Dismiss Notice
Extreme Beer Fest:Los Angeles

Join us December 9th in Los Angeles for the ultimate throwdown of craft beer creativity!

Learn more...
Dismiss Notice
Introducing: Project Extreme Brewing (a Dogfish Head + BeerAdvocate project)

Cuir (100% Bourbon Barrel Aged) | The Bruery

Your Rating: None

Want it   Got it 
Cuir (100% Bourbon Barrel Aged)Cuir (100% Bourbon Barrel Aged)
294 Ratings
Cuir (100% Bourbon Barrel Aged)Cuir (100% Bourbon Barrel Aged)

Brewed by:
The Bruery
California, United States

Style: Old Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 17.00%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by HopHead84 on 05-30-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Bros Score:
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 294 |  Reviews: 76
Photo of Flabbyjandro
4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

Photo of Cynic-ale
4.25/5  rDev -6%

Photo of Smarty_Pints
4.5/5  rDev -0.4%

Photo of KVNBGRY
4.5/5  rDev -0.4%

Photo of dkw0063
4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

Photo of POTABLE83
4.25/5  rDev -6%

Photo of chossboss
4.25/5  rDev -6%

Photo of thereal_adam
4/5  rDev -11.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of tom10101
4.25/5  rDev -6%

Photo of bauermj
4.5/5  rDev -0.4%

Photo of socalbrewlvr
4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

Photo of Scottie_A25
4.5/5  rDev -0.4%

Photo of boxcar01
5/5  rDev +10.6%

Photo of GRG1313
4.5/5  rDev -0.4%

Photo of zestar
4.25/5  rDev -6%

Photo of Ryan011235
3.48/5  rDev -23%
look: 2.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured into a Delirium snifter on 2/2/13

Shared at a tasting by Spider889. Thanks Chris.

A) Dark, dense rusted brown. Not much in terms of foam; just a little around the collar. Sediment in the bottom.

S) Molasses, brown sugar, oak char, dark berries, leather, caramel, toffee. For 14.5% abv it doesn't smell boozy at all.

T) The taste is hotter with alcohol all over the finish. Sugary and sticky. Toasted bread, molasses, caramel, nail polish and modest oak.

M) Full, slick sugary/alcohol feel. Carbonation is quite low. Overall, it is too heavy of a feel.

D) Drinkable as a slow sipper. It is nice in that it isn't incredibly hot.

 645 characters

Photo of mtbdonn
4.5/5  rDev -0.4%

Photo of phishphorce
4.25/5  rDev -6%

Photo of CityofBals
3.5/5  rDev -22.6%

Photo of mltobin
4.25/5  rDev -6%

Photo of MinorThreat
4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

Photo of tbone1384
4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

Photo of GonzoHomebrewer
4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

Photo of topdown
5/5  rDev +10.6%

Photo of jderosia603
4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

Cuir (100% Bourbon Barrel Aged) from The Bruery
Beer rating: 4.52 out of 5 with 294 ratings
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.