On tap at Ambulance, lovely bourbon barrel aged barleywine sashays luscious ‘whiskey, rum and sherry’ subtleties thru toffee-spiced brown chocolate sweetness, gaining bourbon vanilla, bruised black cherry, buttered pecan and candied butterscotch illusions for spirited 13% ABV elixir.
Combining oak aged barleywine splendor with milk stout-related black chocolate syruping, the eighth in a series of Rushing Duck strong ales gains casual candi-sugared dried fruiting and whiskey bent serenity. A whiskeyed mocha candy glaze coats the stiff finish.
On tap at Jealous Monk, caramel-candied butterscotch sweetness stays subtle alongside mild fig-spiced cherry tartness and dewy mossing contrasting tannic hop phenols above nutty mocha-daubed Maris Otter malting.
On tap at Ambulance, balanced subtleties abound for buttery barleywine. Brown-sugared dried fruiting softly nudges caramelized toffee midst as sedate sugar plum, green raisin and date illusions serenade sweet spicing.
Engagingly tranquil English-styled barleywine with mild rum barrel influence picks up musky cellar funk and dewy tobacco leaf crisping for warm molasses-draped bourbon spicing draping dried-fruited fig, apricot, date and prune easement.
On tap at Ambulance, thin bourbon barrel aged barleywine stays laidback as caramelized vanilla sweetness regales mildly dried-fruited cherry, fig and date tartness and distant sherry-burgundy wining over sedate malted oats.
Maple syrupy barleywine fits laidback currant-dried raisin, sultana and fig sweetness into spiced rum buttering as mellow brandy fruiting, dry bourbon mildness and teasing rye snip play possum while sharp hop spicing adds tongue tingle.
Exquisitely designed slow sippin’ masterpiece. Chewy bourbon vanilla entry gains immediate dark candi-sugared molasses treacle and latent whiskey-bent burgundy, brandy and port wining. Rummy black cherry, raisin and fig ascendance pick ups syrupy toffee-spiced chocolate swerve. Recommended frothily full-bodied barleywine.
Easygoing traditional English barleywine mild for its style. Dewy peat mossing and mild fungi earthiness conceal caramelized fig spicing while delicate Band-aid astringency contrasts chalky chocolate malting.
On tap at Coastal Craft, mellow English-styled barleywine conditioned on Willet Bourbon segues Scotch-whiskeyed cherry tones into oaken vanilla splendor above toffee-spiced chocolate rye malting. Subtle bourbon intrigue steadied.
Stupendously rich 2021 limited edition English-styled barleywine dupes dessert-like Imperial Stout styling with luxurious mocha richness deepening its chewy vanilla bean-aged lusciousness. Molasses-sugared bourbon vanilla creaming topped off by brown chocolate syrup as sweet-toothed fudged brownie, vanilla cafe latte, cherry chocolate cake, caramel latte, spiced toffee and brown raisin illusions prosper.
On tap at Ambulance, mellow fruited wheat wine hides its elevated 11.2% ABV in a humble cognac-divined maple molasses setting. Oaken cherry, creamed sherry, dry burgundy, buttery Chardonnay and peach wine illusions stay subtle. Almost heavenly serenity.