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La Cave à Bulles

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La Cave à BullesLa Cave à Bulles
BA SCORE
100
world-class

57 Ratings
Ratings: 57
Reviews: 47
rAvg: 4.69
pDev: 8.53%
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45 Rue Quincampoix
Paris, 75004
France
phone: + 33 1 40 29 03 69

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(Place added by: thierrynantes on 05-02-2009)
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5/5  rDev +6.6%

AlexM, Sep 10, 2014
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5/5  rDev +6.6%

MattGrimley, Sep 10, 2014
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4.43/5  rDev -5.5%

This place rocks! Stopped in while in Paris because their website said they had LP Framboise and Fou Fone in stock. That--as with most places’ websites--was out if date. But not unexpected this late in the Cantillon season and I’m sure they have that stuff regularly. Nevertheless walked in and store clerk (assume the owner) spoke English off the bat. Asked if they had Cantillon: "of course". Loads of Gueuze, Kriek, Rose, and Iris, as well as vintage bottles of Iris and Grand Cru (2005 through 2008 I think). Snagged 3 Iris, a 2008 (05 label) Grand Cru, a couple Quetsche Tilquins, a 2008 Thomas Hardy’s, Giardin Framboise, and 3 barrel aged Mikkeller 250 mls (Cognac George and Brunch Weasel and Calvados George). Those latter ones were way on the pricey side, and overall not cheap but an awesome selection. Even had Pipeworks, AleSmith stuff. A bit from BrewDog, De Molen, and a French selection of course. Owner was having fun talking beers and told me to bring along things to trade if I ever come back. Great great service. To my dismay, I did not grab a French beer and he noticed, gave me a hard time, and handed me a free 750 ml he said was his favorite. On the house. A must stop if in Paris.

BMMillsy, Aug 29, 2014
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5/5  rDev +6.6%

Beer21, Aug 27, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +1.3%

Griffith, Aug 20, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +1.3%

The best bottle shop in Paris. I found Simon and Brandon very friendly and helpful and more than willing to go out of their way to track something I was looking for. They have a nice selection of French microbrews and a good selection of Belgian beers (yes, including those.). They also have beers from other places but the choice seem random, not that it mattered one bit to me.
If you buy anything that you plan on taking on a plane, they will wrap it up very well in bubble wrap.
They have frequent tastings and encourage you to come whenever you can.
Finally, I came in with some American brews to share and, to my surprise, they insisted on trading them for some French beers of my liking.
If in Paris looking for beer, this is your shop!

edhizdeid, Aug 15, 2014
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4/5  rDev -14.7%

atpca, Jul 16, 2014
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5/5  rDev +6.6%

TxUltraRunner, Jul 02, 2014
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4/5  rDev -14.7%

kermis, Jun 20, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -9.4%

-NESTO-, Jun 14, 2014
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La Cave à Bulles in Paris, France
100 out of 100 based on 57 ratings.