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Brewed by Birra del Borgo
Style: Saison
Borgorose (RI), Italy
Serve in Tulip

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RATINGS: 184   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Birra non filtrata, non pastorizzata. Forma sedimento naturale. Ingredienti: acqua, malto d’orzo, farro, luppolo e lievito. Rifermentata in bottiglia.


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Vanz (189) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JAN 22, 2014
Tart malty aroma, light orange coloured body with a creamy white head. Lots of spicy and earthy hops come through on the palate, produces some new world lager style hop flavours. Really smooth in the mouth, nice and drinkable Saison, but lacking the complexity of some of the greats.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Niksko (307) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - JAN 9, 2014
Pours a cloudy light golden orange with fine white head. Nose is slight citrus, banana and a bit of stone fruit. Taste is more stone fruit, a bit of citrus and banana esters and a bit of clove. Light and fairly interesting.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BlackHaddock (3485) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - JAN 8, 2014
Draught in Open Baladin, Rome on 10th Dec 2013. Almost clear pour, golden hue to it, on top a smooth white covering. This was a little maltier and richer in texture than most Saison beers I’ve had, not that it’s a big total of beers. This had those ’farmyard’ esters and earthy features that summarize this style so well, so it wasn’t a long way off the Belgian ones that I’ve had. Different and after a Gose style beer in the same bar I was beginning to warm towards the Italian craft beer scene. This is a very pleasant brew and I’m really pleased I had a large glass full of it.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pyobon (893) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JAN 4, 2014
(Bottle) Hazy yellow mber wit decent white head. Nice refreshing citrusy aroma. Pleasant palate, refreshing carbonation but with some body to it. Nice taste, fruity and tangy with pleasant light malt and little bitterness. Easy drinking, and elegant.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RW80 (535) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 20, 2013
From 640 ml bottle. Appearance: A slightly cloudy golden-amber with a fwhite head which leaves quite some lacing. Aromas yeast, lemon, hay,and floral notes Taste: starts with light citrus towns which go over in round more diverse slightly sour fruity and grassy notes with a bit of malty sweetness. Not that sour for a saison Medium body and carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jado (490) - Camp Hill, AUSTRALIA - NOV 20, 2013
From 640 ml bottle. Pours a slightly cloudy golden-amber with a fluffy white head that leaves good lacing. Light carbonation. Aromas of lemon, hay, funk and floral notes. Taste is crisply citric up front but then rounds out with flowers, apple, cut grass and some faint orange. Medium bodied, with a gentle pepper and lemon aftertaste. Maybe not a wholly traditional saison, but really good all the same.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jesperhammer (2815) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 15, 2013
11-NOV-2013, draft @Eataly, Bologna. Clear, golden with lacing white head. Aroma is yeast, spice, oranges, fruit and malt. Taste the same. Creamy and nice. Malty sweetness. Not the usual dry saison.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
LomYst (458) - Rotterdam, NETHERLANDS - OCT 11, 2013
aroma has some old malts en heavy citrus.. it’s quite drinkable but it lacks the wildness and sourness i expect from a saison

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MatteoD. (136) - ITALY - OCT 6, 2013
Bottiglia. Schiuma cremosa, aderente e di veloce dissolvenza, aroma fruttato, erbaceo, maltato, colore ambrato scuro, al palato corpo medio e carbonazione lieve, inizialmente dolce con note di caramello, frutta secca, pera, mela e poi finale amaro e luppolato, non male. Una buona birra a doppia fermentazione, ricorda lo stile di certe birre belghe.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cgarvieuk (13935) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 4, 2013
bottle at home ... soft dry zezty fruits ... big bitter salty nose ... bitter front ... zezty dry fruits .. soft yeast ... ligth salty fruits .. ok


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