eManu (557) - Kuala Lumpur & Brussels, BELGIUM - MAR 1, 2009
Pours a hazy strong amber with a nice midium light tan head. Aromas is sweet and fruity. Flavors are bitter sweet and with lemon orange and other dry fruits. Somewhat of a different taste but more than pleasant and very well ballance. ryan (3185) - Beltsville, Maryland, USA - APR 7, 2012
Thanks GT! Lovely quintessential BdG nose, dusty yeast and doughy pale malts, light baked pear. Lightly sweet honey and apple with bread and honey. Very well conditioned and expertly brewed. Creamy palate. Saint Germain has mastered the style like no other. Grzesiek79 (4485) - Radom, POLAND - MAR 3, 2012
resin, toast, bread, cheese, herbs, citrus, banana, rotten eggs, licorice, smoke, amber, cloudy, minimal head, light sweetness, very bitter, lightly sour, umami, medium body, sticky, average carbonation, bitter, long finish, GT (10017) - San Diego, California, USA - APR 7, 2012
330mL. Pours clear, amber with medium white head. Multi grain bread nose with orange blossom honey and spring flowers. Sweeter, elusive orange blossom. Thick Irish oatmeal. Taste is rich malt showcase with maple oatmeal, Irish oatmeal, fresh multi grain bread. Palate is rich, malty, angel food cake heavy. Beautiful beer. Dry wood character comes through in finish. Delicious.
---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone Embrouille (2854) - SWITZERLAND - JAN 30, 2009
Appearance: It pours a beautiful hazy amber beer with a small head. Good lacework. Aroma: Nicely hoppy with hints of candied fruits, grapefruits and lemon peel showing up. Flavor and palate: A lot of hop resin. Lemon peel showing up. Nicely balanced. Subtle and complex. Wonderful finish. Overall impression: A very nice surprise.
MrChopin (4305) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - APR 9, 2012
Thanks GT. murky hold-tan. Nose is orange, coin, light brown sugar. Heavy malt and almond skin, light toast and pumpernickel through the foamy finish. Arve_Christian (5225) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 9, 2012
On bottle from Vinmonopolet Vika. Dark golden color, good foam.
Medium/full body & complexity.
Fruity & influence from nice yeast.
Well balanced and very enjoyable Bov (13354) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - JAN 30, 2009
courtesy of Laurent Mousson - clear bronze colour, little forma left; fresh resiney hoppiness, gentle and subtle chicory nose; rounded mouthfeel, some sweetness and a quite short resiney aftertaste with hints of coffee - subtle and very good Geiserich (4660) - Linz, AUSTRIA - MAY 31, 2010
Bottled: Creamy head, dark orange to hazy amber color. Aroma is very fruity, spicy and fizzy. Notes of oranges, oranges peel and some candies. Flavor is malty, fruity (oranges), spicy (coriander, cloves) and has a light dry finish with only hints of bitterness. Christian (13930) - Odense, DENMARK - DEC 15, 2010
Amber with a lasting white head. Malty aroma with caramel, dried fruit, spice and a herbal note of the chicory. Dry and malty with interesting herbal character