Sang Du Chene | 2015
Sang du Chêne, meaning “blood of the oak,” showcases sour strong blond and triple ales aged in three large format oak casks: foudres, puncheons and hogsheads. Oak influences are the highlight of the Sang du Chêne, providing flavors of toasted sugars, vanilla and spice complemented by the bright acidity and fruity character of the beer.
Sang du Chêne 2015 Tasting Notes
Color: Orange-gold with white head
Nose: Toasted oak, pear, orange zest, wood vanillins
Mouthfeel: Medium bodied, high effervescence, off-dry, lactic acidity, balanced tannic structure
Flavor: Toasted wood sugars, red apple skin, honeycomb, biscuit malt