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Winterfest Ale | Blackberry Farm Brewery

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Brewed by:
Blackberry Farm Brewery
Tennessee, United States
blackberryfarm.com

Style: Scottish Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Winter

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Added by mentor on 10-28-2013

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3.17/5  rDev n/a
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Pours a finger of tan fizzy head over a cloudy plum mahogeny liquid. Smells off. Bourbon, cherry, dark caramel, some smoked malt, and a little bit of chocolate.

Tastes bourbon, soured boozy, smoke, dusty caramel, waxy oak, and hazelnut. Strong alcohol sting is very sharp and oaky. Rough and drying beer. Medium in the mouth, with noticeable dextrins. Modest carbonation. Not what I was expecting. The barrel wasn't integrated into the beer very well. Rated as a barrel-aged beer.

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Winterfest Ale from Blackberry Farm Brewery
3.17 out of 5 based on 1 ratings.
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