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Cyclops Barleywine | Elysian Brewing Company

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Reviews:
51
Ratings:
87
Avg:
3.99
pDev:
11.28%
 
 
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Brewed by:
Elysian Brewing Company
Washington, United States | website

Style: American Barleywine

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.85%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by kbub6f on 01-20-2003

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3.99/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

2003 12 oz bottle bought from the fridge at the brewpub in Seattle, a day in my carry-on, a couple of months in my fridge.

Wow. What a strange, hazy, pinkish-orange color. Up top there's a small, off-white, dense head. Thin, filmy lacing. Malt, toffee, sweet creamy chocolate and bread in the nose. Besides that, not much (:-). The front is very sweet: caramel, toffee, candy. A thick, sweet, creamy, malty middle gives up the stage for a sweet, alcoholy finish. There's some nice bitterness in the finish. And licorice aplenty.

I think this is a pretty tasty, sweet American barleywine.

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Cyclops Barleywine from Elysian Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 51 ratings.