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Avec Les Bons Voeux - Brasserie Dupont sprl

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

1,025 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 1,025
Reviews: 561
rAvg: 4.18
pDev: 9.81%
Wants: 73
Gots: 62 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
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Belgium

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 03-18-2002)
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sjccmd

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Review from notes a few days ago...

Pours golden orange, slightly hazy. Thick frothy 2 finger head. Some lacing, very nice head retention.

Sweet oranges, pine, lemons, grapefruit in the aroma. Rounded off with a slight mustiness and grassy hops.

Surprisingly tart but with honey sweetness. Dry yeast, pineapple, finishes dry and yeasty. Earthy and musty. Hints of vinegar, apples, and pepper.

Lightly carbonated, coats the mouth nicely but not particularly thick. Smooth bubbles...velvety texture overall.

Refreshing for the ABV, full complex flavor, but still crisp and refreshing even as it warms.

Serving type: bottle

01-16-2010 17:52:28 | More by sjccmd
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A: Lemon yellow and cloudy with lots of yeast particles floating within. Soda like carbonation, highly carbonated. It sports a 5 finger white head with a lemony tinge and small and large bubbles. Random chunky lacing.

S: Funky Belgian yeasts reminiscent of Saison Dupont, lemon rind, herbs like sage, snow, white sugar, slight cabbage or skunk, bitterness, light floral, candied lemon.

T: Lemon candy, lemon rind, medium sweetness, a hit of white lemon pith and rind in the taste of bitterness, bitter herbs, I believe there is brettanomycies in this. I tasted it in the Bruery’s and Boulevard’s brews only they tend to oversweeten those brews in my opinion. This is much dryer and pleasant as well as original. Light sourness. The alcohol is well covered. Light fruitiness.

M: Medium thick, slighty gelatinous and syrupy, medium low carbonation. Dry finish.

O: An amazing classic that I can see has set a standard for high octane saisons. Much prefer it to the others I’ve tried. Drank at Turkey Creek with my father in law June 29, 2014.

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A - Hazy deep gold with a fluffy, pillowy, head that won't quit. Excellent lace on the glass.

S - Skunk as soon as the bottle was opened. Dissipated quickly and stayed well in the background afterwards. Bready, toasty malt, spicy notes from hops and/or yeast. Very rustic.

T - Very complex. Toasty malt, nondescript fruity notes from yeast. Significant bitterness that helps dry the beer out. Rustic without being overly "funky". Dry, bitter, spicy finish.

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Avec Les Bons Voeux from Brasserie Dupont sprl
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