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Dubbel D'Hiver - Microbrasserie Le Castor

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Ratings: 14
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.62
pDev: 8.29%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Microbrasserie Le Castor
Quebec, Canada

Style | ABV
Dubbel |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: papat444 on 03-12-2013)
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3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

byronic, May 05, 2014
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4/5  rDev +10.5%

polloenfuego, May 04, 2014
Photo of SebD
3.43/5  rDev -5.2%

Appearance: It has a nice hazy orange/amber color to it. It has a nice light beige head that dies down moderately and leaves next to no lacing.

Smell: The aromas definitely give out hints of Belgian candi sugar, dark fruit (mostly raisins), some caramel and perhaps some cloves.

Taste: Like the aromas, it has a some Belgian candi sugar, raisins, cloves, faint caramel and some bready yeast.

Mouthfeel: It has a med/high carbonation with a decent overall balance and feel.

Drinkability: It's a very smooth drinkable beer accompanied with average flavors and aromas. Nothing exciting.

SebD, Feb 28, 2014
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4/5  rDev +10.5%

DannyBaldoni, Feb 23, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

Krakpoff, Feb 09, 2014
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4/5  rDev +10.5%

lgmol, Jan 05, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -10.2%

tom10101, Jan 05, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

groleau, Dec 30, 2013
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3/5  rDev -17.1%

montrealbcr89, Nov 05, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

4ster, Jun 23, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

spiritus93, Jun 16, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

Bottle: Poured a hazy amber color ale with a medium size foamy head with good retention and some lacing. Aroma consists of light candi sugar notes, dry raisins and cereal notes. Taste is also dominated by sweet raisins notes with some residual sugar and some easily discernable cereal notes. Body is about average for style with good carbonation and no apparent alcohol.

Phyl21ca, Apr 29, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

Whatup14, Apr 22, 2013
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3.24/5  rDev -10.5%

Poured from a 660ml. bottle, no freshness info.

Appearance: Average head but retention is super weak as it all disappears within a minute! The color is a nice dark peach though.

Smell: Cinnamon, strong spices, candi sugar. Not bad.

Taste: Cloves, mild cinnamon, candied flavor. Pretty much like the aroma but a bit dialed down.

Mouthfeel: Lively carbonation that eases into a warming feel but for the style, it lacks a little presence.

Overall: Their other beers seemed to garner good praise which makes this one all the more disappointing. I will try the others though.

papat444, Mar 12, 2013
Dubbel D'Hiver from Microbrasserie Le Castor
83 out of 100 based on 14 ratings.