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RATINGS: 1349   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.8   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 38   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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Most breweries have at least one piece of equipment thatís just a bit persnickity. Here at Boulevard itís 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.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
brewballs (212) - USA - JUL 27, 2013
Amazing brew! In the series that includes the Saison Brett and the Sixth Glass this fits most excellently! Itís like a great story like Star Wars Episodes 4 and 5! It has a foamy head, yet delicate. Malty notes with a bit of a herby swing to it. But not overpowering. The washdown is so smooth. Each glass brings you to itís creators vision. A masterpiece! Sublime. Understated. Complex. One of the yearís best brews!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GreatDane1632 (919) - USA - JUL 3, 2015
Great Saison. Great example for the style. Very refreshing, great sweet malt flavors and a little funk from the yeast. Super Enjoyable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sigmund (5696) - Tau, NORWAY - JUL 3, 2015
750 ml corked & caged bottle, BB date 07.2013, from Vinmonopolet, Nettbutikken. ABV is 8.5%. Slightly hazy golden colour, large white head. Lovely aroma of farmhouse kitchen and dry white wine, also hints of tropical fruits. The flavour is medium sweet, maybe not quite as fresh as it ought to be, but still very good. Fruity / citrussy and mildly spicy notes. Enjoyable, will buy again, and sample when fresher.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tderoeck (6158) - Gent, BELGIUM - JUL 2, 2015
3/VI/15 - on tap @ Trollekelder (Gent) - BB: n/a (2015-746)

Clear blond to yellow beer, creamy white head, very stable, adhesive, leaving a nice lacing in the glass. Aroma: lots of citrus, grapefruit, fruity, bit sweet, some caramel, nice stuff! MF: soft carbon, medium body, smooth texture. Taste: lots of citrus first, spicy touch, bit herbal, grassy bitterness. Aftertaste: some sweet malts, pretty bitter, citrus, grassy, sweet peaches, bit yeasty, sugary touch, nice bitter hoppy ending.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
thmsboyd (97) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - JUL 1, 2015
Bottle BBE: 12.2015. Lightly chilled. Pours a clear golden amber body with a mountainous, frothy off-white head. Peppery aroma of Belgian yeast, wheat, banana, lemon and coriander. A medium ripe fruit sweetness with a hint of tartness and medium bitterness to finish. Medium-light bodied with a scratchy texture, medium-high carbonation and a long, lingering finish. Overall a thoroughly enjoyable saison with an accent on spice, primarily white pepper.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
zinneke (121) - Brussels, BELGIUM - JUL 1, 2015
Tap. Cereal, tropical fruit, lemon, some banana. Taste is pepper, grains, hops, fruity esters, alcohol. Ok farmhouse ale, a bit too much US hops...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
biirusaikou (1175) - - JUN 29, 2015
Draught at ACBE. Wow this one is probably my favorite of the event. Nice bouquet of floral/apricot/peach hoppy flavors with some funky spiciness, lively carbonation, dry clean finish. Top-notch stuff, quite complex and enjoyable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jimbonga (47) - - JUN 27, 2015
Bottle. Gold with rocky white head. Yeasty aroma with a little banana and some citrus hops. Light body with spicy pepperiness and a bit of funk. Lots of orangey hops and a nice dry finish. Best beer Iíve bought in Croydon for a long time.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MaartenRF10 (1689) - Wageningen, NETHERLANDS - JUN 27, 2015
Mooi om deze bij de Mitra aan te treffen! Troebele goudgele saison met mooie witte kraag. Heerlijke fruitige, romige saison. Lekker bittertje in de afdronk.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
RichardW (1703) - Carlisle, Cumbria, ENGLAND - JUN 27, 2015
Bottle from Coppers Newcastle. Pours a hazy amber-gold with a foamy white head. Lovely fresh, yeasty and herby aroma, spicy and sharp on the tongue, with grapefruit poking our from behind the herbs and yeast. One of the best saisons Iíve had, refreshing and tasty.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RW80 (1233) - Hoogeveen, NETHERLANDS - JUN 27, 2015
355ml bottle Appearance: Deep gold with a big white head that lasts long, leaving a decent amount of lacing. Aroma: apricot,citrus hops, peach, floral notes, pale malt, light funky Saison yeast Taste: light to moderate sweet with a moderate bitter finish. Some fruity tones, some good hops a light funkyness and some spicey yeast tones in the bitter hoppy finish. Medium body,average carbonation. Good Saison and I like Moorgat comming with this, instead of another IPA.

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