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Éphémère (Cassis / Black Currant) - Unibroue

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Éphémère (Cassis / Black Currant)Éphémère (Cassis / Black Currant)

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BA SCORE
83
good

348 Ratings
THE BROS
69
poor

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Ratings: 348
Reviews: 220
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: 15.22%
Wants: 23
Gots: 20 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Unibroue visit their website
Quebec, Canada

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Todd on 12-10-2003)
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Jason

Massachusetts

2.98/5  rDev -19%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Orangey amber hue with a fluffy light pick head, excellent retention.

Smells of sweet fruit and a musty yeast with a hint of malt in the back.

Light bodied and crisp with a wet watery palate. Yeasty fruit clash with a grain malt throughout. Muted spices, dull fruit. Decent tartness form the fruit and fermented grain. Faintly soapy and pretty dry finish.

I'm not too impressed with this version of Éphémère, half decent at best. It did the job on this hot summer day.

Serving type: bottle

07-20-2004 19:11:29 | More by Jason
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3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

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3/5  rDev -18.5%

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S: Berries! Blueberries, boysenberries, raspberries, blackberries. Smells like a berry lollipop.

T: Sweet berries on the front end, finishing out with some lemon peel and coriander. Finishes very sour.

M: Super bubbly. Champagne type bubbles.

O: A very unique beer, very fruity and unique. Will seek out again.

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3.53/5  rDev -4.1%
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Appearance: It has a nice hazy deep golden/orange color to it with some sediment floating around. It has a nice light pink head that dies down moderately fast and leaves next to no lacing.

Smell: The aromas definitely give out hints of dark fruit (raspberries, black currant) yeast, citrus and wheat malts.

Taste: Like the aromas, it has some dark fruit (raspberries, black currant, cherries) witch are somewhat tart, citrus, faint yeast and some wheat malts.

Mouthfeel: It has a medium carbonation with a nice overall balance and feel.

Drinkability: It's a very smooth drinkable beer accompanied with decent flavors and aromas.

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09-21-2013 20:17:29 | More by SebD
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Éphémère (Cassis / Black Currant) from Unibroue
83 out of 100 based on 348 ratings.