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Lost & Found Abbey Ale - The Lost Abbey

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Lost & Found Abbey AleLost & Found Abbey Ale

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BA SCORE
88
very good

656 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 656
Reviews: 339
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 11%
Wants: 60
Gots: 69 | FT: 2
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)
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Reviews by macktbone:
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macktbone

California

3.5/5  rDev -10.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

I'm glad I didn't hold on to this as one of those special bottles to share with folks that understand special bottles.

Looks kind of like dirty washing water. Wants to separate into dark and light sections. Very mirky and zero lace or head.

Smells nice. Lots of raisons and dark fruits along with a nice belgian funk and leather.

Raisons and figs take the day. A little tangy aftertase with a slight licorice adjunct.

Mouthfeel is really dissapointing. Too thin, light, and watery.

If you love to drink boxes of raisons, this is for you. I like the unique aspect of the beer but the lack of carbonation and the thin feel will stop me from purchasing this again.

Serving type: bottle

05-24-2009 17:34:19 | More by macktbone
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Lost & Found Abbey Ale from The Lost Abbey
88 out of 100 based on 656 ratings.