Brewed by Brasserie Sainte Hélène
Style: Foreign Stout
Florenville, Belgium


on tap


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RATINGS: 70   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66/5   IBU: 68   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
Pilsner malt, Münich, coffee malt, and Special BI; Brewers Gold & Challlenger hops.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
fonefan (44143) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 9, 2010

Bottle 750ml.

Clear medium to dark red brown color with a large, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, light brown to beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, caramel, chocolate, cacao, moderate hoppy, moderate yeasty, barnyard, leather. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, chocolate - cacao, brett. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20101022]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (40865) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 16, 2009
75 cL bottle, purchased at Delerium, Brussels. Pours hazy and dark brown head with a huge white head. Dark malty, light spiced hoppy and roasted. Roasted malty and light liqourice note. Lingering dark malty into the finish. Smooth malty and yeasty into the far finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ungstrup (34696) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - DEC 16, 2009
Bottled. An unclear dark amber with a lazing tan head. The aroma has notes of caramel, alcohol, and a bit of fruit. The flavor is sweet with strong notes of caramel, malt, alcohol, and wood, leading to a dry finish. Thanks yespr for sharing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
joergen (26202) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 5, 2012
Draught at Moeder Lambic. Black coloured with a medium sized beige head. Sweet and roasted aroma of caramel, hops and dark chocolate with notes of dried fruits and fridge. Sweet and roasted flavour of dried fruits, liquorice and hops. Roasted finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (25472) - Vasa, FINLAND - DEC 5, 2010
Bottled@fonefan. Deep amber colour with not too much head. Aroma is caramel malts, fruits, some quite bittery notes as well as mild spices and yeast. Flavour is caramel malts, some fruityness, mild spicy and yesty notes as well as dark dry fruits.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 16, 2009
Bottle 75 cl. Courtesy of yespr. Pours a slightly hazy reddish brown with a dense beige head leaving laces. Sweet, fruity nose with some roasted malts and nuts. Solid body, vitamin c, fruit and hard roasted malts, a little yeast a little nuts and quite some alcohol in the finish. 161209

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
omhper (23725) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - JUL 13, 2011
Bottled, thanks baggio! Cloudy near black, rich beige head. Aroma of salted winegums, viokla and licorice. Mid sweet with soft mouthfeel and full body. Flavours of licrorice, marzipan and tobacco. Lots of dusty resiny bitterness. Typical Belgian stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (22493) - , Essex, ENGLAND - FEB 9, 2013
11th February 2012
Opaque dark brown beer, tidy pale tan head. Semi dry palate, very mild carbonation. Coffee like dark malt, a little spice. A little lactose. Nice subtle fruits underneath. Semi dry finish. All right.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
cgarvieuk (21899) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 27, 2013
Bottle at demolen... Deep dark black... Thin tan head... Soft dark ovaltine nose... Sweet malt... Little too creamy... Sift easy roast

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Travlr (21679) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - FEB 25, 2010
750 ml bottle at Peiffeschof. Off menu, recommendation of the barman to pair with local goat cheese. Clear maroon with a massive beige head and phenomenal lacing. Aroma of chocolate and butterscotch. Flavor has cocoa powder,dark roasted malts and toffee. Slight bitter finish, but it’s mostly malt.

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