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Southampton Biere De Garde - Southampton Publick House

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very good

125 Ratings
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Ratings: 125
Reviews: 98
rAvg: 3.87
pDev: 10.08%
Wants: 9
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Southampton Publick House visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Bière de Garde |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Ego on 01-27-2007)
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Ratings: 125 | Reviews: 98 | Display Reviews Only:
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2.75/5  rDev -28.9%

davidwhatshisnam, Jun 19, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

gcare02, Jun 13, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

POTABLE83, Dec 26, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +9.8%

hemorhoidzz, Aug 16, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

JTomczak, Aug 13, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

ADTaber, Jul 24, 2013
Photo of cpetrone84
4.1/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Pour is golden amber with a red ruby tint and a light tan tight head. Nose has a chewy sticky caramel malt front with a deep green apple skin behind and faint farmhouse spice to it. Taste is balanced, on the sweet side but not sugary, well attenuated. Sticky malt, caramel light, apple skin, sweet finish, light hop presence through the finish. Body is light, carbonation is very gentle, semi dry finish. Solid stuff and very drinkable.

cpetrone84, May 07, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

ipc2000, Apr 12, 2013
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4/5  rDev +3.4%

lucas1801, Apr 07, 2013
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4/5  rDev +3.4%

RblWthACoz, Jan 24, 2013
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4/5  rDev +3.4%

ncaudle, Oct 17, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

Beeradelphia, Sep 28, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

vonnegut21, May 03, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +9.8%

jrfehon33, Apr 22, 2012
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4/5  rDev +3.4%

jk3, Apr 01, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

jkane101, Mar 10, 2012
Photo of xnicknj
3.63/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

on tap at perch pub in philly

Pours a slightly hazed caramel auburn color with some reddish hues. Thin crop of beige head dissolves completely, leaving little lacing or retention.

Some faint Belgian yeast in the nose with hints of dark fruit. Apples come through with a dash of cherry and some bready sweetness. Little alcohol warmth.

A little spicy and yeasty up front with some Belgian notes. Dark fruit creeps through but doesnt become too sweet, lingering with a few hints of cherry. Apples give way to bready and caramel sweetness in the backbone. Finishes with another touch of apple and very soft warmth.

Medium body, slightly higher carbonation, sticky and bubbly on the tongue. This is pretty decent, but I've had better from Southampton before.

xnicknj, Mar 10, 2012
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3/5  rDev -22.5%

chrispoint, Feb 19, 2012
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3/5  rDev -22.5%

jfcaa193, Feb 18, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +16.3%

Beertracker, Jan 27, 2012
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3.58/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

golden/amber color. aroma consists of light bread, toasty, roasty, and also citrus. Smells of apple oranges come to mind when smelling. Medium hold, the head has about 2 inches of fold which always makes the beer look more presentable. It was pretty sour in my opinion. Cloudy/sediment on the bottom because of the yeast. There was also a hint of caramel malt and earthly yeasty smell. High carbonation. Smooth on the mouth feel. 6-8% alcohol, but a pretty strong armona and taste.

1990al, Jan 19, 2012
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4/5  rDev +3.4%

smithmd4, Jan 04, 2012
Photo of superspak
4.22/5  rDev +9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

750 ml bottle into tulip, no bottle dating. Cork was stuck and broke off, so I had to use a wine key to remove it haha. Pours slightly cloudy orange amber color with a nice 2 finger fairly dense khaki head with great retention that reduces to a nice cap that lingers. Small bits of lacing on the glass. Aromas of big grape, apple, biscuit, caramel, candi sugar, citrus peel, grass, and spiciness. Some nice and well balanced aromas; with good complexity. Taste of caramel, toasted malt, biscuit, apple, citrus, candi sugar, pepper, and yeast spiciness. Taste and aromas almost mirror each other. Lingering notes of caramel, biscuit, candi sugar, and spices on the finish for a bit. Medium-high carbonation and medium bodied; with a fairly creamy and very smooth mouthfeel. Very easy to drink. Alcohol is extremely well hidden, nothing but a slight warming after the finish. Overall an excellent biere de garde. Great balance and complexity. I definitely would like to try out more from this style.

superspak, Dec 16, 2011
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4.03/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

light golden amber. Lots of sediment in the bottle with a nice amount of carbonation rising up through the glass. A nice two inch head of white foam gathered on the top and settled down lightly producing a nice amount of side glass lace.

The aroma was rich and malty. Lots of caramel and light bready notes coming through almost immediatly, with a light punch of grain tucked in behind them and a light nose of peach poking up beyond that. The flavor was more of the same, light touches of peaches and apricots, perhaps a touch of fresh grassy notes that were sitting on top a nice bit lo light grain. Intresting touch of caramel on the initial sip that quickly mellowed out behind the light fruit notes, which combined with a long dry finish really helped push the malt profile to the forefront. Nice carbonation kept this one feeling lively throughout the session, with a medium bodied feel that was just heavy enough to coat the tongue. Easily a sessionable ale

mikesgroove, Dec 11, 2011
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4/5  rDev +3.4%

rab53, Dec 09, 2011
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Southampton Biere De Garde from Southampton Publick House
85 out of 100 based on 125 ratings.