Brewed by Brekeriet Beer
Style: Saison
Staffanstorp, Sweden
Serve in Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 152   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
Brekeriet Black Label
Brekeriet Funkstarter is a Scanian saison receiving its special character by fermentation using a mixture of different yeast strains, particularly those of the genus Brettanomyces. The beer is carbonated naturally by fermentation in the bottle and therefore giving a thin layer of yeast on the bottom.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
joergen (23987) - Frederiksberg, - FEB 2, 2013
Bottle at Söder om Småland. Cloudy amber coloured with a medium sized off-white head. Fruity aroma of citrus peelw ith notes of barnyard. Fruity flavour of brett and barnyard with notes of bananas and hops. Hoppy finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Desverger (4597) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - SEP 11, 2015
Bottle share during RBESG2015, Day 2, Malmö, Sweden - golden orange coloured pour with a white head. Aroma and taste is citrus fruity with prominent lemon, some orange, bretty, barnyard yeast, grassy and floral nuances, light palate, dry fruity finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
beernbourbon (1421) - Iowa City, Iowa, USA - SEP 10, 2015
Bottle to glass. Pour is hazy light orange with a full off white head. Continues to form lily pads of bubbles throughout. Aroma is quite dry and funky with light wood notes and notable acidity. Flavor is aggressive up front with funky acid and wood which gives way to a really nice dry barnyard flavor. This grew on me with every sip. Not quite as balanced as the others i tasted but definitely worth a try.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theydon_Bois (13509) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 3, 2015
Bottle split at Beer Ditch, Malmo, 21/08/15. Very lightly hazed golden orange with a decent off white covering. Nose is dank wood, lemon rind, tarte orange, earthy, brett notes. Taste comprises light soap, bitter citric shreds, orange, light brett, funk, barnyard, yeast esters, trace of spice, damp hay. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close. Ok.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
brnandersen (2617) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 21, 2015
Sample from 33 cl. Bottle. Clear, golden colour with a thin, white head. Sour aroma with sour fruits, citrus, bretts and yeasts. Taste is lightly sour. Medium body with a creamy texture. Finishes dry and fruity. Good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
TEJA (1780) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 12, 2015
Sampled at SBWF 2013. Lasting white head. Opaque golden color. Fubnky aroma with a low lactic acidity. Pepper and spicy taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
haukur (1474) - Reykjavik, ICELAND - JUL 12, 2015
funky aroma with loads of grassy notes. Brett is a bit overpowering, a bit lacking everything else but pretty thirst quenching and easy saison.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Florya (998) - Bergen, NORWAY - JUL 11, 2015
How : bottle Appearance: hazy light orange, small white head. Aroma : honey, herbs, floral, oranges. Palate : light body, fizzy carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mikeyo1 (459) - Linköping, SWEDEN - JUN 28, 2015
Bottle @ home. Pours a hazy yellow to light amber liquid with a stable white head. Dry, clean aroma of hay, dough, yeast, light brett, oak, grass. Funky and moderate tart flavor. Dry and cripsp with high carbonation. Notes of lemon, ornages, oak, grass, dough. Lingering lemon zest and white pepper.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rafael52 (395) - Łódź, POLAND - JUN 10, 2015
Kolor: złoty, zamglony.
Piana: obfita, drobno i średnio pęcherzykowa, w miarę trwała.
Zapach: wyraźny aromat dzikich drożdży, bretów, lekkie nuty słodowe oraz kwiatowe.
Smak: średnio wytrawne, wyraźna goryczka, ziołowa, trochę nieprzyjemna, wyczuwalne nuty słodowe oraz lekkie dzikie akcenty.
Wysycenie: średnie w kierunku wysokiego.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Camons (8032) - Hasselager, DENMARK - MAY 30, 2015
Bottle @ Home. Pours hazy golden with a small white head. Aroma of light malt, yeast, brett, grass, light sourness. Flavor is light sour, malt, bretty, yeatst, dusty, straw. Medium body, soft carboantion, light acidic finish. 300515

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