Ommegang Fleur De Houblon is 6.8 ABV and pours a hazy golden yellow. The nose is all Belgian yeast and spice with subtle lemon peel. The taste follows, Belgian yeast, bread, with apple fruit and subtle citrus. The mouthfeel is moderate but fairly well carbonated. Ommegang can really knock out a Belgian ale and this is no exception. It's not anything outstanding but it's well made and up to Ommegang caliber. I believe the translation is flower of the hop.
We asked the members of the New York City Homebrewers Guild, one of the nation's oldest home-brew clubs, to share some of the recipes that have been successful in competitions. We got back 10 killer concoctions representing a wide variety of beer styles a