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Humphrey Biere De Garde - Parallel 49 Brewing Company

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very good

13 Ratings
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Ratings: 13
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 7.39%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Parallel 49 Brewing Company visit their website
British Columbia, Canada

Style | ABV
Bière de Garde |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: DaftCaskBC on 05-15-2013)
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British Columbia (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

05-28-2013 01:23:02 | More by chickenm
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3/5  rDev -20.8%

06-17-2013 16:30:39 | More by dirtylou
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British Columbia (Canada)

3.8/5  rDev +0.3%

A: Pours a clear deep caramel with 2-3 fingers of white head which quickly dissipates leaving a singular row of bubbles around the ring of the glass with no lacing.

S: Sweet malts and rock candy supported by mild hops. Notes of grapefruit, grass and cucumber. Slightly creamy floral notes in the background.

T: Upfront notes of sweet malts and toasted brioche together with midrange hoppy bitterness, clean earthyness and mild alcohol esters.

M: Light to medium light mouthfeel with low carbonation. Alcohol is fairly well hidden.

O: This is a extremely approachable, inviting and sessionable beer that will easily pair with many meals. Straightforward in its approach without taxing the palate this is an easy drinker.

06-22-2013 02:40:56 | More by FondueVoodoo
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British Columbia (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

08-23-2013 05:15:19 | More by bumchilly25
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Ontario (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

07-16-2013 13:16:43 | More by fizzyted
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Alberta (Canada)

3.94/5  rDev +4%

Appearance- Pours a copper colour with half a finger of bubbly white head.

Smell- Biscuity malts, toasted grains, raisin, plum.

Taste- Hit right away with the biscuity malts then the toasted grains, raisin, and plum. There is a nice cohesiveness with the flavours.

Mouthfeel- Medium bodied with moderate carbonation.

Overall- A enjoyable brew with nice cohesive flavours. Another winner from Parallel 49.

07-20-2013 22:33:45 | More by leaddog
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British Columbia (Canada)

4/5  rDev +5.5%

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British Columbia (Canada)

3.8/5  rDev +0.3%

This is a very smooth version of the style though not the most nuanced version . The nose is quite fruity with the rose coming through a bit. There is a bit of a lager flavour to the beer mostly due to use of a lager yeast. This beer finishes a little sweet which is ok for the style but I would have liked a little more funkiness in the beer.

05-25-2013 00:56:04 | More by canucklehead
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British Columbia (Canada)

4.19/5  rDev +10.6%

Label: "This effervescent ale is a complex, malty style traditionally brewed in the Nor-Pas-De-Calais region in Northern France. We've combined it with subtle rose water for one dashing beer. This looks like the beginning of a beautiful friendship."

21.5 IBUs.

A: Amber liquid with excellent clarity topped by 1/4" cream coloured head that dissipated quickly and settled to the edges of the glass.

S: Flowers (yes the roses do come through), grass, cereal, and biscuit.

T: Cereal, biscuit, digestive cookies, grass. Quite sweet. Some floral presence near the end.

M: Very smooth. Medium to low level of fine carbonation and a somewhat syrupy medium viscosity.

O: Very drinkable and tasty. More smooth and less sharp than some others of the style.

05-15-2013 04:33:16 | More by DaftCaskBC
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British Columbia (Canada)

4/5  rDev +5.5%

08-27-2013 02:43:36 | More by ZachT
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Humphrey Biere De Garde from Parallel 49 Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 13 ratings.