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RATINGS: 315   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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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.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
travita (3964) - Frisco, Texas, USA - JUN 14, 2014
Bottle. The look is golden in color, white head, and clear. The smell is is white chocolate, butter, grain, perfumed, sweet, spiced. The taste is wheat, butter, white chocolate. Hops, perfume.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jkwalking05 (3759) - Arlington, Texas, USA - JUN 14, 2014
12 oz bottle. Gold and hazy with a decent white head. Aroma is of grain, citrus, grass, and light pine. Taste is of malt, grain, grass, citrus, and floral.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
OsuStu (49) - - JUN 12, 2014
12 oz bottle. Pours a hazy gold with a thick white head. Floral and citrus aromas. Nice carbonation. Yeasty, honey, pepper, bread. Finished spicy and dry.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JaBier (4887) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - JUN 11, 2014
On tap at Winking Lizard Crosswoods on 6/5/14. Clear gold pour with a thick white head. Aroma of coriander, malt, banana and pepper. Coriander and pepper flavor with some malt before a dry, floral finish.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dorwart (2375) - Robbinsville, New Jersey, USA - JUN 9, 2014
Thin bright white head of fine bubbles with great carbonation. Light citrusy and grassy aroma with some dried flowers, lemon and light grains. Color is a clear bright gold. Moderate bitterness in the flavor with some dandelion leaves, mint, lemon grass and claky grains. Lively in the mouth from all of the carbonation. Finishes dry and slightly citrus bitter. A pretty good belgian summer ale.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jtclockwork (8445) - , New Jersey, USA - JUN 8, 2014
Bottle. Pours yellow with white head. Nose/taste of florals, lemon, light spice and peppercorn. Light bodied.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mikedR (1222) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - JUN 8, 2014
Very nice. Smooth. Floral is the name of the game here, in aroma and flavor. Solid Belgian yeast underpinning. Recommended. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AdamJackson (2626) - Enfield, New Hampshire, USA - JUN 7, 2014
Yeasty honey and bread forward. Taste is sweet coriander. And honey with pilsener corn taste.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
reberiii (329) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 7, 2014
Clean floral scent with a background of citrus. Prickly carb, vibrant. Hazy, cloudy with sediment. Few fingers of foam. Sweetish middle on the tongue with biscuit and Belgian yeast. Finishes dry with a floral/earthy lingering effect.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
jmanock (21) - - JUN 5, 2014
despite the name, not too overly hoppy of a belgian pale. pours beautiful yellow and foamy. aroma like a white wine, and belgian yeast perfume. dry finish and taste like a champagne w/ bitter lemon peel and yeast. refreshing, but pretty standard. probably is a ton better really fresh.


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