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Brewed by Le Grimoire Microbrasserie
Style: Spice/Herb/Vegetable
Granby, Canada

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RATINGS: 33   MEAN: 2.42/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.47   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Bière Ambrée au Cognac, Brassée exclusivement pour Dépanneur de la Rive.


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2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Papsoe (25085) - Frederiksberg, - APR 27, 2013
Bottle 50 cl. Courtesy of yespr. Pours a clear nutty brown with a beige head. Odd, sweet artificial woody booze aroma. Thin body, doesn’t appear 7% at all. Some burned caramel and extremely artificial Cognac flavours. 270413


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
harrisoni (13711) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - OCT 17, 2013
Bottle from Terre de Boissons, Calais. Yes it’s got some cognac to it, but for me it lends a bit of tangerine orange to the dark beer. I have to admit that when I got home with my haul of Grimoire beers from Calais and saw the ratings I thought they’d all be duds, but I think they are alright. Canadians are clearly a lot more fussy about their beers than me.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fredster31 (38) - Quebec, CANADA - SEP 9, 2013
Sur la bouteille on mentionne couleur ambrée.....non! c’est une bière brune a faible mousse. arôme de crême irlandaise. goût de toffee et de cognac.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
aumax1 (240) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 17, 2013
brune prise au verre au festibiere. arome de cognac et de caramel. en bouche petite acidité tres légère amertume.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
anders37 (16691) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUN 3, 2013
Bottle @ yespr. Pours a dark amber brown color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty toffee aroma. Fruity malty weak sour spicy caramel flavor. Has a fruity malty weak sour caramel finish.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
VT (1413) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 27, 2013
500 ml bottle. Pours a ruby reddish brown with a short lived white head. Aroma is caramel, malt. Flavor is malt, caramel, some fruits, vanilla. Finish is mostly caramel. Can’t quite put my finger on the cognac, here...Medium body, oily-sticky mouthfeel. Average carbonation. Forgettable.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
fonefan (35055) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAY 26, 2013

Bottle 500ml.

Clear medium brown colour with a small to average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, tart, mustard, cheese. Flavour is moderate sweet with a average duration, oxidide, caramel, tart notes. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20130427]

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Theis (13392) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 29, 2013
Bottle at Yesp’s - Thanks. Clear dark red/brown - offwhite head. Raisins, sweetness, roasted, nutty, artificical hazelnuts, fruity, toasted, thin and boring.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
madsberg (10184) - Søborg, DENMARK - APR 29, 2013
Bottled. Dark amber/burgundy coloured. Dense beige head. Aroma: Syrup, caramel, sweetness, some fruits and spice. Flavour: Sweetness, cognac, herbs and spice. Thin bodied. Ends fruity and spiced.-

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
joergen (20742) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 28, 2013
Bottle at yespr. Clear red-brown coloured with a small beige head. Sweet and fruity aroma of caramel with notes of syrup. Sweet and fruity flavour of caramel and syrup. Sweet finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (31178) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - APR 27, 2013
50 cl bottle. Pours dark brown to balck with a small tan head. Aroma is light chicolate and caramelish. Toasted and caramelish. Smooth fruity and lingering caramelish. Caramelish finish.


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