Moinette Blond - Brasserie Dupont sprl

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

462 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 462
Reviews: 290
rAvg: 4.2
pDev: 9.52%
Wants: 73
Gots: 32 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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Belgium

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Pale Ale |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Todd on 10-14-2001)
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4.51/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Overall - One of my new favorite belgians. Core addition to your tasting experience.

A: One must observe the many lines of fine champagne bubbles rising in this golden beer to appreciate how well crated and attractive it is. Continuous necklaces of pin point bubbles, finer than any champagne, build a billowing parchment colored head that lasts and laces.

A: The nose is dominated by barnyard Belgian yeast, hay, grass, wet spring, and then early orchard fruit with peppery spice. As expected, and then more. (Orchard, wet grass, you dont quite know what...)

T: follows the smell, but bigger, brighter, and lots of apple orchard fruit. Like you remember it the first time as a kid apple picking in October. Some wood, some spice cabinet, and a long, apple, pear finish with unusual spice cabinet and cedar.

MF: Great finish.

O: As a reviewer wrote the beer offers it all: "sweetness, sourness, dryness, funkiness, fruitiness and spiciness". Fruit: apples, pears and apricots. Sweet dominates early, bitter and dry dominates late.

Must try along with all great Belgians.

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4.25/5  rDev +1.2%

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3/5  rDev -28.6%

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4.28/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.25

Served at 9C, in a small glass. Half a bottle - split with a friend.

Beautifully red-gold, when backlit. Floating particles of yeast.

Characteristic ale smell - acid and dust.

Initially sour and fruity, with a strong yeast flavor following. A touch of sweetness. Some roasted nut flavors in the aftertaste, centered towards the top of the mouth, along with a slight bitterness.

Absolutely lovely mouthfeel - smooth, with a good light carbonation on it.

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3.85/5  rDev -8.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

A: Hazy blonde colour, little to no head

S: loads of fruit: peach, apricot, hints of grains and even mowed grass

T: less fruits,apple, more grains, slight alcohol

M: a bit thin, rather dry too little carbonation

O: pretty good beer, could use a bit more body and carbonation

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Moinette Blond from Brasserie Dupont sprl
93 out of 100 based on 462 ratings.