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RATINGS: 83   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73   EST. CALORIES: 288   ABV: 9.6%
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Ommegang XV celebrates our 15th year and honors some of the world’s most desired ales. The dark Trappist ales of Belgium are made with the simplest of ingredients yet offer richly complex aromas and flavors. Ommegang XV uses on the finest malts, Ommegang yeast, and a touch of hops, creating a fine ale that will age superbly.


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3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
musinj6 (383) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - FEB 20, 2013
Pours a dark black with hints of red that is murky and not quite opaque with a one finger head that quickly dissipates leaving heavy lacing. Aroma of caramelized sugar dark cherries. Hint of herbal hop flavor. Moderately sweet up front and turns slightly bitter toward the end. Long finish with burnt sugar. Moderate carbonation, medium to full bodied with sticky mouthfeel. Hint of booziness.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (14282) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 11, 2014
25th May 2014
Tasting at the ever gracious ChrisO’s. Hazy deep amber - brown beer, good pale cream colour head. Palate is airy and light, superfine carbonation. Sweetish malts, sweetish floral yeast. Light and dry creamy malt. Touch of dried fruits. Light dry finish, little spice. Easy going.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
swoopjones (5595) - Buffalo, New York, USA - JUN 9, 2014
bottle at Blue Monk. waited awhile to get into this bottle. it aged nicely. lots of complexity. dark fruits, rich maltiness, like a fine red wine. very nice

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
minutemat (1265) - Ford, Shropshire, ENGLAND - JUN 4, 2014
Bottle @ Chriso May 14 tasting. Pours dark brown, beautiful chocolate cake aroma, a complex sweet character with dark druits, dusty cocoa, toffee, molasses and a warming alcohol presence. Very tasty.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Scopey (6136) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 26, 2014
Bottle at Chriso. It pours deep ruby with a medium light tan head. The nose is rich,woody,red berry, dried fruits, varnish, leather, jam, cola and leather. The taste is smooth, woody, candy, toast, raisin, earth, warming alcohol, leather, dried fruits, cherry cola and spice with a warming finish. Medium-full body and fine carbonation. Not a whole lot of depth, but smooth and drinkable enough.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
harrisoni (13144) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - MAY 25, 2014
Chriso May 2014 tasting. Dark brown beer lasting tan head. Some dark chocolate quitr smooth in the mouth some heat on the end. It’s some esters. Decent but can’t tell you why.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
djd07 (3225) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAY 1, 2014
Bottle. Pours a cloudy brown with small frothy white head. The aroma is belgian yeast, fruit, caramel. Medium mouthfeel with strong fig, caramel, yeast, and oak. Good.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Headbanger (3226) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - APR 18, 2014
750ml bottle 4/18/14 (Binny’s Downers Grove)-3000th RATING-46° in Ommegang Snifter-Pours brown with a big tan fluffy head. Aroma of dried fruits, caramel, toffee, and slight alcohol. Taste of the same with some spices and more caramel and malt. This full bodied brew is well balanced and goes down with a warmy feeling.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bigguns22 (622) - Maryland, USA - MAR 30, 2014
Deep brown with a tan head. Aroma is malty,fruity and hops but lite. Full of dark fruit,malts and yeast flavors.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Crispy34 (349) - Texas, USA - MAR 7, 2014
Bomber bottle. Aroma is is sweet, kinda like pear juice. Appearance is a dark brown with a tan head. Taste is a dark Belgian beer with some sweetness and dark fruit flavor. Palate is way sweet and a little dry. Overall, a good beer. Would buy again if I could. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
NeuroPliny (140) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 1, 2014
Poured from an oversize bottle into a crystal glass. Colour is cloudy dark brown/back. There is generous off-white head. Aroma is dark malt, raisin, vanilla, and spice. Flavour is sweet bread, molasses, dried fruit, and spice. Well balanced hops give it a wonderful crisp finish.


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