Stone Old Guardian Barley Wine Style Ale 2006 | Stone Brewing

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Stone Old Guardian Barley Wine Style Ale 2006Stone Old Guardian Barley Wine Style Ale 2006
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Stone Brewing
California, United States | website

Style: American Barleywine

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 11.20%

Availability: Spring

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Added by WebmasterMike on 03-02-2006

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
161
Ratings:
193
Avg:
4.14
pDev:
9.18%
 
 
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11
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Reviews: 161 | Ratings: 193
Photo of surferman576
4.05/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

this is a great barleywine style ale. it pours with a good but not big head that disappears within a couple minutes. the color is a deep ruby or raspberry red - absolutely beautiful. the smell is strong with strong hint of brandy - this is also true in the tase which is very sweet, but not unbalanced. the alcohol is very noticeable in the taste at 11.26% but isn't at all unpleasant :) I would definitely pick this over many other barleywines. get to the store now and buy one.

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Stone Old Guardian Barley Wine Style Ale 2006 from Stone Brewing
4.14 out of 5 based on 193 ratings.
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