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 1364) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Big BuckJack Pine Brewery10.003.793-
Jam BoneWhole Foods - Post Oak11.1043-
Slocum Barley WineBRU Handbuilt Ales9.303.953-
MegingjordMunkebo Mikrobryg9.403.453-
BarleywineFaction Brewing9.003.983-
Wine Barrel Aged Wild Iron & BarleywineFunky Buddha Brewery11.004.373-
OblationTroubled Monk Brewery11.753.83-
Old Devil's Tooth Barleywine (Barrel Aged)Sockeye Grill & Brewery11.004.593-
Mont Salève Barley WineBrasserie Du Mont Salève10.503.883-
Reserve Ale 2015Marble Brewery9.003.883-
Bunny's ToeTriple Rock Brewery & Alehouse10.004.163-
BarleywinePrairie Street Brewing Company ? 2.183-
Fat Hog- High West Manhattan Barrel-agedRitual Brewing Co.12.504.353-
Angry Monkey BarleywineSilver Gulch Brewing and Bottling Co.14.003.63-
Barley WineLuminous Brewhouse10.103.983-
Liquid LayersThird Space Brewing ? 3.823-
BarleywineCrooked Can Brewing Company9.103.883-
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-
Barrel Project #06/2016Brouwerij Kees12.003.93-
Old Battleaxe BarleywineIce Axe Grill / Mt. Hood Brewing Co.11.004.133-
Barrel Aged King Kahuna The GreatThe Answer Brewpub13.004.263-
Gilijaguar Barleywine NR. 14Borg Brugghús10.003.963-
LeenKaapse Brouwers9.003.923-
Brewer's Alley BarleywineBrewer's Alley Restaurant & Brewery10.503.453-
Playground - WAP Oak Aged Barley WinevandeStreek Bier10.003.413-
Merseyside BarleywineThe Dayton Beer Company10.003.643-
Thomas The Stumbling BuffaloStrong Rope Brewery11.504.233-
Friday The XIVthBeaver Brewing Company11.403.473-
Barrel Aged Bygg-VinnTriplehorn Brewing Company10.504.13-
Funk N' Barrels- Act 3: Honky Tonk AngelGood Nature Farm Brewery & Tap Room - Downtown11.304.113-
CelebraishCity Acre Brewing8.803.383-
Monkey ClawsTamamura Honten12.004.133-
Self Destruct BarleywineIntergalactic Brewing Co.10.604.223-
Tun O' BrixGreenpoint Beer & Ale Company10.504.333-
Drag The RiverDeep River Brewing Co.13.904.093-
The Beast 666Naparbier Sdad. Coop.11.003.843-
Vertigo BarleywineNorth Sound Brewing Company ? 4.173-
2016 Coming Home Holiday AleGrand Teton Brewing Co.10.004.183-
Hair Of The FrogNorth Fork Brewing10.703.783-
Dunedin Spatz BarkeyWine Barley Wine Style AleDunedin Brewery9.003.893-
9 Hour BarleywineScratch Brewing Company ? 3.843-
Lake Superior American Style Barley WineLake Effect Brewing Co.10.003.543-
YamalPinthouse Pizza Craft Brewpub9.104.063-
Hard BrideAleBrowar9.804.113-
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