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Lips Of Faith - Le Fleur Misseur? - New Belgium Brewing

Lips Of Faith - Le Fleur Misseur?Lips Of Faith - Le Fleur Misseur?

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BA SCORE
85
very good

169 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 169
Reviews: 123
rAvg: 3.75
pDev: 13.6%


Brewed by:
New Belgium Brewing visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Gueuzedude on 05-30-2008)
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hopfacebrew

Colorado

3.75/5  rDev 0%

03-13-2012 13:52:32 | More by hopfacebrew
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afsdan

Colorado

4/5  rDev +6.7%

04-09-2014 04:54:19 | More by afsdan
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jaydoc

Kansas

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

12-21-2013 20:35:20 | More by jaydoc
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BKotch

Texas

3.75/5  rDev 0%

10-25-2013 04:56:03 | More by BKotch
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Plastikdust

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +13.3%

10-22-2013 21:18:44 | More by Plastikdust
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djrn2

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

08-31-2013 16:35:45 | More by djrn2
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Eric908

South Dakota

3.75/5  rDev 0%

07-31-2013 19:41:28 | More by Eric908
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Megahertz

Missouri

3.9/5  rDev +4%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

22 oz into a sampler cup.

A - Deep blonde and hazy with significant white bubbly head.

S - Highly floral with subtle banana and pineapple.

T - Cracker-like malt with significant tropical fruit.

M - Crisp and bubbly with a medium body. Dry as a bone.

O - This has held up like a champ. Tastes very bright and fresh.

Serving type: bottle

07-13-2013 22:40:37 | More by Megahertz
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csfcmitchell

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

05-23-2013 16:00:07 | More by csfcmitchell
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rheff

Arkansas

3.75/5  rDev 0%

05-17-2013 03:40:37 | More by rheff
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vobr0002

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

04-07-2013 05:56:37 | More by vobr0002
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Cyclone8

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

03-16-2013 13:18:21 | More by Cyclone8
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GRG1313

California

3.75/5  rDev 0%

03-02-2013 17:13:44 | More by GRG1313
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drummermattie02

Texas

3.75/5  rDev 0%

02-04-2013 22:21:54 | More by drummermattie02
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AlexFields

Tennessee

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

01-09-2013 21:17:26 | More by AlexFields
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t0rin0

California

3.75/5  rDev 0%

11-22-2012 23:44:51 | More by t0rin0
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TMoney2591

Illinois

2.43/5  rDev -35.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2

Served in a tumbler.

My one-time distro rep convinced me to crack open a bottle of this to see how it was holding up. (And, yes, he already had done so himself and had made a judgment.) It pours a lightly hazy straw topped by two fingers of white froth. The nose comprises mild cobweb, earth, a spritz of lemon peel, black pepper, and general greenery. Everything's sorta/kinda faint, but at the same time fairly assertive. The taste certainly asserts itself, but mostly like an insufferable jackass at the bar: mounds of dirt, dusty cobwebs, waxy lemon rind, and a blast of past-its-prime Belgian yeast envelops my tongue, refusing to retreat no matter how vociferously I try to repel its advances. "Take a hint, dammit," I think, partially aloud, "I just wanna have a nice drink here and enjoy myself." Not gonna happen, apparently. This stuff blatantly hurts, but it seems oblivious to the fact. Poor guy. Someday he'll find out the hard way... The body is a light medium, with a light moderate carbonation and a fairly dry finish. Overall, my belief is that this stuff peaked a while ago and nobody bothered to say anything. This has got to be the worst experience I've yet had with a Lips of Faith offering.

Serving type: bottle

10-24-2012 19:14:01 | More by TMoney2591
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GeoCait

Tennessee

3.75/5  rDev 0%

09-05-2012 15:59:23 | More by GeoCait
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vfgccp

New York

4.05/5  rDev +8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

A - Light yellow body with a mixed bubbled head. Moderate retention and nice lace.

S - Huge rosewater and tart dandelion nose. Pear and lemon backdrop.

T - Bright floral opening. Green, semi-tart, bitter plant stem center. Rosewater finish.

M - Light frame with nice carbonation throughout.

Serving type: bottle

09-01-2012 23:43:27 | More by vfgccp
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seth72104

Missouri

3.75/5  rDev 0%

08-20-2012 06:16:51 | More by seth72104
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beerbrains

Nebraska

3.25/5  rDev -13.3%

07-08-2012 04:44:25 | More by beerbrains
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chugalug06

Colorado

4.4/5  rDev +17.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

What a find this one was! Bottled 6/25/09, almost 3 years after the release date... Thank you Telluride for keeping this brew around cellar temps.

Three-finger, white, fluffy, foamy, head. the head looks a lot like a nice pillow-y cloud. Brew stands a vibrant golden yellow color. Lacing is a bit sparse.

Very nice light Belgian flower aroma. Lots of dandelion, bittering hops, lemon, light banana, and coriander.

A bit on the rough end of the bitter spectrum, but it with held 3 years of sitting and waiting to be consumed. Lots of light lemon, chamomile, and coriander. Perfect light carbonation and very light mouthfeel; silky and thin. Drinks a lot like a saison.

Brew is VERY refreshing for a 100+ degree day. A great find in a great town! I would highly recommend this brew! Evrything combined in thie brew fits and works. I wish NB would still brew this like this!

I miss the old bottle caps...screw major marketing.

Serving type: bottle

06-23-2012 18:18:19 | More by chugalug06
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dollarbill


3/5  rDev -20%

06-07-2012 02:01:03 | More by dollarbill
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Irrationalist

California

3.75/5  rDev 0%

04-29-2012 02:04:24 | More by Irrationalist
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bthomas

Washington

2.5/5  rDev -33.3%

03-01-2012 10:20:38 | More by bthomas
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Lips Of Faith - Le Fleur Misseur? from New Belgium Brewing
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