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Weyerbacher Blithering Idiot BWSA
06/04/2008, 3:35 AM
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Weyerbacher Blithering Idiot Barley Wine Style Ale
ABV: 11 %
Calories: estimated at 200 C
Volume: 12 fl oz
Glass: 6 oz goblet
Purchased at: Princeton Community Liquors
Price per fl oz: $2.69 / 12 fl oz = $0.22 per fl oz
Consumed at: home

sensory first impression: Amber with a thin but luscious head. Enticing aroma and attention grabbing flavor and taste. Overwhelming in alcohol content.

Aroma/Olfactory: 8 out of 10
Malt flavor is: bread, roasted, burning
Hop flavor is: resin, citrus
Yeast flavor is: dust, dirt, dry
Other flavors include: alcohol, barley, raisin, willow, luxurious and thick with flavor and depth, cherry

Visuals/Appearance: 4 out of 5
Color is: pale, amber, red fiery, ruby
Liquid is: clear, immaculate
Head and lace are: minimal, tan

Taste/Flavor: 10 out of 10
Maltiness or Sweetness level is: heavy
Hoppiness or Bitterness level is: heavy
Sour level is: medium

Palate/Tactile: 4 out of 5
Body or Mouthfeel is: full
Texture is: creamy, sticky, slick, thick, papery
Carbonation is: fizzy, lively
Finish is: astringent, bitter, long, cherry sweet

Overall experience: 18 out of 20. I liked the flavoring, the color,. the depth and complexity. I did not like the lack of head, the overly sweet tones, and the imbalance, but still a very nice brew.

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