Rare Vos Ale, Amber, Rare Vos
True Belgian-style amber. Cellared at the brewery. Rare Vos is Flemish for sly fox and the name of one of Brussels' great cafes. It is also the name of our cunning Belgian-Style Amber, which sports a mellow, fruity character and an elusive spiciness. And Remember: A morsel of genuine history is a thing so rare as to be always valuable - Jefferson. Brewery Ommegang is 3,264 miles from Brussels, but its heart is right in Belgium. It was created out of our devotion to the unique ales brewed by the country where brewing is an art and partaking is a passion. This week, drive to Belgium! Visit America's most unique micro-brewery, a small slice of Belgium right in upstate New York and the first farmstead brewery built in America in over a century. Witness for yourself traditional Belgian brewing techniques. Learn about the rise and fall of the Cooperstown area as America's hop growing capital in the 19th century. Browse our gift shop stocked with your favorite Ommegang hats and shirts, Belgian foods, locally produced mustards and cheeses, authentic Belgian glassware, beer, Tintin comics, a huge assortment of Belgian chocolates, and more! Don't leave without sampling our award winning Belgian-style ales for a true taste of Belgium that's closer to home. Our techniques are thoroughly Belgian and completely traditional. we use Belgian specialty malts, hops, and our own signature house-propagated yeast. Open fermentation, bottle conditioning, and warm cellaring all contribute to the flavorful character of our ales. 6.5% alc/vol.