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Burton Baton - Dogfish Head Brewery

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5,131 Ratings
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Ratings: 5,131
Reviews: 1,689
rAvg: 4.23
pDev: 10.4%
Wants: 268
Gots: 718 | FT: 24
Brewed by:
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Delaware, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This oak-aged gentle giant has been gaining popularity over the past few years and is now available year-round.

For Burton Baton, we brew two "threads," or batches, of beer: an English-style old ale and an imperial IPA.

After fementating the beers separately in our stainless tanks, they're transferred and blended together in one of our large oak tanks. Burton Baton sits on the wood for about a month.

When enjoying the Burton Baton, you'll find an awesome blend of the citrus notes from Northwestern hops melding with woody, vanilla notes from the oak. The wood also tends to mellow the 10% ABV of Burton, so tread cautiously!

70 IBU

(Beer added by: Todd on 12-08-2004)
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4.05/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

12 oz. bottle poured into a DFH Signature Glass

Pours an hazy golden amber with orange hues and a one finger fluffy white head. A considerable amount of lacing is present. The aroma is floral, accented by fruitiness, and biscuity notes. The taste is tangy ripe fruit, bitter citrus rind and pine tempered by smooth oakiness. Extremely creamy and velvety smooth mouthfeel. A wonderfully unique brew that is so smooth that it's easy to forget about the 10% abv.

Serving type: bottle

04-12-2012 03:26:57 | More by chanokokoro
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Burton Baton from Dogfish Head Brewery
94 out of 100 based on 5,131 ratings.