American 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 versions 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: 8.0-15.0%   [ ? ] 

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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
DefrosterCarlyle Brewing Co.10.603.754-
Fat Hog (Bourbon Barrel Aged)Ritual Brewing Co.12.004.014-
Old Beer WagonBackcountry Brewery ? 3.684-
Mulholland's Stash BarleywineIron Triangle Brewing Company10.802.834-
Annularity - Cherry BlondeFiftyFifty Brewing Co.10.003.864-
Big Orange CrushBrouwerij Kees11.004.194-
Floor Finder Barleywine23rd Street Brewery10.003.84-
Hillrock Bourbon Barrel Aged Blonde On BlondeBarreled Souls Brewing Company13.604.044-
Collapse Cinder Block Brewery12.003.974-
Old Blarney Barleywine - Port Barrel AgedMoylan's Brewery10.002.214-
Bum RushBarley Island Brewing Company9.203.894-
Compound InterestMan Skirt Brewing9.203.334-
10 & 2 Bourbon Barrel AgedFifty West Brewing Co10.204.144-
Standing Stone Barley WineStanding Stone Brewing Company ? 3.154-
Undertow BarleywineRivertowne Pourhouse9.803.884-
Boneyard BarleywinePizza Port Solana Beach ? 3.724-
BarleywineStewart's Brewing Co.10.304.24-
Barley WineIce Axe Grill / Mt. Hood Brewing Co.9.803.44-
Barley WineQueen City Brewing Limited13.003.564-
Vision DionysiaqueBeryllium Erbium Brewery11.503.014-
Twisted Pine Barley WineTwisted Pine Brewing Company ? 3.834-
BarleywineSwiftwater Brewing Company11.603.684-
3 - Winey MenSt. Petersburg Brewing Company8.703.784-
Hopcat Kodiak KillerHopCat9.303.774-
BarleywineTin Man Brewing Company10.503.84-
Rope-A-RopeStrong Rope Brewery7.603.694-
Batch 700 Black Barleywine-style AleMad Fox Brewing Company10.004.094-
Odravein 2016Põhjala Brewery12.003.924-
Indentured SoulDeclaration Brewing Company11.303.664-
Barley LegalSteamworks Brewing Co. ? 4.14-
Road Kill Barleywine Style AleSweetwater Tavern & Brewery8.703.963-
White LightningBardo Brewpub ? 3.773-
Uncle Jr'sCollusion Tap Works9.403.813-
Swan Lake Lake Bottom BarleywineHyouko Yashiki No Mori Brewery8.004.353-
Big GrizzCarver Brewing Co.10.004.063-
Old Gnarly BarleywineHomer Brewing ? 4.243-
Chateau Aeneas Barleywine (The North Shore Project)Flathead Lake Brewing Company8.704.463-
MashtadonSisyphus Brewing11.303.843-
No Bull BarleywineLittle Apple Brewing Company8.303.493-
Oak Aged Burly Friar BarleywineChurch Brew Works11.004.073-
Papa JuiceHalf Moon Bay Brewing Company11.603.933-
Comrade CowbellBuffalo Bayou Brewing Co9.803.863-
Barrel Aged Fighter, Mage, Thief Cherry Barley WineBurnt City Brewing9.404.263-
Tequila Sunrise; Tequila Barrel Aged UndertowGreen Room Brewing ? 4.083-
DerailleurCrank Arm Brewing10.8043-
Barrel Aged Lost WeekendBlue Island Beer Co.10.604.323-
Tenebris - Neutral Oak Barrel (Ghost 122)Adroit Theory Brewing Company10.703.783-
Jack Be NimbleGenerations Brewing ? 3.233-
BarlyewineRailhouse Brewery10.503.823-
Spicy MulletWerk Force Brewing Co10.003.773-
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