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Omnipollo
Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Belgian Ale
Stockholm, Sweden

bottled
common

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 445   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54/5   IBU: 37   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Tired of talking my friends into pit stops at beer bars before heading “out” - in fear of having to drink bland lager all night - I set out to craft an ale that would act as companion throughout the evening. Leon is assertively hopped and fermented dry using champagne yeast. The yeast and the hops in combination with a simple malt bill provides the beer with a quality of being rich in taste yet refreshing.

Skål!

Henok


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ciocanelu (1078) - Timisoara, ROMANIA - APR 18, 2016
750 ml cork & cage bottle. First glass has a clear light amber color with frothy, off-white head. Aroma has sweet malts with a caramel touch and some floral and slightly spicy belgian yeast. Taste starts balanced with some yeast notes like grass and hay, not funky at all, just clean farmhouse notes. Finishes hoppy and quite bitter. Aftertaste is hoppy and dry. Body is quite smooth with soft carbonation. I didn’t expect that when I saw the huge head it formed. Really nice example of a belgian yeast and american hops combination.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
suurjuust (2770) - ESTONIA - APR 16, 2016
Bottle. Hazy yellow beer, smallish white head. Nose is hops and toasty malt, fruit notes. Hoppy and grassy flavor, perfume, some citrus, mildly toasty malt. Somewhat acidic hops in the finish, malt notes. Dry and spritzy mouthfeel. Refreshing.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
romanstep (178) - Warszawa, POLAND - APR 10, 2016
UPDATED: JUN 22, 2016 W nosie aromaty fenolowe, drożdżowe, dalej kwiaty, miód i przyprawy. Barwa złota, opalizujące, piana średniej wysokości, bardzo drobna. W smaku przeważa strona belgijska czyli jest owocowo jakby brzoskwinia, pieprzenie i drożdżowo. Goryczka dość wyraźna jak na styl belgijski. Średnie wysycenie. Kran w Jabeer

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rami_pl (1664) - Warszawa, POLAND - APR 3, 2016
Przeklejka: Rami Rami is drinking a Leon by Omnipollo at Jabeerwocky Pieprzowo, miodowo, brzoskwiniowo, ciut saisonowe, bardzo pijalne, cacy

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
wolfcarnival (231) - Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC - APR 1, 2016
Bottle, pours straw coloured, with zesty and slightly sour funk. tastes of citrus fruits, apricot, lemonpeel, sherbert and spicy bitter hops. light body, dry fizz, dry peppery aftertaste. you can taste the champagne yeast. bit more citrus fruit to even out the yeasty spice would have been good, but its tidy for sure

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Moebbels (688) - FINLAND - MAR 26, 2016
A hazy orange body with a large, fluffy head that quickly settles while leaving lacing on the glass. Nose has spicy yeast notes, hay, citrus fruits and some farmhouse aromas. Tasre is quite dry with a hefty bitterness that lingers on the palate. Lively carbonation and light palate. Decent brew with nice yeast notes but a bit dry, which makes the bitterness too pronounced.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kerenmk (4016) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAR 25, 2016
Bottle sample at DSG’s 10K tasting at the Dancing Camel. Thanks TomL. Clear dark gold with a white head. Fruity aroma of pear and a little soapy too. Bitter and mild taste that’s somewhat floral, light body, soft fizz and a little juicy finish.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sebilinz (1713) - Linz, AUSTRIA - MAR 18, 2016
Bottle. Golden body with creamy white head. Aroma is fruity with yeast Taste is thin and refreshing with herbs some sourness and hints of malts and fruits. Aftertaste is dry and slightly bitter. Not very complex but liked it very much. Very nice.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BrettGT (131) - Aalborg, DENMARK - MAR 12, 2016
Aroma of citrus, yeast, apricot, hay. Pours yellow with a frothy champagne-like head, sparkling carbonation. Medium light sweetness and medium light bitterness. Sparkling carbonation on the tongue, medium light body, slick texture and medium finish of fresh citrus. Overall very easy drinking and a good session pale ale.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ElManana (1729) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - MAR 3, 2016
Bottle at Bierhalle Deconinck. Dry, light citrus, yeast, some banana and quite malty. Ok, but not my favourite Omnipollo-beer by far. A bit boring for them.


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