Double Double Barrel Ale | Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
California, United States
firestonewalker.com

Style: English Barleywine

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 12.00%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by HopHead84 on 06-16-2009

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Ratings:
1,973
Reviews:
339
Avg:
4.26
pDev:
8.92%
 
 
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Enjoyed both Batch no. 1 and 2 in a snifter

A- A thick, creamy, viscous copper pour with a blunt white head that leaves a little froth around the edges.

S- Right out of a sweet bakery. A fresh batch of caramel and angel food cake. Light scented bourbon and oak.

T- Very sweet up front with quite an absence of hops. Not as powerful as a barley wine and fits more with the description of a barrel aged bitter. Very thick caramel, burnt sugar, bourbon, and toffee taste.

M- Low carbonation and a very easy drinker. Hides the 12% well.

Easy to find and a very solid offering from FW. While it won't carry quite the allure of others from the program, DDBA isn't one worth passing over.

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Double Double Barrel Ale from Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
4.26 out of 5 based on 1,973 ratings.
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