Spirit Animal Barrel Aged Barleywine – Brassneck Brewery

From Brassneck Brewery in Vancouver comes their “Spirit Animal Barrel Aged Barleywine”. The beer pours a deep copper colour with a tan head. The aroma consists of dark fruits, caramel, toffee and some sweetness. The flavour is of dark fruits, mild bitterness, caramel, toffee, vanilla, wood, earth, sweetness and the some mild booze. The alcohol content comes in at 10.5%. If you enjoy English Barleywines you should really enjoy this beer as it is extremely tasty.

Commercial Description:  (This one’s a little on the nerdy side, sorry).  Our strong, malty, Barley Wine is a barrel conditioned blend using 2 wild yeast strains during secondary fermentation:  25 % Brettanomyces Lambicus. (Brett “L”) 75% Brettanomyces Claussenii. (Brett “C”) It’s 10% a.b.v…..  And 100% Delicious.

brassneck  spirit animal

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s