czar (8895) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - APR 3, 2012
2.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
on tap at brewpub. slightly hazy dark golden, red tint, with a small off-white head, some retention. candied malts, brown sugar, honey, booze, dried apricots. candy. decent grassy finish. lightly acidic. unbalanced. average carbonation, light body - boozy, decent finish.
Lubiere (13655) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 9, 2006
2.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Lightly hazed reddish amber ale with a thin off white head. A sweet souirish aroma showing beginning of infection, phenolic. In mouth, a big sweet malt with some nutty notes, but very harsh and astringent, with loads of tannins. This one went in the bushes. On tap at brewery, Oct. 8, 2006.