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Brewed By: Avery Brewing Company

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Number of Ratings: 205

Style: American Strong Ale

Brewed In: 4910 Nautilus Ct N, Boulder, CO 80301, USA

ABV: 14.9%

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Tasting Notes

Please sign in to post comments about this beer and see your Beer Buddies' comments. profile - May 4, 2016
Tasty Barleywine Ale, huge abv, a bit pricy at $8 / bottle. 5/2/16 12 oz bottle 4 stars
Cellar Dweller profile pictureCellar Dweller - March 7, 2016
Really nice rendition of an English barleywine. I'm really not a big fan of barleywines so I was not expecting to like it as much as I did. Pours a murky copper with practically no head and some particulate matter floating around. What little aroma it has is like a sweet wooden scent. Taste is where this beast hits the mark. Oak, vanilla, figs, honey, cherries. All blended together yet distinctly separate. Mouthfeel is slick but overly sweet and the lingering alcohol aftertaste supplies plenty of warmth. Really nice beer with a great buzz! profile - February 25, 2016
This is an English barley wine.
jmile profile picturejmile - August 4, 2015
Wonderfully effervescent. Not too sweet great sugar linger on the back
DC26 profile pictureDC26 - July 23, 2015
More like a desert wine. Very sweet and rich. Good though just in small quantity so profile - June 8, 2015
Kinda too sweet for me
starr profile picturestarr - September 24, 2014
Nasty shit!! profile - June 13, 2014
Drink at 65 degrees - alcohol is not an issue at right temp. Nutty, figgy, slightly sweet very complex flavor profile. Delish!
dkrenik profile picturedkrenik - May 15, 2013
Bright coppery color with modest head. Heady, alcohol aromas dominate and appropriately so with 16.9 ABV. Palate is malty with pronounced alcohol and oak/vanilla character. Great mouthfeel and buzz factor. Enjoy by the dozen ;)
davl22 profile picturedavl22 - March 2, 2013
2009 vintage, Graham cracker, cheese cake, gingerbread, unbelievable
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