Beer Review: Brasserie Dupont, Avec Les Bons Voeux

Overall: 4.75 out of 5, sweet malt and pepper yeast aroma.

Category: Saison (Holiday)

Appearance: Hazy bright golden color, persistent off-white head

Aroma: Sweet Bread Dough, white pepper, almond

Mouthfeel: Medium Full, effervescent carbonation

Flavors: Blends of cracked pepper and sweet bread dough, finishes dry with a sharp carbonic bite. You cannot pick up the 9.5% ABV. For anyone who doesn’t want a winter ale’s spice profile, this beer is your winter jam! There are some serious complex bready notes.

Aftertaste: Perfect blend of bitterness, carbonation, finishing dry with a sudden stop makes for a unique aftertaste.

Food Pairing: I think this beer would be fun to pair with a sweet bready dessert, especially if vanilla and almonds are used. The carbonation and bitterness would balance out the sweetness of the dessert, brining other flavors into the forefront.

Brasserie Dupont, Avec Les Bons Voeux in glass
Brasserie Dupont, Avec Les Bons Voeux in glass

I encourage you to visit theĀ Brasserie DupontĀ website to see what other amazing offerings they produce. This is hands down the best Saison producer in the world.

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