Fourth Dementia - Bourbon Barrel-Aged | Kuhnhenn Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Kuhnhenn Brewing Company
Michigan, United States
kbrewery.com

Style: English Old Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 13.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
This is our 4th Dementia Olde Ale that has been bourbon barrel-aged. This ale has an intense sweet caramel malt flavor and aroma that develops into a toffee and toasted marshmallow-like character.

Added by alexgash on 12-14-2006

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#96
Reviews:
418
Ratings:
1,954
pDev:
8.79%
 
 
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4.5/5  rDev -1.1%
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4.31/5  rDev -5.3%
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L - 1.5 finger cig-stain yellow head atop a translucent dark purple body.

S - oh boy. Dark fruits, raisin, booze, brown sugar.

T - tons of dark fruit, molasses, brown sugar, raisins, caramel, and bourbon booze. Low bitterness. Moderate-low sweetness. Moderate booziness.

F - medium body and carb.

O - an ass-kicker, this is.

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4.44/5  rDev -2.4%
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4.14/5  rDev -9%
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4.36/5  rDev -4.2%
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4.96/5  rDev +9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

Poured this from fridge temp. Pours a nice dark brown with virtually no head. Looks super clean in the glass - very inviting. The nose....oh my the nose. Might be the best nose of any beer on the planet. Huge toffee and bourbon. Plums and figs. All of the notes are so pronounced. Nothing is being held back on this beer, which isn't surprising given the 13.5% ABV. Also picking up some yeast, vanilla, black currant, and sweet candy. I just can't stop smelling this beer! Taste is out of this world. Huge caramel smacks you in the face immediately upon sipping. Alcohol burns slightly on the back end. In the middle, there is a complex interaction between dark fruit (blackberries, currant, figs, cherries), bourbon, and nutty/bread flavors. I am just amazed by this beer. Mouthfeel is nice and thick, viscous, and chewy. Coats the mouth and lingers for a long time. Overall, one of the best beers I have tasted. I hope to find another one at some point in the future.

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Beer rating: 4.55 out of 5 with 1,954 ratings