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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

629 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 629
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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Reviews by slayer3604:
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slayer3604

California

3.83/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A- hazy amber with dark yellow around the corners of the glass. The head rose out of the beer kind of like soda pop head does, with medium sized bubbles that are white and fizzy as all get out. This left a considerable level of lacing on the glass

S- Chocolate, rum raisen and toast.

T- Sweet, with plenty of malt. Boy oh boy does this beer touch on malt. Not in a bad way but i feel they could have smoothed it over with a little bit more of a hop presence. I got dark cherries, chocolate, and burbon in the mouth. There is a nice amount of carbonation that left a little quickly but in the end, laced pretty nicely so you can sniff and drink at the same time. mm mmm.

M- Medium bodied until you swish it around, then it gets chunky!

D- This a nice beer and I recommend it to someone who has never tasted a beer that has been brewed with raisens in it.

Serving type: bottle

08-19-2008 05:59:11 | More by slayer3604
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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.

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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.

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Lost & Found Abbey Ale from The Lost Abbey
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