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RATINGS: 1542   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Rare Vos is flemmish for "Sly Fox," and the name of one of Brussels’ great cafes. It has a sweetly fruity malt character and yeasty spiciness. A fine dose of yeast permits the beer to mature and mellow in the bottle.


3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (6288) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 3, 2014
"a dry and refreshing beer all at the same time. not my personal favorite offering from ommegang, but i like it as a lighter than most change of pace. nice."

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
bartlebier (2232) - Belchium im Biersgau, GERMANY - SEP 28, 2014
12oz bottle imp. by Mondial de la Bière, bb04/2015. Pours a clean, crisp orange-acajou. Suavely spiced, yet slightly too "clean" pale ale nose, coriander corns, dried orange peel. Missing some yeast-creaminess and organic yeast esters in taste that were not added by the spiced grains: orchard fruits are there, although more like essences on top of a very clean, Us-bitter pale ale, rather than coming from inside the rustic malt bill of a Belgian amber ale converted by hard-working yeast with a will of its own. Somehow not malt-sweet enough. The ethereal, near-air freshener spiciness gave me a slight headache...

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beerhunter111 (8950) - Hasborn, GERMANY - SEP 24, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein orangegoldenes Bier mit schöner leicht beigen Schaumkrone. Geruch sehr fruchtig mazig, Gewürze, hefig, reife Früchte. Geschmack nach reifen Obst, hefig, würzig, leicht hopfig, süß, super!

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
raj201 (9) - Ohio, USA - SEP 14, 2014 does not count
From the bottle. Cellared for 14 months. Still sweet. Hint of raisins. Age hasn’t hurt but has not improved. Alcohol is right in your face. , caramel, chocolate, resin, raisin

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
coyforce (617) - Virginia, USA - SEP 6, 2014
Nice Pour with a thin white head. Aroma is light and mildly fruity. Taste is sweet and delicious. Smooth on the palate.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
johnnymusky (407) - Minnesota, USA - SEP 5, 2014
Another great ommegang beer...pour is amber with huge head....nose is malt yeast and spices...taste is very smooth...some spice a dash of banana then a little citrus hops...really a beautiful display...yum!

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
gschrade (780) - Collinsville, USA - SEP 2, 2014
I had this at Lincoln Tap House. Pours reddish orange with a white head. Taste fruit, citrus, sweet. I thought this was pretty good. I would definitely drink this again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
LuckyDog (484) - - AUG 30, 2014
Smooth. A little sweeter than I like, but it’s a very good example of the style.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Magic_Runner (12) - - AUG 21, 2014
Nice big head and color. Fruity with a a little spice. All in all a pretty good amber ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Changed (363) - Ithaca, New York, USA - AUG 17, 2014
Pours hazy red-orange. Huge white head, great lacing. Aroma is yeasty, banana, malt. Highly carbonated, dry finish, creamy mouthfeel. Flavor is spicey yeast, banana, grapes, malt finish. Excellent OMGNG offering.


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