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Nothing is more evocative of summer than the beautiful aroma of flowers, and the favored flowers of brewers are hops. Our brand new summer ale, Fleur de Houblon (Hop Flowers), is brewed to bring the many elements of summer into a refreshing and easy-to-drink Belgian-style ale. Fleur de Houblon is a rich gold color with distinct floral hops in the aroma that follow through in the taste. Whole-cone Bravo hops are used to impart their earthy, fruity, and floral aromas and flavors. The body and flavor are clean and dry, with pleasing complexity and spicy notes from both primary and secondary fermentation with our unique Ommegang house yeast.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jtw (1112) - farmington, Michigan, USA - AUG 10, 2013
12 oz bottle pours out a hazy cut-hay color with a luxurious pillow of white foam atop. grassy hops and yeasty spicy notes - carbonation level: spritz. hints of acidity and tartness and an overall pleasant hoppiness that does evoke summer. nice even finish and a bit of alcohol buzz... enjoyable brew!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
pineypower (2546) - Pine Barrens, New Jersey, USA - AUG 10, 2013
Pours a somewhat cloudy straw color with a big white head. Aroma is grass, citrus rind, floral hops, grains and lightly fruity yeast. Taste is refreshing and well balanced. Grainy bread, citrus rind, floral hops, lightly fruity yeast, straw. Solid session. I like it.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sammy (8939) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 7, 2013
A very light and refreshing ale, with a nice bitterness. On tap at The Belgian Cafe in Philly. Kind of a saison.Cloudy golden body.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
suprchunk (2342) - Crestview, Florida, USA - AUG 5, 2013
Clear golden colored pour. Big white head that sticks around for quite a while. Plenty of lacing. Nice aroma of hops, malt and yeast. Much akin to Duvel Dry Hopping series. Taste is hoppy and malty with the familiar notes of Belgian yeast. Very good.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
troupos40 (67) - New Jersey, USA - AUG 4, 2013
Poured from a 12 oz bottle into a pint glass, light golden color and lots of carbonation. Strong citrus aromas pleasing to the nose. Light sweet taste on the tongue. Lively carbonation on the palate and a nice medium body. Overall a nicely balanced summer beer with lots to bring to the table, highly recommended

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Emeister84 (1129) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - AUG 4, 2013
Aromas of wild flowers and a slight fruitiness, apples, golden raisins. Yellow-gold with a lasting white head. Dry, earthy, snappy. Light bodied, very refreshing.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
joeyplush (648) - Garnet Valley, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 3, 2013
On Tap at Reading Terminal. Crisp and hoppy with notes of citrus. Refreshing ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
dlbeer (842) - Wisconsin, USA - AUG 1, 2013
Bottle. Smells of flowery hops and yeast. Great combination of the two comes through in the flavor. Very nice beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
backdaft (230) - Menasha Red Light District, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 1, 2013
On tap @ Fox River House. Pour is a hazy yellow/gold with a BIG white head. Nose is of Belgian yeast and spicy floral hops and a wee bit of bubblegum. Flavor is spicy floral hops, biscuit, pepper, and citrus. Light bodied and actively carbonated. This comes off as more of a hoppy saison; nice!

3.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jkbachman (179) - - JUL 31, 2013
Pours a hazy gold. Delicate fruity and spicy aroma. Malt bill is like a Belgian wit - the sharpness of the wheat pairs well with the Bravo hop profile. An easy drinking hopped up Belgian Wit. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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