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Mare Nostrum Prestige - Brasserie Mare Nostrum

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3 Ratings
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Ratings: 3
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 2.97
pDev: 11.45%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brasserie Mare Nostrum visit their website
France

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: atis on 03-23-2009)
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BlackHaddock

United Kingdom (England)

3.44/5  rDev +15.8%

33cl bottle: out of date by 3 months when poured into a 'Palm' badged tulip on 26 Apr 2013 (at home).

Misty rather than cloudy: reddy amber hue to the body, no head worthy of the name, just a weak collar and mini wisp in the middle of the glass. Not much sediment left the bottle, but it was still not a clear beer.

Yeasty and sweet aroma, mixed bunch of floral spices also in the nose.

The taste followed the smells: yeasty and sweet with fruity, floral undertones. Malty more than hoppy, sweet rather than dry, flavoursome, not bland: in short fairly interesting and better than I expected. I like the sweeter brews.

04-26-2013 21:52:11 | More by BlackHaddock
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BoitSansSoif

France

2.65/5  rDev -10.8%

A-Slightly hazy apple-cidery amber. Fizzes like a soda. No head.

S-A flabby malt flavor with faint red apple, bits of spice.

T-Variety of tastes that don't come together, and a pervading sourness throws off the other flavors. The sourness, although faint, is enough to clash with the malt and the spice. Finish simultaneously dry, spicy and sour.

M-Good carbonation, medium-bodied. Again, midpalate and finish don't come together.

D-Not bad, and goes fine with dinner, but lacks harmony.

03-30-2011 17:54:14 | More by BoitSansSoif
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atis

Finland

2.83/5  rDev -4.7%

Pours light hazy amber with thin and dense off-white head, patchy dowsliding lacing. Aroma is spicy malt with citrus hops and low fruity esters.

Taste is moderate flowery hops balanced with soapy, sourish and spicy (cinnamon perhaps) malt - the complex mix is not tool pleasant. Mouthfeel is medium with average carbonation.

Overall, a strange beer with rather repugnant malty character, I would not call this beer 'Prestige'.

03-23-2009 10:58:55 | More by atis
Mare Nostrum Prestige from Brasserie Mare Nostrum
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