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La Moneuse - Brasserie de Blaugies

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

220 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 220
Reviews: 128
rAvg: 4.09
pDev: 9.54%
Wants: 27
Gots: 18 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brasserie de Blaugies visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
La Moneuse is named for A. J. Moneuse (b. 1768), a famous local bandit and gang leader, and ancestor of the brewers’ family. It is a classic "saison" beer by virtue of its strength and its earthy, aged quality. It has a hardy, semi-dry malt character, a fresh but not overpowering hoppiness, abundant yeasty, fruity flavors and a fairly strong, but pleasant and enticing mustiness.

(Beer added by: NeroFiddled on 10-04-2002)
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pinotboy007

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4.53/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A-Fantabulous, off white, styrofoam-like head that leaves gobs of sticky lace. (Pour this one carefully.) The ale itself is deep gold with an orange hue.

S-Mellow barn yard funk with some Band Aid aroma.

T-Some citrus, white pepper, and nicely hopped in a way that is supportive, but not leading the taste parade. Delicious and complex - increasingly so as it warms.

M-Slightly creamy but manages to finish clean, and refreshing. Wow.

Overall, this is fantastic stuff and worthy of your money. This is probably food friendly with fish, clams, or on its own. Yum.

Serving type: bottle

08-20-2011 22:35:21 | More by pinotboy007
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La Moneuse from Brasserie de Blaugies
91 out of 100 based on 220 ratings.