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Orval Trappist Ale - Brasserie d'Orval S.A.

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

4,321 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 4,321
Reviews: 2,112
rAvg: 4.2
pDev: 12.86%
Wants: 202
Gots: 390 | FT: 8
Brewed by:
Brasserie d'Orval S.A. visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is 6.2% when released in Europe, US labels say 6.9% due to labeling laws.

Many agree that the somewhat unpractical addition of this sometimes undesired yeast strain is what grants Orval its age worthiness, not to mention unique aroma, making it a one of the few beers worth cellaring.

(Beer added by: Bierman9 on 09-18-2001)
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4.5/5  rDev +7.1%

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4.82/5  rDev +14.8%

The best example of a mild Belgian pale that I have ever tried. No other attempts come close. Expensive, so I only have a few a year. But so good.

Wobbly, Aug 09, 2014
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4/5  rDev -4.8%

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Orval Trappist Ale from Brasserie d'Orval S.A.
94 out of 100 based on 4,321 ratings.