Barely Wine | Lunar Brewing

BA SCORE
-
Liked This Beer
4.74 w/ 1 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Lunar Brewing
Illinois, United States

Style: American Barleywine

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by scruffwhor on 12-18-2006

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
1
Liked:
1
Avg:
4.74/5
pDev:
0%
Alströms:
-
 
 
Wants:
0
Gots:
0
Trade:
0
User Ratings & Reviews
Ratings: 1 |  Reviews: 1
Reviews by scruffwhor:
Photo of scruffwhor
4.74/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Got a little insider info about this beer. A friend told me that this beer wasn't on the list since the tapped it a little earlier than expected. Thus making for a very hoppy barely wine.

Appearance- A medium amber with some light brandy notes in the hue. Very light to sparse bubbling in my small snifter. No head.

Smell- Bombarded with sweet candy malt smells. Makes me think of the old time cherry ribbon candy Grandma would keep in a bowl on the dining room table.

Taste- Great fruity, port malts mixed together with an astounding amount of hops. The hops creat an awesome interplay between bitter and sweet. They go together so well.

Mouthfeel- Such a great barely wine to sipp with that great fresh, young taste of hops mixed with its candy sweetness. Such a dynamic beer.

 793 characters

Barely Wine from Lunar Brewing
Beer rating: - out of 100 with 1 ratings
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.