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Ommegang (Abbey Ale) - Brewery Ommegang

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Ommegang (Abbey Ale)Ommegang (Abbey Ale)

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

3,650 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 3,650
Reviews: 1,635
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 11.54%
Wants: 147
Gots: 267 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Brewery Ommegang visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Dubbel |  8.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-18-1998)
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taylor714914

Pennsylvania

4.83/5  rDev +16.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

A - Dark Cherry, amber, just a slight twinge of haze. This brew pours with a thick 3 finger fluffy clay colored head.

S - Malty, Spicy, Sweet, cloves, honey, alcohol, dried fruits, light molasses.

T - Heavenly. Sweet spice, caramel notes, dried fruits, fig or prune like, light alcohol....freaking amazing.

M - Quite carbonated, mouth coating but not thick, a but prickly and a dryish finish just make me want to keep drinking!

D- Absolutely! I could drink this all day, all night, pretty much constantly. Great balance and loads of flavor make this a beer to come back to over and over.

This beer is by far one of my favorites. There are loads of flavors to be explored in this brew. It seems like I find something new every time I revisit this classic, stand-beside brew. Worth the 50 something a case. Also, when set down for a year of so, it becomes quite divine and the layers of flavor really develop and the alcohol taste take a backseat. Do yourself a favor and go pick some up!

Serving type: bottle

01-16-2009 01:54:04 | More by taylor714914
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Aroma:
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Ommegang (Abbey Ale) from Brewery Ommegang
93 out of 100 based on 3,650 ratings.