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RATINGS: 1237   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.69/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 228   ABV: 7.6%
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Brooklyn Sorachi Ace is a classic saison, a cracklingly dry, hoppy unfiltered golden farmhouse ale, but featuring rare Sorachi Ace hop.Fermented with our special Belgian ale strain, we add Sorachi Ace hops post-fermentation. After 100% bottle re-fermentation with Champagne yeast, the beer emerges with a bright spicy lemon zest aroma. It tastes like sunshine in a glass, and that suits us just fine, especially with seafood dishes and fresh cheeses.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kiwianer (3428) - Otorohanga, NEW ZEALAND - DEC 12, 2012
The head is medium, the body blond and cloudy. It smells strong CO² , citrus, honey. The taste is different hoppy, citrus, a bit honey. Not bad, but not my favourite hop. 12/10/10/11/15/10

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
turboespresso (256) - Port Moody, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 9, 2012
On tap. Lemony aroma and taste abounds. This beer is "sunshine in a glass" as advertised. Cloudy and golden. Perfect summer beer but great anytime..

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Storm_Warning (82) - Suffolk, ENGLAND - DEC 1, 2012
Currently drinking while typing. Very nice indeed! It has a striking aroma of citrussy lemon, tangerines, apricots, hoppiness and classic saison yeasts. After pouring you have a bright golden vessel of sparkly loveliness with a fizzy perfect white head which sustains well and leaves nice lacing. The taste is very gentle and delicate, very well hidden alcohol content. Saison flavours are present especially the array of citrus flavours and Belgian yeast. Nice clean finish with an overall light palate, medium body, a texture thinner than I expected, with an average carbonation and a slow light finish of grassy hops. Very good beer, personally one of the better Brooklyn beers on offer, definitely would drink this one again.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TaktikMTL (6943) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - NOV 28, 2012
En fût. Verre de 12 oz dégusté chez The Farmhouse Tap & Grill (Burlington, VT). Arôme: Légère odeur de citron et d’ananas. Apparence: La couleur est blonde voilée. Présence d’un mince col mousseux et d’une large dentelle sur le verre. Saveur: Goût de citron avec une pointe de céréales et d’épices. Durée moyenne de l’arrière goût. Palette: Le corps est moyen avec une texture légèrement astringente. Moyenne effervescence en bouche. Légère présence d’épices en arrière goût. (Rating #4366)

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bigaddie (75) - - NOV 22, 2012
Pours a lovely golden color with 1 in head that soon disappears. Good lacing. The flavor penetrates well. Yeasty odor and a comfortable palate reminiscent of a classic blonde ale. Hops enter the equation towards the end with grassy notes and a smooth bitter finish. I would drink this again. Not too much happening in terms of complexity but very smooth and a great drinking and pairing beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
swong17 (58) - USA - NOV 20, 2012
On tap. Pours a light golden with a fluffy white head. Aroma is laden with citrus, particularly lemon and grapefruit, hops, and pine. Taste is light and bubbly, with a nice balance of lemon, grassy hops, and hay. Maybe a touch of apricot on the finish. Finishes off slightly bitter and yeasty. Light even for a saison, but delicious.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jhamp9 (1566) - Corinth, Texas, USA - NOV 19, 2012
Golden pour with a fizzy white head. Aroma is full of lemon zest and citrus with a little funk. Taste is crisp lemon, grass, and a little dank. Very dry on the palate with prickly carbonation. Really good.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
WLG423 (201) - Connecticut, USA - NOV 17, 2012
The Sorachi Ace starts off with powerful citrus aromas of grapefruit and lemon zest. Flavors are crisp and citrusy with light flavor of hay in the background. Not a particularly earthy or funky saison but refreshing and quite enjoyable.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
KornDogg (568) - Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 17, 2012
Bottle. Pine, citrus aroma. Golden body with tall, lasting head. Flavor begins sweet followed by hop and pine. Citrus notes. Bitter aftertaste. Crisp and dry, very nice.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
60minuteman (1265) - West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 17, 2012
Cloudy yellow pour with a lot of white head. Lemon aroma. A good presence of bubbles and grassy hop. Champagne like in its carbonation and texture. Thin body. Nice


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