Pelican The Perfect Storm
From Pelican Pub & Brewery – A Evan Willliams bourbon barrel aged Stormwatcher 2007. Clear dark red color with very good foam. Aroma features pronounced bourbon, oak, char, vanilla and complex caramel notes. Assertive alcohol presence. Big round malty backbone with residual caramel and slight sweetness.
Pelican Pub & Brewery – Pelican The Perfect Storm Vintage 2009 – 22 oz. bottle poured into a goblet. 13.5% abv. Shared by the Greenwald brothers.
Appearance: Pours a reddish brown with no head.
Aroma: Hot booze and lacquer.
Taste: Bourbon, wood and brown sugar.
Mouthfeel: Sticky. Very modest carbonation.
Overall: Big and boozy, not offensive, and pretty original.