Vermilion Barleywine | Perennial Artisan Ales

Vermilion BarleywineVermilion Barleywine
BA SCORE
3.98/5
250 Ratings
Vermilion BarleywineVermilion Barleywine
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Perennial Artisan Ales
Missouri, United States
perennialbeer.com

Style: English Barleywine

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.50%

Availability: Winter

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by MasterSki on 01-13-2013

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#4,949
Reviews:
38
Ratings:
250
pDev:
9.55%
Bros Score:
4.02
 
 
Wants:
34
Gots:
51
Trade:
11
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 250 |  Reviews: 38
Photo of ZEB89
4.06/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of paulish
4.25/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Stinger80OH
3.92/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of anteater
4.24/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of darktronica
3.97/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Photo of firkingroovin
4.46/5  rDev +12.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Elicoleman
3.5/5  rDev -12.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of sweemzander
3.96/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of moarmare
4.19/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of frasergrove
4.02/5  rDev +1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of barleywin
4.27/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of EdwardAbbey
4.1/5  rDev +3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of PSU_Mike
4/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Hopyard57
4.22/5  rDev +6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of polopaul20
4.17/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Domvan
4.53/5  rDev +13.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours a dark hazy brown/black color, has a nice full bodied mouthfeel that makes this beer enjoyable from the first sip. It was a great example of a barleywine that wasn't barrel aged. The sweetness adds to the experience as well. A definite favorite of mine now

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Photo of jaydoc
4/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of MakeMineADoubleJack
4.14/5  rDev +4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Very enjoyable barleywine with a lot of properties that I would relate to a good Belgian quad. Pours with a thick, dark reddish hue. A latte colored head, no more than half a finger. Smells and tastes of dark fruits: raisins especially. Get a bit of bitter chocolate on the back end. Nose stands out a bit more than the flavor. Mouthfeel is thick and chewy. Overall, a damn good barleywine.

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Photo of Sixpoint
3.92/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Beer-A-Lot
4.22/5  rDev +6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Nice, buttery, full bodied beer. Not as great as BCBW or Sucaba, of course, but very tasty nevertheless. Enjoyed and will have again.

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Photo of jmdellafave
4/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Westyn
3.87/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Memphisjoe14
4.43/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

First barleywine, so hard to compare, but this was excellent. Thick, raisiny, boozy, with a good finish. Would buy again.

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Photo of Justin-m
4.04/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of oberon
3.97/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Bottled in 12/14.My first Perennial beer to try.Pours into an imperial nonic a deep tawny color with a creamy thick beige head atop.Aromas of port and caramel,big rich and sweet,mild nuttiness comes into play as well.Very thick but still smooth in the mouth,near chewy.Cakey and port-like on the palate and it gets a bit sweet in it's richness after awhile,feels all of 10.5%.Maybe not the best beer to drink when in the upper 90's here in NC but it's good and Iam glad I got to try it.

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Vermilion Barleywine from Perennial Artisan Ales
Beer rating: 3.98 out of 5 with 250 ratings
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