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Old 05-25-2008, 12:43 AM   #1
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A few months ago I found a bottle of Ommegeddon at my source of fine ales. Knowing that this was getting to be a tough beer to find I grabbed the bottle and headed for the cashier. I finally decided that today, the wonderful spring evening, would be a great time to crack this one. The bottle was from June 2007 so it has about a year of age on it.

The pour was fantastic. It has a thick and steady head that slowly dissipated and left a nice lace down the glass. Aroma had a bit of funk to it, but that's a good thing for this beer. The taste was wonderful. A bit dry, a nice Belgian bite and some some lingering funk from the Brett. The taste was close to that of a lemongrass tea. It was a very light and refreshing beer. The 8% ABV was no wear to be found in the taste; until I drank the whole 750ml bottle.

As they say on Ebay. A+++++++ will buy again.

Now for the money shot.

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Old 05-25-2008, 12:46 AM   #2
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That looks magnificent.

I want one.

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Old 05-25-2008, 01:32 AM   #3
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I had some at Brewtopia's holiday party last year. Don't remember much except a slight but not overpowering sourness and that I wanted to try it again.
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Old 05-25-2008, 02:23 AM   #4
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Oh I love this beer. First saw it like 6 months ago and it was wonderful. Nice dry finish and a slight amount of sour tartness that was great.
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Old 05-25-2008, 02:48 PM   #5
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Nice review. I have three in my cellar, and now I'm sure that I'll drink at least one this summer.

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Old 05-25-2008, 03:02 PM   #6
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I want some, need some, and am gonna kick your ass for drinking this and then rubbing it in.
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Old 05-28-2008, 12:47 AM   #7
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Originally Posted by Evan! View Post
I want some, need some, and am gonna kick your ass for drinking this and then rubbing it in.
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How's this?
Too much?

Seriously though, thank you for the review, nice to know these are ready to drink. About time!
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Old 05-28-2008, 12:50 AM   #8
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I have one aging as well and plan on letting it continue to age. Good to know its drinking well now though. I just gotta find some funky blue cheese that can stand up to it...

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