Brewed by Castelain
Style: Bière de Garde
Benifontaine, France
Serve in Stem glass, Tulip


on tap


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RATINGS: 52   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.91/5   EST. CALORIES: 183   ABV: 6.1%
L'Abbaye de Lille est une bière blonde de tradition. Brassée à partir de malts pâles et de houblons apportant une pine amertume et de précieux aromes. Il est conseillé de la stocker à l'abri de la lumière et de la déguster à une température de 8 à 10C

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (39084) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 21, 2009
75 cL bottle. Pours clear and golden yellow with a small white and bubbly head. Aroma is grassy and slight spiced. Bitter and dry grassy flavoured with a subued sweetness. Dry and slight spiced finish.Dry and slight yeasty spiced finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
ogivlado (7033) - Zagreb, CROATIA - MAY 8, 2008
Bottled(750ml). -from Auchan Budapest tried in Sarajevo.
Golden coloured, medium to big sized white head that went away slowly, light cheesy nose. Sweet malty, herbal and slight yeasty taste with notes of spices and friuts. Some grainy notes in rather bitter finish. To be honest I’ve expected (much) better beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ogreface (1390) - Budapest, HUNGARY - FEB 26, 2008
Semmi nagy durranás de szerintem ilyennek kéne lenni itthon is az "átlag" söröknek és nem kellene panaszkodni.Bármikor fogyasztható.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
armando629 (2455) - Budapest, HUNGARY - DEC 4, 2007
0.75 l bottle at Auchan. I was surprised about a beer like that in this hypermarket. The color was gold-orange, the nose was not so strong. In the taste dominates the sweety malt with some fruity things. And the beer was not expensive:)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Quack-Duck (9079) - Down South, GERMANY - JUL 28, 2007
bottle, bought at Auchan hypermarché. Clear pale yellow, persistent head. Well-balances hoppy and malty bière de garde. It appears quite spicy has hints of grain.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
MrRomero (1976) - Nolanville, USA - JUN 7, 2007
750ml bottle, corked and caged: Poured deep golden yellow, almost orangeish, with a medium sized white head. Quite a bit of herbal hop aroma. Slight fruit notes with apple and grape. Flavor is solid: bitter hoppiness with a touch of fruit and grains. Clean. Goes down well.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Geiserich (4047) - Linz, AUSTRIA - MAR 26, 2007
Bottled: Quite sourly aroma, notes of champagne. Flavor is grainy and fruity, light winey. Interesting.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
thewolf (11878) - Kolding, DENMARK - SEP 3, 2006
Pours yellow-orange with thin white head and lots of bubbles. Aroma is sweet with malty tones dominating, but lemon and some oranges spill through. Taste is complex, with fruit and malty tones combining. It even has a slight bitterness in its quite long aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rickgordon (3851) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 26, 2006
[Bottled] Golden colour. Good head retention.Diacetyl nose, along with some pretty solid maltiness. Cellary in flavour, with light hop notes. Light finish, light body.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
RichardGretton (4576) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - APR 15, 2006
Bottle. Pale golden beer with a weak grassy aroma and a yeasty and weak flavour. Overall quite a poor beer for the style.

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