AleSmith Barrel Aged Wee Heavy Vintage 2009
AleSmith Brewing – AleSmith Barrel Aged Wee Heavy Vintage 2009 – Released late Spring 2011, Enjoyed Summer 2011. 9.5% abv.
Appearance: Pours a super dark brown with no head.looking from the top down, you’ll be luck to see an oily swirl. Only a micro stripe where the beer meets the glass.
Aroma: Dried dark fruit, tobacco, vanilla, anise, peat, cinnamon raisin bread.
Taste.: Vanilla, smooth bourbon, dark fruit, dark chocolate.
Mouthfeel: Warm, boozy, low carb.
Overall: This beer is drinking amazingly. If you bought it to drink it, drink it already. Amazing levels of complexity that have you sipping and sniffing for a good hour or more. I enjoyed this much better than the last release.