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Old Boardhead Barleywine Ale - Full Sail Brewery & Tasting Room & Pub

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Old Boardhead Barleywine Ale
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BA SCORE
87
very good

362 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 362
Reviews: 283
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 12.21%
Wants: 29
Gots: 23 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Full Sail Brewery & Tasting Room & Pub visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Barleywine |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: MrNuggets on 01-01-2005)
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this review is for the 2008 vintage.

thick off white head that sticks around. deep orange tinted nectar.

musty aromatics. caramel, mild oxidated fumes and dark brown sugar round it out.

Big toasted malt and caramel. alcohol is not very evident. gets very fruity as it warms. pleasant.

mild carbonation. very creamy mouthfeel.

this beer has held up fairly well. i havent had a fresh one in some time and cant remember enought to do a fair comparison. But at $3.49, ill probably buy a couple more to see how well it ages.

Serving type: bottle

11-07-2009 04:36:30 | More by satowns
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Old Boardhead Barleywine Ale from Full Sail Brewery & Tasting Room & Pub
87 out of 100 based on 362 ratings.