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

bottled
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RATINGS: 142   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Brekeriet Black Label
Brekeriet Saison 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.


Frallan's rating

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Frallan (34) - Stockholm, - NOV 1, 2013
Not the best but a ok beer. Pours dark golden and has a sourey nose. Taste is also a bit sour but still within the balanced realm. I would drink this to Fish and Chips or some other rustiqe fish dish.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
SperkeleForce (610) - FINLAND - DEC 2, 2014
Bottle 33 CL at Pikkulintu. Notes of grass, citrus,gets drunk. not bad . Pretty nice.

- beerbasher

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
bartlebier (1967) - Belchum im Breisgau, GERMANY - NOV 20, 2014
33cl bb11/2015, takk pmgep (EU local swap 7.0). Earthy aroma of old citrus peel, early winter orchard, some dirt. Taste is very close to Dupont: dry hay, contained yeast esters, only with a late soapy note, maybe from the hops. Lively carbonation, distracting somewhat from the yeast’s flavour character. Finishes dry and to the point. Well done copycat hommage to the real deal, without adding anything in terms of local terroir.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (16111) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 18, 2014
13th October 2014
Very hazy amber beer, good fluffy pale cream colour head. Palate is light and airy. Mild seltzer. Airy malts. Trace of lemon and herbs. Light bitterness before the semi dry finish. Pretty drinkable.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
chrisv10 (11372) - DENMARK - OCT 9, 2014
Bottle. Unclear dark amber/brown with big white head. Aroma is malt, fruit, hop, yeast, brett and spicy. Flavour is malt, fruit, brett, hop, medium dry, little lemon, spicy, little sweet, little pepper and medium bitter.

2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
tderoeck (5148) - Gent, BELGIUM - SEP 16, 2014
22/VIII/14 - 33cl bottle @ home - BB: 29/IV/16, batch: 39 (2014-931) Thanks to hackobock for the bottle!

Little cloudy orange beer, small irregular white head, unstable, dissipates immediately. Aroma: floral, lots of orange peel, honey, pretty oxidized. MF: ok carbon, medium body. Taste: very sour, dirty, infected, unpleasant vinegar sourness, white wine notes and some hay. Aftertaste: very sour, tannings, earthy, lemony, orange peel, very oxidized. Brett is not an excuse for infected beer... This is horrible.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Japalo (1257) - DENMARK - SEP 11, 2014
Bottle@bottle home. Haze amber. One finger foam. Yeasty citrus notes. More Spicyness than fullblown Brett aromas. Dry complex flavours. Like it a lot.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Vighals (1394) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - SEP 6, 2014
Orangebrun klar med lavt beige skum. Kornete, vått gress og eplelukt. Syrlige epler og sitrus. Mye kullsyre

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Skinnyviking (7231) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - SEP 1, 2014
Bottle at home. Low but lasting fluffy white head. Hazy amber body. Powerful fruity acidic brett aroma. Pretty sour fruity dry brett dominated grapefruit vinegar flavor with a nice bitterness as well. Low carbonation, long dry sour finish.

1.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
mentalmind (38) - FINLAND - AUG 16, 2014
Bottle@Pikkulintu. Earthy aroma. Cloydy and coppery. Strong body, nice malty biscuit. Alhough promised by the label of the bottle. No Bretanomyces is not that prominent.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (35959) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 31, 2014

Bottle 330ml. @ home.

[ As Brekeriet Saison ].
[ Trade by omhper ]. Unclear medium amber orange color with a large to huge, speaking, frothy - fizzy, good lacing, mostly lasting to diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is light moderate malty, caramel, pale malt, moderate to heavy yeasty, sharp, riped fruit, fruity, saison yeast, fynky, light orange, funky - smoke - medicine note. Flavour is moderate to light light heavy sweet, light acidic and bitter with a long duration, riped sharp fruit, orange, yeasty, sharp, funky, caramel, fruity, tart notes. Body is medium, texture is watery, carbonation is soft and fizzy. [20140605]


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