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


on tap

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RATINGS: 270   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.76   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (36243) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 6, 2015
60 cl bottle. Pours hazy yellow with a small white head. Fruity, toasted and light estery. Bitter and slight fruity. Smooth fruity and slight crisp hoppy finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
maneliquor (3479) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - MAR 2, 2015
Bottle from Mane Liquor. This wasn’t really my sort of Saison. Very farmhouse focused with loads of banana, wheat and honey coming through. Fairly zesty with a herbal focus as well. Had To Ol Snowball Saison after this which is more along my preference of taste as it was much more fruit driven and vibrant. This was good just not what I was looking for

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
AdamChandler (3784) - Enfield, New Hampshire, USA - MAR 1, 2015
Cloudy dark orange 3 finger off white head. Aroma is spicy with pepper, clove and ginger. Very substantial mouthfeel in carbonation and tingling. Intense bitterness toward middle and finish with pine and a faint bitter orange. A taste of honey and more herbs. Sweet as well in lingering taste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
anstei (445) - Zurich, SWITZERLAND - FEB 26, 2015
600ml bottle. Pours cloudy yellow. Crisp mouth feel, refreshing as a saison should be, but it lacks a distinct taste or aroma. Disappointing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
hawthorne00 (2944) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - FEB 23, 2015
Bottle. Just hazy gold with a large white head that lasts well. Aroma of peach, lemon, hay, slightly funky dough, cloves. Sweet peach, some tropical fruit, crackers, lemons, dry and spicy (pepper and cloves) at the end. A little zippy there too. Nice, maybe a little austere.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gam (3681) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - FEB 22, 2015
Large frothy white head like snow canary yellow pour misty look soft carbonation aromas salt sea air citrus yeast strain spice lemon orange the flavours white pepper lemon grain yeast orange tangy taste crispness some sweet rye goodness adding some spice to the seasonal good body the finish very likeable Saison hops and grain dwell nicely together spice yeast rye goodness last to soothe the palate lovely Saison

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
packers188 (46) - - FEB 15, 2015
Style: saison Ibu: - DeScription: biere de couleur jaune paille, presence de sediment avec beaucoup de mousse donc beaucoup de dentelle/ nez agrummes/ un gout agrumes et fruit de la passion avec une legere amertume, excellent biere de startup

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
thegreenrooster (3601) - St.louis, Missouri, USA - JAN 31, 2015
Pour is a cloudy blonde with a huge white head. Aroma is soft malt with a nice fruitiness and something like a sweet vanilla. Flavor is lemon juice to start then some doughy malt and finishes with some white pepper heat. This was a very refreshing and well done saison. Pretty much everything you are looking for in a saison makes an appearance here.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
k0mpsa (1854) - Järvenpää, FINLAND - JAN 31, 2015
Bottle from saveur biere, france. Hazy yellow color, white head. Aroma is yeasty, sweet notes, fruits, stables. Taste is sweet, fruity, sour, yeasty. Quite nice saison.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
JStax (3975) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - JAN 25, 2015
600 ml bottle thanks to lukaduke! Poured into a brandy snifter. Pours a hazy light copper with a big white head of foam. Good retention. It actually took quite awhile to pour the beer. The aroma has dry white wine notes, some green tea herbal aspects, a touch fruity. The taste is sweet and dry initially. Grassy, mild bitterness, perfumy, effervescent. High carbonation. Medium body. Pretty refreshing.

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