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2nd Shift Unicorn Killer Saison V.I


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RATINGS: 6   MEAN: 3.63/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 228   ABV: 7.6%
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Every Year I brew Unicorn Killer Saison and this is number five. It is brewed with a beautiful Belgian yeast that just makes the sides of your mouth curl up in such a delightful way that some would call it the most beautiful smile in the world. An American Saison brewed with a funky Belgian yeast strain.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jcartamdg (2483) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 8, 2015
Pours a golden orange with a thin white head. Aroma of wheat, belgian yeast and funk. Taste is herbal, wheat, peppery yeast and funk. Solid.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
burg326 (4725) - Florida, USA - JAN 8, 2015
Poured a pale light orange color with aromas if funk, yeast light funk and some pepper. Flavors match the aromas, solid overall with some nice light funk and pepper a solid session overall.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jtclockwork (11029) - , New Jersey, USA - OCT 14, 2014
Bottle thanks to Keir. Shared by me at weekly tasting. Pours gold white head. Nose/taste of lemongrass, saison yeast, lemon and light floral/spice. Medium body.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
vtafro (4929) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - OCT 14, 2014
Bottle. Yellow pour with white head. Light floral, spice and fruit aromas. Light floral, grassy and herbal favors, light yeast and malty tones.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
EtTuCthulhu (1384) - Columbia, Missouri, USA - AUG 23, 2014
The beer pours an opaque orange color, but the small white head fades quickly. The aroma is a nice blend of Belgian yeast and sour fruit, and the flavor is mildly sour and slightly sweet. The flavor is nothing special, but there is nothing offensive either. The palate has a medium body, thick texture, soft carbonation, and a sour finish, which doesn’t help this beer stand out.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
vyvvy (4735) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - JUL 23, 2014
Pours hazy golden / orange with a small white head. The aroma has banana esters, peach, fruity yeast, cream, mild caramel, toast and some saison earthiness. It has a medium / full smooth body with a decent amount of semi-sharp carbonation. However, there is a slick feeling left in the mouth. The flavor starts off with lots of stone fruitiness and is very malty for a saison. There is caramel, butterscotch, light spice and some herbs. The finish shows some alcohol and dried herb s. This is okay, but have liked the other Unicorn Killers better. However, with the different treatments this could end up being interesting.


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