Fremont Bourbon Barrel-Aged Dark Star (BBADS) 2018

Released October 6th, at Fremont Brewing Company’s Urban Beer Garden, starting at 11 am.

This year’s release is a blend of 24, 18, 12, and 8-month Bourbon Barrel-Aged Dark Star in 7-12-year old Kentucky bourbon barrels. The roasted and chocolate malts complement the smooth oats to bring you a stout delight wrapped in the gentle embrace of bourbon barrel-aged warmth. A touch of sweetness dances in balance with the hops to finish with a wave, and then she’s gone.

13.6% ABV | 50 IBU

Down & Dirty: 2-Row Pale, Roast Barley, Crystal-60, Chocolate, and Carafa-2 malts with Flaked Oats and Columbus, Willamette, and Cascade hops. 
ABV: 13.6%          IBU: 50
Color: Deep black
Aroma: Coffee, chocolate, licorice
Flavor: Bourbon, roasted malts, caramel

Fremont Bourbon Barrel-Aged Dark Star (BBADS) / © Fremont Brewing Company

Fremont Bourbon Barrel-Aged Dark Star (BBADS) / © Fremont Brewing Company