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Brewed by Le Trou du Diable
Style: Saison
Shawinigan, Canada
Serve in Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
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RATINGS: 214   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.74   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Blonde opalescente coiffée d’une généreuse couronne de mousse. On trépigne en humant ses arômes complexes d’agrumes et de fruits de la passion qui dévoilent les prémisses d’une satisfaction future. La bouche offre les mêmes fruits, parallèlement au goût d’épices produits par une levure saison authentique. Il en résulte une bière désaltérante, combinant avec un charme certain le flair du Nouveau Monde et la rusticité du vieux continent.
World Beer Awards 2013, the American Best Bière de Garde, Saison: gold


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
egajdzis (5401) - Spring Mount, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 20, 2014
Hazy golden color with a medium sized, white head that left nice lacing on the glass. Aroma of spices, citrus, toast, earth, light fruits, honey. Taste of citrus, grass, earthy yeast, spices, and a dry finish

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
daniele (5764) - ITALY - OCT 17, 2014
bottle oro vela buona schiuma discreta persistenza speziato lieve note agrumate leggera frutta esotica buona secchezza discreto amaro

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
HopsandBolts (106) - Ontario, CANADA - OCT 12, 2014
375 ml bottle from the LCBO. Appearance: Pours a very hazy yellow with gobs of white head that fades very fast. Aroma: Pine, air fresheners, flowers, cut grass, lemon and lime. Flavours: Lime, lemon, grass, some hops. Mouthfeel: Highly carbonated and thin. Overall: There were some great aromas coming of this one. So much going on with the grassy floral notes and the hints of citrus. The flavours mimicked the aromas. Again, lots going on.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
fiammanghilla (645) - Genova, ITALY - OCT 7, 2014
Spina @ Eurhop 2014. Chiara con torre di schiuma. Pastosa, abbastanza secca, una puntina d’acido. Spezie.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Randy4Beer (245) - - OCT 5, 2014
Pours an opaque light straw colour with a medium sized white head. Minimal carbonation. Aromas are lemon zest, light Belgian yeast, hints of white pepper. From the bottle I am also getting a bit of herbs and toffee. You can see visible thick floaters in the bottle. Dumping those into the glass now. Some grassiness now on the nose. Nice light bodied, little bit crisp, little bit creamy mouth feel. Tastes are Belgian yeast, but lightly so, citrus, lemon grass, and a nice peppery tingle on the swallow. This is a great representation of the style, and would certainly quench my thirst and refresh after hot work in the farm fields.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
paologalloni (129) - ITALY - OCT 4, 2014
Gtande birra. Schiuma esuberante a grana media. color oro carico nella che è il punto più debole secondo me si sente molto banana. In bocca si sente la cidinho tipico delli stile

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ippopotamo36 (350) - Rome, ITALY - OCT 3, 2014
At Eurhop festival in Rome-ITALY. Pours cloudy yellow, huge frothy foamy head. Nose: lemon skin, pungent spices, yeast. Mouth is full of citrus, bodied, passion fruit. Refreshing. Unique! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
omhper (19945) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - SEP 28, 2014
Bottled at SBWF. Cloudy straw colour, coarse head. Juicy aroms with elderflower, citrus and buckwheat. Dry with crisp, rounded mouthfeel and medium body. Floral, grainy and minerally. Mid bitter finish. Refreshing.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hermod (3450) - Vantaa, FINLAND - SEP 26, 2014
Bottled@sbwf14. Hazy golden, thick white head. Grainy, funky aroma. Hay. Flavor has grain, hops, hay, yeasty notes. Saison? Quaffable.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jookos (2607) - FINLAND - SEP 26, 2014
Bottle@sbwf14. Yellow hazy. Pilsner like round pale malty, light citrus, some hay. Nice crunchy body. Refreshing, very clean malty.

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