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Abbey Belgian Style Ale - New Belgium Brewing

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Abbey Belgian Style AleAbbey Belgian Style Ale

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

1,743 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 1,743
Reviews: 718
rAvg: 4
pDev: 12.75%
Wants: 131
Gots: 95 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
New Belgium Brewing visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Dubbel |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 03-02-2002)
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Kevin-Wieken

Minnesota

4.53/5  rDev +13.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Abbey Belgian Style Ale
New Belgium Brewing, Colorado
---from bottle to chalice---

Appearance
Nice reddish/brown copper, three fingers of off white head, decent lacing. Pours beautifully.

Smell
Bananas, peppery, sweet bread, a touch of alcohol runs through – but not to its detriment.

Taste
Bananas come through, spicey clove, bready. Warming alcohol, which again, is not a bad thing with this beer.

Mouth-feel
Medium body, well carbonated, very drinkable, chewy vanilla malt comes out toward end of beer. Finishes dry.

Overall
Great beer. I thoroughly enjoyed every aspect of this beer. Vast array of flavors and aromas make this beer fascinating; presence of alcohol is alluring… this beer evolves as you drink it.

Serving type: bottle

12-16-2013 21:26:58 | More by Kevin-Wieken
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Abbey Belgian Style Ale from New Belgium Brewing
90 out of 100 based on 1,743 ratings.