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Noël De Silenrieux - Brasserie De Silenrieux S.A. (Chez L'Père Sarrasin)

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very good

18 Ratings
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Ratings: 18
Reviews: 13
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 10.84%

Brewed by:
Brasserie De Silenrieux S.A. (Chez L'Père Sarrasin) visit their website

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: stcules on 03-29-2003)
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3.98/5  rDev -2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

250 ml bottle (2006), ABV is now 6%. Now available in Norway (Vinmonopolet). Deep chestnut hazy colour, huge and creamy tan head. Pleasant aroma of dried fruits, candy sugar and oak, vinous notes. Flavour is slightly less complex, moderately spicy and herbal with some oaky and vinous notes, definitely acceptable but not quite as good as top notch Belgians. Mouthfeel could have been fuller.

Serving type: bottle

11-09-2006 01:55:56 | More by Sigmund
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3.68/5  rDev -9.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Vintage 2005 BBE 2008 6% ABV. Nice presentation with good head and dark brown beer with orange shine in the light, nice and clean as the rest of the brew is. Nose gives lots of clove, cinnamon and probably some others giving it a spicy and real christmas like IMO. Taste is on the dry side peppery sipy and probably some cinnamon and liquorice also. Finishes even more peppery and dry but in between there was good full taste with balanced alcohol. Feels good in the mouth though and fine to drink. Great brew and a fine christmasdrink, happy to find a christmasbeer with "moderate" alcohollevel and still the whole enjoyment of these fine belgium winterbrews.

Serving type: bottle

12-27-2005 22:45:42 | More by paterlodie
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3.58/5  rDev -11.8%
look: 2 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

The first impression of the smell is wine-like, muscat grapes, grappa of raisin. Hints of almonds, and wine barrique. Good marsala, and maybe liquorice (more evident in the taste). The taste is marzapane, liquorice, plum, artichoke (?). The colour is coppered (maybe). The head is scarce and not persistent, the body is flowing and fast.

Serving type: bottle

03-29-2003 09:40:56 | More by stcules
Noël De Silenrieux from Brasserie De Silenrieux S.A. (Chez L'Père Sarrasin)
88 out of 100 based on 18 ratings.