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Lower De Boom Barleywine - 21st Amendment Brewery

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BA SCORE
85
very good

560 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 560
Reviews: 138
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 11.7%
Wants: 23
Gots: 39 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
21st Amendment Brewery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Barleywine |  11.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Jason on 09-12-2004)
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Reviews by Ego:
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Ego

New Jersey

3.88/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

eyes...
one finger of head sitting on top of medium brown hue with amber highlights, ample legs from the ABV are apparent on the glass sides, not much else to report

nose...
brown hoppy presence, more subtle sweet malt notes, this does not scream barley wine initially, a little boozy, pretty balanced, not bad

taste etc...
a little more carbonated than some BWs, and I like it... it drinks smoothly for the ABV, in fact the warming is at a minimum if the ABV % is accurate, the malts have a good sweetness and there is good development of hop flavor as well, it feels almost more like a heavier APA with BW malts, nothing is over powering but yet there are some nice flavors here.

verdict?
a pretty easy going BW, not a world beater but not bad in any aspect, a nice little beer worth checking out when you don't need to be bowled over on your ass but want a nice punch of kick and good flavor.

Serving type: can

04-07-2013 05:03:56 | More by Ego
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Lower De Boom Barleywine from 21st Amendment Brewery
85 out of 100 based on 560 ratings.