Bourbon Barrel Aged Three Philosophers (Buffalo Trace) | Brewery Ommegang

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brewery Ommegang
New York, United States
ommegang.com

Style: Quadrupel (Quad)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.00%

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.

Added by corby112 on 04-03-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
47
Reviews:
6
Avg:
3.51
pDev:
23.65%
 
 
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Gots:
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For Trade:
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I had this beer off the draft. The cherry aroma is instantaneous, hints of vanilla on the finish, great body, smooth, stout with a high ABV. I highly recommend this beer. It is an instant favorite.

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Bourbon Barrel Aged Three Philosophers (Buffalo Trace) from Brewery Ommegang
3.51 out of 5 based on 47 ratings.
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