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Bourbon Barrel Barleywine Ale - Central Waters Brewing Co.

Bourbon Barrel Barleywine AleBourbon Barrel Barleywine Ale

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Ratings: 1452
Reviews: 514
rAvg: 4.31
pDev: 9.28%


Brewed by:
Central Waters Brewing Co. visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Barleywine |  11.50% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
Aged for 1 year in used bourbon barrels.

(Beer added by: Atron67 on 03-02-2008)
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BobZ

Massachusetts

4.43/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

12 oz bottle poured into a Duvel tulip. Thanks to cfrances33.

Appearance: Dark amber/orange with a nice 2" head that recedes to nice cap, healthy lacing.

Smell: Bourbon soaked caramel and toffee.

Taste: All of whats good in a barleywine, caramel and toffee soaked with a tinge of bourbon. Oaky vanilla from the barrel weaves itself throughout the beer providing an accent to the malty base. Rich candied flavor. The alcohol is present in both heat and bourbon flavor.

Mouthfeel: Warm on the palate but still smooth.

Overall: Excellent example of a BA Barelywine a rich tapestry of flavor.

Serving type: bottle

06-30-2013 04:09:57 | More by BobZ
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Bourbon Barrel Barleywine Ale from Central Waters Brewing Co.
96 out of 100 based on 1,452 ratings.