Bourbon Barrel Aged Wee Heavy Ale | Blue Pants Brewery

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3.78/5
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62 Ratings
Bourbon Barrel Aged Wee Heavy AleBourbon Barrel Aged Wee Heavy Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Blue Pants Brewery
Alabama, United States
bluepantsbrew.com

Style: Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 13.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Strong Scotch Ale. Sweet Caramel Malts. Notes of Dried Fruit. A slightly smokey finish. Aged in fresh Bourbon Barrels. Find a friend. Use small glasses. Enjoy the first Big Boy Release Experience.

Added by grumpygerman on 03-01-2013

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#22,707
Reviews:
12
Ratings:
62
pDev:
20.63%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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11
Gots:
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Photo of jaydoc
3.84/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of emerge077
3.9/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of ygtbsm94
3.77/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Aroma of wood, bourbon, vanilla, faint smokiness, caramel. Taste sweet marshmallow, bourbon, vanilla, oak, malt, ABV. Nice!

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Photo of rolltide8425
3.72/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Duff27
3.98/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Lare453
4.5/5  rDev +19%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of beernads
2.75/5  rDev -27.2%

Photo of mattreitz49
4.06/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Hohnbaum
3.75/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of egrace84
3.9/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of khargro2
4/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Zonian1
3.49/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of SimcoeKid
3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

Photo of richj1970
3.95/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Poured from 22 oz bomber into snifter glass.

A: Deep murky brown with almost non existent head. Zero lacing.

S: Caramel, sweet malts, bourbon.

T: Caramel, dark fruits, and bourbon. Some subtle hints of oak.

M: A bit thinner than I was expecting but still enjoyable. Almost no carbonation to the point of being flat.

O: Nice brew. The flavors are enjoyable and the 13% alcohol is fairly well hidden, but it lacks in carbonation.

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Photo of bcm75
4/5  rDev +5.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

Photo of Volsdawg10
4.29/5  rDev +13.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of misternebbie
4.2/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of T_Hass
3.18/5  rDev -15.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

This definitely went sour but honestly, it wasn't terrible.

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Photo of elkinbrown
4.27/5  rDev +13%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of SPLITGRIN
4.05/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of BarrytheBear
3.33/5  rDev -11.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of dpgoblejr
4.49/5  rDev +18.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of cultclassic89
4.25/5  rDev +12.4%

Photo of garuda
4.24/5  rDev +12.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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Bourbon Barrel Aged Wee Heavy Ale from Blue Pants Brewery
Beer rating: 3.78 out of 5 with 62 ratings