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Chevalier Biere de Garde

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Brewed by Bridge Road Brewers
Style: Bière de Garde
Beechworth, Australia
Serve in Stem glass, Tulip

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RATINGS: 55   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Traditional Belgian Farmhouse Ale


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
maneliquor (3006) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JUL 11, 2014
Not sure on the low ratings of this. Thought it was pretty good. From the bottle cheers to the boob at good food and wine show. Pours dirty amber with a khaki head. Nose is full of spice, mild banana and a whopping amount of christmas cake fruits and sweetness. Absolutely chock full of raisin sweetness, plums and dates while brown sugar overlaps between them. Fair kick of spice too including liquorice and mild cinnamon. Quite tasty stuff

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
mattyhennessy (269) - Highton, AUSTRALIA - MAY 22, 2014
Pours a cloudy bright yellow with a small white head. Yeasty, spicy aroma that is reflected in the taste. Light bodied with high carbonation. Not much to this in terms of complexity, which is uncommon for a Beire de Garde. However is it refreshing and enjoyable, which makes it a nice alternative to some of the heavier of the style.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
johndoughty (3875) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 28, 2013
Bottle. Muddy brown appearance and poured with a small head. Slightly sulphuric and a bit on the sour side.Dont really think that this is a Biere de Garde. If it is its a poor example of the style.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Shark_Pants (149) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 24, 2013
Pours nice deep brown with one finger head. Aroma is sweet malts with funk similar to a saison. Taste is sweet malt, yeast, some spice, dry finish with a light bitterness. Not overly complex but very enjoyable nonetheless. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
TBone (12440) - Pori, FINLAND - DEC 16, 2013
Bottle 750ml @Beer Hunters
Clear deep ruby color, small beige head. Aroma has some cellary notes, ginger, cinnamon, lots of berries (red currant). Medium-bodied. Very berryish, red currant and caramel. Feels Danish, not French!

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Unde (331) - Helsinki, FINLAND - DEC 16, 2013
Hazy brown to yellow looks, with delicate head. Stingy zesty fruits and something else I can’t specify from the aroma. Taste has yeast, zesty fruits, some berries. Medium body and high carbonation. Interesting beer but I think I need to try this again to fully understand all the flavors in it.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
FatPhil (9152) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - OCT 3, 2013
750ml bottle (Hilpea Hauki, Helsinki)
Slightly toffeeish aroma. Touch fizzy palate, almost watery. Dark roast, but the roast isn’t to the fore at all. No sign of the alcohol at all, but deep down, this beer isn’t doing it for me. Some toffee, some yeast, some snores.Do like the bitter bite in the inish, but it doesn’t cancel the fizziness of the carbonation. A touch yeasty. Unsatisfying. However, with the yeast it’s smoother. But still unsatisfying.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mjs (4460) - Helsinki, FINLAND - OCT 1, 2013
(Bottle, 0.75 l, at Hilpeä Hauki, 20131001) The beer poured reddish brown and clear. Its head was medium sized and almost white. Aroma had caramell, malts and mildly Belgian style yeast. Palate was medium bodied with medium carbonation. Flavours were malts, caramell, Belgian style yeast, mildly earth and low bitterness. Afteraste was malty and bitter. Not a beer that I woudl categorise and a Bière de Garde but an easy one to drink.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
pmuzz (400) - AUSTRALIA - JUN 26, 2013
Yuk! I was not impressed with this, no really substance or flavour. Will avoid this.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dedollewaitor (13696) - Odense, DENMARK - MAY 25, 2013
Bottle. Thanks to Mads T. BB May 2013. Pours dark ruby amber with a small white head. Nose is very malty. Rich toffee, caramel and bread. Some dark fruit. Smooth and full bodied. Delicious and complex Biere De Garde. One of the nicer ones ive had.


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