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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

5,520 Ratings
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Ratings: 5,520
Reviews: 1,588
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 12.86%
Wants: 146
Gots: 641 | 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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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Cheers to Goblinmunkey7 for giving me a bottle

Consumed 1/9/11

Appearance: A bright golden color with some orange - cloudy, with a little white head that leaves spotty lacing

Smell: Very mild - some light wheat - a light spiciness and some light fruitiness - a little citrus, a little lemon - not much in the aroma, but not much to complain about

Taste: A solid wheat beer - light, clean, slightly toasted wheat - some mild spices, like clove - light fruits - some citrus, orange and lemon - lightly sweet - more complex than I anticipated

Mouthfeel: Light, smooth, nicely carbonated

Overall: A great American Wheat Pale Ale

I probably drank this a few months late, but it's still very good. It's not the best, but it's surprisingly complex. Much like just about every beer I've had from Bell's, I would drink this again.

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Bell's Oberon Ale pours a hazy orange tinged gold with a creamy white head. The head has good rentention.

It has aromas of malt with hints of spice and citrus.

The taste is crisp with hints of lemon citrus and some hints of fruity esters.

Its mouthfeel is crisp and refreshing with a good amount of carbonation for the style. Its body is on the light side of medium.

Overall this is a good example of the style. It is very sessionable and perfect for the season.

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Bell's Oberon Ale from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
86 out of 100 based on 5,520 ratings.