Brewed by Brasserie de la Senne
Style: Belgian Ale
Brussels, Belgium


on tap

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RATINGS: 847   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mkam (322) - POLAND - MAR 9, 2015
On tap. Pours hazy yellow with a white head. Hoppy aroma, not very strong. Hoppy flavour, bitter finish. Good pale, but not really very Belgian.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
bytemesis (4105) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - MAR 5, 2015
Tap, Pours hazy pale gold, medium white head, nice lacing. Aroma is honey, touch of corn, field grass. Flavor is light sweet, medium bitter. Light body, creamy mouthfeel. Lingering bitterness. Solid.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Saeglopur (716) - Vienna Woods, AUSTRIA - MAR 5, 2015
330 ml, bottled 30/4/14.
Pale yellow, moderate hazy body, with a big, stable, massively lacing, frothy, rocky, white head.
Aroma of grass, hay, citrus, spices, subtle sour fruits, like apples, slight candy.
Taste is a bit faded, most likely because of the old bottle, but still very nice, bitter, a bit dry, with about the same aromas as in the nose, but with the grass/hay notes not as dominant.
Light mouthfeel, with a soft carbonation.
Finishes bitter, dry, zesty, grassy.

Very nice, but this clearly needs a rerate when I get a fresher bottle. Almost one year old, but still crisp, refreshing and with clean, bitter aromas. Feels like a Pilsener with a Belgian twist.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
martin00sr (1248) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - FEB 27, 2015
Slightly hazy yellow, airy white head. Hoppy, malty, slightly grainy aroma. Hoppy flavour, spicy with citric dry bitterness. Mouthfeel is light, slightly watery.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
birraiolo (237) - ITALY - FEB 27, 2015
Bottiglia da 33 cl. Color oro un pó velato con schiuma bianca fine di buona tenuta. Al naso molto fresca, con ahrumato e erbaceo su tutto, leggere note citrichr. Al palato un inizio secco che lascia spazio all’agrumato per un finale amaro e lungo, un pó di astringente.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
davidtjm (804) - Berlin, GERMANY - FEB 21, 2015
Bottle. Pour is murky gold with a frothy head, aroma is banana, spruce, clove, yeast. Taste is fruity, yeast, strong bitterness, well rounded. Very nice and drinkable, packs good flavour for the alcohol level

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ned33137 (8) - Chisinau, MOLDOVA - FEB 21, 2015 does not count
Gass bitterness (which is not bad), but almost nothing else (at least nothing I was able to feel). It would be good summer ale, but I expected more. Anyway it’s nice and hoppy and it’s ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
artemb (36) - Chisinau, MOLDOVA - FEB 20, 2015
Cloudy with yeast. Aroma: Grassy and flowery hops, like a good pils, light perfume notes, light yeast aroma. Taste: medium bitterness, light malt taste. Pleasant hop bitterness in the aftertaste. Overall this is a good session beer, more pilsener than ale, with good clean hop profile.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Niall73 (2153) - Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 18, 2015
Bottle at Clapham Beer Fest. Pours a hazy yellow gold with a white head. Fresh zesty lemon white bread aroma. Light body, full foamy carbonation. Lemon, bread, grass, light spice... Clean and refreshing. Must go down a storm on a hot day. Nice. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Pepinis (82) - Madrid, SPAIN - FEB 16, 2015
Color dorado intenso, presenta turbidez. Buena formación de espuma y estabilidad. Aroma marcado por las notas cítricas provenientes del lúpulo que recuerdan a mandarina y presencia marcada también de bizcocho en segundo plano, pan y levadura belga que otorga un suave punto de acidez. Buena correspondencia entre aroma y sabor. Amargor potenciado en boca, de intensidad y persistencia media. Final seco y de marcado amargor. Cuerpo medio y buena carbonatación.

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