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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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Style Examples - 601 to 650 (out of 1237) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Barley WineLuminous Brewhouse10.103.983-
5th Anniversary BarleywineNo Label Brewing Company8.003.163-
BarleywineCrooked Can Brewing Company9.10-3-
American BarleywineStrange Craft Beer Company11.003.743-
Jah's FireIsley Brewing Company10.503.733-
Admiral Hamilton's BarleywinePints Brewing Co.9.103.323-
Barley WineSaint Archer Brewing Co.12.003.133-
James E. Pepper 1776 Bourbon Barrel-Aged High SocietyBluejacket / Arsenal Restaurant11.504.33-
Booty Call Barley-WineTaos Mesa Brewing10.503.583-
Old DQRubicon Brewing Company10.503.613-
Old Battleaxe BarleywineIce Axe Grill / Mt. Hood Brewing Co.11.004.133-
Rum Barrel Aged Barley WineBig Rock Brewery10.803.793-
El BarrioWynwood Brewing Company10.00-3-
Brewer's Alley BarleywineBrewer's Alley Restaurant & Brewery10.503.453-
Old Duck BarleywineHopewell Brewing Co.10.004.223-
Merseyside BarleywineThe Dayton Beer Company10.00-3-
Epic 10 Years 1000th Batch Celebration AleEpic Brewing Company10.104.243-
Barrel Aged Bygg-VinnTriplehorn Brewing Company10.50-3-
Monkey ClawsTamamura Honten12.00-3-
Self Destruct BarleywineIntergalactic Brewing Co.10.604.223-
Tun O' BrixGreenpoint Beer & Ale Company10.50-3-
The Beast 666Naparbier Sdad. Coop.11.003.843-
Old FighterUpper Hand Brewery10.003.83-
Vertigo BarleywineNorth Sound Brewing Company ? 4.173-
Flying Monkeys Belle Of The BarrelsFlying Monkeys Craft Brewery11.50-3-
Barrel Aged BMXCrank Arm Brewing10.303.823-
Hair Of The FrogNorth Fork Brewing10.703.783-
Dunedin Spatz BarkeyWine Barley Wine Style AleDunedin Brewery9.003.893-
All Hands Anniversary 2016Fair Winds Brewing Company ? -3-
9 Hour BarleywineScratch Brewing Company ? 3.843-
YamalPinthouse Pizza Craft Brewpub9.104.063-
Hard BrideAleBrowar9.804.113-
Burning Comet BarleywineEndless Brewing9.003.993-
Barley's WineClimbing Bines Hop Farm10.50-3-
Bourbon Barrel Aged BarleywineFour Seasons Brewing Company12.503.983-
Pride Old Scroll Barleywine AleSt. Francis Brewery & Restaurant9.00-3-
RoggenweinBlack Swan Brewpub10.503.913-
CloudripperMountain Rambler Brewery10.303.883-
Ivar Aasen-ølKinn Bryggeri AS10.503.313-
Bob BarleyBeavertown Brewery10.503.933-
Whiskey Barrel Barkeywine W/ PumpkinUpslope Brewing Company - Lee Hill11.60-3-
Old HomicideSeabright Brewery9.602.823-
Old Blarney American Oak BarleywineMoylan's Brewery ? 3.943-
Sky BurialWarPigs Brewpub10.20-3-
American Barleywine Grand PrixBrowar Pinta8.104.113-
Ramming SpeedPinthouse Pizza Craft Brewpub8.503.963-
StagedGoose Island Beer Co.11.50-3-
Arquebus 2016, French Oak White Wine Barrel AgedCambridge Brewing Company12.004.23-
Compound InterestMan Skirt Brewing9.20-3-
Augusta Barley WineAugusta Brewing Company9.504.073-
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