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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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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

5,126 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 5,126
Reviews: 1,905
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 11.84%
Wants: 207
Gots: 620 | FT: 15
Brewed by:
Brewery Ommegang visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Quadrupel (Quad) |  9.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 04-23-2002)
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4.46/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Pours a deep brown -- ruby red when held to the light -- with a medium-small head that quickly thins to a wispy film of bubbles.

The aroma is more or less as expected, but no less impressive because of the fact: raisins, brown sugar, cherries, slight alcohol.

Taste is fairly similar to the aroma: brown sugar, dark malts, lots of dark fruit (raisins and figs in particular), a bit of cherry, a fair amount (albeit not an unpleasant amount) of alcohol warmth. Medium-full body, medium-light carbonation.

Overall, a wonderful beer that certainly stands up to its elder Belgian siblings.

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4/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: Dark, opaque brown. 1 finger tan head that dissipates to a thin film across the top with decent carbonation.

Smell: Dark fruit, some candied sweetness, a bit of belgian yeast, and a small amount of bitterness.

Taste: Follows the nose, but the taste shows the alcohol a bit more. Some delicious candied sweetness, dark fruit shines through, and the belgian yeast and hint of bitterness sit on the back.

Mouthfeel: Good carbonation across the tongue with a oily film upon the finish

Overall: This is a great beer. Definitely one to try. Ommegang rarely does wrong.

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Three Philosophers Belgian Style Blend (Quadrupel) from Brewery Ommegang
92 out of 100 based on 5,126 ratings.