Old Backus Barleywine Podcast
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Old Backus Barleywine

Reviewed 9/05/2017
First, Do No Harm
Free State Brewing Company
Lawrence, KS
American Barleywine 10.5% ABV
A reddish color with a frothy tan head
Aroma of orange peel, pine, caramel, brown sugar, and booze
Taste follows the nose exactly
Hoppy, with warming alcohol

About the Brewery

Free State Brewing opened in 1989, the first legal brewery in Kansas in more than 100 years. Good beer and good food make this a hangout for beer lovers.

About the Author

Dick has been a pediatrician for over 40 years. Now retired, Dick spends his time as a craft beer lover and podcasting partner to his wife, Jill.

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