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Three Philosophers Belgian Style Blend (Quadrupel) - Brewery Ommegang

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Three Philosophers Belgian Style Blend (Quadrupel)Three Philosophers Belgian Style Blend (Quadrupel)

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92
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4,909 Ratings
THE BROS
92
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Ratings: 4,909
Reviews: 1,886
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 11.84%
Wants: 189
Gots: 516 | FT: 14
Brewed by:
Brewery Ommegang visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Quadrupel (Quad) |  9.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 04-23-2002)
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Ralphus

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4.43/5  rDev +7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

My first Ommegang brew (that I can remember).

A: It pours a dark and murky brown color. The large bubbled head receded to a ring of foam leaving some lacing down the side of the glass.

S: The smell is slightly muted but dark fruits, raisins and cherries are present. Fairly average really.

T: Much bigger and more enjoyable. Chocolate, dark fruit, cherries and spice all come through. It lively and demands your attention but at the same time it's balance is sublime. Really well done.

M: Mouthfeel is good. The carbonation is crisp but not dominating and the beer drinks goes down really well.

O: A really solid quad - especially if you like cherries!

Serving type: bottle

04-05-2011 02:52:52 | More by Ralphus
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Three Philosophers Belgian Style Blend (Quadrupel) from Brewery Ommegang
92 out of 100 based on 4,909 ratings.