoring and not much else. pretty bland and watery. Medium to thin bodied. Eh.

05-11-2008 18:36:26 | More by aforbes10
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magnumpoppy

Michigan

2/5  rDev -45.5%

02-24-2014 02:32:27 | More by magnumpoppy
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Kevincredible

Massachusetts

2/5  rDev -45.5%

04-18-2013 22:17:18 | More by Kevincredible
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uziangis

Ohio

2/5  rDev -45.5%

01-13-2012 02:31:39 | More by uziangis
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JustinSparks

Kentucky

2/5  rDev -45.5%

07-29-2014 17:57:58 | More by JustinSparks
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tourdot

Wisconsin

2/5  rDev -45.5%

02-02-2013 17:14:19 | More by tourdot
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lisahope27

Pennsylvania

2/5  rDev -45.5%

11-16-2012 02:29:51 | More by lisahope27
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Lewdd

Illinois

2/5  rDev -45.5%

01-26-2013 01:53:51 | More by Lewdd
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ThrashMaster

Massachusetts

2/5  rDev -45.5%

07-28-2013 20:17:39 | More by ThrashMaster
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bundy462

Texas

2/5  rDev -45.5%

08-17-2014 21:14:03 | More by bundy462
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Martinecu

Georgia

2/5  rDev -45.5%

04-26-2013 13:17:59 | More by Martinecu
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RollBounce

New York

2/5  rDev -45.5%

11-27-2012 23:59:08 | More by RollBounce
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porterman66

Massachusetts

2/5  rDev -45.5%

12-27-2013 23:51:57 | More by porterman66
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brandoman63

Illinois

2/5  rDev -45.5%

11-29-2011 20:32:02 | More by brandoman63
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kizyle

Georgia

2/5  rDev -45.5%

09-09-2012 14:03:47 | More by kizyle
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FullObs

Illinois

2/5  rDev -45.5%

10-11-2012 15:35:27 | More by FullObs
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Colosdog

Massachusetts

2/5  rDev -45.5%

02-15-2013 07:30:52 | More by Colosdog
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zachary80

Indiana

2/5  rDev -45.5%

12-20-2011 20:30:56 | More by zachary80
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Brinks

Alabama

2/5  rDev -45.5%

12-27-2013 19:46:07 | More by Brinks
Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale from Alltech’s Lexington Brewing and Distilling Co.
83 out of 100 based on 1,875 ratings.