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Bourbon Barrel Barleywine Ale - Central Waters Brewing Co.

Bourbon Barrel Barleywine AleBourbon Barrel Barleywine Ale

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Ratings: 1481
Reviews: 515
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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mikeyv35

New York

4.25/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Date: 03/24/12
Type: 12oz. Bottle
Vintage: 2012
Glass: Ommegang Tulip

Pours a brown mahogany in color w/ a 1/2 finger off white head that left medium lacing. Fantastic aromas of oak, vanilla, bourbon, butterscotch, and brown sugar. The flavor was of butterscotch/brown sugar sweetness up front, transitioning to oak/vanilla/bourbon, and finishing w/ hop bitterness. Medium bodied and lush w/ appropriate carbonation. Definite sipper! Pretty boozy, but nice to contemplate your thoughts with.

Overall, very enjoyable brew! This one could be all-world w/ a few years of age in the cellar, as it was a bit hot for my liking.

Serving type: bottle

09-25-2012 19:16:43 | More by mikeyv35
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Bourbon Barrel Barleywine Ale from Central Waters Brewing Co.
96 out of 100 based on 1,481 ratings.