Abbaye Saint Bon-Chien Grand Cru (2014) – Frenchy Sparkling Wine (Brasserie des Franches-Montagnes)

Style: Wild Ale aged in French Sparkling Wine Barrels 11.0% ABV Ingredients: Swiss mountains’ spring water, barley malts,sugar, hop, yest. From: Jura, Switzerland Brewery’s Note: “Ale Matured in Oak Barrel. Hand bottled, with prise de mousse. This Grand Cru’s complexity will increase with age. Abbey Saint Bon-Chien Grand Cru is sometimes available when we come across wonderful barrels and in barrels or Rum Vin Jaune … Continue reading Abbaye Saint Bon-Chien Grand Cru (2014) – Frenchy Sparkling Wine (Brasserie des Franches-Montagnes)

XV [√225 Saison] (BFM {Brasserie Des Franches-Montagnes})

Style: Wild Saison 5.0% ABV From: Saignelégier, Switzerland Brewery’s Note: “Brewed for the 15th anniversary of the brewery – hence the square root of 225 – a bit like a sort of gag for our domestic market not ready at all to accept sour beers, I decided to try. Couroussé by those nasty attitudes of American brewers make 22 different saisons in the same brewery, a … Continue reading XV [√225 Saison] (BFM {Brasserie Des Franches-Montagnes})