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RATINGS: 964   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.95   SEASONAL: Series   IBU: 38   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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.

mkobes' rating

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
mkobes (2142) - paramus, New Jersey, USA - NOV 13, 2012
On tap at Falling Rock Tap House for GABF week. The pour is a beautiful light golden color with a huge bright white head that has a lot of lacing power. Great Aroma. Brett dominates but there is also a fruity bready malt note, and a sweetness. The flavor brings more malt and more fruitiness. Brett is there with some funk that melds with a low but noticeable bitterness. Very drinkable and well made beer. Full bodied.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
stoutnick (778) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - SEP 26, 2015
Peach golden pour. Aroma is nice brett quality, classic saison vibe. Taste is tangy brett, some stonefruit, some saison esters. Overall, good stuff, nice brett aspect, solid beer.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
dhatton (215) - Mendham, New Jersey, USA - SEP 18, 2015
Pours a hazy golden body with 3 fingers of loose, pillowy foam that deflates into sticky patches. Nose is ripe blueberries, fragrant florals, some spice, and damp grass aromas. Earthy taste of funky yeast, hay, mild citrus peels with a lingering spicy finish. Chewy texture, medium body. Nice carbonation and crispness. Lovely farmhouse ale.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
DW78715816 (102) - Kansas, USA - SEP 17, 2015
Wow this is good. Fruity and smooth with a nice bitter after finish. If you like Tank 7 this is Tank 7 turned to 11. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sigmund (5833) - Tau, NORWAY - SEP 16, 2015
750 ml bottle, vintage 2013, probably from Vinmonopolet. ABV is 8.5%.Pale golden colour, only slightly hazy. Huge and lasting white head. Lovely aroma of saison yeast and brett, with fruity and peppery notes, hints of farmhouse. Medium sweet but still quite crisp flavour with peppery notes, distinct bittering hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ZacM612 (341) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - SEP 12, 2015
Hazy golden with a white pillowy head. Aroma is spicy, with a hint of wild yeast. Flavor is spice and citrus, some added character from the Brettanomyces.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
CanIHave4Beers (3621) - Pouring Bus, Iowa, USA - SEP 11, 2015
On Draught,
It’s really about damn time I rated this, I’ve had it dozens of times and yet this was the first time I felt inclined to take notes...
Pours a lightly hazy straw color with a huge fluffy white head and lots of lacing on the glass. For what it’s worth it’s hard for me to imagine a beer looking more appealing in a glass than this.

The aroma leads with that wet limestone basement thing with some mild pineapple, some floral notes, and a light bit of funk & hay.

The flavor is dry but fruity with some light banana-on-pineapple thing happening. It’s got a mild bit of pepper and even less clove. It’s got a great floral bitterness and a good minerallity.

What can i say here, it’s a neo-classic for a reason.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
solidfunk (5667) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - SEP 6, 2015
Great beer wonderful balance. Great bretta infusion. Cloudy yellow with great head and lacing. Light tangy finish. Tap at Churchkey thanks to dclawyer.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
skeils (10) - Chester Springs, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 22, 2015
750 ml bottle from Wegman’s in Downingtown, PA. This is basically Tank 7’s interesting, funky, older sister who attends art school and goes hiking a lot. Aroma is yeasty, earthy and tranquillo lemon. More earthy compared to Tank 7’s floral. Strong carbonation, rather fizzy and pours with and solid 1/4 inch head and attractive lacing. Taste is citrus and earthy with a nice dry, pinch of pepper finish. Complex, yet fun and refreshing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nische (1277) - Saltsjö-Boo, SWEDEN - AUG 7, 2015
2013 bottle. Hazy, pale yellow with foamy white head. Dry aroma and taste of oak, grapefruit with heavy brett notes. Slightly grassy barnyard. Dry finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
chadmasontx (21) - - AUG 5, 2015
Not my thing. Cellared for 2 years, may have been too long. Overly bitter for a farmhouse ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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