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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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jamesdergen

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4.08/5  rDev +2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: Pours a translucent amber with a thin, fizzy head.

Smell: Big, fruity aromas. Raisins, dates and some hints of vanilla.

Taste: Follows the smell, very fruity but not overly sweet. Some grape flavors behind the darker fruits with some spicy notes.

Mouthfeel: More carbonated than I expected, with a very dry finish.

Drinkability: Very light-bodied for the style and hides the alcohol well. The main detractor here would be the high carbonation.

Very pleasant brew from New Belgium and the first one of theirs that I've had the opportunity to try. Thanks to Matt Maples at LiquidSolutions.biz for the delicious brew! If you can find this brew, I would highly recommend it.

Serving type: bottle

02-11-2006 04:32:31 | More by jamesdergen
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Abbey Belgian Style Ale from New Belgium Brewing
90 out of 100 based on 1,743 ratings.