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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

4,965 Ratings
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Ratings: 4,965
Reviews: 1,573
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 12.6%
Wants: 131
Gots: 417 | 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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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

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Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

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otterbearfla

Florida

3.29/5  rDev -13.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

1 finger head

Appearance : hazy, light golden color

Smell : Wheaty and crisp.

Taste : Light for a wheat ale, sweet, wheat malt, hints of citrus and lemon salt spice.

Mouth feel : Smooth but light for a wheat ale.

Overall Truly a summer ale reflecting the Sun on the label. Light and refreshing. A good deck beer.

Serving type: bottle

09-06-2013 03:13:15 | More by otterbearfla
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Florida

4/5  rDev +5%

09-06-2013 00:42:39 | More by DonDonLongJohn
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Indiana

4/5  rDev +5%

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Kentucky

3/5  rDev -21.3%

09-05-2013 19:41:09 | More by KevinmusPrime
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BigC60548

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

09-05-2013 03:08:27 | More by BigC60548
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gbrill

Arizona

3/5  rDev -21.3%

09-05-2013 00:05:44 | More by gbrill
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D0mDelm0nt

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

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Illinois

3/5  rDev -21.3%

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zakkondratenko

New Hampshire

4/5  rDev +5%

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EdelweissDad

Georgia

3/5  rDev -21.3%

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Puerto Rico

3.25/5  rDev -14.7%

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Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

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maviola

New York

4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

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CDubbs75

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +18.1%

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Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

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Qbdoo

Illinois

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rheimbro

Ohio

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BeerDocT

Georgia

3.69/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Appearance 3.50: Poured out a hazy, light golden color with a nice 1/2" head. Clearly bottle-conditioned, this beer has excellent lacing.

Smell 3.50: Nice and crisp bouquet. Some brief hints of clove, but no banana (not a bad thing, IMHO) and some other yeasty notes floating around.

Taste 3.75: Front is light and slightly sweet, with a very refreshing hit of the lovely bottle-conditioned bubbles. Middle is smooth and has a pleasant taste of wheat malt, but I also detect some reliable barley malt in this. Very light treacle tastes at this level. Finish is smooth and refreshing (notice a pattern?) with hints of spice. Aftertaste is quickly gone, but -again-- smooth and refreshing.

Mouthfeel 3.75: Very refreshing carbonation level in this beer.

Overall 3.75: Great wheat, one of the best that I've tried this season. Better late than never! This brew is pleasant, light and refreshing. I do not think that it is a straight wheat, but regardless, it is well worth the hype and worth tracking down.

Serving type: bottle

08-31-2013 20:56:38 | More by BeerDocT
Bell's Oberon Ale from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
86 out of 100 based on 4,965 ratings.