RateBeer
Home >


Mont Salève Barley Wine Chardonnay Barrel Aged


 No Score 

Requires
more ratings

Brewed by Mont Salève
Style: Barley Wine
Neydens, France
Serve in Snifter

bottling
unknown

on tap
unknown

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 2   MEAN: 3.55/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.95   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 315   ABV: 10.5%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Editor’s note: it uses the normal Barley Wine label, "chardonnay" is not on the label.
1st known batch, on sale in February 2012
2nd known batch, on sale in December 2012, with bbd October 2014 lot 1


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jaghana (3912) - Strasbourg (France), FRANCE - SEP 20, 2013
Bottle 75cl from the brewery kindly shared by Dominique. A slightly cloudy amber ale with low head. Nose is very vinous with wood and sour touch. Aroma is on the vinous part too, slightly sour, lot of oak and red fruit touch, some diacetyl, long sour and fruity aftertaste, very interesting, quite complex, a bit too yeast like.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
fiulijn (14552) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 6, 2012
Bottle from La Cave à Bulles, Paris
Dark amber color, clean, with small head, short persistence. The first whiff is delicate and vinous, leaving space later to some caramel, candi sugar, oak. The body is slimmer than expected; caramel flavor with very moderate sweetness, the alcohol perception is a bit too much, it has nevertheless an additional dimension given by the wine barrel.
Pleasant, but a bit boozy, not fully satisfying.


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 »





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