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Brussels Calling | Brasserie de la Senne

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brasserie de la Senne
Belgium
brasseriedelasenne.be

Style: Belgian Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Thorpe429 on 09-15-2011

BEER STATS
Reviews:
21
Ratings:
84
Avg:
3.97
pDev:
19.14%
 
 
Wants:
2
Gots:
11
For Trade:
0
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Reviews: 21 | Ratings: 84
Reviews by BearsOnAcid:
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4.77/5  rDev +20.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

This beer was sick.

Poured a clear yellow with a foamy white head that attached to the sides of the glass.

Big floral and spicy belgian yeast nose. Lemon/citrus, grassy, white pepper.

Taste was so refreshing. Light bready malt. Not much sweetness. Bitter, floral, and grassy hop finish. Spicy belgian yeast and lemon zest in between. Crisp and dry all day. So simple yet so good.

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3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

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3/5  rDev -24.4%

Photo of mattfancett
3.5/5  rDev -11.8%

Photo of Sammy
4/5  rDev +0.8%

Photo of Ciocanelu
3.75/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

2015 version, bottled. Slightly hazy golden color with huge, frothy white head. Aroma is hoppy with nice citrus notes and also some floral yeasty notes. Taste is similar with floral yeast at first, slightly sweet, but gets quite bitter and hoppy on the finish. Medium body, quite soft, but with high effervescence. Overall it leans towards the belgian IPA style with the specific belgian yeast profile but complemented by citrusy hops and a good amount of bitterness.

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Photo of aztraz
3.75/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Highbury09
3.85/5  rDev -3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4/5  rDev +0.8%

Photo of lalaloveyou
3/5  rDev -24.4%

Photo of DavidHume
4.06/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of desint
4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

Photo of Amalak
4.17/5  rDev +5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

A. There are a lot of small bubbles coming up the side. It leads to a white bubbly head that leaves some lacing. It has a light caramel color. It is completely opaque.

S. It has a thick, grassy, lemon hop scent.

T/M. This has a beautiful, grassy belgian taste to it. It's a mild lemony hop taste, with a good malty smoothness. There's a grape, or dark fruit, undertone to it, but it has a nice celery/grassy taste. Carbonated and medium-to-full bodied, but refreshing.

O. I thoroughly enjoyed this. It was flavorful and refreshing; nothing was over the top and there was a nice balance.

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Photo of Blanco
3.5/5  rDev -11.8%

Photo of AndreasDif
3.02/5  rDev -23.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Ok not more No aftertaste. Quite slimm

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Photo of DrinkSlurm
4.2/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from tap at the Avenuie pub in NOLA into tulip. Pours a hazy golden, heafty head and thick lacing. Smells of wheaty hops. Taste is of again wheaty hops and a bit of fruity bite. Slightly bitter but smooth and creamy. Really nice brew and pumped I got to try.

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Photo of ShanePB
3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

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4/5  rDev +0.8%

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3.25/5  rDev -18.1%

Photo of diawol
4.12/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

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3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

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4/5  rDev +0.8%

Photo of Thorpe429
4.38/5  rDev +10.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

From the bottle at 't Brugs Beertje in Brugge during last week's trip to Belgium.

Served in a De La Senne cervoise.

Pours a hazy gold with a big, foamy white head. Lots and lots of lacing. Seems like I'm saying that an awful lot lately.

The nose brings some grassy and floral hops along with a bit of citrus and straw. Flavor is all about the hops, though there's some light pale malt in the background. Good floral character and slightly earthy with some citrus. Light body and good carbonation. Very delicate with a dry finish.

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3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

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Brussels Calling from Brasserie de la Senne
3.97 out of 5 based on 84 ratings.
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