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Bellwoods Farmageddon

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Brewed by Bellwoods Brewery
Style: Saison
Toronto, Canada
Serve in Tulip

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RATINGS: 55   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.77   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This brett barrel aged farmhouse ale is aged from 6-12 months prior to serving. Bottles are refermented in the bottle and 7.3% ABV. Initial batch was released as Barrel Aged Farmhouse Saison. Barrels used are repurposed cider and wine barrels pitched with multiple strains of brett. Different barrels are blended for each bottling. Forthcoming labels will indicate bottling date for those interested in tracking the idiosyncrasies unique to each blending.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
oakbluff (419) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - NOV 29, 2014
Dry hopped on draft at brewery. Cloudy straw appearance. Nose is juicy funk and some floral hops. Taste lots going on. Very dry Brett green apple with a hoppy grassy finish. Complex as hell. Really barnyard. Fun beer

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jtclockwork (8911) - , New Jersey, USA - NOV 22, 2014
Bottle thanks to Sammy. Shared as nightcap. Pours yellow gold white head. Nose/taste of lemongrass, white wine, oak, lemon peel. Medium body.

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Helsdon (207) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 13, 2014
Ye gods this is a good beer! It’s a cloudy blond, blah, blah, blah. Malty goodness nose with soft sour grapes nose, yada, yada. But the taste! Great soft malt profile, with this gentle, smooth sourness that has a creamy (as in dairy) richness, that is just spectacular. Hints of vanilla, cream, sour grapes, lemon, and hay malts. Lovely zing to the after. This is a good beer. Labeled Batch 6th. Oct 10th. 2014

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
biirusaikou (811) - - NOV 10, 2014
Delicious funky saison, apricot, lemon tart, white wine, dry finish. Great balance, one of my favorite brew from Bellwoods and that says a lot :)

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
deepeary (167) - Ontario, CANADA - JUL 30, 2014
500 ml bottle from the brewery. Labelled Batch 4, bottled on March 5, 2014. Pours a cloudy pale yellow with lots of bubbly white head. Smells of citrus, funk, very fresh. Taste is farmhouse funk, tart, citrus, yeasty. Really good. I think I am getting a bit of wine barrel in the finish. Good brew.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jonno (2345) - JAPAN - JUL 21, 2014
Top brewery this one. Lovely Saison with a ton of complexity - most of which fails me from memory now. Still I remember being impressed, as I have been for all their beers.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jksipa (416) - Newmarket, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 8, 2014
Bottle from the brewery -bottled May 26, 2014 - Batch 5. Very pale hazy gold with a one finger white head. Nose has lots of funky Brett with moderate wine and wood notes and a light fruitiness in the background. Light pear sweetness to start with a dry wine and cherry tartness in the middle. Light peppery splice in the finish. Medium light mouth with active carbonation. Nice and well balanced and the tartness is well controlled.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dresden (938) - Saskatchewan, CANADA - JUN 22, 2014
Thanks Jay. Golden with a great white and tight fluffy and fizzy head. Huh? Smell is Brett and lemon tartNess. Taste is Brett, apricot, lemon, white wine. Very dry and very refreshing

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
shoulderbroken (2179) - Tokyo, JAPAN - JUN 18, 2014
Nice smell, big Brett, funky. Great stuff, citrus. Almost sour. Lots of different tastes. Was wasted by this stage.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ontbeertaster (2340) - Ontario, CANADA - JUN 14, 2014
Bottle, this taste just like a Chardonnay, i really didn’t get much other then that. The Brett didnt really come through but it was drinkable. It was more winey then i would liked. Worth a taste


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