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Bourbon Barrel Aged Three Philosophers - Brewery Ommegang

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88
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39 Ratings
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Ratings: 39
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 3.99
pDev: 17.54%
Wants: 32
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brewery Ommegang visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Quadrupel (Quad) |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
THREE PHILOSOPHERS QUADRUPEL ALE was aged nine months at Ommegang. It went into BUFFALO TRACE BOURBON BARRELS in September 2009 and was bottled in May 2010. Only 200 bottles were created.

Enjoy all the flavor, aroma and spiciness of Three Philosophers, overlaid with notes of oak and bourbon, as well as a hint of vanilla.

Buffalo Trace Distillery is located in Frankfort, Kentucky - the very heart of bourbon country. The distillery has been operating since 1787.

(Beer added by: corby112 on 04-03-2011)
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Bourbon Barrel Aged Three Philosophers from Brewery Ommegang
88 out of 100 based on 39 ratings.