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Bell's Oberon Ale - Bell's Brewery, Inc.

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Bell's Oberon AleBell's Oberon Ale

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BA SCORE
86
very good

4,957 Ratings
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Ratings: 4,957
Reviews: 1,573
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 12.6%
Wants: 130
Gots: 408 | FT: 5
Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 04-17-2002)
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Snebbu

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Poured out of a bottle into pint glass.

Appearance: Clear Golden Color – little lacing and head

Aroma: Citrus, subtle herbal/spicy scents

Taste: Strong wheat malt flavors to start, with subtle bitter orange throughout. Light hints of coriander to finish. Bit of a dry, bitter aftertaste.

Mouthfeel: High carbonation but smooth.

Overall: Decent summer wheat beer. Not a very complicated brew, with the base flavors coming from the wheat profile (sweet malt) with more of a bitter orange taste than sweet. This combination makes for a balanced taste and light hints of spice (coriander). Not a bad choice, but not my first choice either. However, the lingering after taste is actually pretty awesome and makes you want more!

Serving type: bottle

07-16-2013 01:47:48 | More by Snebbu
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Bell's Oberon Ale from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
86 out of 100 based on 4,957 ratings.