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

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RATINGS: 135   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   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.


rickgordon's rating

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rickgordon (3843) - Göteborg, - APR 14, 2013
Draught at GBWF 2013. Cloudy orange colour with medium-sized head. There’s hay, brett and citrus in aroma. Body is gentle and soft. Fruity, woody flavour with brett and a whisper of smokey phenols. Really good and balanced!


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Skinnyviking (7000) - 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 (32) - 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 (34777) - 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]

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Timvim (83) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JUL 31, 2014
On bottle @ GH nation (student pub), Uppsala, Sweden 20140730. Minimal head. Aroma is sour with earth, cherries and raspberries. Taste is similar, a lot of sourness here.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
sunnrider (5) - San Sebastian, SPAIN - JUL 8, 2014 does not count
This is a great saison. It´s full of flavour, fresh and perfect for a summer´s evening. Nice one inch head after pouring, orange and a touch hazy appearance Taste is malty, fresh fruit, appleish and brett backbone. Aftertase is sour lemony,nuts and creamy. Mouthfeel is full and well rounded.Good carbonation, not overdone My new favourite and as good (if not as complex) as the few Hill Farmstead that I´ve been lucky enough to try.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
murran (150) - - JUL 4, 2014
Pours a little hazy amber body with a tiny head. A funky and sour aroma. A well balanced and sour taste makes this one really nice. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
JBPortland (758) - Portland, Maine, USA - JUL 1, 2014
12oz bottle pours cloudy toasted orange brown with no head, almost flat. Nose is musty sweet bready malt, orange, light tartness, syrup, light yeast spice. Taste is similar with a somewhat syrupy mouthfeel, some light acidic lacto tartness, and a finish is sweet fruity bready malt and yeast, light spice, and some lacto tartness.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
wihlan (239) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUN 28, 2014
Flaska från systemet - syrlig som fasen. Såg fin ut och doftade lite konstigt unket. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
mmahut (955) - CZECH REPUBLIC - JUN 2, 2014
Bottle. Amber hazy body with low, almost none, white foam. Aroma has light sourness with spicy notes, pine, light honey, peach, floral. Taste has medium to high fruity sweetness, grapefruit in the after taste, light sourness. Body is full, medium carbonation, oily texture. Refreshing.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ramboraffe (414) - SWEDEN - MAY 20, 2014
Hazy orange with small white head. Funky sweet sour smell. Taste is a bit bitter sour and malty. Well balanced.


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