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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

1,747 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 1,747
Reviews: 718
rAvg: 4
pDev: 12.75%
Wants: 132
Gots: 96 | 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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dorianmarley

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4.13/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance is red ruby with a good head and great lacing.

Nose is a wonderful blend of banana, yeast, malt, and fresh grapes.

Taste is more like a mellow Belgian Strong Dark than a Dubbel. The malt is rich and the yeast has some spice. There are notes of cherry and red wine. There is plenty of sweetness, and some citrus, with a nice biscuit finish.

Mouthfeel has plenty of carbonation with some oil slickness. There is plenty of drinkability, and just a bit of alcohol for balance.

Overall, this is an excellent example of an Americanized Belgian: traditional flavors with excellent drinkability.

Serving type: bottle

05-03-2012 02:52:39 | More by dorianmarley
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Abbey Belgian Style Ale from New Belgium Brewing
90 out of 100 based on 1,747 ratings.