Brewed by Dieu du Ciel
Style: Belgian White (Witbier)
Montreal, Canada
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen


on tap

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 310   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.55   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
Share this beer with friends!
Blanche du Paradis is a Belgian-style Wit brewed with coriander seeds and Curaçao orange peels, the spices traditionnally found in this classic style. Unfiltered and containing almost as much raw wheat as malted barley, it presents a veil of yeast and proteins giving this style its "Blanche" name. Round and light at the same time, it exhales fresh baked bread aromas, and reveals spices and citrus flavours, accompanied by subtle notes of acidity coming from the wheat.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
popery (1392) - San Francisco, California, USA - AUG 20, 2014
The beer is a hazy yellow, pretty pale, not even as dark as a banana. Puffy white head, lots of fine bubbles. Good lacing. The beer smells of rich bready grains, orange peel and coriander seed. It’s a doughy, wheaty beer, bright with grain character. Underlying musk gives it body and character. Perfect level of spicing, which accentuates the wheat flavor rather than getting in the way. Some light lemony notes. Mild floral hops. Tangerines and doughy bread. It’s all gentle and fresh. On point for the style. Feel is on the soft side. Very easy to drink. Light but round and full.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ljthiessen (354) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - AUG 6, 2014
Probably better fresh, but a 4-month bottle will have to do. Soft citrus and light spice aromas. Flavour is light orange, coriander, white bread, a little yeast. A good and well-balanced Wit, but less flavourful than I had hoped.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
williamstome (851) - Somerville, Massachusetts, USA - JUL 27, 2014
Straw pour, small white head. Aroma is yeast, wheat, spices. Flavor is wheat, light spicing.quite bitter and astringent.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Jauneattend (60) - Chambly, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 25, 2014
Goûte pas grand chose. Un peu d?épices tel qu?annoncé mais sans possibilité de les identifier. Très commerciales

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
northropfrye (2196) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - JUL 25, 2014
UPDATED: JUL 28, 2014 For the record - the first Dieu du Ciel beer ever available in Steinbach, Manitoba. Cloudy lemon body with foamy, but not long lasting heading and some lacing. Sweet spicy aroma, but pretty subtle, slightly floral, citrus, orange. Taste is quite dry, much drier than most witbiers, even a slight touch of bitterness in the aftertaste. Otherwise taste is sweet wheat, biscuit. Fresh and vibrant.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cards04 (1707) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - JUL 24, 2014
Great beer. Has a beautiful nose. Rich Belgian yeast and aromatic citrus. Flavors are spicy and citrus. A great combination. Sweet and flavorful. Do these guys make anything even subpar? Not to my knowledge.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jerd16 (191) - Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - JUL 10, 2014
Pours straw with amber flickers and a sudsy afterthought of a head. Aroma is bread, coriander and some lemon. Standard wit territory but blended evenly. Palate is light despite ample carbonation. A little watery in the finish. Taste is more yeast, spices with light lemon refreshment. Also some earthy notes. A light soapy yeast finish

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
JBPortland (734) - Portland, Maine, USA - JUL 7, 2014
12oz bottle pours semi clear golden yellow with a finger of head. Nose is earthy grain and straw, fruity yeast, spices, dough. Taste is light doughy malt, citrus, dry fruity yeast, spices, herbs. Finish is dry dough, cracker, grains, spices, yeast.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
vyvvy (3949) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - JUN 27, 2014
Pours hazy golden yellow with a white head. The aroma has cream, pale smooth wheat, banana, orange and heavy coriander. It has a light crisp clean body with soft carbonation and a smooth finish. The flavor starts clean and spicy with light orange, crisp wheat and lots of coriander. The finish is very dry for the style and has some phenolic spices and sulfur. Very refreshing and enjoyable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
kambei70 (587) - - JUN 24, 2014
2014 bottle. Pours a slightly hazy light straw color with a small white head. Aroma is bready and grainy with an herbal spiciness and a little citrus. Taste follows the smell with the graininess being more pronounced. Coriander and a little peppery spice. A little sweet orange. Little bitterness. A soft, semi-dry mouthfeel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page    1  2 3 4 » 31

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50