Barbarossa - Brasserie Dieu Du Ciel
No picture uploaded.
Have one? Upload it now.
Ratings: 5 | Reviews: 4 | Display Reviews Only:
3.73/5 rDev +4.8%
Draft: Poured a deep amber color ale with large foamy head with good retention. Aroma of rye malt is quite dominant with light sweet notes also noticeable. Taste is not the most complex but very refreshing with loads of rye and minimal hops presence. Sweetness is pretty subdued and cereal taste is quiet fresh. Body is about average with good carbonation. Not complex but easily drinkable and quiet enjoyable.
06-21-2010 19:51:15 | More by Phyl21ca
3.65/5 rDev +2.5%
On tap at Mondial de la Biere.
Murky brown pour with a whispy off-white head. Some lace spots. Sweet and spicy on the nose, some caramel and chocolate, but definitely a lot of rye. Sweet spicy flavour, with a great rye bread character. Not as much complexity to it as I hoped for, though there are some fruity and light milk chocolate notes that do add some depth. Medium-light mouthfeel with a matching carbonation.
It certainly didn't blow me out of the water like other DDC brews, but its well-made and drinkable.
06-08-2010 15:45:44 | More by bobsy
3.9/5 rDev +9.6%
This was labelled at the fest as Barbarossa. On tap at Mondial.
Pours a hazy orange/red, very thick tan head forms, settles down to a thick ring around the glass, lots of lace spots stick to the glass.
Smell is nice, lots of rye, very bready, caramel sweetness, biscuit and some raisin, lightly fruity, very malty, smells nice.
Taste is similar, lots of rye spiciness, bready, some biscuit, caramel, fruit/berries, a bit of earthiness and vanilla, more rye, nice.
Mouthfeel is light to medium bodied with low carbonation, very smooth and drinkable. A pretty solid roggenbier.
06-08-2010 00:13:04 | More by Viggo
2.75/5 rDev -22.8%
On-tap at Mondiale 2010. Yeasty aroma, oddly enough. Very dark brown, with virtually no head. Somewhat lighter than average mouthfeel. A little coconut taste,not getting significant rye, so not so drinkable for me. SOme unusual ideas, not working for its style.
06-06-2010 13:37:02 | More by Sammy
Barbarossa from Brasserie Dieu Du Ciel
- out of 100 based on 5 ratings.