overall
41
45
style
RATINGS: 175   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This style originated in Belgium to compete with the pilsners from Czechoslovakia, Germany, and Poland. It is a fruity ale with very strong carbonation, with complex, spicy flavors like cloves.

A tick is a star rating
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5


5
silva6411 (55) - King, North Carolina, USA - DEC 31, 2017
Holy shit what a beer. Smells and looks great. The taste then hits and it's smooth yet abv is nicely high ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
ManVsBeer (11134) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 23, 2017
Bottle from Harris Teeter, Hampstead, North Carolina. Golden with a carbonation. Strong tasting well styled Belgian ale with banana eventually coming to the fore in both aroma and taste.

2.5
nickd717 (4996) - San Francisco, California, USA - APR 20, 2017
Bottle. Hazy golden with a lasting white head. Aroma is phenolic, banana bread, aside. Flavor is somewhat sweet, lots of fruity esters, some spice, virtually no bitterness. Medium body, lower carbonation. Meh

3
GenDV138 (7828) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - JUN 20, 2016
12 oz bottle courtesy of a friend, thanks Mike! Hazy orange with a little off-white head. Aromas of banana, herbs and cloves, wheat, a touch of alcohol. Tastes of banana, herbs, cloves, malt, some citrus. Medium-light body with a dry finish.

3.3
chinchill (5377) - South Carolina, USA - DEC 31, 2015
12 oz bottle, marked brewed May 2011 (from 2011 notes), poured into a pint glass. Some of the additional sediment in bottom of bottle added after the first few sips. A - Hazy golden color, darker than a standard American lager, with a 1 finger of-white head. The head has moderate duration and leaves little lacing. Sediment (yeast?) in bottom of glass. Sediment suspended Aroma: Mainly a moderately strong, fruity and yeasty. Hints of coriander. cloves & cinnamon in the nose The 7% ABV is partly apparent in the nose although mostly hidden upon tasting. Taste: this is a surprisingly malty ale with a fine yeasty Belgian bent. a good bit of clove, and some mild tartness. Different from any beer I can remember and with very enjoyable flavor, finish and aftertaste. M - medium-light body; well-chosen carbonation; semi-dry finish; lightly crisp.

3.7
lobosaintori (89) - - NOV 25, 2015
Pours a nice but slightly cloudy gold with a thin white head that lingers nicely. sweet fruity aroma. Citrus without the bitterness, smooth and sweet but not excessively. finishes with the crispness of a granny smith apple.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



A tick is a star rating
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5