Great Lakes / Biergotter Lugubrious Black Barley Wine | Great Lakes Brewery

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Brewed by:
Great Lakes Brewery
Ontario, Canada
greatlakesbeer.com

Style: American Barleywine

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by liamt07 on 10-30-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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3.78/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

On cask at Cask Days 2012, into a pint glass.

Black body, mild deep red clarity at the edges. Dark brown bubbles that stick around for quite a bit. Nose has leafy, herbal and citrus hopping. Resinous, with dark chocolate, light roast. Taste is hoppy again, tropical and citrus qualities, caramel, dark chocolate, molasses, light tar. Bitter finish that lingers. Full feel, low carbonation with alcohol coming in late in the feel. Not amazing for what I like in the style but intriguing nonetheless. A big sipper.

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Great Lakes / Biergotter Lugubrious Black Barley Wine from Great Lakes Brewery
3.78 out of 5 based on 1 ratings.
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