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Brewed by BFM (Brasserie des Franches-Montagnes)
Style: Witbier
Saignelégier, Switzerland
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 155   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13   EST. CALORIES: 189   ABV: 6.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Brassée avec des malts de blé et d’orge, la salamandre est une bière au bouquet floral et épicé avec une note de levure légère, en bouche, elle est crémeuse avec une petite pointe d’acidité caractéristique des bières blanches. En finale, elle est peu amère, mais racée, on sent alors l’écorce d’oranges amères et un houblonnage discret.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mansquito (4105) - Nueva York, New York, USA - MAR 15, 2015
A la biere comme a la biere, paris: pours golden with a white head. Aroma is floral and some yeast. Taste is floral and slightly sweet. This really wasnt bad. I am surprised by the low rating.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
SaintBonchien (9) - Sonceboz, SWITZERLAND - FEB 25, 2015 does not count
Très belle robe jaune opaque. Arôme doux et assez moyennement fort. Saveurs très sucrées, note de levure légère, claires notes de miel, orange et coriandre. J’adore cette bière, rafraîchissante et délicieuse.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mario_giri (162) - SWITZERLAND - FEB 10, 2015
Riechen Hefebrotteig, etwas blumig-würziges, grasig und Weizen. Erfrischend, spritzig, halbvill. Malzig zu Beginn, feine Säure, blumig, wenig bitter. Mittel Co2. Abgang malzig und würzig. Frines Witbier.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Cunningham (5632) - Halden, NORWAY - JAN 22, 2015
Light hazy golden color with a white head. Some lacing. Mild acidic, malty, some wheat and herbal aroma. Medium body. Tad sweet and an ok bitterness. Average carbonation. Wheat, malty, yeast, herbal and fruity. Seemed a bit unbalanced. Some weird acidic notes.
[Bottle at SOT Bar & Burger in Trondheim, Norway]

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ogivlado (6341)
- Zagreb, CROATIA - JAN 19, 2015
On tap at Tipi Bar Siviez, Switzerland. The only real craft beer bar on 4 Vallees ski area. There’s many bar/restauran at the slopes having Heineken, Cardinal, Erdinger, etc. but only here I’ve managed to find BFM beers. So I was pilgrim here every day. La Cuivree, La Salamandre and La Torpille available at the time. Cloudy yellow coloured, small white head, wheaty coriander nose. Mild malty, wheaty, spicy and light fruity with notes of coriander and orange peel. Mild bitterish and pleasant spicy finish. Nice one.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JorgeLee (1429) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 12, 2015
Bottle in Geneva courtesy of Thiru. Cloudy whiteish colour. Quite full bodied and relatively dry and bitter for a blanche, some nice restrained spices, quenching and moreish. I’m not really a huge fan of Belgian-style witbier, but this one actually wasn’t bad.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Trystan148 (44) - FRANCE - JAN 2, 2015
Bière blanche bue en bouteille. Bon goût laissé en bouche, et très bonne couleur. J'espérais mieux du goût que j'ai trouvé "léger" (trop d'eau)

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bygers (980) - Oslo, NORWAY - DEC 25, 2014
Bottle 0,33l. Pours hazy golden colour with a white head. Aroma of malt, wheat, coriander and orange. Taste is light to medium sweet and light bitter with a long orange and coriander finish. Body is light to medium, texture is thin to oily. Light carbonation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
loco_gallego (217) - SWITZERLAND - DEC 6, 2014
Jaune pâle assez voile. Mousse blanche peu persistante. Quelques dépôts. Bien axée sur le blé et levures. Houblonnage herbeux. Poivrée. Pointe d’acidité perceptible. En bouche pareil avec un sucré banane. Petite acidité. Levures et blé évidemment assez présents. Petite amertume herbeuse bien agréable. Bonne carbonatation. Blanche sur les fondamentaux bien sympa.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jpkeskinen (375) - FINLAND - DEC 4, 2014
Drank from a bottle. Fresh and a bit fruity. The beer looks hazy, and really good, in the glass.


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