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RATINGS: 858   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.95   SEASONAL: Series   IBU: 38   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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Saison-Brett, based on our very popular Tank 7, is assertively dry hopped, then bottle conditioned with various yeasts, including Brettanomyces, a wild strain that imparts a distinctive earthy quality. Though this farmhouse ale was given three months of bottle age prior to release, further cellaring will continue to enhance the “Brett” character, if that’s what you’re after.


4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
VinegarStroke (260) - Napa, California, USA - JUN 15, 2014
Bottle: cloudy, honey straw, thick head and great lace. Massive lift. Fruit, spice, mineral and earth. Tropic and fresh. Not the least bit green. Massive fruit. Mostly clean but just a little funk. Dry, crisp not sour, and moderate bitterness. Great depth and length. Excellent flavor. Very refreshing. Complexed and balanced. Great beer.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
ttroha (232) - Georgia, USA - JUN 13, 2014
UPDATED: JUN 19, 2014 Tap from Lazy Dog. Transparent amber with thin white head. Faint yeast and earthy aroma. Taste of yeast, bread and slightly carbonated. Very good

4.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
SKCwillie (10) - Columbia, Missouri, USA - JUN 8, 2014
Smooth finish and moderately bitter. Less Earthy than Tank 7. Overall, a great summer drink.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
andrewje41 (304) - Kenmore, Washington, USA - JUN 7, 2014
Draft pour. Pours golden with a nice slightly tart, spicy aroma. What an incredible beer this is. So much flavor here. Sweet floral flavor with a nice mild, spice finish. Loved it.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JHeath99 (782) - - JUN 7, 2014
Tap from Lazy Dog. Pours a sickly pale yellow with a ring of off white head. Aroma of spice, especially pepper. Taste is slightly fruity.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
commonmac (252) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JUN 6, 2014
Tap at Happy Gnome. Aroma is in the vein of elderflower...very pleasant. Sweet, yet hoppy. Really nice cloudy gold visual. Taste is refreshing and incredibly easy to drink for a high alcohol beer. Lots of floral and some citrus..borderline overly sweet. Definitely a high quality saison. Please seek this out.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ROBC3366 (510) - north reading, Massachusetts, USA - JUN 5, 2014
Appearance is pale straw yellow and slightly cloudy. Aroma is earthy, horse blanket, typical brettanomyces. Taste is sweet biscuity malt with a definite earthy, horse blanket flavor, and some fruity yeast. Mouthfeel is light, highly carbonated, and very dry. Finishes with a crisp bitterness and earthiness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
rweingarten (46) - Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA - JUN 2, 2014
This is a truly extraordinary beer. The aroma is light and yet deeply yeasty. The wildness extends into the taste which is earthy and tickling added by the greater carbonation. The pour is perfect and the carbonation creates a beautiful body.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mnmike (1014) - Minnesota, USA - JUN 2, 2014
2014 Bottle shared with a bud. High carbonation. Lighter on the Brett than expected, but a great $12 bottle

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
rdixon77 (594) - Georgia, USA - JUN 2, 2014
Nice subtle sour saison. Pale gold. Bready, farmhouse, pleasant tart. The wheat taste comes through nicely balanced with the brett funk. CItrusy throughout. Huge carbonation. Delicious!


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