Rosée D'Hibiscus | Brasserie Dieu du Ciel!

BA SCORE
86
very good
768 Ratings
Rosée D'HibiscusRosée D'Hibiscus
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brasserie Dieu du Ciel!
Quebec, Canada
dieuduciel.com

Style: Herbed / Spiced Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.90%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Sammy on 06-06-2006

BEER STATS
Ratings:
768
Reviews:
386
Avg:
3.82
pDev:
13.09%
 
 
Wants:
32
Gots:
75
For Trade:
1
User Ratings & Reviews
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Photo of StoutHunter
3.77/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

I picked up a bottle of Brasserie Dieu du Ciel's Rosée D'hibiscus for $4.99 at The Lager Mill. I've been wanting to try this one and since I just now saw it on the shelf I thought I should give it a chance, so lets see how it goes. 2016 Vintage. Poured from a brown 11.2oz bottle into a teku.

A- The label is nice, it has a nice design that goes with the name and it's eye catching. It poured a pink and red color that took on more of a bright ruby and pink color when held to the light with a finger worth of bubbly light pink head that died down to a thin ring that eventually faded away and it left some spotty lacing behind. This is a good looking beer, the Hibiscus really comes through in the color.

S- The aroma starts off with a slightly higher amount of medium sweetness with a noticeable buttery aroma being the first to show up and goes into the hibiscus which imparts a floral and aromatic aromas. Up next comes the yeast which impart a slight bit of a stone fruit like aroma with a little bit of other fruity aromas in the background. Towards the end comes a little bit of noticeable spices along with some grainy and pale malt like aromas with the buttery and floral aromas sticking out the most in this beer. This beer has a pretty nice aroma that lives up to it's name.

T- The taste seems to be similar to the aroma and it starts off with just a slightly higher amount of medium sweetness that goes into the same buttery aspects that I got in the aroma being the first to show up and it's followed by the hibiscus which is very noticeable and still imparts those same very floral aspects that I got in the aroma. Up next comes the fruity yeast with stone fruits still sticking out the most and it's followed by the malts which impart more of a lighter sweet malt, pale malt and light grainy flavor. On the finish there's a slight bit of bitterness with a little bit of tartness too and it has a buttery, floral and yeasty flavors in the aftertaste. This is a pretty nice tasting beer that lives up to it's name.

M- Fairly smooth, a little buttery, a little creamy, on the thicker side of being medium bodied with a slightly higher amount of medium carbonation.

Overall I thought this was a pretty nice beer and a good example of the style, I've had more than a few Hibiscus beer and I've grown to not care for them too much, but I can still tell that this is pretty spot on for the style and the Hibiscus is showcased nicely. this beer had nice drinkability, one would be my limit and it would be nice for warm weather. What I like the most about this beer is that the hibiscus was showcased just like it should be. What I like the least about this beer is that it didn't have more tartness, I think this beer would work better with more sourness. I don't think I would buy this beer, but If I wanted a Hibiscus beer I would and I would recommend it to anyone who wants the same. All in all I liked this beer, it was just as advertised and it had no off flavors or anything like that. This isn't a favorite beer from this brewery, but it is a good example of the style. nice job guys, this is a good Hibiscus beer.

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Photo of cuvtcuv
3.78/5  rDev -1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of kristinc
3.67/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Noelito76
3/5  rDev -21.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Beginner2
3.8/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Listed on the "1001."

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Photo of LampertLand
3.96/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Brasserie Dieu Du Ciel 'Rosee Hibiscus' @ 5.9% , served from a 341 ml bottle purchased for $4
A-pour is a pink rose wine from the bottle to a pink/orange in the glass with a small quick dissapating head leaving a streaky lace along the pint
S-wheat , hibiscus flowers , spices
T-sweet start , funky middle & swallow
MF-mild carbonation , medium body
Ov-interesting beer
prost LampertLand

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Photo of Ian_B
4.14/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of DaveBar
3.76/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

Purchase in QC for $3.00. 341ml bottle. Served at 8deg C in a tulip

A- Opens well and pours a nice white head that is gone in a minute or two. Nice Dark red colour

S- Nor a lot there. some fruit

T- Strawberry and hibiscus is mighty low More strawberry than anything.

M- Watery

O- Not a bad brew but light on flavor.

Food Pairing

This kind of low flavored brew went ok with......... Warm nut salad with roasted pine nuts, Balsamic vinaigrette and some citrus such as kiwi or segmented orange.

Enjoy

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Photo of Mousel
4.11/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of jfreeze
3.91/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of BAsbill
3.77/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Skellbop
3.5/5  rDev -8.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of MojitoCheesecake
4.75/5  rDev +24.3%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Pours Ruby Red and is full bodied. Easily one of my favorite wheat beers especially of the fruit and wheat variety. This beer is the rose' of beer. Lots of ripe berry notes . Very nuanced. Very complex and unfortunately very hard to find here in the state of California.

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Photo of Beerbom
4.07/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

More like a sparkling wine than beer. The hibiscus is very subtle. It's described as a spiced strong beer but i don't taste any spices nor does it feel like a strong ale.

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Photo of Gregf51
3.96/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of dcmchew
4.09/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of teamwiggum
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of bman13
4.19/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of jrob21
3/5  rDev -21.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Jtrigonis
4/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Max8787
4.19/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Vold
4.42/5  rDev +15.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of tillmac62
4.26/5  rDev +11.5%
look: 3 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

BBD 01/16. Pours a slightly hazy amber with a ruby tint. Normal head volume, below normal lacing and retention.

World class nose of hibiscus over wheat and biscuit with powerful notes of sweet fruit and light spice.

Light medium body with a texture that is smooth with creamy aspects. World class carbonation with a nice effervescent middle and a finely bubbled prickly finish.

The flavor profile is quite outstanding. Intensity and balance deliver with complexity being the star of the show. It begins slightly sweet then the hibiscus flavor arrives. The middle remains slightly sweet coupled with a slight sour tartness that causes an almost imperceptible pucker. Tart apples and cherry come to mind. The finish brings grainy wheat and a soft spice over a lingering tartness and fading honey like sweetness.

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Photo of FBorrego
4.85/5  rDev +27%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Photo of zeff80
3.99/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Rosée D'Hibiscus from Brasserie Dieu du Ciel!
3.82 out of 5 based on 768 ratings.
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