Brewed by Bridge Road Brewers
Style: Saison
Beechworth, Australia
Serve in Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 111   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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India Saison is the hoppy, crisp and refreshing result of a north south collaboration between Norwegian craft brewery Nonge-O & Bridge Road Brewers.A specialty Saison yeast strain and Australian Galaxy and Stella hop varieties have been used in crafting this beer. Serve chilled and enjoy with cheeses and charcuterie.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fourpack (68) - NORWAY - AUG 9, 2014
Wonderful orange haze. Long lasting white foam. Lovely orange aroma. Very hoppy. Slight bitterness. Great drink in the sun.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mullet (849) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - NOV 6, 2011
Some of the most impressive head formation I’ve seen in a beer in quite a while, though it could well be down to my new dishwasher. Lovely fresh Galaxy-style hoppiness with some weird edges lurking underneath which seems to be par for the course with these emerging Aus varieties. Quite a creamy mouthfeel, but cut well by bitterness. Very drinkable. Not much saison character about it for mine, but a very nice showcase for Aus hops, which Bridge Road does really well.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheGrandMaster (2334) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - JAN 13, 2012
Bottle. I like how the yeast is dominant on the nose, whereas the hops play a bigger part in the mouth. A pretty nice combination of the styles, combining to make a vinous palate. Works with summer like a fine Riesling.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jtclockwork (10441) - , New Jersey, USA - FEB 29, 2012
Bottle. Pours orange with white head. Nose/taste of sweet fruit, orange peel, yeast, citrus and pine. Medium body.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
berlinoise2go (655) - NORWAY - MAR 2, 2012
Bottle (50cl) from Vinmonopolet (Vika), Oslo. Huge, white, fluffy head, settles as an uneven layer with some lacing. Slightly hazy, pale golden/amber colour. The aroma clearly reflects both the IPA and saison character - lots of citrussy hops on top of a fruity/estery Belgian yeast base. A bit of almond as well. Medium body, average carbonation. Semisweet, juicy taste upfront, balanced by a solid hop bitterness - then the bitterness takes over, leaving quite an astringent finish. An interesting brew, but I prefer the styles separated.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
KyotoLefty (7337) - Kyoto, JAPAN - APR 9, 2012
Light citrus hop nose. Cloudy gold color. Smooth, pine snd lemon flavor with clean and tasty malts. Not a deep or complex saison character but nice. Very drinkable. Hops work nicely.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Pinball (11101) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - APR 19, 2012
cloudy yellow, smooth white head. aroma is refined, yeasty, citrussy, spicy, belgian. flavor is yeasty, spicy, citrussy, dry , malty, good saison, dry and still with citrussy notes, spices match but do not lead. great.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jdpeebs (687) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - MAY 10, 2012
Bottle- a friend gave this to me and so glad he did. A very good beer. A good balance of malt and hops, with a refreshing finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Maverick34 (2514) - New York, USA - JUN 8, 2012
Draught from Blind Tiger. Classic saison pour of slightly orange gold, nice floral aroma; yeasty and clean hops bitterness were the primary flavors.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Geokkjer (6402) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - FEB 14, 2013
Bottle @Patricks. Pours clear pale yellow with an off white head. Aroma of peach, kiwi, some cat pea and lemon. Flavor is sweet and floral hops with some peach, kiwi and bitterness . Medium body, average carbonation .

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