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100
style
Brewed by Dieu du Ciel
Style: Stout
Montreal, Canada

bottled
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on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 1365   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.05/5   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Black ale with aromas and flavours of vanilla, dark chocolate, bourbon and roasted malt. The vanilla and cocoa marry nicely, without out-competing each other, to produce a surprisingly well balanced beer. This beer is mildly hoppy, but the cocoa introduces a touch of bitterness. Its colour may be intimidating, but it is a very smooth beer within reach of most beer drinkers. This highly appreciated dessert beer is brewed with organic fair-trade cocoa and first rate vanilla beans.

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4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
jlf278 (288) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - NOV 10, 2010
This is one great smelling, fabulous tasting beer. It’s probably the most chocolatey beer I’ve ever had and it shows remarkable balance with a very subtle sweetness and just enough bitterness. The head is not impressive at all, detracting a little, but otherwise a stellar beer, and easily one of my favorites. Another win for dieu du ciel!


4
Inbreak (6117) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - JUL 22, 2017
Old rating rerated 04.04 2015, 0,34l bottle @ The Flying Elk, Stockholm:
Nice light brown creamy mediumlasting head. Aroma is slightly rich and sweet, caramel pudding, vanilla, dark malts, dark sugar, lactose, licorice, coffee, burnt caramel, chocolate pudding. Taste is slightly dry, dark malts, vanilla, cocoa, grass, lactose, licorice, coffee, hay, burnt caramel. Medium bitterness, slightly dry mouthfeel. Nice and very easy drinking.

4.1
Arve_Christian (5147) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 16, 2017
On bottle from Vinmonopolet sandefjord 2 weeks ago. Black color, good offwhite foam. High aroma intensity: cocoa nibs, vanilla, leather, dark choclate. Full body & high complexity. Some sweetness, good bitterness and balance. Very enjoyable

4.5
dorain (302) - Berlin, GERMANY - JUL 6, 2017
Vom Fass im Muted Horn Berlin 2017-07 getrunken. Eine wunderbare, sehr harmische Komposition aus Aromen von dunkler Schokolade, Vanilie, etwas Kokus und Kaffeenoten. Mit der Nitrozapfanlage steht die "Kaffeecrema" einfach pefekt!

4
melush (4144) - SPAIN - JUL 6, 2017
As Dieu du Ciel Aphrodite 33cl Bottle @ Bier Kraft, Seville, Spain. Black colour with a thin tan head. Aroma is malt, cocoa, licorice, vanilla. Taste is malt, chocolate, spices, slightly tart. Medium body, average carbonation.

4.7
dunklermessias (205) - Lüneburg, GERMANY - JUL 5, 2017
On tap at Muted Horn Berlin. Wow, what a beer! Comes with a deep black color and a picturesque tan head (I love those Nitro-Taps). Fine aroma of dark coffe, roated malts, nuts, vanilla, slightly cocoa. Taste is good as the nose. Lots of dark coffee and dark chocolate. Very smooth, perfectly balanced. Yeah! Love this (and it is not my favourite style!).

4
biir (1366) - Berlin, - JUL 2, 2017
Tap at Muted Horn - dark brown color with creamy beige head. taste is cocoa, vanilla, coffee, cereals. medium sweet. fine carbonation. just great at every time of the day!

3.5
Rune (12813) - Tromsø, NORWAY - JUN 26, 2017
341ml bottle as Dieu du Ciel Aphrodite, lot 108, bought at Vinmonopolet City Nord. Crocheted lacing from a bubbly, tan-coloured head. Jet black body. Inviting cocoa aroma. Blended taste profile of cocoa powder, earthy malts and a backdrop of coffee. Vanilla chocolate hints towards the ending, nicely roasted. Fine bodied. Nice. (Bodø 20.05.2017).

4.3
Fullpintofbeer (383) - Bristol, Somerset, ENGLAND - JUN 10, 2017
Bottle @Wvrst, Toronto Small beige head, very dark brown colour. Aroma: vanilla, cocoa, coffee. Lightly tart taste with coffee/dry aftertaste. Full body, soft carbonation. Very nicely balanced, drinkable.

3.2
nilsas (4130) - Bryne, NORWAY - JUN 5, 2017
Dieu du Ciel Aphrodisiaque Stout 646412

Lukt: Kaffe, bek, sjokolade.
Utseende: Sort.
Skum/kullsyre: Tynt skum, heng langs kant.
Smak: Kaffe, sjokolade, Noe tørr.
Hvor: Samling hos bryne.
Medium: [email protected], [email protected],5%, [email protected]
Drukket Som Alias@Dieu du Ciel Aphrodite

4.5
mitchday (2) - Adelaide, AUSTRALIA - JUN 4, 2017 does not count
Bottle, great chocolate aroma, taste is chocolate with hints of coffee & vanilla. Very complex beer. My go-to stout for sure!


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