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English Barleywine

Despite its name, a Barleywine (or Barley Wine) is very much a beer, albeit a very strong and often intense beer! In fact, it's one of the strongest of the beer styles. Lively and fruity, sometimes sweet, sometimes bittersweet, but always alcoholic. A brew of this strength and complexity can be a challenge to the palate. Expect anything from an amber to dark brown colored beer, with aromas ranging from intense fruits to intense hops. Body is typically thick, alcohol will definitely be perceived, and flavors can range from dominant fruits to palate smacking, resiny hops.

English varieties are quite different from the American efforts, what sets them apart is usually the American versions are insanely hopped to make for a more bitter and hop flavored brew, typically using American high alpha oil hops. English version tend to be more rounded and balanced between malt and hops, with a slightly lower alcohol content, though this is not always the case.

Most Barleywines can be cellared for years and typically age like wine.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 7.0-12.0%   [ ? ] 

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Style Examples - 251 to 300 (out of 590) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Bare Knuckle BarleywineBoxing Cat Brewery11.404.385-
QB SneakWeyerbacher Brewing Co.11.10-5-
Vin D'OrgeLa Barberie10.503.655-
Olde BitchFull Moon Cafe and Brewery9.004.065-
Imperial Blablabla Bunnahabhain BABrouwerij het Uiltje13.403.925-
Mangleknife BarleywineBurial Beer Co.10.503.465-
Old MontyQueen City Brewery9.003.95-
Manly Barley Wine Ale405 Brewing Co.10.003.25-
TerreBirrificio Le Baladin12.004.545-
To Øl / Buxton Viciously ViscousTo Øl10.404.285-
Olde Skiddy Barleywine (Bourbon Barrel Aged)Mountain Sun Pub & Brewery ? 4.025-
Christmas AleNorth by Northwest Restaurant & Brewery ? 3.575-
CinabroBirra Amiata9.603.545-
Bourbon Barrel Aged Barley WineDistrict ChopHouse & Brewery13.004.475-
The Good: BarleywineInfusion Brewing Co.10.303.795-
Olden Horny Barley WineBull City Burger And Brewery ? 3.875-
Aiken Olde Aiken AleAiken Brewing Company10.003.625-
BarleywineJoBoy's Brew Pub9.003.674-
Avant-Garde Barley Wine (ed. 2016)Naparbier Sdad. Coop.12.003.894-
New Era BarleywineRock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery10.303.244-
Xyauyù Rum Barrel 2010Birrificio Le Baladin ? 4.644-
Old Pride & JoyMartha's Exchange9.803.274-
English BulldogColumbia Kettle Works8.504.134-
The Twelfth (2015)Flat 12 Bierwerks9.003.814-
Below DecksHeavy Seas Beer12.204.054-
Circle Of WolvesThe Veil Brewing Co.10.804.134-
All Saints Barley WineAll Saints Brewing Company10.203.274-
Commander (Unbarreled)Lift Bridge Brewery12.503.664-
Sun Up Barley WineSun Up Brewing Co.9.304.114-
John ChampeCorcoran Brewing Company9.703.574-
HullabalooEudora Brewing Company9.504.074-
Chapter Two - English-style BarleywineWoodland Empire Ale Craft11.403.94-
Revelations4 Hands Brewing Co.9.804.214-
Jenny's SisterFrey's Brewing Company9.50-4-
Sour Flemish Concrete PillowNeshaminy Creek Brewing Company11.50-4-
Cumbres CaféCervecería Gourmet8.002.634-
New Holland Old SnapperNew Holland Brewing Company7.502.994-
Imperial Blablabla Auchroisk BABrouwerij het Uiltje13.403.674-
2nd Anniversary AleAbandon Brewing Co.10.00-4-
English BarleywineFirst Magnitude Brewing Company10.604.614-
Nils Oscar Celebration Alethe Nils Oscar Company9.40-4-
Ozeno Yukidoke Heavy HeavyRyujin Shuzo Co,. Ltd.8.503.574-
Wartmann's - No. 1 Barley WineBrauhaus Sternen AG9.503.514-
Maldita English BarleywineFaustino – Microcervejeira, Lda.9.004.264-
Barley Wine (2016)Lervig Aktiebryggeri12.504.654-
Abstrakt AB:20BrewDog14.204.343-
B-Side: Mango & Habanero BarleywineBrewDog10.403.973-
Dies IræBrauerei Gusswerk GmbH10.904.273-
Lait De Dragon XXX AleBrasserie Artisanale Albion8.503.93-
Dad's Hat Insanity Weyerbacher Brewing Co.11.104.393-
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