Enigma | Drake's Brewing Co.

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Drake's Brewing Co.
California, United States | website

Style: Wheatwine

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.50%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by shleepy on 05-14-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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3.3/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

On tap at Drake's Barrel House in San Leandro. The Enigma is a Wheatwine / Scotch ale, aged in bourbon and brandy barrels.

A: Mahogany brown, with small head.

S: Lots of oak, and some grape notes; also molasses, perhaps.

T: A bit of hot alcohol and oak, followed by caramel and toffee, as well as prunes. Bitter-ish start but clean finish

M: Heavy body, medium carbonation. Definitely a slow sipper - even more so than most of Drake's heavy barrel-aged beers.

O: It's not awful, but I prefer their other barrel-aged strong beers.

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Enigma from Drake's Brewing Co.
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