Brewed by St. Sylvestre
Style: Bière de Garde
St. Sylvestre-Cappel, France
Serve in Stem glass, Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 726   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41/5   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
Bottle; Unfiltered.
Gavroche was a generous and rebellious Paris urchin and a character in the Victor Hugo (1802-1885) novel “Les Misérables.” It is also a strong, amber beer, where the flavour of its top-fermentation yeast combines perfectly with the taste of the special malts. Fermented again in the bottle, the Gavroche beer should be served with care between 10 and 12°C.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
DavidWoodruff (631) - Windsor, California, USA - FEB 2, 2013
Cloudy brownish red color with a quickly subsiding off-white head. Aroma of raw almonds and brown sugar. Dark candy sugar flavors and malty sweetness coat the palate. Just enough bittering hops to keep it interesting.

rferrey (171) - Huelva, SPAIN - JAN 9, 2018
Aroma a levaduras belgas,sabor a medio camino entre una doble malta comercial española y triple belga, con sus toque de malta tostada y su final tipico de cerveza rubia belga algo alcoholizada. Buena

wilde_joost59 (343) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - DEC 7, 2017
Thuis uit een flesje, zeer aangenaam. Aroma niet heel bijzonder. Mooie donker amber kleur, goed donkerbeige schuim. Lekker nasmaak, zoetje.

biilz (277) - SPAIN - NOV 19, 2017
Удивительно неприятный аромат. Запах очень спертый и сырой. Удивительно но вкус диаметрально противоположный по удовольствию. Он достаточно резок на хмелевую горечь. Пиво весьма сладкое- карамельное. Собственно больше никаких оттенков я не заметил. В послевкусие есть весьма чувственная горчинка.

melush (4961) - SPAIN - NOV 4, 2017
33cl Bottle @ Cervezasonline.com, Massalfassar, Spain Amber colour with a thin white head. Aroma is grain, sweet, straw, slightly yeasty. Taste is grain, malt, caramel, bread, honey. Medium body, average carbonation.

herrklemann (509) - Graz, AUSTRIA - OCT 12, 2017
Bottle. Tan head on a deep amber-brown body. Some honey, light roasted malts, flowers, bread, caramel, dried plums. Light sweetness, turns bitter, a bit tart. Medium body, creamy, soft but pearly carbonation. Very high drinkability with a well hidden ABV. Nice.

Porcellini (65) - Barcelona, SPAIN - SEP 11, 2017
Muy poco aroma, color dorado. Tiene cuerpo, y notas de sabor a metal y con el alcohol algo presente. Final un poco amargo. Muy similar a las Belgian Strong Ale.

NZJoe (54) - NEW ZEALAND - SEP 8, 2017
Poured from a 330ml bottle. Head disappears immediately, leaving a slightly fizzy, amber liquid in the glass, looking a bit like black tea. Very minimal aroma, mainly Im just getting a bit of Belgian yeastiness. Tastes straight away like a Belgian strong ale, with all that musty. oaky yeast flavours going on, but as she goes on you start to notice another level to this beer, where there is a bit of an acidic bite and some bitterness. The alcohol is there, but not too prominent. Its a bit lighter and easier to drink than a Dubbel or a Tripel. Quite interesting, worth trying.

gyhallmanti (801) - Groningen, NETHERLANDS - AUG 22, 2017
33cl bottle split with SimonBlok. Courtesy of SimonBlok. Pours a clear copper amber colour with a small off white head. Aroma of metal, caramel, grains, dust, slight orange. Taste is medium sweet, soft bitter with a moderate dry finish. Notes of caramel, malt, grain, metallic. Texture is oily, medium bodied woth moderate carbonation

SimonBlok (864) - GRONINGEN, NETHERLANDS - AUG 22, 2017
33cl bottle split with Gyhallmanti. Appearance: clear amber with medium off-white head. Aroma: caramel, grains, dusty and metal. Taste: fairly high sweetness and fairly low bitterness. Notes of caramel, malts, raisins and metal. Palate: medium bodied, watery to sticky texture and lively carbonation.

MarcoBasile (467) - DENMARK - JUN 9, 2017
Pours amber with a slightly off white head. Aroma of malt, bread, oak, hops. Taste is sweet with little grapefruit. Decent carbonation, Watery texture, medium body

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