Tagged: Bière de Garde

Smuttynose Smistletoe

Smuttynose Smistletoe is a Bière de Garde with sweet cherries, black currents and plum, aged on oak chips. A cool looking bottle that is a bit sparse on the info has no ABV listed. No...

Two Brothers A Bretter Day

Two Brothers A Bretter Day is a Biere De Mars which is traditionally a type of Biere De Garde that is brewed in March and is expected to be consumed fresh. Two Brothers kicks...

Ponysaurus Bière De Garde Ale

Ponysaurus Bière De Garde Ale has a lot of clever of words on this can of beer, but somehow those words do not include a canning date or ABV. This pours with the most pathetic...

Off Color Brewing Le Woof

Off Color Brewing Le Woof is a Bière de Garde, 7.8% ABV, no bottle date. This beer pours with a deep golden color with some rich orange highlights, an active fluffy white head sits on...

Service Brewing Old Guard Bière de Garde

In the interest of full disclosure, BDR’s own Keith Dion works as cellerman for Service Brewing. Although he’s normally our go-to beer review guy, he feels that he can’t objectively review the beers he has...

Wedge Brewing Company Bière de Garde

Wedge Brewing Company Bière de Garde was round one (and beerstreak beer 300!) on our latest visit, I’m a sucker for a good Saison! This one is super bright and yeasty, if it wasn’t...

Local Option Sweet Leif

Local Option Sweet Leif is a Bière de Garde brewed with Chinese Sencha Green Tea. This is a crisp beer with a good bit of carbonation. Great tasting sweet grain and fruity flavors of apples and pears. I’m...

Gift of the Magi

The Lost Abbey Gift of the Magi

It’s been referred to as a “Holiday Saison”, and that may be the perfect way of looking at The Lost Abbey’s Gift of the Magi. The 2012 vintage is vibrant and bright with a...

Ommegang Biere D’Hougoumont

Ommegang Biere D’Hougoumont is brewed with traditional French ale yeast, eight malts, French Strisselspalt hops, and aged on white oak and hard maple wooden staves. This Bière de Garde is malty and sweet with some serious...

Allagash Coolship Resurgam & Fluxus 2011

Lee, Raymond and I sat down recently to record a podcast (mostly) about Allagash Brewing. During the podcast we sampled Fluxus 2011 and the highly sought after Coolship Resurgam. The podcast should be available September...