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RATINGS: 1623   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.8/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 38   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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Most breweries have at least one piece of equipment that’s just a bit persnickity. Here at Boulevard it’s fermenter number seven, the black sheep of our cellar family. Ironically, when our brewers were developing variations on a traditional Belgian-style farmhouse ale, the perfect combination of elements came together in that very vessel. You could call it fate, but they called it Tank 7, and so it is. Beginning with a flavorful surge of fruity aromatics and hoppy, grapefruit notes (Amarillo hops), this complex, straw-colored ale finishes long, dry and spicy.


bigred22's rating

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bigred22 (85) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - OCT 6, 2011
Pretty much a Delirium Tremens clone, just not quite as polished. I say it doesn’t have a very good aroma, but the taste makes up for it.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
SODAK14 (335) - Rapid City, South Dakota, USA - JUN 25, 2016
This brew is hard to describe. It reminds me of a more of a bourbon/whiskey type drink with a high alcohol flavor. Pleasant yet the same time a funky taste. I was like another reviewer liked it at first but then it was too hard to drink. It comes in a four-pack so two per sitting would be about right.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
EvNa (9) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 24, 2016 does not count
Bottle. Clear golden color. Taste bittersweet, hop, yeast, herbs. Strong and dry in your mouth. At first I liked this beer more, but taste gets a bit harsh and unpleasant after a while.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jspencer78 (24) - Rochester, Minnesota, USA - JUN 23, 2016
Pours straw colored with a good medium lasting head. Strong citrus taste, particularly grapefruit. Finishes spicy and dry. A great quencher

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tjeerd (59) - GERMANY - JUN 18, 2016
Nice golden colour with a fruity aroma. Hoppy with a light bitterness. Long dry, almost sourish aftertaste. Will buy again.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
eduardovl (1302) - SWITZERLAND - JUN 17, 2016
330ml bottle served in a tulip glass. Pours a clear yellow color forming a big and soapy white head. Good retention and some lacings. Nose is sweet and fruity. Strong notes of honey, pale malts, peach, grapefruit, lemon zest. Spicy, notes of clove and vanilla. Bready yeasts. Taste follows the nose, a sweet beer with strong notes of honey, pale malts, peach, grapefruit, zest. Clove and vanilla. Good hops bitterness. Very citrus hops profile. Traditional Duvel yeast. Full body. Average carbonation. Spicy, citrus and bready aftertaste. Sweet and persistent. Good drinkabilty. Great Saison Ale.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TrefwoordPunk (893) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - JUN 16, 2016
Bottle 33 cl. Pours a clear yellow to golden with a medium white head and an aroma of fresh fruits (grapefruit, citrus, banana, peach), spices (clove, vanilla, coreander), sweet malts and yeast. The taste is medium sweet with a medium body and high carbonation. Very nice!

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ehaak26 (38) - - JUN 14, 2016
Pours golden with thick white head and nice lacing. Aroma of citrus hops and spice.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
7stern (571) - Bromma, SWEDEN - JUN 9, 2016
Golden go light amber, lasting laces. Funky aroma with fruit and yeast. This also dominates the taste. Full bodied and heavy.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
ClaudeB04 (312) - Dudelange, LUXEMBOURG - JUN 7, 2016
Yellow a bit hazy with a stable white head. Fruity citrus bitterness well balanced by malty sweetness Bitter finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
adasko (1705) - Poznan, POLAND - JUN 5, 2016
Bright golden color, nice frothy white head. Aroma is typical for saison - a bit funky, but flawery and fruity. Not much hops in the aroma. Notes mostly from yeasts. Same thing in the taste. Very typical, classic saison. Solid, quite good but heavy in the body. Not super drinkable, rather not very session beer. Can feel the alcohol, not in the taste but in the feeling- warming troath and stomach quite quickly.


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