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3 Monts (Trois Monts)

Style: Bière de Garde
Alcohol: 8.5% ABV
Brewery: St. Sylvestre
Country/Region: France

Product Description:

3 Monts is a classic Bière de Garde (which literally means "beer for aging or keeping") brewed by the brewery of St. Sylvestre(actually and old farmhouse) located in the heart of the French Flanders countryside. The beer, named after 3 small nearby hills on teh farm, is an old fashioned, full flavoured beer brewed from strong aromatic Flemish  hops and fermented using top yeasts. The beer is similar to many farmhouse beers that were once brewed in iron hooped barrels in the district and delivered to the many small local Flanders bars. The aromatic bitterness also makes this beer highly suited for cellaring and will last for up to 20 years in a cool dark cellar with definite improvements possible after the first five or so years of storage.

Tasting Notes:

Medium gold clearish under a large, very fine bubbled, creamy yellow white, very long lasting head. Head regenerates superbly on glass swirl. Aroma has hops and fainter spicy, something floral and a hint of cured meat yeastiness, and that celery chicken noodle soup thing you get in some Belgians. Lightly fruity. Medium, less velvet more silky smooth, body.  Lasting carbonation. Medium yeasty and fresh malty sweet flavours, nicely balanced between the bitter and sweet dimensions. Alcohol very well masked even when warm. Not as complex as some other Bière de Gardes or other complez but otherwise extremely pleasant drinking.

Bob

Availability
Limited supply - please check availability before ordering

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You can buy 3 Monts (Trois Monts) in the following pack sizes:
Pack DescriptionPriceQty 
Single (1 x 750ml Bottle) $16.99
Carton 6 (6 x 750ml Bottles) $74.99
Remember, we can usually fit up to 20 beers into each delivery carton. Want to try the above beer but not sure what else to choose? Why not try our special Summer Pack. If you would like some help making your choice, why not contact our friendly and knowledgeable staff who will be happy to make some suggestions.
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