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Brewed by Brasserie Dupont
Style: Saison
Tourpes-Leuze, Belgium
Serve in Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 691   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47/5   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Biere de Miel is bottle conditioned and contains only water, barley and wheat, honey, hops and yeast. It has a marvelously delicate scent of honey, balnaced by a dry palate, resulting in a beer that is both estery and refreshing.

Disclaimer: Both the normal and the organic (biologique) version.



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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
slimchill (1044) - Austin, Texas, USA - NOV 10, 2007
Bottle. Sweet nose, bubble gum and cotton candy. Intensely active carbonation and sediment. Itís like a party in the glass. Golden with a huge frothy white head. Very tasty, candysweet but balanced, some alcohol presence. A thick vinuous body that thins out a bit at the end.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
TheRimmer (483) - Florida, USA - NOV 8, 2007
Intensely carbonated with a soapy head that doesnít end. Spicy nose. Peppery, light, honey sweet. Syrupy, palate. The honey only seeps in behind the flavors, and during the finish. Upfront taste was spice, grains, light fruits. Dry finish with a hint of honey.

3.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
snargles (23) - wouldntyouliketoknow, Maine, USA - NOV 6, 2007
Sensational! a delicious belgian with a smooth sweetness and honey flavor...thereís also a strange flavor i cant determine that gives it an almost charcoal or "oily" taste,yeah itís odd,but works extremely well,truly unique

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jhwarfield (125) - USA - NOV 6, 2007
Bottle at Slanted Door. Pours golden with substantial white head. Slight sweetness on the tongue. Gentle hops.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
FatPhil (13867) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - OCT 28, 2007
Bottle (Porvoo Harvest/Dark Beer Festival 2007) Cloudy orange, small head. Sweet malty and nutty aroma, no honey detected. Rich woody and nutty taste, again no honey as such. Very pleasant.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SDalkoholic (2339) - Linda Vista, California, USA - OCT 19, 2007
Bottle purchased at SouthBay drugs. This was a true Belgian saison with real spicy yeast and just a minor touch of honey. Actually, both in the aroma and flavor it wasnít very apparent of the honey but at least the yeast made up for it as a spiced and strong presence.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (25327) - Vasa, FINLAND - OCT 15, 2007
Bottled. Hazy orange colour, mediumsized white head. Aroma is yeast, earth, some malts, grass and balancing up honey. Flavour is honey, earth, yeast, grass and some mild herbal notes. Pleasant honeybeer. which is not sweet at all.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
hotstuff (4864) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - SEP 29, 2007
Bottle. Poured a large white head that was frothy and fizzy and mostly diminished, minimal amount of lacing, hazy, visible carbonation, and a golden hue. Nose was yeasty, honey, wheat, fruity, and spicy notes. Flavor was quite sweet, honey, wheat, hoppy, and finishes dry. Smooth, dry mouthfeel and light body. Quaffable, easy to drink, but not one that leaves me yearning for more as it is a tad too sweet tasting for my liking.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MI2CA (1340) - Noblesville, Indiana, USA - SEP 19, 2007
750ml - 2006 - Aroma is sweet and floral. Perfumey honey flowers, cotton candy and yeasty bubblegum. Pours cloudy yellow with a huge fluffy head and great lacing. Flavor matches aroma with a sour finish I would expect from Dupont. Palate is clean and dry. A little too sweet, but it is a honey beer afterall.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
goozen (3810) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - SEP 19, 2007
Bottle at Cambrinus, Bruges: This Honey Ale i like it more cause there are some fruity taste too.


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