The Spartan has secured shelter with thick walls, friendly roofs and mugs brimming with restorative barley wine. The strong drink lifts spirits, and fortifies all with strength to finish the grueling journey. Welcome Respite Barley Wine stands on the shoulders of millennia of human history. This potent single malt barley wine is aged in Stafford Reserve barrels for 8 months to cultivate a warming undercurrent of bourbon and oak. The brew is rich and earthy with hints of baked apple, vanilla and cinnamon. This veritable nectar of the gods that will fortify any weary warrior with the strength of a hero.