Brewed by Bad Seed
Style: Saison
Malton, England
Serve in Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 50   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44/5   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
Saison, a refreshing drink originally popular with Belgian farm workers known as ‘les saisonners’. We use honey, ginger and seeds of paradise to give a modern and zesty twist to this classic ale.
5.7% ABV
Ingredients: Malt – Lager, Wheat

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cimbasso (491) - - OCT 25, 2015
Cloudy pale Amber/gold with almost no head. Aroma of oranges and lemons m. Quite a creamy taste (unexpectedly!) with plenty of banana, honey and clove flavours. A little bit of barnyard in the mix as well. Pleasantly fruity finish. An excellent and complex beer, but more like a Witbier in character than a Saison.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Holmen1 (3932) - Stavanger, NORWAY - OCT 25, 2015
Flaske fra Prohibition Wines, delt med Steven hjemme hos ham: lett uklar gylden helt uten skum. Underkarbonert, så noe av friskheten går tapt. Mye aroma og smak av milde appelsiner, noe banan, ingefær og hvete. Honningsødmen er til stede hele veien. Minner mer om en witbier enn en saison.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
redders1974 (510) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - AUG 25, 2015
Hard taste to pinpoint reminds me of childhood somehow very refreshing pours with no head tasty but not my thing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rlgk (15334) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 11, 2015
Bottle at Express Tavern, Brentford. Clear golden beer with a small head. Hoppy grassy perfume aroma, floral, hay, citrus, grapefruit notes. Hoppy perfume aroma, grassy, Brady, grapes, some citrus. A bit sweet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (37028) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 9, 2015
33 cl bottle. Pours clear and golden yellow with a white head. Citrusy and estery. Mild soapy. Fruity and light citrusy. Bitter, estery and light citrusy. Medium dry into the finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
StueyD (1543) - Heacham, Norfolk, ENGLAND - APR 13, 2015
A mid amber orange coloured beer with a frothy white head. Strong, spicy aroma, peppery and a hint of clove, plus dusty malt and a zesty fruitiness. Dry and fizzy mouthfeel. A zesty, grassy and fruity taste to start, then a warming ginger led spice flavour brings forward a dry biscuity maltiness. The finish is zesty and spicy.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
niquillis (2147) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 6, 2015
Bottle from Beer Dock, Crewe. Pours like a piddle sample, quickly no head. Seriously lacking any dimension, disappointing. Some banana, light and easy to drink but boring.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
sdmmb (1392) - USA - JAN 4, 2015
Drunk from 33cl bottle bottle bought at Bierhuis in Ossett. Cloyingly oversweet beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (7821) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 17, 2014
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours light hazy amber, taste is sweet and fruity, light, honey.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
AshtonMcCobb (4212) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 5, 2014
Bottle thanks to allmyvinyl. Appearance - golden amber and hazy. Some head. Nose - gentle honey and ginger biscuits. Some lemon and yeastiness. Taste - more honey and ginger biscuits. Palate - light to medium bodied with a tangy texture and a long dry finish. Overall - not a massive fan of honey or ginger in beer but this is decent. Can’t help thinking the underlying saison might have been better.

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