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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

4,740 Ratings
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Ratings: 4,740
Reviews: 1,557
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 12.6%
Wants: 122
Gots: 333 | FT: 4
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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Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

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1/5  rDev -73.8%

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4.5/5  rDev +18.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

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Michigan

2.75/5  rDev -27.8%

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Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

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Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

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Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

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gillagorilla

Maryland

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

12 oz. bottle poured into a Duvel tulip (bottled on 6/6/13)

A: Pours a big 3 finger head.

S: Nice wheaty head that smells almost like a saison.

T: Refreshing. Very wheaty. Just tastes like a wheaty pale ale, which I guess it is from the style, but this is my first one in the style. A bit like a stronger saison. Quite a bit of farmhouse in here.

M: Nice and smooth, with only a bit of crispness.

O: Not bad, but it isn't really my style, but it is much better than regular APAs. I didn't finish it but I could see me finishing it if someone brought it some place. I made beer pancakes with the rest of it and they were delicious.

Serving type: bottle

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Michigan

3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

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Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +18.1%

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Illinois

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Florida

4/5  rDev +5%

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JohnnyBarman

Ontario (Canada)

3.73/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

On tap at Grand Trunk pub in downtown Detroit, just prior to the Tigers game. First beer after a long drive on a humid afternoon.

Poured into an unlabeled nonic, served with an orange, which I removed. Honey golden in colour, a bit hazy, though still a nice bright brew. About a half inch of head that survived as a steady layer of foam.

Orange peel, lemon, mild wheat ale notes, spices. Refreshing and summery, and about on par for the style. Certainly a bolder nose than others of the type.

Malt sweetness, big citrus in the form of orange and lemon, mild drying spiciness. Very refreshing, this beer disappeared in a matter of minutes. Not particularly complex, but on a hot summer day such as this, it absolutely hit the spot.

It's not usually my style, and I probably won't make a special point of seeking it out, but if I see it on tap again this summer I will certainly order another. Refreshing summer ale - an above-average pale wheat ale.

Serving type: on-tap

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Arizona

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4/5  rDev +5%

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4/5  rDev +5%

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Missouri

4/5  rDev +5%

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Bell's Oberon Ale from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
86 out of 100 based on 4,740 ratings.