BeerCritic


Ommegang Abbey Ale
04/30/2009, 10:36 PM
Filed under: Abbey Dubbel (Trappist), Ommegang
Ommegang Abbey Dubbel

Ommegang Abbey Dubbel

Style and Glass: Abbey Dubbel, Trappist
ABV, Volume & Calories: 8.5% in 2 fl oz. estimated at 50C
Purchased at: Joe Canal’s Lawenceville, NJ for $0 at a tasting event

Aroma: Well done Belgian style. Scent of cloves, spices, anise, oak, age, mold, and alcohol.

Visuals: Beautiful packaging,nice tan head, sticky lace, and a deep mahogany body.

Taste: Well balanced, fruit, oak, wood, anise, great layered flavors. Very well done.

Palate: Fruit juice texture, beautiful long lasting deep dark, earthy flavor.

Overall: A very well done American version of the style. I’d have it again. Very nice especially for the price.