Brewed by Meteor
Style: Bière de Garde
Hochfelden, France
Serve in Stem glass, Tulip


on tap


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RATINGS: 123   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.88   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
Another idea from the abbey Brewed in the tradition of the monks of Wissembourg, who had their beer made on the current site of the brewery, Wendelinus is the result of a centuries-old know-how. Beneath its amber colour and creamy head is an abbey beer with a range of flavours that mature on the palate with every mouthful. Strong, with a pleasant touch of bitterness, this is a beer to be savoured for its persistent mellowness and caramelized fruity flavours. Take your time with it! Une autre idée de l’abbaye Derrière sa robe aux reflets ambrés et sa mousse onctueuse se cache une bière d’abbaye aux parfums multiples qui murissent en bouche à chaque gorgée. Puissante avec une agréable pointe d’amertume, cette bière de dégustation sait aussi surprendre grâce à son moelleux persistant en bouche et ses notes caramélisées et fruitées

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
kirk36 (174) - Peabody, Massachusetts, USA - SEP 2, 2013
Beer of the month selection. Pour this into the disposal. Carbonated black licorice. Nasty stuff. I did not like this. Nauseating. Strong sweet upfront and then black licorice. Gross. Nasty. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Jrwhitney6 (388) - - AUG 21, 2013
Not sure why this beer seems to be so unpopular with other reviewers. Pours a beautiful, incredibly clear orange color with a finger of foam that is retained for a while. Pleasant aroma of burnt sugar and honey. Doesn't taste as good a or looks or smells, but still good. A little syrupy, with caramel, spice and a hint of alcohol on the finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Scipio (756) - Palatine, Illinois, USA - AUG 12, 2013
Pours a mostly clear, darker golden with a minimal off white head. The aroma is kind of sweet and contains mainly yeast and caramel, along with softer impressions of apple and orange. The taste is pretty boring. I only find bread and caramel with a very faint tart. There is minimal aftertaste. Medium in body with with a thick texture. The mouthful feels flat. I wouldn’t recommend this.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
altonbrownd (4348) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - AUG 10, 2013
On tap in resto in Cancale, Bretagne. Golden body with slight head. Nose is malty, yeasty. Taste malty, sweet, spicy. A tad dull. Slight bitter in the finish. Okay.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
cheap (4674) - Beaver Valley, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 8, 2013
J’e suis fice unique. Smell is quite crisp, hints of lod lager in dare. Taste is a little rude from the start, not well mannered. From a small 250 mL bottle. Yes, session is a little difficult for a lager lover. Tastes like an old bottle, but perhaps this is the personality of the brew. Was expecting something a little more refined. Finish is difficult. Not sure if there was any significant co2 in this brew.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Nisse666 (5215) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAR 29, 2013
Bottle from Spirited Wines Edinburgh cons 2013-03-28 Uddingston AR: corny, bready, AP: pale golden, gigantic stouthy foamy white head F: bready, corn, white sugary - done the scottish lead pipes ;)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
northropfrye (2839) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - MAR 29, 2013
Disappointing. Oragen syrup aroma. Maltiness, sweet. Weak flavour. Not a great beverage.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ManVsBeer (6219) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 9, 2013
Abbey bier with taste but quite dry that gives it a blander character. Light golden with no head.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
erickok (4340) - Leuven, BELGIUM - MAR 9, 2013
Very clear body, white lace and golden appearance. Very standard stuff. Very clean yeast aroma, some light malts, very boring. Taste is fizzy, some light bitterness, very dimmed down taste. Refreshing, luckily, so at least that’s good. Really hard to write anything interesting about this. As standard as can be. (On tap at a bar in Dinan)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Bart (2938) - Brussels, BELGIUM - FEB 27, 2013
Golden blond, very light carbonation. Small white head. Light fruity, light malty sweet aroma. Medium to full palate. Finish is malty sweet fruity, light yeasty hinted. Rather sweet beer, not really my taste.

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