Brewed by Brasserie Dupont
Style: Saison
Tourpes-Leuze, Belgium
Serve in Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 2549   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.82/5   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Bottle conditioned.
Saison Dupont is a classic Belgian farmhouse ale. This is a beautifully balanced, complex beer that has a refreshing fruitiness and long, dry finish. It is bottled unfiltered so it may be cloudy or have a slight sediment but this is normal and perfectly natural.

For export relabeled as "Vieille Provision".

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JJClark (551) - Roscoe, Illinois, USA - MAR 17, 2007
33cl Bottle. Pours a yellow golden color with fluffy white head. Aroma of citrus, pears and malt. Taste is fruity and crisp. Finishes with a lemony hop flavor. All around nicely balanced beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Maverick34 (3014) - New York, USA - MAR 11, 2007
Bottle. Pours cloudy yellow with lots of head. Lemony with some bitter/hops. Interesting.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Hoser (372) - Cowtown, Alberta, CANADA - MAR 9, 2007
UPDATED: AUG 23, 2008 The standard by which all other Saison’s should be measured. Hoppy, crisp foral and amazing on tap or in the bottle. Page 398 of Michael Jackson’s Great Beer and only 267 of Classic 500 Brewst to go.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
alkisvt (10) - seattle, Washington, USA - MAR 9, 2007
this was a little disapointing for a belgium! it was a little predictable, very simular to duval,nice color and aroma but stale!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
shp555 (2024) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAR 8, 2007
Pours a hazy straw yellow color with a big fluffy head white head. Aroma is of spicy corriander and orange peel. Flavor is light malt with a nice bitter corriander and orange peel finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bradmccarroll (57) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - MAR 7, 2007
UPDATED: MAR 9, 2007 From the tap, this beer has a fruity scent with hints of orange and lemon. It is quite cloudy, but a pure gold color and leaves a fine lacing around the glass. The flavor matches the smell, fruity, of oranges and lemons, with hints of spices coming through. It’s got light body with a smooth, slightly bitter finish. The Saison Dupont is a VERY drinkable beer. I highly suggest having one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
goozen (3847) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - MAR 7, 2007
Tap at ZBF: Not biological but the original dark blond saison ale with splendid bitter aftertaste, it will quench your thirst right well.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jstraw (1965) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 3, 2007
Pale, cloudy orange with big foamy head & superb lacing. Flavors of lemon, bread, and coriander overwhelmed by excessive (bitter) hops. A little out of balance to my taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
cgarvieuk (21897) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 3, 2007
pale golden orange colour with a loose foam head.sharp citrus hop aroma, full mouth feel with a little creamyness as it sparkles in mouth. rounded fruity malt. nice and complex. with a nice little sour in finish

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
BeerFanDan17 (1084) - Brunswick, Maine, USA - MAR 2, 2007
Disappointing Ale. Most Belgian ales are rich and golden. This one was dense and bitter. I don’t expect this from a good Belgian brewery. Hints of lemon maybe, but overall bitter.

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