Blunderbuss Barleywine 2010, Sazerac Rye Barrel Finish | Cambridge Brewing Company

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4.02/5
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10 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Cambridge Brewing Company
Massachusetts, United States
cambridgebrewingcompany.com

Style: American Barleywine

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 12.75%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by Jason on 01-31-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews:
1
Ratings:
10
pDev:
6.47%
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Ratings: 10 |  Reviews: 1
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3.75/5  rDev -6.7%

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4/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.5/5  rDev -12.9%

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3.91/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Enjoyed at the barley wine festival. Reviewed from notes.

A - Poured into a snifter a hazy honey hue with a thin head that fades to leave a creamy halo.

S - Aromas of faint honey and malt sweetness. Light caramel, super faint rye and vanilla, very soft barrel notes.

T - Taste is similar to the nose, good marshmallow notes, nice malt sweetness, light caramel and fruits. Some spicy rye, light light bitterness on the finish.

M - Mouthfeel is nicely carbonated with the alcohol hidden quite well.

O - Overall this was a solid beer. That being said there really was not enough rye going on in this barley wine as it lacks some of the barrel depth as well.

Serving Type: On Tap

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Blunderbuss Barleywine 2010, Sazerac Rye Barrel Finish from Cambridge Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.02 out of 5 with 10 ratings