Broken 7 | La Compagnie de Bière Brisset

10 Ratings
no score
Send samples
Broken 7Broken 7

Brewed by:
La Compagnie de Bière Brisset
Quebec, Canada

Style: American Blonde Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by andrenaline on 01-30-2013

For Trade:
View: Beers | Events
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 10 |  Reviews: 4
Reviews by andrenaline:
Photo of andrenaline
3.3/5  rDev +15.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A random scored while out for dinner on the town.
A - Pours a pale golden colour, finger of head with little retention and no real lacing.
S - Grassy hop notes, bready malts, sweet corn and a hint of sweetness on the finish.
T - Much like the nose with the grassy hop notes dominating alongside a hint of sweetness, sweet corn, buttered bread and a sour citrus flavour that lingers.
M - Medium bodied, smooth and a touch of dryness.
O - Nothing mind blowing here, reminiscent of a traditional euro pale lager that doesn't quite bring the flavour profile to meet the Blonde Ale standards. Nonetheless, it's easy drinking and I certainly wasn't disappointed for having tried it.

 676 characters

More User Reviews:
Photo of mlouishill
3.6/5  rDev +26.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Photo of mademers
2.94/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Photo of Phyl21ca
1.8/5  rDev -36.8%
look: 3 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.75

Bottle: Poured a pale golden color lager with a large pure white foamy head with light retention and minimal lacing. Aroma of grainy cereal notes with some unrefined notes. Taste is somewhat harsh with unrefined grainy cereal notes. Body is light with medium carbonation. Quite messy beer at the end of the day which makes me long for macros.

 342 characters

Photo of papat444
2.62/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of Chuckdeezoo
3.7/5  rDev +29.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

L: Golden with light carbonation. A finger of thin foam when poured in a pint glass, lasts for a couple minute. Looks like an ale alright.

S: Smell of malt, nothing peculiar, sweet hint of fruit perhaps.

T: Taste of grain, perhaps a bit too much, but loyal to the fact that this beer is trying to emulate a classic pre-80s ale. Honest taste, nothing fancy, with slightly bitter aftertaste, just enough to balance with sweetness of the malt.
Nothing peculiar, but well executed nonetheless.

F: Thick enough, feels nice in mouth.

Good beer, but a bit on the expensive side. 4.50$ for half a liter is too much for too less. Its a great honest ale, It would be in my regulars if it were available in 12s and at a better price. I will not buy it again, there is better for less. It's a shame.

 794 characters

Photo of Socialiste
2/5  rDev -29.8%

Photo of groleau
2.92/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Aisha
4/5  rDev +40.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of TheBierdimpfe
3.24/5  rDev +13.7%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Slightly hazy straw color with dense activity. Faint creamy white 1 finger head, lasting around 5 minutes, with poor legs. Flavors of sweet grains, metal, caramel, faint floral and grassy hops. Biscuity with a dominant sugary feel. Slick and smooth medium body with nice zesty carbonation. Light finish, short lingering lemony feel, pleasant roasted corn, and notes of noble spices. Crispy, fresh, and satisfying. Decent flavors, good balance, a bit faint but at least it doesn't feel adjunct. Overall good quality casual blonde for a hot summer day.

 550 characters

Broken 7 from La Compagnie de Bière Brisset
2.85 out of 5 based on 10 ratings.
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.