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Ommegang (Abbey Ale) - Brewery Ommegang

Ommegang (Abbey Ale)Ommegang (Abbey Ale)

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

3,434 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 3434
Reviews: 1618
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 11.78%


Brewed by:
Brewery Ommegang visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Dubbel |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-18-1998)
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Reviews by irisier:
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irisier

Georgia

4.45/5  rDev +7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Served from a 750 ml brown bottle.

Appearance: Slightly hazy reddish brown body with a pillowy tan head with good retention.

Smell: Slightly sweet caramel with juicy fruits. Very faint floral type hop aroma. Some alcohol fumes also.

Taste: Explosively strong hit of flavors right at the start. Maltiness that's kept dry by some vegetative hop flavors. Some faint fruitiness with a big dose of spice. A nagging woodsy or earthy taste is present too, I think from yeast.

Mouthfeel: Crisp and pretty highly carbonated. High carbonation helps the spice flavors bite at the tongue. Medium bodied brew with a bit of an oily feel that accompanies the hop flavors.

Impressions: Complex. It's hard to distinguish exactly what's going on in this beer. I feel like this is one of those beers that you could drink dozens of times and notice something different each time. That does not detract from the fact that it's enjoyable to sip, and at only $6 for a 750ml bottle, this is definitely a nice one for when you're in the mood for a Belgian.

Serving type: bottle

04-28-2010 18:00:52 | More by irisier
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Ommegang (Abbey Ale) from Brewery Ommegang
93 out of 100 based on 3,434 ratings.