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Lost & Found Abbey Ale - The Lost Abbey

Lost & Found Abbey AleLost & Found Abbey Ale

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BA SCORE
88
very good

628 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 628
Reviews: 337
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 11.03%


Brewed by:
The Lost Abbey visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Dubbel |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: scottoale on 07-11-2006)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 628 | Reviews: 337 | Show All Ratings:
Reviews by daledeee:
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daledeee

Iowa

4.38/5  rDev +12.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A 750 ml bottle.

Poured a dark brown with a nice 2" head.

Nose is dark fruit and spicy.

Taste is once again dark fruit(especially figs) and earthy with hints of chocolate. Quite a well balanced brew.

Mouth feel is really nice with good bubbles. Really like this beer.

Serving type: bottle

07-22-2012 23:42:23 | More by daledeee
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reebtaerG

Maryland

4.21/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Poured 750 ml bottle into Lost Abbey Teku

A-Hazy burnt copper hue under a thin foamy off white cap. Good lacing.

S-Sweet nutty malty nose with some Belgian toffee, candi sugar, a touch of bubblegum, and a brown malty fruitiness.

T-Flavor is big and rich with a flavorful tone of Belgian toffee, malt syrup, a light bubblegum-ish tone, and a light bit of cherries and dates.

M-mouthfeel is medium body and creamy. Good carbonation

O-Overall great dubbel wish I had more.

Serving type: bottle

04-20-2014 01:00:04 | More by reebtaerG
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T_Hass

California

3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

04-19-2014 20:34:50 | More by T_Hass
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cocoapuph

California

4/5  rDev +2.6%

04-19-2014 14:12:20 | More by cocoapuph
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nickfama

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev +9%

04-13-2014 20:02:32 | More by nickfama
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JimmyAloysius

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +15.4%

04-09-2014 22:04:18 | More by JimmyAloysius
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Chuck_25

Kansas

4.5/5  rDev +15.4%

04-07-2014 02:14:37 | More by Chuck_25
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krome

Illinois

4/5  rDev +2.6%

03-29-2014 00:49:32 | More by krome
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jgunther71

Illinois

4/5  rDev +2.6%

03-29-2014 00:42:31 | More by jgunther71
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Bonsall_Phil

California

4/5  rDev +2.6%

03-28-2014 05:29:29 | More by Bonsall_Phil
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TWolff

Oklahoma

4/5  rDev +2.6%

03-28-2014 01:56:50 | More by TWolff
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QuinnKremp

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +15.4%

03-24-2014 17:43:25 | More by QuinnKremp
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hyouwassa

California

5/5  rDev +28.2%

03-23-2014 20:51:05 | More by hyouwassa
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afsdan

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev +9%

03-22-2014 20:09:03 | More by afsdan
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FitnessForBeer

California

4.5/5  rDev +15.4%

03-19-2014 07:16:40 | More by FitnessForBeer
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jkane101

New Jersey

3.25/5  rDev -16.7%

03-16-2014 22:27:32 | More by jkane101
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meatyard

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +2.6%

03-16-2014 22:04:37 | More by meatyard
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oso

Illinois

3/5  rDev -23.1%

03-13-2014 06:29:09 | More by oso
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sneth019

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

03-09-2014 22:23:42 | More by sneth019
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Franziskaner

Missouri

3.74/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Very dark brown in color and only a bit of light gets through. Brussels lacing. A quarter inch thick head of khaki covered foam rests on top. Aroma of Belgian yeast and dark Belgian candy sugar is what I'm getting in the nose. The flavor is of dark Belgian candy sugar,dark malt,ands bit of tart Belgian yeast on the finish. Mouth is a bit chewy and sticky.

Serving type: on-tap

03-04-2014 02:51:27 | More by Franziskaner
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Kraig

California

4.25/5  rDev +9%

03-01-2014 18:52:22 | More by Kraig
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vermilcj

Ohio

4/5  rDev +2.6%

02-19-2014 04:31:01 | More by vermilcj
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lacqueredmouse

Australia

3.78/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

750ml corked and caged bottle purchased from BevMo in Menlo Park, CA. Shared with Frosty and Rich.

Pours a hazed, but firm brownish amber hue, with a full and frothy head of beige that sits pretty persistently. Frothy lace forms in sludgy streaks. Solid body and very form carbonation which forms in rivulets up the glass. Looks good.

Nose is slightly spicy, with a raisin and orange-peel character, but it's actually pretty muted overall. Slight pepper characters come around as well, especially as it warms. There's actually not a lot of sweetness or richness to it: more like the yeast has dried it out as well as adding all those lovely spicy estery characters.

Taste is similar, but with a smoothness that suggests a bit of body, even though the sweetness is still quite absent. Firm brown-sugar flavours are present without the ultimate sweetness, and the esters pick up a little on the back, giving a bit more of that spicy fix. Finish is actually rather smooth, and the alcohol is well hidden. Feel is clean but rich. Nice.

Overall, yeah, this is tasty stuff, if not as complex as it might have been. There's plenty of body, which is good, and a nice about of spice. Some extra sweetness would help, but overall, it's still a really nice beer.

Serving type: bottle

02-15-2014 03:24:39 | More by lacqueredmouse
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jeffthepony

Georgia

4/5  rDev +2.6%

02-13-2014 00:13:12 | More by jeffthepony
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Hessian257

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

02-08-2014 21:18:05 | More by Hessian257
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Lost & Found Abbey Ale from The Lost Abbey
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