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Éphémère (Apple) - Unibroue

Éphémère (Apple)Éphémère (Apple)

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BA SCORE
82
good

1,660 Ratings
THE BROS
74
okay

(view ratings)
Ratings: 1660
Reviews: 959
rAvg: 3.6
pDev: 15.56%


Brewed by:
Unibroue visit their website
Quebec, Canada

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 10-21-2002)
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trevorwideman

Manitoba (Canada)

3.85/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

750ml bottle poured into a tulip glass.

Pours a hazey, opaque yellowish-white colour with a full inch of head off a gentle pour. Carbonation is medium-high. A bit of wet, patchy lace as well. Aromas of apple blossom, coriander, wet leaves, hay, bready yeast and a bit of funk.

Flavour is zippy and spicy with the coriander and clove coming to the forefront. Sweet, but not overly so, with a light fruitiness. Lots of funky yeast as well, with a bit of breadiness. Simple and well balanced. Mouthfeel is a little watery for my liking, but it's summery, light and not overcarbonated. This is a hot day's tipple that's drinkable in quantity. An enjoyable and not overstated apple beer.

Serving type: bottle

08-28-2008 02:33:41 | More by trevorwideman
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Éphémère (Apple) from Unibroue
82 out of 100 based on 1,660 ratings.