tiong (6488) - Espoo, FINLAND - JUL 2, 2016
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
375ml bottle from Whole Foods, Seattle, WA. Pours yellowish with a tiny head. Aroma of vinous notes, funky yeast, hay, wood and funky yeastiness. Taste is vinous, funky and woody with some oak, tart fruits and grapes. Finish is vinous, funky and heavy with tart fruits, grapes and yeast. Okay.
laiti (8084) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 2, 2016
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
37,5 cl bottle (7%) @ home.
White wine barrels with brettanomyces – 2016 vintage
Aroma has tart tones with white wine and citrus. Also some mild milky tones. Flavour has sweet fruity tones, white wine, acidic notes, citron and white wine. White wine is strong with this one – which I unfortunately find as a bad thing.
VastActiv (5767) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 2, 2016
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at Laiti’s, Helsinki. Colour is cloudy golden with small white head. Aromas and flavors: Fruits, sweetness, some sourness, some harshness and malts.
olio (9384) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUL 2, 2016
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
375 ml bottle.
Pours golden color with a small head. Aroma is lemony and earthy, some wood and faint hops. Flavor is lemon and wood, subtle spiciness, vinous tones here too. Decent but not mind-blowing .
lusikka (7700) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUL 2, 2016
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
375 ml bottle. Pours a clear yellow colour without a head. Aroma of white wine, wood and some floral notes. Flavour of grainy malts, floral notes, white wine and some raisiny sweetness. Full bodied. Oily mouthfeel and soft carbonation. Very refreshing. Enjoyable.
furthur (927) - Eagle River, Alaska, USA - JUN 25, 2016
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Growler from LaBodega, clear light yellow beer, small white head faded. Aroma oak, kombucha, peach, funk, something very floral and perfumy. Taste is oak, black pepper, malt, peach, hint of funky. Palate is light, carbonation moderate.
Btbeers (11) - Snohomish, Washington, USA - APR 27, 2016
4.8 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
Simply one of the best brett saisons. Look forward to this every year when it’s released.
nealblind (1681) - Seattle, Alabama, USA - FEB 25, 2016
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: MAR 19, 2016 clear gold pour. aroma cinder blocks grape juice. tastes big brett, minerally stones. peppery oak. buttery. Re reated wa cask fest bumped up.2 points.
djd07 (10591) - Houston, Texas, USA - FEB 11, 2016
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle thanks to Chow. Pours a hazy yellow gold with medium frothy white head that lasts. The aroma is strong grape, yeast, wood. Medium mouth, yeast, clove, grape, light dry finish.
argo0 (13318) - Washington DC, USA - SEP 3, 2015
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft. Minimal white head atop crystal clear pale straw body. Aroma is moderately sweet, Brett, some white wine, light vinegar. Taste is moderately sweet, white wine, some Brett, light funk. Medium body, light acidity.