Brandywine Barleywine | Uncle Buck's Brewery & Steakhouse

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Brewed by:
Uncle Buck's Brewery & Steakhouse
Texas, United States
unclebucks.com

Style: American Barleywine

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Rotating

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Added by Gagnonsux on 07-07-2006

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews by schoolcb:
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3.33/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

Copper in color with light ruby highlights. Poured with very little head (ok for style). Aroma is malty with a hint of alcohol. Flavor is malt dominated, with some American hops coming through in the aftertaste (is that Amarillo Raymond?). Not as full bodied or falvorful is I would have expected for a barleywine. Does have barleywine characteristics and is a fine beer. My guess is the white collars at corporate dialed back the grainbill on this one.

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3.5/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Brandywine is a clear copper with only bubbles around the insides of the glass constituting a head. Aroma is a combination of sweet malts and alcohol. Taste consists of caramel malt flavor with a touch of dark fruit. Overall body is very light for a barleywine. Some alcohol flavor is noted throughout, with a larger burst in the finish. I enjoyed drinking this, but for a barleywine this is off style and doesn't have a full enough malt body.

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Brandywine Barleywine from Uncle Buck's Brewery & Steakhouse
Beer rating: 3.41 out of 5 with 2 ratings