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Barleywine Style Ale

<p>First brewed in England, these potent, malty monsters were frequently aged before being put into small bottles and sold as strong beers or even medicinal tonics. The American version has been blown up with more alcohol, larger bottles and more hops.&nbsp;Smuttynose Barleywine straddles these two branches of the barleywine tree. When you taste it, you&rsquo;ll notice deep, rich caramel malt flavors, balanced with hop bitterness. Fruity hop flavors act as a garnish for its amped-up but classic flavor. For a more refined experience, tuck a few bottles away for a year or two. The alcohol will mellow and the hop aromas will fade into the background, leaving the luscious malt to shine on its own.</p>

 Producer Smuttynose Brewing Company
 Alcohol 11.6% alc/vol

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About the Producer

Smuttynose Brewing Company
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Smuttynose Brewing Company

Hampton, New Hampshire, United States Hampton, New Hampshire, United States

For nearly twenty five years, our mission here at Smuttynose has remained the same: to brew the best beer we can in a way we can be proud of. That includes honoring New England’s rich beermaking history, respecting our environment, and playing an active role in our community. We value creativity,...

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