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Brew By Numbers 01/06 Saison - Motueka & Lime

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Style: Saison
Bermondsey, England
Serve in Tulip


on tap

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Another pairing of hops and citrus. The juicy fruit punch of Motueka hops is offset by the zing of fresh lime zest; all backed up by a classic Saison yeast character.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mabel (7443) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 26, 2015
[7112-20150304] Tap. Light fruity straw yeast fruit aroma. Slightly hazy, pale yellow orange body with a quick foamy white head. Medium body. Good. (7/3/8/3/15) 3.6
(@ Birch & Barley, Washington, DC)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
elbernays (880) - Dublin, IRELAND - JUN 6, 2015
Glass at alfie Byrnes. Pours cloudy gold. Lime, kiwi, citrus nose. Pepper, bread, citrus, flavour. Light and nice

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
PotjeBier (1999) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - MAY 2, 2015
Tap @ In De Wildeman, sample size glass. Golden blonde color, hazy. Dense, sticky white head, good lacing. Aroma’s: very refreshing, fruity, quite like a Belgian saison. Retronasal there’s fruit, fruity sourness, dryness, malt/grain, light bitterness. Lime is detectable throughout. Flavor hs fruity sourness and moderate bitterness. Light bodied. Long, fairly dry, bitter finish. Nice!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
adamnowek (678) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - APR 17, 2015
Really refreshing. Nice golden colour with a sparkling texture. Mild bitterness and very subtle lime taste.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
chinchill (3012) - South Carolina, USA - APR 15, 2015
On tap at the St. Andrews Brewing Co. brewpub. A very slightly hazy golden body topped by a very durable white head that leaving fine patterns of sticky lacing. Aroma: like most saisons, not appealing. Flavor: like most saisons, more appealing than the aroma. Still, a bit too much in the way of hints of a barnyard here. Mildly tart and faintly bitter. Probably a bit more hoppy than average for style More lime peel than lime juice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
caesar (5799) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - MAR 28, 2015
Bottle from de Molen beershop, dated 23/09/14 bb 23/09/2015, large sample. Hazy yellow color, some tiny debris, medium rocky white head. Aroma is spicy, peppery, bit grassy and flowery, slight lime. Soft bitter in taste, fruity. Pleasant saison.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jercraigs (8509) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 14, 2015
2015-03-04. Lightly hazy pastel yellow-orange body with a small white head. 3+ Aroma is strangely interesting, notes of soap and minerality then musky funky lime. Better than that probably sounds. Flavour is pleasant, light lime and minerality, muted saison base. Average to light bodied palate, effervescent carbonation. 3+ Not sure if it has suffered a bit from travel or if it’s just not quite to my On tap at Birch & Barley, Washington DC.

Overheard: "You didn’t know my grandmother but that reminds me of her."

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RexTalionis (3023) - FINLAND - MAR 13, 2015
Draught. Hazy pale yellow, whitish head. Garden fruityness, bit of spices, some lemon and grainy notes in aroma. Feels a bit thin. Citrus, sour notes and peppery spicyness in taste. Hoppy dry finish. There’s hints of some grainy notes and lemon in the end.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hermod (4364) - Vantaa, FINLAND - MAR 11, 2015
Draught @Brewdog Helsinki. Pale amber, thin white head. Huge zesty aroma, thyme, spicy stuff indeed. Crisp, lime is everywhere. Saison yeasty, spicy flavor, and the lime mixed together works really good here. So refreshing.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jookos (3495) - FINLAND - MAR 9, 2015
Tap@brewdog hki. Yellog golden, light hazy. Very fresh fruity saisonny nose. Green berries, lime zest, malty hay wheaty. Med bodied, nice bitters, dry finish. Real refreshing, and clean, saison.

-- bb

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