Full Malted Jacket Heaven Hill Barrel Aged | Beachwood BBQ & Brewing

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Full Malted Jacket Heaven Hill Barrel AgedFull Malted Jacket Heaven Hill Barrel Aged
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Beachwood BBQ & Brewing
California, United States
beachwoodbbq.com

Style: Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 12.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by OldPenguinHunter on 02-24-2013

BEER STATS
Ratings:
57
Reviews:
11
Avg:
4.33
pDev:
12.24%
 
 
Wants:
27
Gots:
18
For Trade:
3
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Ratings: 57 |  Reviews: 11
Photo of dksl16
5/5  rDev +15.5%

Photo of vacax
4.75/5  rDev +9.7%

Photo of beerdweeb
4.75/5  rDev +9.7%

Photo of UnknownKoger
4.75/5  rDev +9.7%

Photo of AndrewSmith
4.75/5  rDev +9.7%

Photo of OldPenguinHunter
4.71/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Just released today! I know I should have waited, but what the hell...

A. Dark burnt caramel appearance with a light foamy head that settles nicely.
S: Malty, mulled fruits, spice and vanilla
T: Vanilla, bourbon, mulled fruits, dates, cinnamon...wow, the booze pairs well with this one!
M: Thick and delicious, creamy...a little hot.
O: I can't wait to age the other one! Thanks Beachwood, you rock!

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Photo of tourdot
4.65/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Dodgerrigo77
4.6/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

This beer is fantastic!
Had on draft & bottle.
Really smooth barrel presence but the malt back bone is still able to shine thru. I think the base for this is best representation of a beer featuring non hoppy profile. Vanilla & caramel float through the palate, slight bourbon still thru nasal cavity.
This beer is a treat to say the least!

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Photo of sheenisgod
4.6/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Rollzroyce21
4.6/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

- 22oz. bomber poured into Lost Abbey Teku on 30-Jul-15
- 4oz. pour off tap @ Beachwood BBQ (Long Beach, CA) into pilsner glass on 1-Jul-15

This is the best barrel-aged scotch ale I've ever had to date. Better than Dirty Bastard and CC BA Big Sound. So smooth and the flavors meld really well. I've only had 8 Buffalo and RLaE, but this is definitely the best BA brew I've had from Beachwood.

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Photo of WeaponsOfConquest
4.58/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of erjaq
4.53/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Photo of chinchill
4.52/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Large shared bottle.
Wow, this is really great. A relatively heavy load of bourbon and bourbon barrel flavors but these are of exceptional quality and blend nicely with the other components.
Smooth medium body.
Alcohol is evident bit seems much lower than 12 due to the mildly warm feel and smoke bourbon flavor.
Highly recommended.

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4.51/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

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4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

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4.5/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Raziel313
4.5/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Wowcoolman
4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of fthegiants
4.49/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of ivegot3Dvision
4.49/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Enjoying it in a tulip glass.

L: Dark brown, light head.
S: Malty, light barrel character.
T: This is where it shines, malty with a light barrel character. Vanilla, caramel, bready malt.
F: Nice amount of carbonation, just right. Not too sweet or heavy either.
O: Excellent beer, I would buy a case of this if I could.

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Photo of Leftofthedial
4.48/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of GhostMilk
4.44/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Photo of wethorseblanket
4.43/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

On tap for Beachwood Long Beach's Anniversary. Reviewed from notes.

A: Pours a dark crimson brown with reddish edges under a thin off-white head which fades quickly to the rim leaving trace spots.

N: Boozy, dark cherries, damp oak wood, sweetish bourbon, malty grains, fruity, vanilla, caramel, toffee. Crazy complex layers.

T: Sweet malty bourbon, oak, vanilla, slight char, lots of caramel, toffee. Wonderful balance.

M: Fully body and light carbonation. Sweetish bourbon and caramel finish.

O: Wonderfully complex and balanced. Warming. Should find a bottle.

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Photo of DucksFan16
4.37/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Kurmaraja
4.36/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

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Full Malted Jacket Heaven Hill Barrel Aged from Beachwood BBQ & Brewing
4.33 out of 5 based on 57 ratings.
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