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Belle Gueule Lager D'hiver - Brasseurs R.J.

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Reviews: 7
Hads: 11
rAvg: 3.41
pDev: n/a
Wants: 0
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Quebec, Canada

Style | ABV
Euro Pale Lager |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Winter

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Beer added by: Phyl21ca on 01-20-2004

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Reviews: 7 | Hads: 11
Photo of kevofficiel
3.6/5  rDev n/a
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Belle Gueule Lager D'hiver (Winter) on this 3rd December 2014 here in Montreal.
The look of it. Orange, yellow color on the light. Low carbonation. Nice head about 1 to 2 fingers.
The smell of it. Malt and hops, typical for a Lager.
The taste of it : Thats a good lager right here. Malt and caramel on this after taste.
So overall would I recommend it ? For a lager, damn sure. As a beer in general, yes on this winter season thats a pretty sweet tasty beer ! (459 characters)

Photo of papat444
3.24/5  rDev n/a
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Poured from a 12oz bottle, no #freshbeer info.

Pours a light copper, good sized head but retention is average and not much lacing afterward. Aroma and flavor have a nuttiness mixed with dried fruits and a prominent metallic twang. Ok but didn't find it that great. (265 characters)

Photo of Otterburn
3.8/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

It looks good. Very clear, amber color, small head, low carbonation.

smell a bit nutty.malty

Taste is a bit nutty, some sweetness at the end, some bitterness at first, everythings balanced
to make a unique taste

mouthfeel is low carbonation, small bitterrness on tongue

Drinakabilty is good

bought a 15 mixpack with blond,rousse,pilsner,lagerd'hiver for 15$
good deal, for quality (385 characters)

Photo of JOaikido
3.73/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

341 ml bottle.

A- Nice amber colour with coppery tinge. Smallish off-white head. OK bubbles. Attractive overall.

S- Malt and mild hops. Pleasant, but nothing original.

T- Slightly sweet malty lager. Balanced with clean tasting mild hops. Well balanced and pleasant though somewhat unremarkable. Maltier than most lagers.

MF- Fairly crisp lager feel. Less thin than many, which fits the winter lager concept.

D- Easy to drink without being too light. I liked this one. (472 characters)

Photo of rodenbach99
3/5  rDev n/a
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Brown bottle of 314ml.

A: blond, very clear with a liitle amber hue. foamy head, almost creamy, it's stayed for a long time.
S: some malt, fresh hops, herb (green odors). I wold say very green on the nose.
M: medium
T: spicy mouthfeel, nice lenght, some tasty hops on the final. (279 characters)

Photo of Barraclou
3.53/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Almost each time since a few weeks, I drop by the local store, I see this brew. I didn't see so many 6-packs, but mostly 12 packs. Anyway, tonight, I am giving it a try.

Presentation: The usual 341 ml canadian beer bottle

Appearance: An interesting red / dark color with a very respectable head.

Smell: It invites you. A good blend of malts, caramel and hops. The first smell was awesome.

Taste: Good roasted malt and caramel. Not really strong, but refreshing.

Mouthfeel: Maybe a little too weak.

Drinkability: It worthes a try. (548 characters)

Photo of Phyl21ca
3/5  rDev n/a
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

This is another seasonnal beer from Brasserie RJ. This is actually a winter lager. Pourred a light colored brew with a medium head. The taste is quite light with a nice sweet aftertaste. I would have expected a stronger brew since this is a winter seasonal beer but overall it is not too bad. (292 characters)

Belle Gueule Lager D'hiver from Brasseurs R.J.
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