Fantome vs Dupont…
Fantome Saisons are delicious, even when it’s name which is French for “dandelion” translates “piss a bed”… (because of the plant’s diuretic effect). I didn’t taste the dandelion ingredient in particular, nor did I piss the bed, but I did enjoy the beer! (Once again, pardon our jacuzzi friendly drinking vessels.)
We find the Belgian Fantome beers intriguing, mysterious, and always tasty… A chocolate Saison sounded interesting, so we brought home a bottle from Public House La Jolla (yes, bottles may be purchased to go!). It poured a rich golden hue with a large quantity of darker sediment remaining. Although we could not taste any distinguishable […]
Bell’s! SKA! In San Diego! What a great bottle list! We usually choose from their vast Belgian beer draft list, but ventured into their very extensive international bottle list to find several domestic offerings that are hard to find here. Bell’s Java Stout rocked my coffee/beer world, and SKA Ten Pin Porter was easy drinkin’. […]
Tastes wonderful…perfect for a pre-holiday party beverage. The combination of citrus flavors and carbonation reminds me of a mimosa..sort-of…but better.
Fantome never disappoints… I don’t know what a “Hiver” is, but at least I changed the auto-correct back from “hover”! Great post birthday bike ride refreshment!
Another yummy beer from this Belgian brewery. A refreshing light bodied ale.