Brewed by Le Bilboquet
Style: Scotch Ale
Saint-Hyacinthe, Canada
Serve in Thistle


on tap

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RATINGS: 215   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 324   ABV: 10.8%
This one is different than the Bieropholie version as it has a different yeast and hops. It has also some difference through the fermentation process. The malts and the honey are not exactly the same. And, of course, this one has less alcohol. They have the same type of aromas, but some esters are really not the same.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
decaturstevo (6062) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - FEB 8, 2014
Amber red pour with light tan head. Aroma is large dried fruit and oaky like. Flavor is sweet almost cherry like and funky. Medium body with ok carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DrSilverworm (9671) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - FEB 8, 2014
Taster at RBWG 2014 grand tasting - thanks to the person who shared this! Mostly clear dark brown red color. Thin khaki head. Some dots and ropes of lace. Pretty sweet taste, some alcohol warmth. Lots of caramel malt, and dark fruit. Hint of chocolate, toffee. Lighter carbonation, kind of smooth and creamy. Eh, alright scotch ale. Good complex malt character, but yeah, has a lot of the characteristics of english scotch ales that Im not crazy about. Tastes like it may have some age on it, too.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerandBlues2 (12760) - Escondido, California, USA - FEB 8, 2014
Bottle. Pours clear brown with a medium, frothy beige head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is toast, caramel, and cookie malt with earthy hops, smoke, dates and figs. Flavor is sweet malt dominant with dark fruits, light smoke, earthy and spicy hops with light bitterness and a sweet finish. Full body and medium carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bretteux (181) - Ste-Julie, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 8, 2014
UPDATED: FEB 9, 2014 Un col moyen de couleur beige et une mousse dense qui col aux parois.le col dscend plutt rapidement avec une faible effervescence.Sa couleur est brune et translucide.Au nez,cest le miel ,le sucre de canne brun et le malt.Au got,cest soyeux,huileux,suivi par la douceur mielleuse,la cassonade et une fin de malt caramel prononc.Son taux dalcool est des mieux dissimul telle un fantme dans une pice qui vous regarde du plafond.Donc faite attention ce mlange des plus russi car il mettra la main sur vous rapidement ha!ha!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
3fourths (9296) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - FEB 8, 2014
UPDATED: FEB 10, 2014 From bottle, undated. Low carbonation leaves a thin ring of a head. Oxidized brown malt / wet cardboard, honey, yeast / dough. Nothing but sugar in the mouth, dear lord. Simple syrup, agave, honey... this stuff will give you a headache. Cant take much of it... low acid, low carbonation, thick, chewy, flabby texture... some fermentation effects / fusels in the finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
adnielsen (10583) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - FEB 8, 2014
Bottle @ RBWG. Pours a reddish brown appearance with a tan head. Heavy sugar, toffee, somewhat oxidized aroma. Low carbonation. Brown sugar. Cardboard. Old. Thanks Mike!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
RickTheRick (949) - Montral, Quebec, CANADA - JAN 12, 2014
Brune opaque aux reflets discrets dacajou, une abondante mousse moelleuse se dresse au-dessus du liquide et y demeure longuement. Un nez enivrant de miel, de sucre brun et dalcool domine les douces effluves florales qui adoucissent le bouquet. Bien malte et bien ronde en bouche, le taux dalcool lev est bien prsent mais ne prend pas le dessus sur les autres saveurs de miel et de caramel cossais. Une certaine amertume donne un kick supplmentaire en finale. La meilleure scotch ale au Qubec mon avis, final bton.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
AirForceHops (6869) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - JAN 1, 2014
Bottle. We were worried because this was a slow gusher after the pop of the cap. Deep amber color with a ton of head. Ok, in the clear, no infection but I believe this is an old bottle. Nose of malted wheat, caramel and edible flowers. Toffee and toasted caramel malts, traces of honey and a slightly off flavor. Nothing real terrible. The flavor is real sweet on the borderline of cloying. Body is medium with a sweet sticky texture.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
dandeman (915) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - JAN 1, 2014
valuation no. 71 Fvrier 2011. De couleur brune avec une mousse trs abondante et persistante. Un nez avec du miel partout, de la banane et des accents de malt. En bouche, elle prsente une attaque bien sentie de miel et de bananes. Lalcool est bien balanc avec le reste mais reste persistant un peu trop en finale. Une bire trs fruite, sucre, qui aurait du nous offrir un peu plus damertume, surtout de torrfaction. Reste nanmoins une excellente bire.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
AdamChandler (4829) - Enfield, New Hampshire, USA - JAN 1, 2014
dark red to brown. smells like a standard belgian beer. spices, lots of sugar and booze. maybe a tad bit of cherry Lots of cotton candy / butter taste. mild spice. very sweet. meh

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