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Trois Dames Oud Bruin

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Brewed by Trois Dames
Style: Sour Red/Brown
Sainte-Croix, Switzerland
Serve in Snifter, Tulip, Tumbler

bottled
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on tap
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RATINGS: 153   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Née de la rencontre fortuite d’une stout forte et d’une fermentation d’abricots du Valais qui jamais n’atteignit l’alambic du distillateur auquel elle était destinée, notre Oud Bruin (flamand pour "vieille brune") est une interprétation assez peu orthodoxe de ses cousines belges.
Elle en garde cependant le délicat équilibre aigre-doux, entre une solide ossature maltée assise sur des malts, aux notes caramélisées, chocolatées, rôties et fruitées, dans laquelle vient se fondre le vin d’abricot avec son acidité lactique, ses notes de cuir et d’étable liées aux levures sauvages, et une discrète note d’abricot.
La finale est légèrement amère et le tout se déroule tout en harmonie sur le palais.
Une bière unique, d’une grande buvabilité mais joliment complexe, entre douceur, fruité et acidité. Elle se mariera avec l’agneau, le canard, les moules, les crustacés ou des fromages à pâte molle ou mi-dure.
Série limitée de 1.200 bouteilles de 75cl, 7.2% d’alcool/volume, 35 unités internationales d’amertume (IBU).
Avec un grand merci au Journal de Ste-Croix pour l’aimable mise à disposition d’un local suffisamment tempéré pour la refermentation en bouteille cet hiver!
Santé!



2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
ekstedt (5456) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 26, 2014
Bottle (75 cl) from Systembolaget. Dark chestnut, medium beige head. Smoked manure aroma, mature cheese, some red fruit. Medium bodied, medium carbonation. Semi dry, medium acidity.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
pilsnerrogge (2503) - Finspång, SWEDEN - SEP 12, 2014
Bottled:
Pours deep redish brown with a mid sized head.
Sourish aroma of raspberries, cherries, funk and chocolate.
Sour taste with notes of grapefruit, cherries, funk and apricots.
Really good!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Nisse666 (4216) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 16, 2014
Big bottle from SB cons 2014-08-16 Göteborg AR: sour, kriekish, dust, dadels AP: dark brown reddish, fizzy stouthy créme brown head F: sour, kriekish, youghurt, rich carbonation, dry, tart,

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
SamTheBarrel (458) - Vallentuna, SWEDEN - AUG 9, 2014
750ml 2014 years vintage brown bottle labelled Grande Dame Oud Bruin, label pictures a woman sipping beer, poured into a Tulip glass. Appearance is cloudy sienna brown with a small khaki colored head that quickly reduced. Aroma of cherries, plums and notes of oak wood. Flavours of cherries, plums, oak wood notes, vanilla and a hint of vinegar and chocolate. Taste is light sweet, medium bitter and medium sour. Palate is medium bodied, smooth texture and soft carbonation. Overall Grande Dame is delicious, a pleasant tartness and flavour complexity.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
salvaticas (439) - - AUG 5, 2014
On tap at Tørst. Pours a purplish red. Slightly sour on the nose. Medium bitterness with a long finish. Somewhat of a weird aftertaste, but pretty good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BrewBoxer (2025) - New York, New York, USA - AUG 3, 2014
Draft at torst Williamsburg Brooklyn .pours a dark brown color with no head. Kind of light on the fruitiness and a more mild Flanders red

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dfroms (262) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - JUL 2, 2014
Draft at The Sampler. Pours reddish brown. Aroma is sour cherry, plum, cocoa, banana. Taste is nicely balanced sour cherry, sour plum, oak tannins, banana, cocoa. Good but slightly lacking in body.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Holmen1 (2509) - Stavanger, NORWAY - JUN 26, 2014
Fra fat på Cafe Baran, Bergen, sammen med Børge: lett uklar mørk brun med kortvarig off white sum. Aroma av sure bær, vanilje (eikefat?), aprikos, malt. Deilig balanse mellom surhet, bitterhet og sødme i smaken, hvor den fine surheten naturlig nok dominerer. Tørr avslutning gjør at jeg gjerne griper til glasset igjen.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
williamstome (892) - Somerville, Massachusetts, USA - JUN 22, 2014
Last hit of this beer before it tapped @ Local 44 in Philly. Very deep red-brown pour, medium foamy tan head. Wonderful aroma of tart and tropical fruits, with hay notes. Very tart apple-ish flavor. Crisp and sharp.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Meilby (7651) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 21, 2014
Draught @ Baran Café, Bergen
Pours clear amber/brown with a off-white head. Aroma is sour with notes of malt, berries, funky, vinegar, wood and hint of caramel, Taste is light to medium sweet, medium sour and light to medium bitter with a long sour, berry and slightly bitter finish. Body is medium, texture is thin to oily, carbonation is soft.


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