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Hardliver Barleywine Festival at Brouwer’s Cafe this weekend

This weekend, Brouwer’s Cafe presents the 14th annual Hardliver Barleywine Festival.

Saturday, February 27th and Sunday, 28th 2016, Brouwer’s Cafe in Fremont will tap into 49 barleywines all at the same time. More than half of the beers have been barrel-aged. Hardliver Barleywine Festival is Seattle’s biggest and most-hardcore Barleywine festival. The event starts Saturday and you should expect to see a line waiting outside when doors open at 11:00 A.M. No worries, the event runs all weekend.

Here is the draft list

1. 21st Amendment Lower De Boom ’15 (11.5%) San Francisco
2. 3 Magnets Old Skook in the Woods Barleywine ’15 (12.1%) Olympia
3. Alaskan Barleywine ’11 (10.7 %) Anchorage
4. Alesmith Decadence ’14 Wheatwine (10%) San Diego
5. Anacortes Old Sebastes ’15 (9.9%) Anacortes
6. Avery Hog Heaven ’16 (9.2%) Boulder
7. Bainbridge Island Bbl-Aged Old Toe Jam ’14 (9%) Bainbridge
8. Ballast Point 3 Sheets Barleywine (10%) San Diego
9. Beachwood Annihilator ’12 (12%) Long Beach
10. Big Sky Old Bluehair ’12 (12%) Missoula
11. Big Time Old Wooly ’15 (9%) Seattle
12. Black Raven Old Birdbrain ’13 (12.2%) Redmond
13. De Molen Bommen & Granaten Barley Wine-ish (15.2%) Bodegraven
14. Deschutes Mirror Mirror ’14 (11%) Bend
15. Destihl Antiquity Rye Wine (12.1%) Bloomington
16. Dieu du Ciel! Solstice d’Hiver Barleywine (10.5%) Montreal
17. Double Mountain Off the Wagon Belgian Barleywine ’14 (11.8%)
18. Ecliptic Orange Giant Bbl-Aged Barleywine ’15 (13.8%) Portland
19. Elevation Arête Barleywine (12.5%) Poncha Springs
20. Engine House #9 Claret Bbl-Aged Barleywine (10.4%) Tacoma
21. Evil Twin Freudian Slip Barleywine (10.3%) Stratford
22. Firestone-Walker Abacus ’10 (12.5%) Paso Robles
23. Firestone-Walker §ucaba ’13 (12.5%) Paso Robles
24. Fremont Brewing Batch 1000 Barleywine 2015 (11.6%) Seattle
25. Full Sail Bourbon Barrel-Aged Wheatwine (9.5%) Hood River
26. Goose Island Bourbon County Barleywine ‘15 (12.1%) Chicago
27. Great Divide Old Ruffian Barleywine ’12 (12.7%) Denver
28. Green Flash Barleywine (10.9%) San Diego
29. Hair of the Dog Doggie Claws ’14 (11.5%) Portland
30. HUB Noggin Floggin Barleywine ’15 (11%) Portland
31. Lagunitas Olde GnarleyWine ’11 (10.6%) Petaluma
32. Laurelwood Santa’s Woody Barleywine (9.5%) Portland
33. Lost Abbey Angel’s Share ’12 (12.5%) San Diego
34. Machine House English Barleywine Cask (10.5%) Seattle
35. Midnight Sun Artic Devil ’13 (13.7%) Anchorage
36. Midnight Sun Bore Tide Bbl-Aged Wheatwine (10%) Anchorage
37. Mikkeller Big Worster Barleywine (17.3%) Copenhagen
38. New Belgium LoF Blackberry Barleywine ’15 (10%) Fort Collins
39. Ninkasi Sasquatch Legacy Wheatwine (9%) Eugene
40. Nøgne-Ø Batch #100 Barleywine (10%) Grimstad
41. Oakshire Vintage Barleywine ’13 (10.1%) Eugene
42. Old Schoolhouse Brewer’s Reserve Barleywine ’13 (10.5%) Winthrop
43. Perennial Vermillion Barleywine (10.5%) St. Louis
44. Pike Old Bawdy Barleywine ’12 (9.9%) Seattle
45. Sierra Nevada Bbl-Aged Big Foot Barleywine ’14 (9.6%) Chico
46. Seven Seas Barrel-Aged Old Wheelchair ’13 (11.5%) Gig Harbor
47. Snipes Mountain Roza Reserve Barleywine (9.2%) Sunnyside
48. Stone Pekko Dry-Hopped Old Guardian Barleywine (11%)Escondido
49. Wander 3 Ton Barleywine (11.6%) Bellingham