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RATINGS: 516   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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This delectable blonde ale is a co-creation of two famed farmstead breweries: Brewery Ommegang and Brasserie d’Achouffe. It employs five fine malts, two noble hops, and both of the distinctive Chouffe and Ommegang yeasts. You’ll enjoy the smooth drinkability, fruity aromas and flavors, and warming finish


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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TonyDiUlio (655) - New Jersey, USA - APR 18, 2011
Split. With Eloma. Pour is a nice hazy deep orange almost caramel. Medium lacing with little lacing. Aroma is malty with sweet salty malts and oranges. flavor is full of orange malt and mild hops. Nice collaboration.


4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
gschrade (862) - Collinsville, USA - AUG 21, 2015
I had this at Global Brew. Pours gold with a white head. Taste sweet, caramel, Belgian yeast. I thought this was good. I would drink this again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
jsporrer (92) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 15, 2015
(On Tap) Slightly cloudy yellow with a faint light head. Very smooth with a semi-sweet caramel taste and a warm finish. Reminded me of Gulden Draak but not quite as good. Great for sipping and relaxing. Flavor is good but not too overpowering. Could have lasted a little longer.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
thorongil2 (1780) - , Ontario, CANADA - AUG 10, 2015
(Tap) cloudy golden colour with a small beige head; aroma of brown sugar, stewed fruit, spice cake; balanced, rich flavour with a long, light bitter sweet finish

1.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
cheap (4629) - Beaver Valley, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 9, 2015
WTF, funny name. Clear pale @ bocktown. Slight sweet perfume aroma. Quite strong in yeasty feel on the uptake. Some rational clove on the attitude. Yea, that ommy yeast is just so there. Becomes a little difficult. Finish is spicy clove with barely any co2. Could not appreciate.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
wnp22 (698) - Toronto (Roncesvalles Village), Ontario, CANADA - AUG 1, 2015
Purchased in Dillon at Wine and Liquors. 750ml. Tasted at Keystone. Tasted in incorrect glassware for the style. Pours a thin white head...dissipates to a thin film. Cloudy golden colour. Sweet aroma, somewhat malty, with hints of candy floss. Flavour is less sweet, bold and malty, clean finish with very little hop profile. Perfect Ommegang - d’Achouffe fusion.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
demmbonz (673) - Erin, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 30, 2015
12oz bottle to snifter. Golden yellow. Just a slight haze. Agressive paper white head. Sweet and fruity. Banana. Peach. Candi sugar. Lots of banana.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Changed (407) - Ithaca, New York, USA - JUL 29, 2015
12 oz bottle. Been waiting for a reasonable price on this one. Pours slightly hazy golden/orange. White head, decent lacing. Aroma is yeast and lots of fruit (peach, banana mostly). Slightly boozy, strong malt. Ripe fruits, banana finish. Slightly funky. Highly carbonated, sweet finish. Delicious.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
weihenweizen (2270) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - JUL 23, 2015
Refrigerated 12 oz. brown bottle poured into a Trappist glass. Hazy golden with big white head. Aroma is nice citrus, medium/light body, well carbonated, and thick medium-bubble lacing. Taste is citrus, bitter orange peel, and some yeasty. This is a good tripel.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bubblehouse (810) - louisville, Kentucky, USA - JUL 22, 2015
Pretty darn good. Beautiful floral aroma and very refreshing and easy to drink. Good offering.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dorwart (2452) - Robbinsville, New Jersey, USA - JUL 11, 2015
Good sized offwhite head of mostly fine bubbles and surprisingly light carbonation. Yeasty aroma with lots of fresh fruit, peaches, straw and lemongrass. Color is a cloudy golden orange. Lively in the mouth with a noticeable alcohol presence and warming. A tad of sugary sweetness up front then melds into a herbal and grassy flavor. A surprisingly strong malt backbone for this brew with more ripe fruit and yeast. Your typical saison on steroids. A pretty decent brew but not worth the price it was initially selling for. Glad i found it on sale finally.


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