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


on tap

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RATINGS: 2202   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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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.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jcc83 (137) - Athens, Georgia, USA - NOV 4, 2004
Beautiful bottle pours forth a beautiful brew: hazy orange body, with streams of carbonation, suspended solids, and a giant creamy white head. Aroma is crisp, sweet, fruity and floral with a substantial skunkiness. Wonderful spicy, floral flavor with strong sweetness from the malts balanced beautifully by grassy/citrusy notes from the hops, trailing off to a delicate finish of sweet perfume. My first saison, and a truly wonderful beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bb (6851) - Alamo, California, USA - NOV 4, 2004
Bottle. Hazy golden beer with a huge white head. Slightly skunked aroma - damn green bottles - but you also get spice, a fresh citrusy aroma, yeast. Citrus, pepper, old hop, yeast, and bready flavors. Lively carbonation. Slightly bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Quetzalcoatl (153) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - OCT 30, 2004
Murky yellow with a thick white head. Aroma is surprisingly faint, just hints of fruit and yeast. First sips are slightly sweet, but ends very dry. Rather light bodied; full of citrus flavors and doughy yeast.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
snoot (286) - Anaheim, California, USA - OCT 29, 2004
Hazy gold, some small yeast particles, and a big rocky white head. Aroma is yeasty, slightly peppery and musty. Great dry finish after a sweet and slighly tart beginning.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
scraff (2121) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - OCT 25, 2004
Hazy dark gold, yeasties, HUGE rocky white head. Complex aroma that came off with a fresh white pepper, spicy lemon bread, tangerine, with a very light barnyard funk to it. This ale is well balanced, yet nicely bittered to round it out. Medium to full bodied, lively carbonation, super dry, peppery citirc finish. A true gem that kicks much ass! Top notch....

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AndersR (195) - Århus, DENMARK - OCT 24, 2004
0.25 bottle. Cloudy blonde color with huge whit head that lasts. Fruity aroma with hints of yeast. Malty flavor with a pleasent dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Aldrighetti (163) - Coltura, ITALY - OCT 17, 2004
Tutored tasting with Italian beer expert Lorenzo "Kuaska" Dabove.. Hazy golden colour, rocky white head, mostly lasting. Strong hoppy (peppery) on a delicate aroma of honey, tropical fruits (avocado). Taste gives bitter herbal flavor, honey and bread dough. Great bitter aftertaste. Medium body, long finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
eboats (1082) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - OCT 15, 2004
Hazy straw blonde in color with a white head. Aroma was of banana, yeast, and cloves. This one had a banana and lemon flavors that weren’t very strong. There was a hidden yeast taste in the middle with a light bitter finish with a citrus orange peel taste. This brew is light and smooth, and at the same time complex because it has quite a few flavors that don’t jump out at your right away.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Aubrey (3431) - Bellingham, Washington, USA - OCT 13, 2004
Cloudy and glowing yellow-orange with a foamy, lasting head. Spicy, sharp nose with skunky nips, yeast and hay. Light, champagne-like carbonation, which was nice. Light, but flavorful, malts exuded throughout. Notes of sweet crackers and tangerines. Incredible balance throughout, on many levels. Dryish finish with nice lingering flavors. Nothing over the top; very pleasant to drink, and even after polishing off a bottle, it continued to keep my interest.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Hildigöltur (5104) - København, DENMARK - OCT 8, 2004
Hazy golden/orange coloured. Yeasty, fruity and slightly funky aroma. The flavour is sweet and fruity with notes of yeasty and spices. Smooth and pleasant.

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