RateBeer
overall
52
58
style
Brewed by InBev Belgium
Style: Belgian Ale
Leuven, Belgium

bottled
available

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 180   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 198   ABV: 6.6%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Initially announced as a springtime beer, it seems year-round available now. Not found on the Belgian market.
re-introduced as "Leffe Bière de Printemps" in 2011


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
yespr (31178) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - SEP 26, 2011
33 cL bottle. Pours clear and golden orange with a small tan head. Aroma is mild estery and toasted malty. Estery, fruity and wheaty. Bitter and dry estery finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (29281) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 26, 2011
Bottled. A pale golden beer with a huge lazing beige head. The aroma has notes of spices, yeast, and some caramel. The flavor is sweet with notes of fruits, malt, caramel, and yeast, leading to a dry yesty finish. Thanks yespr for sharing.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Papsoe (25085) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 26, 2011
Bottle 33 cl. Courtesy of yespr. Pours a clear amber with a creamy and lacing off-white head. Sweet caramel and fruits with quite some yeast in the nose. Solid body, caramel but dominated by an extreme yeastiness. Hardly any hops. So Belgian that it almost hurts. 260911

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
joergen (20714) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 27, 2011
Bottle at yespr. Clear orange coloured with a huge off-white head. Sweet and spicy aroma of caramel. Sweet flavour of spices with notes of caramel and dried fruits. Sweet finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oh6gdx (20308) - Vasa, FINLAND - SEP 3, 2009
UPDATED: SEP 16, 2009 Bottled (from Belgian Shop). Reddish amber colour, small slightly off white fluffy head, leaves nice lace. Aroma is caramel malts, some slight vegetables and mild grass and earth. Flavour is quite much the same with also a slight hint of alcoholic sweetness.
Draught@Mallaskukko, Turku. In addition to the above, this one has rather sweet tropical fruit juice concentrate/extreme nectary notes in the aroma. In the flavour it’s quite the same but has a bunch of spicyness to it as well.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
omhper (19365) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - FEB 8, 2012
Bottled at Man in The Moon, Stockholm. Clear amber, small head. Fruity cardboard aroma. Sweet with bold, hard body. Some butter, plenty of caramel. No depth. Stone dead.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (16691) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 6, 2013
Bottle. Pours an amber color with a longlasting off-white head. Has a fruity malty spicy weak yeasty wheaty aroma. Sweetish malty spicy yeasty flavor with hints of caramel. Has a sweetish malty spicy yeasty caramel finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
saxo (14044) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 26, 2011
Bottled as Leffe biere de printemps courtesy rasmus40. Nice head with good duration. Aroma and taste are rich yeast, malt, fruits, coriander and hops. Amber ale?

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Dedollewaitor (13913) - Odense, DENMARK - FEB 6, 2014
Bottle @ Odense Tasting Feb. 2014. Pours ruby amber with a small creamy head. Yeast, grain, corn, fruit and a whiff of honey. A whisper of alcohol.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
yngwie (13555) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 27, 2011
Bottle, as Biere de Printemps. A clear one, golden in color and with a foamy off-white head. Fruity, dried fruits aroma with a sugary touch. Some notes of tea. The flavor is sweet and fruity, some maltyness and a little bitterness. A warming touch towards the mostly bitter and fruity finish. Dryish, full-bodied. A quite decent one, although nothing special. 110827


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 18


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50