Pelforth De Printemps | Brasserie Heineken

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Brewed by:
Brasserie Heineken
France
pelforth.fr

Style: Herbed / Spiced Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Spring

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Added by BoitSansSoif on 05-23-2010

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2
Ratings:
7
Avg:
2.9
pDev:
31.72%
 
 
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Reviews: 2 | Ratings: 7
Photo of kojevergas
2.32/5  rDev -20%
look: 1.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3.5

Served on-draught into Pelforth stemware in Saint Die, France. Reviewed from notes taken in Summer 2010.

A: Pours a half finger head of no cream, bad thickness, and forty second retention. Colour is a clear blonde.

Sm: Slight caramel. Barley. That's it. Simple, boring, and bland.

T: Barley with a small amount of cream and some poorly executed malty notes. Simple but some refreshing character is present. Poorly balanced. Built crappily for the style.

Mf: Coarse, sharp, and wet, with some out of place artificial smoothness on the finish.

Dr: Easy to drink, but of low quality. 2.20 euro is a high price by French standards in this region, and I wouldn't pay it again. The hint of cream is the only good aspect of this forgettable beer.

D+

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Photo of BoitSansSoif
3.55/5  rDev +22.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

3rd year this variety has been released. Features honey and acacia. Best by date: Jan. 30, 2011.

A-Pours clear golden amber with nice off-white head and average retention.

S-Sweet malty backbone with strong floral notes and light fruit. Faint honey becomes more apparent at the end.

T-Dominated by malty profile, slightly sweet with strong floral notes, dry finish with toasty aftertaste.

M-Moderate body, average carbonation, decent balance between sweet aroma and flavors and toasted malt and dry hops.

D-Refreshing and harmonious. I'm not typically a big Pelforth fan but this variety is decent.

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Pelforth De Printemps from Brasserie Heineken
2.9 out of 5 based on 7 ratings.
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