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Brewed by Hopfenstark
Style: Saison
L’Assomption, Canada
Serve in Tulip

bottled
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RATINGS: 169   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
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It’s not a smoke beer. It’s not a tart Berliner Weisse. It’s maybe a weird saison. BerlinerRauchSaison. Yes! Low gravity beer with good presence of wheat. A small layer of smoke malt disappears after a few sips. And light tartness and spice from the Saison yeast. Refreshing and flavourful at the same time.


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3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
legrosjf (46) - - MAR 31, 2011
UPDATED: JAN 22, 2013 I love the style "season". However, I do not like smoked beers. The Boson has opened my horizons to that style. Light mouthfeel. Delicate flavors.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (30239) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUL 2, 2015
Bottled. A hazy golden beer with a lazing yellowish head. The aroma has notes of malt and straw. The flavor is sweet with notes of matl and straw, leadint to a bitter finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
madsberg (10684) - Søborg, DENMARK - JUL 2, 2015
Bottled. Yellow coloured. Unclear. Dense off white head. Aroma. Smoke, sourness, some fruits. Flavour. bacon, smoke, sweetness, some citrus. Medium bodied. ends smoked and light citric.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
joergen (23360) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUL 2, 2015
Bottle at yespr. Clear yellow colored with a small white head. Fruity aroma of caramel and smoke. Fruity flavor of caramel and spices. Spicy finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Desverger (3606) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 2, 2015
Bottle@Yespr’s - golden pour with thin white head. Floral and grassy hoppy aroma and taste, some citric lemon fruit, straw, some yeasty spicy notes towards the dry finish.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Borup (7624) - Albertslund, DENMARK - JUL 2, 2015
75 cl. bottle. Hazy yellow colour with a white head. Aroma and flavour of hops, fruit, malt, spice and yeast.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (34856) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUL 2, 2015
75 cL bottle. Pours cloudy yellow with a small white head. Aroma is peachy and grapefruity hoppy. Smooth fruity and crisp hoppy. Smooth fruity and lingering crisp hoppy and peachy. Smooth fruity. Toasted and crisp fruity finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
laiti (7263) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUN 28, 2015
Draught (3.8%) @ Lambic Foeder, Bruges. Rated on 25.06.2015
Aroma has sweet and soapy citrus and mild cereal. Flavour has strong citrus, tart notes and some mild lemonade tones. A citrusy wit - reminds me of some lemonade-like Belgian ones.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
77ships (5247) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - JUN 26, 2015
250 ml. draft @ Chez Moeder Lambic Fontainas. Hazy golden, big quickly fading egg-white head. Mellow sweetish smoked wheat nose mixed with big sweet gelatin candy, sweet candy, wheat, plastic, a combination that doesn’t make any sense to me. Taste is very odd mixture that doesn’t work for me, like gummy bears, sweet candy with smoked plastic, lingering plastic, faint almost vaguely peat smoked wheat, lingering odd smoked plastic aftertaste mixed with the heavy gelatin candy sweetness, soda, odd mix, lingering plastic finish that reminds me of bitter plastic, peach, plastic wheat,… Very odd mix flavors that really don’t jell for me,… Overly carbonated. Doesn’t work for me, I had higher hopes.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
larsga (6676) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 25, 2015
Big white head. Clear yellow body with strong carbonation. Bready buttery smoky aroma with fruity dusty notes. Well, that’s certainly unique. Sweetish strawy smoky bready taste with banana notes. Mid-to-light body. Soft, mild, fluffy mouthfeel. Sweetish fruity mealy banana aftertaste with herbal earthy notes. An excellent beer. Really different, vivid, easy-drinking, and full of flavour. (0.65l bottle, from Kihoskh, Copenhagen.)

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
weark (422) - Morges, SWITZERLAND - JUN 22, 2015
Bouteille achetée à La Mise en Bière - De couleur jaune pâle avec une fine mousse blanche qui laisse une jolie dentelle sur le verre - Au nez de subtile arome de fumé et de blé, une petite note d’agrume et d’épices - En bouche les même notes subtile de fumée et de blé, bonne présence de levure belge épicée - Corp léger, amertume légère, bonne carbonation, fumée et douce, finale douce et fumée - Bière surprenante le fumé est subtile est précis vraiment bien réalisé


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