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RATINGS: 1117   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 228   ABV: 7.6%
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.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
GTAEgeek (1532) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - JUN 10, 2013
On tap at Taco Mac. Light straw color, with a medium, rocky, off-white head and good lacing. Great aroma of honeysuckle, resin, lemon zest, coriander, and some pollen and floral funk. Sweet up front, with a nice, pretty aggressive bitterness through the finish. Medium body, lively, and a little astringent. Overall, this is a very hoppy saison, but it is not lacking in the farmhouse appeal. Nicely balanced and very delicious.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Hikeg (95) - - OCT 4, 2015
Pours almost clear greenish yellow with medium, radiply diminishing white head. Aroma is dill, lemon, solvent, grass, herbs, dough and bit of barnyard. Medium malty, medium bitter, medium sour. Good medium long aftertaste with some tartness, slightly astringent. Medium body, oily texture, average carbonation. Not my favorite saison, but different.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dermi (826) - Helsinki, FINLAND - OCT 3, 2015
75 cl, bottled. Pours cloudy yellow with a one finger head. Aroma: Fruits, lemon. Spices. Taste: Medium+ sweet, some bready malt. Zesty notes. Floral, peppery spiciness. Palate: Medium body, average carbonation. Pretty good lemony saison.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
greenmanalishi (506) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - OCT 2, 2015
Hazy, light amber. Yeasty aroma. Citric peel, tropical fruits, grain. Crisp and dry.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mjs (5457) - Helsinki, FINLAND - OCT 2, 2015
(Bottle, 0.33 l - BBE Jul 17, from Alko, 20150927) The beer poured golden and hazy. Its head was medium sized and white. Aroma had fruitiness, spiciness, coconut and perfume. Palate was medium bodied with medium carbonation. Flavours were fruitiness, perfume, sweetness, coconut, malts, spiciness and bitterness. Aftertaste had fruitiness, pear and bitterness. A brew using hops I dislike. Fortunately the yeast used hid the most horrid features of that hops and left decently drinkable brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Alexi91 (274) - Bristol/Romsey, Hampshire, ENGLAND - OCT 1, 2015
Origin: Bottle. Vessel: Bottle. Supplier: Corks Of North Street (Bristol). Hints of cinnamon.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Aurelius (4709) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - SEP 30, 2015
Standard longneck, snappy label. Misty blonde. Aroma was at first very sensuous -- biotic, yeasty, pronounced fruity esters. After sitting a bit, it turns ketonic pineapple. My first impression of the flavor was that of minerality followed by cheap perfume spilled on vinyl furniture covers. Medium body. Think I just don?t like the primary hop. It was a chore to drink. Sorry for dogging you out, Brooklyn. ABC Liquors, Betton.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Marduk (4203) - Reval, ESTONIA - SEP 27, 2015
750ml bottle (thanks mjs). Cloudy amber color. Huge size, fluffy white head, stays. Sour, orange peel, grainy, faint coconut, sweetish in aroma. Grainy, orange juice, citrus, sweet, aromatic coconut, pear, fruity in taste. Fruity orange peel and straw in aftertaste. Crisp mouthfeel. To be honest quite refreshing. Doesn’t say 7.6%. Pleasant brew.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
FatPhil (11490) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - SEP 27, 2015
750ml bottle - thanks mjs!
Pale orange, large frothy head. Eww coconut aroma. Some perfume. Tastes like a tart’s handkerchief. Gets way worse as it warms, gets oilier and oilier with coconut oil. Carbonation high, quite fizzy. Apple finish, even some pear. More pear later. Would probably have been OK without the sorachi ace, but then it would have been a different beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RhetoricalAns (628) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 26, 2015
Light orange pour, solid haze. Tall white fluffy head with okay retention, less lace than expected. Aroma is citrus and herbal, sage. Taste is nice and lemony with a clove spiciness. Medium body light carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jookos (3717) - FINLAND - SEP 26, 2015
26 sep 2015, Turku

.golden, light hazy. Meadowy aromatic nose, some citrus, buttery dilly herbs, golden honey belgy yeast. Med full bodied, soft, sweet. Golden malty. Tart oranges. A very full malty, fruity saison. Like the sorachi dill, makes me want to drop a lemon in it.

-- bb

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