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Brewed by Brasserie de Blaugies
Style: Saison
Dour-Blaugies, Belgium
Serve in Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 341   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.75   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Collaboration with Hill Farmstead. A spelt saison (Saison d’Epeautre) with American hops (Amarillo).


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
markextrae (1322) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 8, 2014
shared bottle with a friend at moeder lambic. poured a murky yellow golden colour with a white head. citrus, belgian yeast, grains, slight murky hop note, grass, orange, earth feeling, pretty crisp mouthfeel. a real complext brew. enjoyed it a lot

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fredd_an (58) - Borlänge, SWEDEN - NOV 1, 2014
Saison med amarillo! En hipsterdröm! Doft av banan & bönder & övriga kryddor. Amarillo smak, trevligt vetebanan & extrem bretta! Mumma! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bursprak (780) - Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 29, 2014
Corked and caged bottle split 4 ways. Hazy golden pour with loads of sediment. Nose has soap, esters, some mango and citrus. Taste has yeast, sweet lemon juice, some mango and some herbal notes. Nice classical saison!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
cards04 (1848) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - OCT 27, 2014
A great saison. Dull yellow with sediment and long lasting foamy white head. Aromas are barnyard funk, citrus rind. Flavors are funk, citrus, hops, soapy. I love this.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
northropfrye (2317) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - OCT 27, 2014
Yellow body foamy white head loads of thick sediment. Funky citrus aroma. Taste is very dry sandy almost. Lively palate. Interesting beer.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
falco242 (292) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - OCT 26, 2014
Nice hazy gold, farmy nose but balanced. Really nice taste, hay and bread and funk with a bit of hops on the finish. Really solid.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Strife21 (170) - North Wales, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 24, 2014
Pours hazy golden yellow with super thick white head. Smell is farmhouse funk, yeast, bread and fruit. Taste is bready, lemon, yeast and fruit. Medium body, medium carbonation

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
theisti (3297) - Leawood, Kansas, USA - OCT 21, 2014
~12 oz tulip draft at The Foundry in Kansas City, Missouri. The pour is a hazy orange yellow with a well formed one inch white head. The aroma is fresh natural Saison yeast, herbal grass, soft orange pine hop, and general earthiness. Very engaging nose. The taste is a beautiful balance of the earth grain grass and the herbal orange pin hop, the yeast is present, mostly in the finish. The complexity and melding of the flavors is exquisite, this is delicious. The palate is medium bodied, gentle soft carbonation, yeast, crisp finish. Really nice beer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rouhlas (339) - GREECE - OCT 18, 2014
From tap at BierCab, Barcelona. Hazy pale yellow color with almost white head. Aroma is light malty, hoppy, grassy, floral, spicy, yeasty. Taste is sweet and bitter, fruity, light funky. Light to medium thin body with hoppy bitter finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Oakes (12789) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 17, 2014
Bottle, Real Gastropub, Honolulu.
Hazy, light tan. Aroma is big dusty saison yeast...lots of Blaugies on this one. Complex and the hops are a bit herbal as well. Has a fair bit of the dusty old barn yeast character, and a fair bit of pale malt sweetness. Fairly big body for the style. Effervescent, burpy. Hops lend a lot of dryness. I wouldn’t even pick it out as amarillo...the beer has a pretty strong Blaugies character. Once the yeast goes in the glass, the beer is softer...the yeast actually mellows and more sugars come out, contrary to expectations. Some of the hop is washed out of the finish as well.


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