Reviewed By: Herr Mike Style: Barleywine State/Country: Pennsylvania ABV: 11.1% Serving Type: 12 oz Look: 8.5 Copper color, off white head that disappears quick, sparse lacing Smell: 8 Cherry, booze, malt, caramel Taste: 8 Cherry, figs, brown sugar, plum, malt Mouthfeel: 8 Creamy with medium carbonation Drinkability: 8 Makes a nice nightcap. One and done. Overall Score: 8.1 Value: 8 Cost/12 oz serving: $2.75
Overall Impression: This is a boozy brew, but flavorful. Not much hop presence, but the style doesn't require it. A great after dinner drink because of the sweetness. Almost like a fruitcake, but better! I would cellar a few and see if the booze mellows out. Not bad.