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Mirror Mirror | Deschutes Brewery

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4.24/5
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Deschutes Brewery
Oregon, United States
deschutesbrewery.com

Style: English Barleywine

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 11.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
30 IBU

Bottled/kegged vintages:
2005 - Released February 2006
2009 - Released April 2009
2014 - Released April 2014

Added by waltonc on 04-29-2009

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#850
Reviews:
549
Ratings:
1,795
pDev:
9.43%
Bros Score:
4.32
 
 
Wants:
478
Gots:
728
Trade:
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User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 1,795 |  Reviews: 549
Photo of AdmiralOzone
4.28/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of BIll_Currie
5/5  rDev +17.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

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

Photo of NHbeerguy
4.17/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of RBCBrams17
4.34/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of brpendergast85
4/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Fireslayer
4.24/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of myuncle
3.49/5  rDev -17.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of lordofstarside
4.31/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Best after 2/24/15, to a snifter

Pours a pretty clear golden brown with moderately red hues. Not much foam, just a thin frothy ring, mild carbonation and good lacing

Smells of oak, toffee, fig, raisin, molasses, caramel, and wine, with notes of chocolate and vanilla. Finishes with a little bit of booze, really complex

Taste follows really well. Upfront fig and molasses with quite a bit of oak. Behind that lots of caramel and toffee, shadowed by white wine. Finishes with a bit of vanilla and some alcohol

Feel is pretty thick and heavy. Not too bitter, easy to sip

Overall I was skeptical about this for too long. Def worth picking up a couple for the cellar

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Photo of davsuehen
4.87/5  rDev +14.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of elroacho
4.49/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Xandrose
4.25/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of moneynoobject
4.28/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of KingStephenR
4.12/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of rden4654
4/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of KidSalami
4.2/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of gfunk1
4.83/5  rDev +13.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of everythingiszen
4.32/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Potent english malts in the nose and on the tongue. Heavy body. Beautiful rich color. Slightly sour, mildly tanniny, semisweet. Coating mouthfeel. Nice.

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Photo of KeyWestGator
4/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of gshak
4.19/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Carlalwin
4.31/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of spacecake9
4.13/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Good flavor, somewhat sweet with a wine finish. I did not enjoy it as much as other reviewers.

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Photo of bellsfounder
4.34/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

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

Photo of McHenry
4.3/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Mirror Mirror from Deschutes Brewery
Beer rating: 4.24 out of 5 with 1,795 ratings
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