Tag Archives: Barley Wine

Fierce Beer Bear Essentials (13%)

Created in collaboration with Tiny Rebel this is a great big Barley Wine, aged on oak chips and brewed with raspberries and vanilla.
There’s lactose in here as well, and it adds a super creamy smoothness and icing sugar sweetness that … Continue reading

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Durham Brewery Benedictus (8.4%)

White Rum and apple pie, that’s the business end of this fabulous Barley Wine from Durham. There’s a thick chewy toffee apple, brown bread and Demerara sugar malt body that sticks to your lips and coats your tongue, until the … Continue reading

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Siren Craft Brew Old Fashioned (11%)

Barley Wine is pretty much my least favourite beer style, for me it is simply too sweet. But here, cloaked in the damp wood of a year in a Bourbon Barrel, I’m more than happy to keep on swigging. That … Continue reading

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Torrside Brewing Co. Time Capsule (11.5%)

This is a 2017 vintage Barley Wine, a beer made by taking a share of the rich stronger wort from early in the brewing process of the wonderful Molten Universe, concentrating what they are left with into a richer, sweeter … Continue reading

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Torrside Brewery Take Me To Your Lemur (9.5%)

Generally I struggle with Barley Wines, mainly because they are often far too sugary sweet for me, but this one, packed with Madagascan Vanilla, is superb. There’s a rich and sexy sweet shop aroma and the beer pours a deep … Continue reading

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