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English Barleywine

Description:
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 590) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Barley LegalSouth Shore Brewery9.503.483-
Pagan Dragon's Blood WineGaudenbier Cervejaria Curitiba Ltda.9.503.733-
5 Vor ZwolfHandbrauerei Gerhard Forstner ? 3.923-
Pritchard's Rum Barrel Aged Ye Old Sprinklerhead BarleywineThe Wrecking Bar Brewpub12.504.543-
BurlywineTwin Leaf Brewery9.503.773-
Big BarleyApocalypse Brew Works13.003.673-
Old RickoliBrewery Rickoli12.504.173-
Baz's Bonce BlowerParish Brewery12.003.643-
La Cibeles Barley WineCervezas La Cibeles S.L.9.004.013-
O8Otley Brewing Company8.003.433-
Bourbon Barrel Aged BarbieswinePig Pounder Brewery11.003.823-
Super Genius BarleywineWeasel Boy Brewing Company8.003.733-
Old ScroogeThe Three Tuns Brewery6.504.073-
Mostra The GreatAlpine Beer Company14.00-3-
Yule LadRare Form Brewing Company11.504.083-
Djv BarleywineMcKenzie Brew House8.003.73-
St. Stans Bill's Brown Bag Barley WineSt. Stan's Brewing Co. ? 3.73-
Bodgers Barley WineChiltern Brewery8.504.163-
Orange BarleyGeorge Bateman & Son / Batemans Brewery6.202.853-
Longtime BarleywineFifty West Brewing Co9.503.953-
White Peak Extra StrongStaffordshire Brewery8.003.543-
Série Impériale Barley WineBrasseurs Illimités11.904.113-
Old Superior Ale - Beer With Me!S. C. Martens S. A.15.001.553-
ShenanigansGoose Island Beer Co.14.404.173-
Tanglefoot English Style AleMcCall Brewing Company8.003.483-
AlbatrossPartizan Brewery10.003.413-
Mór BarleywineEight Degrees Brewing10.203.853-
Big Jack HornerRockford Brewing Company11.20-3-
Brass KnucklesTriple Rock Brewery & Alehouse9.203.883-
BarbieSwinePig Pounder Brewery10.003.253-
Sparrow PitBirrificio Italiano9.003.893-
Sir Walter's Barrel Aged BarleywineCraft Brewing Company14.003.643-
IIIThe Wild Beer Co.9.00-3-
Weird Beard / Hanging Bat Rye SmileWeird Beard Brew Co.10.603.523-
DesmondSeabright Brewery10.003.413-
Old AleHoldens Brewery Limited7.204.013-
Caged Monkey Bourbon Barrel Aged BarleywinePetoskey Brewing Company11.403.423-
Barley WineRéservoir9.503.643-
Ol' SamsonBarbarian Brewing10.503.282-
Barrel Aged BarleywineMonocacy Brewing Co.8.603.082-
#622 Main St. Barley WineThe Grizzly Paw Brewing Company8.703.72-
Ice MeltTrinity Brewhouse9.503.732-
Rothhammer Cosmos Barley WineMicrocervecería Rothhammer (Handwerk Brewers Chile S.A.)9.003.882-
The 13th DoorGrimm Brothers Brewhouse12.004.522-
Barley WineWiper & True Brewery10.003.792-
KlurichaunCobra Brewing Company9.91-2-
BarleywineBrouwerij De Prael9.603.622-
Vilniaus 13 Statinių TamsusisVilniaus Alus UAB14.003.412-
Barley WineThe Marble Arch10.703.682-
Brekeriet Queen's QuadBrekeriet12.002.962-
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