Great Britain Arbor's Down Deeperer Black Barley Wine

Discussion in 'Europe' started by ImperialStoat, Feb 18, 2013.

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  1. ImperialStoat

    ImperialStoat Aspirant (246) May 20, 2009 Ireland
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    Anyone else here had this?

    It's very nice, and suitable for people who like the strong umami taste of De Struise's Black Damnation. On that note, my only quarrel with the beer is that it could just as easily be a thin imperial stout.
     
  2. ImperialStoat

    ImperialStoat Aspirant (246) May 20, 2009 Ireland
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    I meant to say Black Albert, and batch 0 at that, not Black Damnation.
     
  3. jazzyjeff13

    jazzyjeff13 Poo-Bah (2,748) Nov 6, 2010 United Kingdom (England)

    I've got one but not had it yet. Looking forward to it. Do you reckon it had any aging potential?
     
  4. ImperialStoat

    ImperialStoat Aspirant (246) May 20, 2009 Ireland
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    Yeah. There's a strong hop presence to it now so once that begins to fade there'll certainly be change in the taste profile.
     
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