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Brewed by Brasserie Dupont
Style: Traditional Ale
Tourpes-Leuze, Belgium

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RATINGS: 379   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59/5   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Brewed in the ancient Gallic style for the archaeological site at Aubechies.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BelgBeerGeek (1308) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - JAN 9, 2011
2006 vintage @ kulminator

head: thin , white
colour: hazy gold
smell: sweetcorn, hops, sweet malts, alcohol, wheats/yeast, sugar, bit peachy
taste: minty/herby start, malts, anis, spearmint, bit sourness, bitter malts, dry palate, sweet bready aftertaste, very drinkable !!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
madmitch76 (21549) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JAN 3, 2011
UPDATED: JAN 10, 2011 7th May 2007
Warning! Early amateur rating! Crisp palate. Somewhat wheat beer like. But only traces of lemon and orange. Refreshing but hard to pin down beer. 3.5

19th January 2008
Opaque amber beer. Light, frothy and fairly dry. Initial bloom of subtle ginger. Then something floral and a trace of orange. Creamy finish with bitterness coming to the fore.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stew41 (1907) - Phuket, THAILAND - DEC 31, 2010
Good solid beer. Hard to pick the genre; ale-like with a sweet note that I can’t really place. But it’s nice. Crap note eh!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
GRM (3673) - Aylmer, Quebec, CANADA - DEC 29, 2010
Green bottle, 75 cl, via Importations Privées Bièropholie (merci Hughes!), savoured on December 29 2010; eye: golden, turbid, lots of effervescence, nice voluminous white head that turns into a nice thick sheet, light lacing; nose: spices, light fruity, bubble gum, yeast, perfume, herbal; mouth: spices, fruity, bubble gum, yeast, perfume, herbal, dry finale in spices with a good fruity presence, medium body, quite carbonated, fizzy texture; overall: quite nice FRANÇAIS Bouteille verte, 75 cl, via Importations Privées Bièropholie (merci Hughes!), savourée le 29 décembre 2010; œil : dorée, trouble, très effervescente, mousse blanche abondante qui se transforme en une épaisse couverture; nez : épices, léger fruité, gomme balloune, levure, parfum, herbacée; bouche : épices, fruité, gomme balloune, levure, parfum, herbacée, finale sèche en épices avec une bonne présence de fruité, corps moyen, très carbonatée, texture pétillante; en résumé : bien bon

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
FlacoAlto (4133) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - DEC 27, 2010
Sampled from the tap, July 2010 at Chez Moeder Lambic Fontainas
The beer arrives with a one-finger thick, creamy, off-white colored head, while the beer is a hazed, pale gold / yellow color. The aroma is herbal and hop like up front (even if it is gruit derived), and has a pale, hay-like grain character to it. The nose reminds me of the scent of orange blossoms, sweet clove in the finish, grassy coriander and that Dupont yeast mustiness. There is certainly a very herbal, hop-like character to this note.

Sweet, honey like pale grain flavors are found up front, while the finish has an almost menthol like, herbaceous bitterness that makes this end with a very dry character; this is especially true when coupled with the typical, musty, sort of cotton ball like Dupont-yeast phenolics (that aren’t quite medicinal in character). A biting bitterness is noticeable at times, but others sees the honey and pale malt sweetness being a bit stronger. The beer is nicely light and quaffable and there is a lemon like flavor here as well as a nice grassy note. This is quite a nice beer, it is very much Saison like, which I will certainly never complain about.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SlovakSniper (4915) - Candiac, Quebec, CANADA - DEC 19, 2010
Le liquide dévoile une robe dorée. La mousse blanche est tenace. Une dentelle est observée. Le nez est particulier et très lourd avec des herbes sèches et humides, des fleurs et des épices, du grain mielleux et des arômes acidulés. Le goût est semblable : des saveurs mordantes de houblons se combinent avec une levure un peu folle, piquante et fruitée. Quelques notes boisées sont ressenties. En bouche, le liquide a un corps moyen avec une effervescence active et une texture qui me semble huileuse. La finale apporte des notes fruitées et des notes amères somme toute asséchantes. En résumé, bière singulière.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rodenbach99 (4154) - Longueuil, Quebec, CANADA - DEC 19, 2010
Bouteille de 750ml avec bouche de liège. Belle bière dorée avec une mousse immense. Très effervescente. Nez de mais, grain, foin, donne l’impression vineuse, fruits fermentés. Les épices ajoutées rend la bière très complexe. En bouche elle est digeste, vineuse, un peu mince. Elle offre des saveurs d’une complexité étonnante et surtout dur à cerner.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
decaturstevo (5741) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - DEC 2, 2010
Yellow pour with creamy white head and lace. Light hay, wheat, and perfume. Perfume, lemon, and wheat. Medium bodied but fizzy. Nice beer overall.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
stobbe74 (3789) - DENMARK - NOV 19, 2010
Bottle. Pours a clear and yellow beer with a weak offwhite head. The aroma is malt, sweetness, fruit and notes of yeast. The flavor is malt, sweetness and fruit. The palate is sweetness. Overall a good beer.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
lithy (2996) - Capital of Appalachia, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 5, 2010
Hazy yellow orange, white cover. Citrusy, herbal aroma. Taste is more weedy flowers, herbal, grassy, reminds me of what I remember of Pissenlit.


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