3xB: Widmer Brothers Barrel Aged Brrrbon

This Week’s Big Bottle:  Widmer Brothers Barrel Aged Brrrbon

While sitting at RFD, staring blankly at the cooler full of bottles, we noticed a box.  A little cardboard box, like you’d see holding a super fancy bottle of scotch.

We ordered the little box with complete disregard for what was in it, and how much it cost.  Cause that’s what we do at J Street Beer Review!

The super fancy bottle of scotch turned out the be the Widmer Barrel Aged Brrrbon, which is the Widmer Brothers’ (Brrr Seasonal Ale) that’s been hanging out in bourbon barrels for a bit.  It poured a nice rich amber color and had a slightly sweet boozy aroma.  The flavor was just as expected.  It was malty sweet with a little mocha mixed in.  It was slightly bitter, but nothing overwhelming.  The bourbon showed up at the end to burn your throat, but faded quickly away.  Overall, a nice beer.

-Tonzi

Rating:

Advertisements

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 )

Google+ photo

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

Connecting to %s