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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 - 301 to 350 (out of 716) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Ratings > Score
English BarleywineThe Woodburn Brewery13.0044.24
Thomas Hardy's Ale (2015 -)Brew Invest S.R.L.11.7044.23
HabondeCzig Meister Brewing Company10.6044.29
New Era BarleywineRock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery10.3043.25
Vilniaus 13 Statinių TamsusisVilniaus Alus UAB14.0043.23
Old Pride & JoyMartha's Exchange9.8043.46
Pagan Dragon's Blood WineGaudenbier Cervejaria Curitiba Ltda.9.5043.83
Local's Stash Reserve Series Rye Whiskey Barrel Aged Lawyers Guns And MoneyCrazy Mountain Brewing Company10.0044.03
Bulky OxenDogfish Head Craft Brewery9.0043.9
All The Fixin'sBatch Brewing Company10.5043.82
Old RickoliBrewery Rickoli12.5044
All Saints Barley WineAll Saints Brewing Company10.2043.27
Bourbon Barrel Aged BarbieswinePig Pounder Brewery11.0043.57
Commander (Unbarreled)Lift Bridge Brewery12.5044.24
American Barley WineBrouwerij 't IJ8.6043.65
John ChampeCorcoran Brewing Company9.7043.66
HullabalooEudora Brewing Company9.5044.02
Jenny's SisterFrey's Brewing Company9.5044.14
2nd Anniversary Bourbon Barrel Aged Barleywine, 2017Mumford Brewing10.2044.15
Bodgers Barley WineChiltern Brewery8.5044.1
A Deal With The Devil (Woodford Reserve Double Oaked)Anchorage Brewing Company17.0044.71
A Deal With The Devil (Apple Brandy)Anchorage Brewing Company17.0044.38
Série Impériale Barley WineBrasseurs Illimités11.9043.96
New Holland Old SnapperNew Holland Brewing Company7.5042.88
Innkeeper BarleywineMan Skirt Brewing9.2043.31
Imperial Blablabla Auchroisk BABrouwerij het Uiltje13.4043.91
Arctic AleHailstorm Brewing Co.14.0043.9
English BarleywineFirst Magnitude Brewing Company10.6044.19
Nils Oscar Celebration AleNils Oscar9.4043.19
Sparrow PitBirrificio Italiano9.5043.9
Sun TurnBrouwerij Kees12.0043.9
Winters EdgeWild Mind Artisan Ales10.2044.05
Ozeno Yukidoke Heavy HeavyRyujin Shuzo Co,. Ltd.8.5043.57
Wartmann's - No. 1 Barley WineBrauhaus Sternen AG9.5043.33
BA MongoJ. Wakefield Brewing13.0044.17
BromanceTomfoolery Brewing Company12.5033.75
Lait De Dragon XXX AleBrasserie Artisanale Albion8.5033.96
Beard Of BarleyDrafting Table Brewing Company11.5033.89
Terra IncognitaBronckhorster Brewing Company12.0033.35
Barrel CandyGreyline Brewing Co.11.8034.44
Barley LegalSouth Shore Brewery9.5033.61
5 Vor ZwolfHandbrauerei Gerhard Forstner ? 33.9
Pritchard's Rum Barrel Aged Ye Old Sprinklerhead BarleywineThe Wrecking Bar Brewpub12.5034.54
BurlywineTwin Leaf Brewery9.5033.86
The 13th Door Bourbon Barrel AgedGrimm Brothers Brewhouse13.0034.24
Big BarleyApocalypse Brew Works13.0033.79
Knicker TwisterFERMÆNTRA9.3033.91
Baz's Bonce BlowerParish Brewery12.0033.56
Thomas Hardy’s Ale (2015-)Meantime Brewing Company Limited11.7034.07
La Cibeles Barley WineCervezas La Cibeles S.L.9.0034.05
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