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Rare Vos (Amber Ale) - Brewery Ommegang

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

2,591 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 2,591
Reviews: 1,076
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 11.08%
Wants: 105
Gots: 182 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brewery Ommegang visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-24-2000)
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Reviews by ryantaussig:
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ryantaussig

New York

4.18/5  rDev +3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Looks good and smells good. Lots of spice comes through in the nose, especially coriander. That same spice is huge in the flavor and really gives this one it's characteristic identity. I really like this beer. The feel is alright, a bit aggressive on the carbonation, I'd like it to be smoother. Overall, a good choice on a night out.

Serving type: bottle

03-20-2011 18:54:31 | More by ryantaussig
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750ml bottle poured into Ommegang chalice glass

A - Medium bright, honey dark gold in hue. Two finger head on pour that subsides very slowly.

S - Floral notes with a little basil or kalamata olive coming through. Very interesting aroma.

T - Lemony, floral, and crisp, a unique amber that is complex yet light and refreshing.

M - Silky and full with a very crisp and refreshing finish.

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Rare Vos (Amber Ale) from Brewery Ommegang
91 out of 100 based on 2,591 ratings.