overall
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style
Omnipollo
Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Belgian Ale
Stockholm, Sweden

bottled
common

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 470   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.55/5   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.

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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Christian (12988) - Odense, - OCT 2, 2012
FC Nordsjlland vs. Chelsea FC Champions League football night tasting in Odense, October 2012. Golden with a disappearing white head. Fruity hop aroma of peach and orange and a touch of toffee malt. Dry malty flavour with fruity hops and a faint hint of yeast.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thellgren (860) - Helsinki, FINLAND - DEC 3, 2016
0.75 l bottle with a plastic champagne cork from Systembolaget in Stockholm. Appearance is cloudy dark yellow with a big head. Taste has sweet yeast in a Belgian way combined with bitter hops. A modern take on the Belgian blond bier, where you can taste some hops too. Label design has changed from the one pictured here.

3.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
BeardedAvenger (357) - Addlestone, Surrey, ENGLAND - NOV 24, 2016
Bottle at Doghouse, Glasgow. Sour hay aroma. Yeasty. Hazy amber. Thick white head. M bitter through to a stronger finish. Citrus. Medium bodied. Soft carbonated mouthfeel. Good stuff.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Iznogud (2801) - CROATIA - NOV 24, 2016
Bottle, 330 ml from Beergium. Shared with JFK10000 and Josip. Pours hazy orange with medium white head. Citrus, grapefruit, yeast, bit spicy. Moderate sweetness with light to moderate bitter finish. Lots of carbonation. Medium bodied.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tjeerd (349) - GERMANY - NOV 10, 2016
Surprisingly full, but sharpish mouthfeel. A little iodic aftertaste but all in all very nice.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Toxophilly (20) - Leeds, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 6, 2016
Gotta love the bottle. Admittedly this is not a graphic design reviews website, but it all adds to the experience. Pours with a lively carbonation forming large bubbles, and already a funky aroma I hadnt expected is making my mouth water. Body is an almost opaque rusty brown. Some swirling resurrects the head with smaller bubbles. Aroma is yeasty, like the CO2 blast you get lifting the lid off a live fermenter. The aroma does say "Belgian", but not in the hugely overt way of - for example - some tripels. In the mouth it is surprisingly refreshing for 6.5%, as the description claims. Carbonation is tingly on the tongue but not as violent as the bubbles suggested. The finish is a lingering crisp, clean bitterness reminiscent of a golden ale. I could almost see this as a Delirium Tremens lite, and it fulfills the brewers mission: a "companion throughout the evening ... rich in taste yet refreshing".

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hauxe (476) - Butzbach, Hesse, GERMANY - NOV 5, 2016
Pours hazy gold from the bottle and leaves a thick, foamy head and light soapy lacing. Aroma is a bouquet of tropical fruit with the mango dominating. Taste is fruity but lightly bitter with strong notes of overripe tangerine. Light spice going into the finish. Body is medium with adequate carbonation. Overall good if unexceptional.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
zvikar (5430) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - NOV 5, 2016
Orange, small head, marmalade aroma, strawberry, apricot, fruity, bitter flavor, apricot, fruity, orange, peach, carbonated, pleasant, medium bodied.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jjsint (2462) - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - OCT 31, 2016
Bottle from BrewDog online shop. Gold, cloudy with a large foamy white head. White grape juice with an earthy yeast in the enticing aroma. Tart taste with just enough sweetness to take the edge off. Highly carbonated with a short finish. Champagne and a light vegetal note in the aftertaste. Simple, understated and sublime.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
martythesmarty (202) - SWEDEN - OCT 31, 2016
Bottle. Pours hazy orange with a white head. Aroma has lovely yeast notes. Taste is rich.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
VamboladeTolly (1655) - Tartu, ESTONIA - OCT 25, 2016
Bottle. Pours clear golden with medium sticky white head. Aroma; sweetish, hay, citrus, berries, hints of caramel, leafs. Taste: malty, sweetish, weak sourness, some bitterness, mango, Medium body. Sweet-sourish finish. OK but not for me.


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