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Olde School Barleywine - Dogfish Head Brewery

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BA SCORE
89
very good

2,023 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

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Ratings: 2,023
Reviews: 967
rAvg: 3.96
pDev: 13.13%
Wants: 181
Gots: 480 | FT: 21
Brewed by:
Dogfish Head Brewery visit their website
Delaware, United States

Style | ABV
American Barleywine |  15.04% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Bold, yet smooth! Fermented with dates and figs, this bone-crushing barleywine has a unique flavor.

85 IBU
ABV varies from 13-16%.

(Beer added by: UnionMade on 10-10-2002)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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JDeming

Maryland

4.5/5  rDev +13.6%

06-27-2014 01:45:33 | More by JDeming
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sammyg832

Arizona

4.5/5  rDev +13.6%

06-26-2014 22:17:12 | More by sammyg832
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vwbus7

North Carolina

4.75/5  rDev +19.9%

06-26-2014 02:26:14 | More by vwbus7
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wrightst

Maryland

3/5  rDev -24.2%

06-25-2014 02:40:03 | More by wrightst
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Jhfinn


3.25/5  rDev -17.9%

06-23-2014 14:35:33 | More by Jhfinn
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dbauer78

Pennsylvania

4.65/5  rDev +17.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

A. almost no head, cloudy, a deep red mahogany in color
S. very boozy, the figs and dates definitely come though as well as a nice sweetness
T. sweet on the front end and the booze kick you later on. can taste some carmel malts as well as some dark fruit flavor, and a very slight bitterness.
M. thick syrupy, light on the carbonation
O. its a huge barleywine, big on the booze and everything else. At 15% its definitely one that good to sip on after diner, wouldnt want many more than that.

Serving type: bottle

06-23-2014 13:41:35 | More by dbauer78
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tylerp21


4.25/5  rDev +7.3%

06-22-2014 22:45:09 | More by tylerp21
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sjbarleywine

New Jersey

5/5  rDev +26.3%

06-20-2014 18:42:23 | More by sjbarleywine
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bleedsblu

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +1%

06-19-2014 14:47:33 | More by bleedsblu
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Chingringo

Florida

4/5  rDev +1%

06-18-2014 14:20:47 | More by Chingringo
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JCicero08

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

06-17-2014 16:11:27 | More by JCicero08
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Jaredyelton

Maine

5/5  rDev +26.3%

06-17-2014 16:11:10 | More by Jaredyelton
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kkdowning

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +1%

06-16-2014 21:48:27 | More by kkdowning
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OptionParalysis

New York

4/5  rDev +1%

06-16-2014 21:06:30 | More by OptionParalysis
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JJChrist

Maine

4.25/5  rDev +7.3%

06-14-2014 17:46:02 | More by JJChrist
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yeaprolly

Washington

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

06-12-2014 23:48:58 | More by yeaprolly
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blindmike

California

4/5  rDev +1%

06-12-2014 16:11:15 | More by blindmike
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Mebuzzard

Colorado

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

06-11-2014 04:23:31 | More by Mebuzzard
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MattXT

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

06-09-2014 21:23:43 | More by MattXT
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1Sundown2C

New York

3.5/5  rDev -11.6%

06-09-2014 04:08:32 | More by 1Sundown2C
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paulys55

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

06-09-2014 03:44:06 | More by paulys55
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acurtis

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -11.6%

06-08-2014 21:08:44 | More by acurtis
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amano_h

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

06-08-2014 05:11:36 | More by amano_h
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rowbow

California

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

06-06-2014 17:00:24 | More by rowbow
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bcm75

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

06-06-2014 02:14:24 | More by bcm75
Olde School Barleywine from Dogfish Head Brewery
89 out of 100 based on 2,023 ratings.