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American Barleywine

Description:
Despite its name, a Barleywine (or Barley Wine) is very much a beer, albeit a very strong and often intense beer! In fact, it's one of the strongest of the beer styles. Lively and fruity, sometimes sweet, sometimes bittersweet, but always alcoholic. A brew of this strength and complexity can be a challenge to the palate. Expect anything from an amber to dark brown colored beer, with aromas ranging from intense fruits to intense hops. Body is typically thick, alcohol will definitely be perceived, and flavors can range from dominant fruits to palate smacking, resiny hops.

English varieties are quite different from the American efforts, what sets them apart is usually the American versions are insanely hopped to make for a more bitter and hop flavored brew, typically using American high alpha oil hops. English versions tend to be more rounded and balanced between malt and hops, with a slightly lower alcohol content, though this is not always the case.

Most Barleywines can be cellared for years and typically age like wine.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 8.0-15.0%   [ ? ] 

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Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs Bros
Tequila Sunrise; Tequila Barrel Aged UndertowGreen Room Brewing ? 4.143-
The GrinchRiver City Brewing Co.10.503.433-
BarlyewineRailhouse Brewery10.503.783-
Atom SmasherRock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery9.503.353-
Mont Salève Barley Wine Pinot Barrel AgedBrasserie Du Mont Salève10.504.043-
Mont Salève Barley WineBrasserie Du Mont Salève10.503.943-
Barleywine 5 AnsBrasseurs De Montréal10.003.293-
3rd Rail BarleywineWedge Brewing Company10.403.673-
Bunny's ToeTriple Rock Brewery & Alehouse10.004.153-
High Five Anniversary AleChama River Brewing Company10.503.853-
Barley WineBrouwerij 't IJ10.003.583-
Blind Pig Winter BarleywineThe Blind Pig Brewery10.004.353-
Barrel Aged Brett BarleywineGoose Island Beer Co.9.504.333-
Barley Wine (Exponential Series - Release #6)Epic Brewing Company8.904.043-
American BarleywineStrange Craft Beer Company11.003.593-
Admiral Hamilton's BarleywinePints Brewing Co.9.103.23-
ApocalyptoRam Restaurant & Brewery8.703.823-
Pilot Batch BarleywineAardwolf Brewing Company10.404.73-
Booty Call Barley-WineTaos Mesa Brewing10.503.583-
Old DQRubicon Brewing Company10.503.533-
JulbockenHoly City Brewing10.603.583-
Abstrakt AB:15BrewDog12.804.173-
Bourbon Barrel AegirWiens Brewing Company11.504.193-
Sixteen TonsTapistry Brewing9.003.423-
Brewer's Alley BarleywineBrewer's Alley Restaurant & Brewery10.503.453-
Santa's WoodyLaurelwood Public House & Brewery9.503.983-
Barrel Aged No. 4 BarleywineFlossmoor Station Restaurant & Brewery10.103.753-
Bourbon Oaked BarleywineHarvest Moon Brewery & Cafe10.004.113-
BarleywineLumberyard Brewing Company10.003.773-
Lions Claws - Bourbon Barrel AgedDe Struise Brouwers11.004.43-
The Beast 666Naparbier Sdad. Coop.11.003.583-
Mount EverestPacific Western Brewing Company9.002.483-
LouderThe Porterhouse Brewing Company11.003.563-
Old Conundrum - Pappy Van Winkle (20 Year)FiftyFifty Brewing Co.9.804.083-
Hair Of The FrogNorth Fork Brewing10.703.813-
Dunedin Spatz BarkeyWine Barley Wine Style AleDunedin Brewery9.003.93-
ABrasseurs Illimités8.903.713-
Burning Comet BarleywineEndless Brewing9.003.913-
RoggenweinBlack Swan Brewpub10.503.753-
Old Beer WagonBackcountry Brewery ? 3.693-
Batch #0012 - Barleywine With Blackberry And HoneyBig Alice Brewing11.203.583-
Old HomicideSeabright Brewery9.603.073-
Batch #0010 - Barleywine With Cherry And Maple SyrupBig Alice Brewing13.603.633-
Black Forest BarleywineBlack Forest Brew Haus8.504.223-
Arizona BayAftershock Brewing Co.12.503.753-
Strongest Than Ever BA Cognac 2013White Pony Microbrewery16.003.273-
Ramming SpeedPinthouse Pizza Craft Brewpub8.503.833-
Drake's Brandy WitchesDrake's Brewing Co.10.003.713-
Old Conundrum - Pappy Van Winkle 23 YearFiftyFifty Brewing Co. ? 4.133-
Onoskelis BarleywinePalo Alto Brewing Company11.002.913-
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