Tag Archives: Le Merle Saison

Le Merle Wins Gold at Brussels Beer Challenge

Is the best saison in the world made in Fort Bragg, California? A panel of international judges at the Brussels Beer Challenge awarded the Gold Medal for Belgian Style Saison to an American beer—Le Merle from North Coast Brewing Co. … Continue reading

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North Coast Grand Cru and Le Merle Win Awards at Brussels Beer Challenge

Judges awarded a gold medal in the “Pale & Amber Ale: Saison” category to Le Merle Saison Belgian Style Farmhouse Ale in the Brussels Beer Challenge this past weekend, ahead of Belgian brewers! Judges also awarded the North Coast Grand Cru … Continue reading

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Le Merle featured in Bon Appetit

“What begins as floral and effervescent, like a chilly white wine, finishes with a fruity fullness.” Read the whole article from Bon Appetit here. | See our print PDF press release here.

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Valentine's Day at the North Coast Brewing Taproom & Grill: Paired Oysters and Brews

Are Oysters the Perfect Love Food? De Maupassant described them as “…small and rich, looking like little ears enfolded in shells, and melting between the palate and the tongue like salted sweets.” Paired with our dizzying, appetizing, and refreshing Le … Continue reading

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Le Merle Review

Le Merle: a blackbird that has you singing, a review on Billy’s Beer Blog

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The Thanksgiving Beer List: Le Merle & Brother Thelonious  – a review from CraftBeer.com

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Le Merle Named Best Cult Brew by SF Weekly

SF Weekly has named Le Merle Best Cult Brew: “…North Coast’s Le Merle…is the perfect fusion between American and Belgian brewing traditions.” Read more here

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Introducing Le Merle

Our new Belgian Farmhouse Style Ale (Saison) called Le Merle—The Blackbird— is now widely available at retail outlets in 750ml corked and wired bottles. This subtle, sophisticated beer has already gotten some critical endorsement. It’s lovely stuff traditionally brewed using … Continue reading

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