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Fire And Blood Red Ale - Brewery Ommegang

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Fire And Blood Red AleFire And Blood Red Ale

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BA SCORE
82
good

553 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 553
Reviews: 89
rAvg: 3.64
pDev: 11.81%
Wants: 11
Gots: 76 | FT: 5
Brewed by:
Brewery Ommegang visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kojevergas on 03-11-2014)
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ONUMello

Ohio

3.58/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a 750ml bottle into a pint glass
A: Dark brown with a bit of orange, a two-finger lingering head and plenty of carbonation
S: There's a lot going on but nothing stands out & as such it comes across jumbled. A bit nutty, some malt, some hops, some spice and chili, and brown sugar/dried fruit
T: Here the ancho chili comes through more but that kind of clashes with a slight underlying sweetness from Ommgang's Belgian influences. IMO for the chili to work it should be drier
M: Medium-bodied, a touch sweet, fairly smooth with light carbonation and a bit of bitterness on the backend
O: Interesting, not disappointing but not something I'd seek out again

Serving type: bottle

05-09-2014 20:48:27 | More by ONUMello
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Fire And Blood Red Ale from Brewery Ommegang
82 out of 100 based on 553 ratings.