Bodger’s Barley Wine

Bodger’s Barley Wine

“2* Award winning, strong bottle conditioned barley wine described as heavenly nectar!”

A golden chestnut ale with citrus fruits, juicy malt and spicy hops. A unique style of beer with ‘hop wine’ overtones.

Brewed with 100% pale Maris Otter malt and large quantities of Fuggles & Goldings for aroma. Brewed in the style of a very strong India Pale Ale.

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As recommended by – The Indpendent Newspaper – 10 Best Autumn Beers 2013 – by Kate Hilpern

 

8.5% vol
330ml
1080og

Recipe Information

Style: Barley Wine
Description: golden amber, floral, rounded malt, smooth
Alcohol by Volume: 8.5%
European Bitterness Units: 32
Colour: Deep Amber, burnished bronze
Hops: Challenger, Fuggles and Goldings
Malt: Maris Otter

Serving Suggestions

Temperature: 12 C
Glassware: Stemmed goblet
Food Matching: Red meat, stews, strong cheeses
Cellar Conditions: Store cool and dark. Can be laid down and aged for several years – produces marmalade and Madeira wine notes after a decade. Bottle-conditioned at the brewery, unfiltered and pasteurised

Allergy advice

Contains barley, wheat (gluten)

Bottling

Bottle conditioned at the brewery, unfiltered and unpasteurised

Availability

Permanent

Awards

  • Gold Three-Stars, The Beer Awards 2016
  • SIBA Regional Beer Competition 2015 – Silver for Premium Strong Ales Small Pack
  • Gold Two-Star Great Taste Award 2013 – judges comments include “A glass full of character, presented with a beautiful head, and we really appreciated this ale because it is exactly of its type.”
  • Gold Two-Star Great Taste Award 2013 – judges comments include “The strong malt in the aroma and the honeyed flavour were enjoyable. A good example of what malt can do on its own. A well-balanced and rounded beer.”
  • Gold One-Star Great Taste Award 2011
  • Diploma Medal winner – BBI National Award 2010

What People Say

A glass full of character, presented with a beautiful head, and we really appreciated this ale because it is exactly of its type.

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