Proletariat Red - Barrel Aged | The New Old Lompoc

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The New Old Lompoc
Oregon, United States | website

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.40%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by HopHead84 on 05-15-2009

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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3.55/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

On tap at Fredfest 2009. Pours transparent amber with a small white head. There's little retention or lacing.

The aroma is one dimensional, pretty much all bourbon. Some caramel malt lingers in the background and a little hop aroma, but the bourbon overwhelms it all. No alcohol is noticeable.

The flavor is also mostly bourbon. There's a medium level of bitterness, but bourbon crushes any hop flavor. Some sweet caramel malt makes it through the bourbon juggernaut, but very little.

Not one of the stronger offerings at the fest, and I love -Bal aged beers.

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Proletariat Red - Barrel Aged from The New Old Lompoc
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