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In the hop capital of Belgium, Hommel is the word for humulus, the plant genus where hops reside. Our Hommel Bier defies tradition by combining North American malts, Pacific Northwest hops, and a Belgian yeast strain. The result is a beer that combines earthy and spicy tones from the yeast with a slight orange note contributed by the hops. We think it’s buzzworthy.


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4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
scarletfire65 (952) - Rockaway Park, New York, USA - SEP 29, 2012
Pours a cloudy orange, huge fluffy white head. Aroma of green tropical fruit, mango, yeast, funk. Medium bodied, vinous, good acidity, flavors of green table grapes, coriander, white pepper, barnyard yeast, fruity but not sweet, hoppy finish.


3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MrChopin (3280) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - SEP 8, 2014
[ Tap ][ 10oz ][ @Menomale ][ $9 ][ snifter ][ 8/15/14 ]
Hazy gold, tepid top with thin white ring, light lacing. Doughy nose, heavy honey sweetness with light acidity, citrus, peppery grass, light dirty yeast esters. Plastic hint front palate, incredibly juicy tangerine, melon, with low carbonation at front. Dusty grass emerges mid, high minerality in absence of malt through finish, more yeast presence in faint gum, booze definitely noticeable through thin, fizzy finish.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
tastybeer (1728) - Bloomington, Indiana, USA - AUG 31, 2014
Draft. Gold pour, white head. Good retention/some lace. Aroma is estery, dough, citrus, grassy. Taste is lightly bitter, ester, bread, earth, grass. Palate has average carbonation, slick, light bitter finish.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dogbrick (8133) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - AUG 3, 2014
Sample at Birch And Barley/Churchkey. Clear orange-yellow color with a medium fluffy white head that dissipates gradually to an outer ring. Strings of lacing on the glass. Aroma of herbal yeast, citrus and hops. Light to medium body with flavors of citrus, yeast, floral hops and malt. The finish is fruity with a floral hops aftertaste. Above average overall.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rrauth (1196) - North Carolina, USA - AUG 1, 2014
carried over from untapped to try and organize my beers in one spot for synchronicity.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
blipp (6111) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - JUL 15, 2014
Draft. Pours gold with a white head. Wheaty base, with some spicy yeast, faint banana-like fruity notes, and a light spritzy/seltzer quality. Pretty good.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
weihenweizen (1732) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - JUN 22, 2014
Refrigerated 75 cl brown bottle poured into a tulip. Pours clear light orange with huge white head. Aroma is floral hops, medium body, medium carbonation, and some big bubble lacing. Taste is floral hops, spicy hops, earthy yeast, and dry finish. Good Belgian Ale.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
troyc (2473) - Illinois, USA - MAY 8, 2014
[Tap] Slightly hazy bright amber pour. Large cap of white head. Nice hop aroma is accented by straw notes, yeasty esters and white pepper. Taste includes spicy Belgian yeasts, pine, pineapple, orange zest and also floral notes. Rich mouthfeel. Dry finish. Another nice beer from Perennial.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jayzz (328) - Illinois, USA - APR 30, 2014
Not one of my favorite perennial beers, but it is a flavor filled Belgian with a bit of a bitter long finish.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
solidfunk (3997) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - APR 15, 2014
A big dirty hay taste here which is great. Finishes a little sour, some funk. Very light Belgian yeast and some bubblegum. Pours orange without much head or lacing. On tap at DC Beer Festival.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lubiere (9999) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - APR 6, 2014
A lightly hazed golden ale with a thin lacing white head. In aroma, sweet caramel malt with smooth floral hops, nice. In mouth, a light caramel malt with light grassy floral hops, faint citrus, light bodied, OK. On tap at Corner Foodery.


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