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Olde School Barleywine - Dogfish Head Brewery

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BA SCORE
89
very good

2,253 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 2,253
Reviews: 994
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 13.1%
Wants: 205
Gots: 574 | FT: 27
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)
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4.04/5  rDev +1.8%

Photo of LouZ
4.03/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

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3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

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4.75/5  rDev +19.6%

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4.04/5  rDev +1.8%

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4.86/5  rDev +22.4%

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3.76/5  rDev -5.3%

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4/5  rDev +0.8%

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4.44/5  rDev +11.8%

Photo of iTunesUpdates
5/5  rDev +25.9%

I don't see why this gets so much hate. I absolutely love the taste of this beer. I think the upfront burn is what makes it so great. I'll be cellaring the other 3 to see how this one develops!

Photo of PatrickKellyCT
3.91/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.88/5  rDev -2.3%

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4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

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4/5  rDev +0.8%

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3.5/5  rDev -11.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

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4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -11.8%

Photo of TimG_0913
4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

I think this is one of the better barley wines. I haven't had many, but this one is close to the top of the list.

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4/5  rDev +0.8%

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3.04/5  rDev -23.4%

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4/5  rDev +0.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

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4/5  rDev +0.8%

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4.3/5  rDev +8.3%

Olde School Barleywine from Dogfish Head Brewery
89 out of 100 based on 2,253 ratings.