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RATINGS: 75   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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This entry is for the bottled version of Saison Noire (which contained brettanomyces). Ratings for the brewpub/draft version should go HERE

This Belgian-inspired dark saison has a rich, deep amber color and a wonderfully complex caramelized maltiness complimented by the funky, fruity and earthy character of our house saison yeast. Decadent but dry with some lingering funk and fruit.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (32344) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 18, 2011
75 cL bottle. Pours hazy dark orange with a small off-white head. Aroma is yeasty, fruity and slight peppery. Mild wooden, caramelish, slight citric and yeasty. Lingering malty, slight spiced and medium dry peppery yeasty finish. Subdued bitterness.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (29851) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAR 18, 2011
Bottled. A hazy red beer with a huge yellowish head. The aroma has notes of dusty hops, malt, and alcohol. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, dusty hops, fruits, and alcohol, leading to a dry woody finish.Odd.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Papsoe (25083) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 18, 2011
Bottle 75 cl. Courtesy of gn0sis. Pours a hazy warm amber with a frothy and lacing off-white head. The nose is spicy, somewhat tart yet with an underlying syrupy sweetness. Medium body, dried dark fruit - some overripeness too - slightly soapy. I’m not sure how much Brett I pick up though. Vague underlying tartness. Very subdued bitterness. 180311

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (21533) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 20, 2011
Bottle at Papsø. Hazy orange red coloured with a medium sized off-white head. Fruity aroma of caramel, dried fruits and burnt sugar. Sweet and fruity flavour of caramel and burnt sugar with notes of grapes. Fruity finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theis (13804) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 22, 2011
Bottle at Papsø’s - Thanks. Cloudy brown - offwhite head. Spicy, fruity, herbal, light meat, light mynth, candy, sulfor, knækbrød, berries, red berries, caramel, funky, light barnyard, medium saisonish !!!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - MAR 30, 2010
(750ml bottle, brewed 8/28/08) Pours a lightly hazy amber body with a medium off-white head. Aroma of raisins, herbs, menthol, florals, and earth. Flavor of nuts, herbs, yeast, caramel, and florals with a dry, moderately bitter finish.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
argo0 (11666) - Washington DC, USA - MAR 5, 2009
(750ml bottle, thanks CaptainCougar) Small beige head atop cloudy dark amber body. Aroma is medium sweet, some sourness/funk, fairly mild. Taste is medium sweet, sour, chocolate, caramel. Medium body, some effervescence, acidity.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
brokensail (11613) - Orange County, California, USA - APR 4, 2011
A: The pour is a dark amber color with a creamy off-white, maybe khaki, colored head. S: Touch of chocolate malt and sweetness. Definitely fruity with a mild to moderate roast and hints of oak. Fairly yeast with some peppery notes, chalk, and earthiness. T: Quite a bit more dry than I was expecting. Chocolate malts, earthy funk, wet oak, mild roast, and a definite chalkiness. A mild fruitiness (specifically raisins). Just a little bit bready. M: Medium in body with carbonation on the high end of medium. O: Really interesting and complex. The chocolatey notes were a little unexpected, but they worked out.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pinball (10932) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAR 18, 2011
cloudy dark orange, smooth offwhite head. sweet and sourish fruity aroma. a little dryness. flavor is caramelly, sourish, dryness, bretty bitterness.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
KimJohansen (10350) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - MAR 18, 2011
Cloudy amber with a large beige head. Aroma had toasted malt, caramel, yeast and spices. Somewhat spicy flavor with toasted malt, plenty of yeast, caramel and hints of brett. Messy.


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