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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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4,923 Ratings
THE BROS
92
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Ratings: 4,923
Reviews: 1,887
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 11.84%
Wants: 191
Gots: 527 | 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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Oregon

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

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4.04/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

2010 bottle opened in 2014. Beer pours a dark cola color, hazy dark brown with some red high lights, with three plus fingers of light tan frothy head. Head dissipates after a few minutes leaving some minor lacing.

Nose is really light for this type of beer, minor dark fruit and sweet malts, with a tinge of fruity sourness.

Taking a sip, sour cherry and sweet dark fruit, brown sugar, leather, chocolate.

Medium to full body with soft and abundant carbonation. Really mellow after four years of age, but with a tinge of tart cherry flavor. Alcohol is non existent. I do wish there was a bit more of nose.

Serving type: bottle

08-02-2014 04:10:33 | More by nataku00
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Massachusetts

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New Jersey

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Sometimes with Ommegang, I don't know what to expect. White the 3 philosophers, I was thinking it'd be a bittery type of beer, but once I poured it, and saw a nice dark, caramel color, I knew it'd be different. It's sweet. Reminds me of amaretto, while my friends said it was like so co. Nice to drink of the bat, but gets heavy later on. I could see myself drinking this with a dessert, which I rarely do.

Serving type: bottle

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New York

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4/5  rDev -3.4%

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Three Philosophers Belgian Style Blend (Quadrupel) from Brewery Ommegang
92 out of 100 based on 4,923 ratings.