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Brewed by Hopfenstark
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
L’Assomption, Canada

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RATINGS: 124   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DeputyAndy (632) - Ambler, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 4, 2009
Pours a nice blonde with a great haze and a slight white head. Very tart nose. Taste is also tart with a clean finish. Feels like its almost a blank slate with room for more flavors, but keeps it simple.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jredmond (5451) - Manhattan, New York, USA - MAR 2, 2009
Bottle. Pours great body - extremely hazy orange with small white head. Tart aroma. Mild flavorless in the taste, tart towards the finish. Very sessionable.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MrChopin (3347) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - FEB 21, 2009
Thanks to Glouglouburp for the bottle!
Think Luciernaga’s complexity and RR Damnation’s touch. Opaque gold, nice fizzy white head and lacing. Nose is ultra-clean, sweet with light malt and grain yet tart in apple and minor banana. Real minor yeast. Flavor is subtle but absolutely balanced and delicious: sweet honey and bready malt right alongside refreshing hop bitterness, lemon, yeast, and slight dust. Carbonated yet wonderfully smooth and supremely drinkable. Master class here.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
rodenbach99 (3183) - Longueuil, Quebec, CANADA - DEC 18, 2008
bouteille de 750ml., blonde trouble avec une mousse qui disparait très vite, nez aigre, bouche qui goûte le grain, finale aigre, pas ma meilleure

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
GonZoBeeR (2932) - Ste-Eulalie, Quebec, CANADA - DEC 7, 2008
Aroma:hopy aroma,citrus,soap... Apperance:Ligh hazy gold,good white head... Flavor:dry,strong citrus hops flavor,light sour flavor...

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
garthicus (2693) - Dublin, IRELAND - NOV 30, 2008
UPDATED: DEC 1, 2008 Thanks to Gregclow for this. Cheers Greg. Pours a cloudy yellow with a proud white head. Aroma: Lovely wheaty citrusy aroma, some peppery notes too. Flavour: Lovely sour, fruity yet somehow creamy flavour with a short fruity finish. Very enjoyable.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
french tickler (649) - Aylmer, Quebec, CANADA - NOV 29, 2008
Cloudy yellow poor with a frothy off-white head... good lacing as well.. Aromas of wheat, citrus, fresh yeast, lemon and orange zest, spruce beer. Medium body, creamy/velvetty nouthfeel. Very herbal, zesty, citrus flavors. Well balanced, high quality brew.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Pyrozoid (361) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - NOV 29, 2008
Bouteille de 750 ml - Dégusté avec french tickler - Une biere de couleur blonde brumeuse avec un bon collet non-collant. Odeur surette, sucre, épices, pomettes. Gout salé, noix, ammandes, un peu de blé.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MJGG (951) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - NOV 27, 2008
Verre de 20 oz, d’un fût au Pub Brouhaha. Arômes de céréales et de houblon européen. Robe dorée, légèrement voilée, légère mousse. Très veloutée en bouche, des céréales croustillantes et une touche de miel mènent à une finale moyennement amère de houblon floral. Très désaltérant.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DougShoemaker (3147) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 1, 2008
Bottle, sampled @ Volo(Ralph is the agent for this brewery, kudos on this!) Spicy hops nose with some decent malt, hazy yellow, pours a big, though short lived white head, Taste is lemon, malt, a hint of yeast. Crisp, clean, light bodied, easily drinkable, refreshing too. Great example!


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