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Bourbon Barrel Barleywine Ale - Central Waters Brewing Co.

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Ratings: 1484
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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soughtbygod

California

4.33/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

The beer pours a brownish red with a two finger tan foam heard incredible lacing.

smell, strong alcohol in the nose, raisins, caramel, roasted fruit,

taste: this is fresh: i will have to lay the rest of them down for a few months talk about a bourbon kick its a little overpowering but good as the warmth settles you get the same raisins and caramel on the back of the tongue and it lingers

mouthfeel: good carbonation amount for this style of beer

overall pretty decent beer i have high hopes for aging it

I had to come back and add to this review this beer really got better as it warmed, i sat there watching TV drinking this and the bourbon notes really got complex this is a hot beer and needs some age but none the less fantastic

Serving type: bottle

01-21-2012 02:38:34 | More by soughtbygod
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Bourbon Barrel Barleywine Ale from Central Waters Brewing Co.
96 out of 100 based on 1,484 ratings.