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Heavy Seas - Below Decks (Barley Wine Style Ale) - Heavy Seas Beer

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BA SCORE
82
good

488 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 488
Reviews: 344
rAvg: 3.63
pDev: 14.33%
Wants: 27
Gots: 39 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Heavy Seas Beer visit their website
Maryland, United States

Style | ABV
English Barleywine |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Higravity on 09-09-2005)
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Lovely85

Florida

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

10-27-2013 22:10:39 | More by Lovely85
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kylehay2004

Florida

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

10-27-2013 22:06:37 | More by kylehay2004
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nickfl

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

10-27-2013 22:04:56 | More by nickfl
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paresis

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +10.2%

10-07-2013 17:38:06 | More by paresis
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Beermaine

Maine

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

10-03-2013 01:15:14 | More by Beermaine
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scott2269

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

08-27-2013 22:34:55 | More by scott2269
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diehl07

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

08-13-2013 14:19:10 | More by diehl07
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GreesyFizeek

New York

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

08-07-2013 04:34:25 | More by GreesyFizeek
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AnotherBeerGeek

Ohio

4/5  rDev +10.2%

07-28-2013 21:40:09 | More by AnotherBeerGeek
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Casey3236

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

07-23-2013 19:14:01 | More by Casey3236
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ramblinwreck101

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

07-23-2013 00:10:40 | More by ramblinwreck101
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Nobcefus

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +10.2%

07-22-2013 14:08:48 | More by Nobcefus
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bmjivi221

South Carolina

3/5  rDev -17.4%

07-21-2013 06:39:15 | More by bmjivi221
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buzzy

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

07-14-2013 00:30:29 | More by buzzy
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AWB3

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

07-09-2013 21:43:45 | More by AWB3
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Windigo

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

07-08-2013 18:35:37 | More by Windigo
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WOLFGANG

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

07-07-2013 22:21:04 | More by WOLFGANG
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Apellonious

North Carolina

4.08/5  rDev +12.4%

22 oz bomber from Lil Roberts in concord. 2012 version poured into a tulip glass.

A - ruby red with brown overtones. Thin head moves and dissipates quickly to a thin lace.

S - dark fruit, cherries, malt, baked bread, and the alcohol is no where to be found.

T - dark fruit, biscuits, malt heavy, but I can sense some dry English style hops on the finish.

M - carbonation on the low side , very creamy texture

O - I have had this on tap at Mac's before at a band gig and was quite impressed. This does not disappoint. Would like to pick up another to hold for the winter holidays, as this would be a great winter warmer.

06-30-2013 21:24:54 | More by Apellonious
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mitch3114

New York

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

06-30-2013 04:10:19 | More by mitch3114
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lilnicky068

Kentucky

4/5  rDev +10.2%

06-10-2013 12:34:43 | More by lilnicky068
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liamt07

Ontario (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

06-09-2013 20:29:15 | More by liamt07
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BlurryVisi0n

New York

3.98/5  rDev +9.6%

Served in a 17oz. snifter glass. (2012 Batch, served 06/09/2013)

Appearance: A deep mahogany body that comes off semi-cloudy. After a vigorous pour the head rises to roughly 1/3" looking an off white with a slight tan to light orange head. Settles quick with even lacing.

Smell:Has a strong whiskey like scent, but goes in and out in a few seconds. Smells good but definitely lacking potency.

Taste: Has a heavy caramel feel, with a deep wooden barrel finish. It feels sweet, almost like butterscotch meets rum with a huge dose of malts.

Mouth: Medium carbonation at best, feels a sticky as gum with a nice sweet finish feeling like melted toffee.

Overrall: Honestly i don't see the knock on this beer, I feel like this is one of Heavy Seas best brews delivering incredible flavor and a huge punch. Too bad this is a seasonal, I picked this up a few months ago and honestly would love to have it again. Grab a glas and drink up....Salud!

06-09-2013 19:46:30 | More by BlurryVisi0n
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DruRho

Maryland

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

06-08-2013 23:36:20 | More by DruRho
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megamass

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

06-07-2013 05:09:42 | More by megamass
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DRBiser

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

06-04-2013 21:55:52 | More by DRBiser
Heavy Seas - Below Decks (Barley Wine Style Ale) from Heavy Seas Beer
82 out of 100 based on 488 ratings.