Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Belgian Ale
Stockholm, Sweden


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RATINGS: 461   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.55/5   IBU: 37   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Tired of talking my friends into pit stops at beer bars before heading “out” - in fear of having to drink bland lager all night - I set out to craft an ale that would act as companion throughout the evening. Leon is assertively hopped and fermented dry using champagne yeast. The yeast and the hops in combination with a simple malt bill provides the beer with a quality of being rich in taste yet refreshing.



   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Wojo21 (240) - Pelplin, POLAND - MAY 14, 2016
Bardzo ładny, rześki aromat, cytrusy, przyprawy. Kolor złocisty, klarowne, wysoka piana, ładny lacing. W smaku delikatne, wytrawne, tutaj też cytrusy, przyprawy, fajnie wszystko zbalansowane, goryczka raczej niska, zalegająca. Bardzo dobre i pijalne piwo.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Stuu666 (10879) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 13, 2016
Keg at ushers. Pours clear golden amber, nose is light orange, wheat, toffee, taste is similar, burnt rubber.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
knasputte78 (608) - SWEDEN - MAY 5, 2016
Lätt och frisk. Lite jäst och fruktighet blir en fin balans. Något tunn utan att bjuda på något extra ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
ArtificialCyst (625) - Szczecin, POLAND - MAY 4, 2016
Aroma: Citrus, lemon, red apple, peach, lot of spices. Appearance: Head is bit too high - makes drinking harder, quite dense and stiff with some lacing, color is pale golden. Taste: Similar to a saison, very spicy, light, fruity (lime, pineapple, peach), bitterness is quite low, peppery.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tricksta_p (3622) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - APR 26, 2016
Bottle at home. Aroma is pale malt, zesty citrus, lemon, spicy yeast, strong hoppy notes. Flavour is moderate to medium bitter. Body is medium, has a fairly dry finish. Nicely hoppy and fruity Belgian style ale.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GoufCustom (1654) - HONG KONG - APR 24, 2016

330ml bottle bought at HK Brewcraft in Central.

Looks: Clear golden colour with a thin trace of dirt-like yeast sediments; Explosive two and a half finger head and long lasting crumpety white foam; Beautiful sticky lacing with quite fizzy carbonation.

Aroma: Very fragrant malt, with citrus essence, pitted prunes, dry white wine, candied fruits, grapes, berries, light perfume, sugar, light spices and strong Bel yeast.

Taste: Mid to light sweet malt, with fair caramel, light red fruits, floral, molasses, spices, strong wine yeast, moderate lemon, moderate bitter hops and grass.

Body: Medium body. Smooth and slick palate.

Mouth Feel: Good Ale maltyness in fairly sturdy and creamy background with better red fruits and some caramel. Strong European hops dominates with floral, fair lemon and notable grassy bitterness. Moderate sweetness, good dry winey feel and yeast. Simple but crisp and nice!

Hoppiness: Citrus and light spices in nose. Floral, spices, fair lemon and grass in taste. Bitterness is moderate for a lasting, close to mid astringent bitter sweet finish.

After Taste: Fairly dry. Spicy, winey and fairly bitter to mouth.

Comments: A simple but effective Belgian Pale Ale, with champagne yeast contributes greatly in beautiful heads, nice assorted fruity aroma and some dryish winey taste, plus good malt, just right sweetness and strong lemony hops made it as if this is a hoppy champagne beer. A resounding ‘Yes’!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ciocanelu (1434) - Timisoara, ROMANIA - APR 18, 2016
750 ml cork & cage bottle. First glass has a clear light amber color with frothy, off-white head. Aroma has sweet malts with a caramel touch and some floral and slightly spicy belgian yeast. Taste starts balanced with some yeast notes like grass and hay, not funky at all, just clean farmhouse notes. Finishes hoppy and quite bitter. Aftertaste is hoppy and dry. Body is quite smooth with soft carbonation. I didn’t expect that when I saw the huge head it formed. Really nice example of a belgian yeast and american hops combination.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
suurjuust (2914) - ESTONIA - APR 16, 2016
Bottle. Hazy yellow beer, smallish white head. Nose is hops and toasty malt, fruit notes. Hoppy and grassy flavor, perfume, some citrus, mildly toasty malt. Somewhat acidic hops in the finish, malt notes. Dry and spritzy mouthfeel. Refreshing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
romanstep (277) - Warszawa, POLAND - APR 10, 2016
UPDATED: JUN 22, 2016 W nosie aromaty fenolowe, drożdżowe, dalej kwiaty, miód i przyprawy. Barwa złota, opalizujące, piana średniej wysokości, bardzo drobna. W smaku przeważa strona belgijska czyli jest owocowo jakby brzoskwinia, pieprzenie i drożdżowo. Goryczka dość wyraźna jak na styl belgijski. Średnie wysycenie. Kran w Jabeer

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rami_pl (2061) - Warszawa, POLAND - APR 3, 2016
Przeklejka: Rami Rami is drinking a Leon by Omnipollo at Jabeerwocky Pieprzowo, miodowo, brzoskwiniowo, ciut saisonowe, bardzo pijalne, cacy

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