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RATINGS: 387   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.97   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Saison brewed with spices and aged in French oak Pinot Noir barrels.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
BayAreaBeers (85) - Fremont, California, USA - JAN 17, 2012
Pours a great hazy amber with a 2 finger head. aroma is of Brett, citrus and a bit of alcohol. Taste is amazing. Was not expecting this...spicy citrus up front with a big Brett in the back end. Damn tasty. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Leafs93 (1683) - Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 17, 2012
Pours amber with a white head, decent lacing. Aroma is floral, brett and earthy and maybe a touch of citrus. Taste is sweet with some tart undertones. Dry finish.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
hirigalzkar (2292) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JAN 15, 2012
Bottle. Pours orange, hazy, with a white head. Apricot candy, light brett and citrus hops in the aroma. Orange, white wine and tropical fruit notes in the taste. A bit dry, but mostly fresh. Complex, yet refreshing. Like a modern Orval!

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
pete4999 (1045) - Buffalo, New York, USA - JAN 14, 2012
Bottle, as pictured, from UncleJedi in the TBS Secret Santa. Wow, this is really good. Hazy gold, leaves a bit of foam on the side of the glass. Really light and easy to drink. Smells somewhat citrusy, but has an almost champagne smell as well. I would say that the taste is flowery and somewhat earthly. This is really really good.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
finol (2167) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JAN 14, 2012
Bottle. Orval like, complex and drinkable. Litte of everything, fruity bretty, raspberries, hops and grapes.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JohnnyJ (4362) - San Diego, California, USA - JAN 13, 2012
Bottle. Hazy yellow amber, with white head. Grain, light hay, flowers, sweet fruit, kiwi, light brett tartness, and citrus. A really nice beer, complex and flavorful.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
sfhodense (4791) - Odense NŘ, DENMARK - JAN 13, 2012
Pours cloudy amber with a white head. Aroma is caramel, flower, perfume, citrus and pepper. Flavour is caramel, citrus, perfume, flower, spice, perfume and clove.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
PapaSkeetSkeet (808) - Corvallis, Oregon, USA - JAN 13, 2012
UPDATED: JUL 30, 2013 light gold, white head. Aroma is brett and a bit of pickle juice. Light body. Tastes of light grain, some puckering, slightly astringent tartness, considerable hops (40 IBU’s!) I didn’t seem to mind this until the last sip or two, though it’s definitely noticeable. I would have thought bitterness and tartness would clash. Good, not great though.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gription79 (2263) - Bountiful, Utah, USA - JAN 11, 2012
750 ml bottle with a great label. A very interesting beer with an amazing balance between the spices and citrus flavors. A firm hop and brettanomyces presence. A complex and intriguing saison.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
italianjohn (2338) - Penndel, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 10, 2012
Dark amber hazy pour thin off white head light lacing ... aroma of brett, rose hips, dry grapes and oak ... taste is of brett, floral rose hips, fruity and spicy yeast, citrusy hops and orange with a dry citrusy brett finish ..... full flavored and abv hidden well this is really good stuff


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