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RATINGS: 85   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 246   ABV: 8.2%
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Style: Spiced Grand Cru
Malts: Two-row Canadian Barley Malt, un-malted hard winter white wheat
Additions: Tremblay Apiary Wildflower Honey, La Boite’s Mishmish N.33, lemon peel, fresh kaffir, lime leaves, Espelette peppers, untold mysteries
Hops: Perle
Yeast: Our house Belgian strain
Alcohol by Volume: 8.2%
Original Gravity: 17.9 ̊
Availability: August – November Format: 15.5 gal kegs; 5.2 gal kegs


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lonick (781) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 11, 2013
Pours orange/golden, with hints of lemon grass and thai curry flavours. Then it moves on to bubblegum and some sourdough bread notes. Waves of sweetness followed up with a dry kick. Through in some Belgian style spices and you have a serious beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
teorn88 (1923) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 10, 2013
Keg at Tap East Anniversary Party. It pours a golden body with a small white head. Aroma is spicy with clove, banana, a little bit of esters. Taste is again quite spicy and sweet, with notes malts and toffee. Finishes a bit drier with a bitter note. Medium bodied with good carbonation. Quite good.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
prawlie (1135) - Berkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 10, 2013
Half pint on draft at Sheffield Tap. Light, wheaty, sweet and spiced. Cloudy orange-yellow with a bubbly head. Wheat and spiced aroma. Quite nice, but lacks a certain something.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
bth122 (1257) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 8, 2013
Draft at HOTB. Clear dark golden color. Aroma of Belgium yeast, candy. Creamy texture. Good mouthfeel. Slight spices. Some honey notes. Enjoyed.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rougeau13 (1987) - Richmond, Texas, USA - DEC 5, 2013
Clear golden amber with a big off-white head. Aroma of strong bubblegum, bread, honey and citrus. Taste is sweet fruit and honey and yeast with very mild booze and spice. Medium-full bodied and moderately carbonated.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Meilby (7385) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - DEC 3, 2013
Draught @ Tap East, Stratford, London
Pours clear golden with a white head. Aroma has notes of malt, toffee, cinnamon, spices and hint of alcohol. Taste is medium sweet and light bitter with a long caramel, fruity and spicy finish. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Iphonephan (3162) - McLean, Virginia, USA - DEC 1, 2013
On draft at Magnolias in Purcellville VA. Pours a clear gold with an off white head. Aroma of bubblegum. Flavors of banana and caramel. Medium body and carbonation. Crisp finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GTAEgeek (1199) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - NOV 26, 2013
4 oz. sample at Ale Yeah! Light yellow pour, with a big, frothy, beige head. The aroma is lemons, hay, cereals, light barnyard funk, and honeysuckle. Very sweet flavor, with a little tartness. Light to medium body, bubbly and effervescent, and crisp, with a clean finish. Overall, this is a nice, refreshing, and flavorful beer.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mora2000 (5652) - McKinney, Texas, USA - NOV 25, 2013
Golden pour with a white head at Texas Brewvolution. The aroma and flavor have some biscuit and Belgian yeast notes up front with a hint of floral character. There is also a bit of bubblegum and some sweet, sugary notes in the flavor. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jcr (2198) - Jasper, Indiana, USA - NOV 24, 2013
Draft. Deep golden body. Fizzy, white head, rapidly diminishing. Aroma of Belgian yeast, basement, mustiness, lemon, toasted grain. The flavor is moderately sweet and lightly bitter. It finishes moderately sweet and lightly bitter. Medium body, watery texture turning sticky, lively carbonation. Hot, alcoholic finish on top of sweet stickiness. Some tartness along with hint of cream soda flavor. Average.


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