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Tröegs Flying Mouflan - Tröegs Brewing Company

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Tröegs Flying MouflanTröegs Flying Mouflan

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1,306 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,306
Reviews: 565
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 10.39%
Wants: 151
Gots: 214 | FT: 11
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Tröegs Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American Barleywine |  9.30% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mcallister on 03-01-2009)
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Birdmarg741

Maryland

4.75/5  rDev +14.7%

05-22-2013 00:35:21 | More by Birdmarg741
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oberon

North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

Poured into an over sized wine glass a rich burnt orange infused bronze with a sticky 1/2 finger off white head,brillinat definition and color.Chocolate and fruity hops with alcohol notes in the nose.Like the bottle says hops dipped in chocolate play a big role on the palate,brown sugar and sweet alcohol round out the palate.A great American style Barleywine with it's big hops and big alcohol,fantastic stuff.

10-01-2012 13:23:06 | More by oberon
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JacobMutberg

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

10-09-2012 16:27:13 | More by JacobMutberg
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steelerguy

New York

4.38/5  rDev +5.8%

A - Dark brown, viscous, looking beer. Nice size head that takes a bit to settle. The head fades to a coating on top as you drink. Low carbonation, but kind of hard to tell since you can't really see much.

S - Caramel, raisins, bread...almost like a sticky bun with no cinnamon but with some rosemary on top because of the pine hops.

T - Tons of caramel malt, with some lightly toasted malts in addition. This balances out what I imagine are a lot of IBUs but you don't feel like it is too bitter with so much malt and sweetness. Finishes with some dark fruit flavors and a touch of alcohol.

M - Thick, creamy, and smooth on the tongue. Then finishes with some warmth and lingering caramel coating.

D - So much flavor this is a sipper, very enjoyable, but the 22 oz. bottle is almost too much for a single serving. This is meant to be savored and shared.

11-23-2010 00:41:45 | More by steelerguy
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Scalexan


2.75/5  rDev -33.6%

07-27-2014 23:50:03 | More by Scalexan
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warnerry

Michigan

4.22/5  rDev +1.9%

Bottles 4/5/10

A - Pours a clear deep copper with a finger or so of off-white head. Head doesn't have great retention, but leaves some nce lacing.

S - Big chocolate, caramel and toffee aromas, but also a decent amount of citrus and a bit of pine. Nice.

T - Caramel, brown sugar and toffee, along with citrus and pine hops. Chocolate notes come in more near the finish. Very smooth tasting and really enjoyable.

M - Medium mouthfeel, very low carbonation. Has a bit of sticky sweetness initially, but finishes semi-dry with some nice bitterness.

O - Very nice barleywine, and a nice one from Troegs. Good flavor profile. I would be interested in trying this fresh for comparison, but even after 20 months has a good hop character.

01-04-2012 03:28:09 | More by warnerry
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DWolf

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -9.4%

12-31-2011 19:53:27 | More by DWolf
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generallee

New York

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Presentation: It was poured from a brown 1 pint 6oz bottle into a tulip glass. The abv is listed at 9.3% on the label. There is no born on date or freshness date.

Appearance: It has a dark reddish brown body with a thick two finger light tan head on top. Head retention is very good and it makes thick lace rings on the glass as I take each sip.

Smell: The aroma has a full character with strong base maltiness with candy sweet notes, brown sugar and caramel notes. Hops are a little more laid back and offer a light balance of leafy/floral and lighter citrus/pine.

Taste/Palate: Malt sweetness comes through overall in a big full body with a decent hop punch backing it all up. I get notes of roasted grain, candy, sugar and white bread crust mixed with mild spice like pine and deep earthy/leafy hop bitterness. A smooth texture with mellow carbonation rounds out the feel.

Notes: A solid and very enjoyable American Barleywine from a solid brewery.

03-06-2011 13:57:06 | More by generallee
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nstroup

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

09-30-2012 06:13:47 | More by nstroup
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TimoP

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

06-04-2012 00:36:11 | More by TimoP
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mverity

Florida

3.78/5  rDev -8.7%

Bottle courtesy of @Casey3236. Pours a mostly opaque deep nutty brown, with hints of rich woody red. Creamy tan head that held pretty well before fading into a medium collar and a few wisps. Sticky legs and good lacing. Aroma is molasses, deep earthy malt, woody, some leathery damp soil. Taste is dark caramel, nutti-chocolate with some almond like toastiness, leather and earth. Rich mouthfeel, full bodied and low to medium carbonation. I think I aged this one a bit too long, or maybe not long enough. That dirt-like flavor is a little off putting.

04-14-2014 00:59:41 | More by mverity
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Doomcifer

Rhode Island

4/5  rDev -3.4%

08-01-2014 14:57:19 | More by Doomcifer
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bierdabbler

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev -9.4%

03-15-2013 21:55:11 | More by bierdabbler
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megamass

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

05-22-2013 22:53:10 | More by megamass
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merlin48

Kentucky

4.43/5  rDev +7%

Bomber thanks to mntlover. Poured into a snifter a slightly hazed dark amber body with a small beige head that quickly falls to a cap with some spotty lacing.

Robust aroma of pine and earthy hops and honey drenched nougats of caramel.

Body is on the full side of medium with a creamy moderate carbonation.

Taste has pine, earthy, and spicy hops up front, with a solid malt base. Raisins and hints of other dark fruits, brown sugar, and toasted caramel are all apparent. A bit of alcohol heat lets you know you're sipping a barleywine.

Been wanting to try this one for a long time and it didn't disappoint. Excellent American style barleywine with plenty of aggressive hops, yet with a solid malty backbone underneath.

08-18-2011 13:03:43 | More by merlin48
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Billolick

New York

4.33/5  rDev +4.6%

22 oz bomber bottle
Pours dark plummy amber, murky under a dak tan head that leaves splotches of lace. Nose is of ripe fruit, musty hop oils and then some sweet maple. Strong and tasty brew. Bold strokes of resiny hops and repectable layers of maple malts. Some glimmers of boozy alcohol poke their heads up, but the smoothness and continuing melange of hops/malts follow through to make the finish line. Nice offering thats well worth a try.

04-17-2009 02:18:31 | More by Billolick
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mctizzz

California

1.75/5  rDev -57.7%

11-21-2011 18:36:42 | More by mctizzz
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tigg924

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -3.4%

Poured into Sam Adams perfect pint glass--aged 3 years

Appearance: reddish-brown in color, hazy, minimal head, moderate carbonation

Smell: deep caramel malt and light pine

Taste: deep caramel malt and brown sugar, then figs become prominent, pine hops and alcohol dominate the end

Mouthfeel: really sweet with bitter backbone, medium carbonation, heavy bodied

Overall: A nice and complex barleywine. For the money, I would certainly buy this again and see how it is fresher. A sipper, but one I will revisit.

08-30-2011 12:55:35 | More by tigg924
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aquazr1

California

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

04-08-2014 03:59:41 | More by aquazr1
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reitzbrewing

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

09-22-2013 18:59:01 | More by reitzbrewing
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Mora2000

Texas

4/5  rDev -3.4%

Thanks to exiled for sharing this bottle.

The beer pours a dark amber/red color with a white head. The aroma is caramel, brown sugar and dark fruit. Just an awesome aroma. The flavor is more of the same with figs, raisins, molasses, caramel and brown sugar. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

04-19-2010 04:55:48 | More by Mora2000
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BigE90

Washington

4/5  rDev -3.4%

12-02-2011 21:19:07 | More by BigE90
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SkinnyElvis

Pennsylvania

4.33/5  rDev +4.6%

Pours a dark amber with a thin head. Smells hoppy and a bit sweet. Right now it tastes like a mix of a DIPA and a barleywine. First sip & I thought barleywine but later it seems more like a DIPA. My wife stole a glass after a sip which means she thought of it as a DIPA. Mouthfeel is smooth but there is a bit of a bite of etoh in there. I am interested to see how this ages.

Cheers.

03-28-2009 00:58:47 | More by SkinnyElvis
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jaminjohnson

Yukon (Canada)

4/5  rDev -3.4%

09-04-2013 00:31:28 | More by jaminjohnson
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wattoclone

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -15.5%

09-12-2012 14:27:53 | More by wattoclone
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Tröegs Flying Mouflan from Tröegs Brewing Company
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