XXIII Anniversary Ale - Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

XXIII Anniversary Ale

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Overall: 9.75/10 by 1 dude

Trend: 9.75/10 over past 5 reviews

Style: American Strong Ale

ABV: 11.50%

Season: Year Round

Have Another: 100%

8 beers rated with a 8.92 average
  • 9.75/10 have another
  • A: 9.5 | T: 10.0 | L: 9.5 | M: 10.0 | O: 9.5
  • Color: Deep brown with some ruby tinges, probably 29 on SRM scale.
  • First off, I was able to get a bunch of this beer over the last two years, and I’m glad. It’s excellent. Second, great beer with a cigar (having a Rocky Patel Decade with it). Dark brown with lightening edges. Smell is straight up barrel with brown sugar and molasses notes underneath. Taste is sweet dark sugar and bourbon, bourbon, bourbon. More bourbon, please. Feel is big bold bodied and boozy. Did I say I need more bourbon? Definitely can tell this is a combination of a quad, a stout, and a Barleywine with... what was it? Oh yeah, BOURBON. I love Firestone Walker’s barrel aged program.
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  • Reviewed: Monday, May 25, 2020 at 09:11:17
  • Tasted: Sunday, May 24, 2020
  • $15.00 for 12 oz. bottle
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Beer Notes
  • One time only. Blend of multiple barrel aged beers.
Cost Breakdown
  • $15.00, 1 serving(s), 12 oz. bottles
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