Double Barrel Amber Ale | Three Rivers Eatery And Brewhouse

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Brewed by:
Three Rivers Eatery And Brewhouse
New Mexico, United States
threeriversbrewery.com

Style: American Strong Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.20%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by chileman13 on 08-18-2008

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Ratings:
3
Reviews:
1
Avg:
3.99
pDev:
3.76%
 
 
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Ratings: 3 |  Reviews: 1
Reviews by chileman13:
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4.03/5  rDev +1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This is one of 3rb's X beers. Higher alcohol bigger kick. Picked up a growler and went home so there would be no ? of dwi. They tout this one as double barrel because your going to get hit twice as hard by both the hops and malt.
Poured from growler into samuel smith pint.
A-Dark Amber-Red with 1/4 cream head that settled in to 1/8" ring. Showed decent lacing.
A-First you get a floral hops smell and then some citrus notes. Then some sweet malt smell comes through. You can tell it's going to be high in alcohol.
T- You get hit with a hops (80 ibu)top note then a alcohol kick. Storng malt undertones show up. In the end you really taste how strong this ale is. I questioned if the abv is really as low as 8.2.
M- This has a medium mouthfeel with good carbonation for the style.
D- Strong, flavors and etoh. I wish I could have some bottles to age because I think many maore good flavors would come through with a little aging, or if stuck in a bourbon barrel it would really turn into something great.
I think they are on the right track.

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3.93/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Double Barrel Amber Ale from Three Rivers Eatery And Brewhouse
3.99 out of 5 based on 3 ratings.
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