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RATINGS: 366   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.84/5   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
100% Brettanomyces Pale Ale. Dry Hopped Artisian Ale Fermented in Oak Foeders.
36% Citra, 36% Mosaic, 28% Simcoe.

All versions of Hop Savant that are not specially labeled fall under this listing. Small hop changes in the boil are considered a tweak. This is confirmed via the brewer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
scotchzombie (533) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - JAN 19, 2016
Pours very hazy tanned gold with a finger width white head. Fine wet lacing. Aroma is strong yeast and citrus. Taste is very juicy and tangy. Brett baby. Sour predominates with grapefruit citrus and some backing bitter tang.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
unclemike (2895) - Ft. Riley, Kansas, USA - DEC 18, 2015
Pours hazy orange gold with white head. Great nose of florals, citrus, and funk. Tastes of citrus orange, pine, floral, horse blanket, Brett, and cheerios. Very dry on finish making you immediately want another sip. Really nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
malrubius (2587) - Springfield, Vermont, USA - OCT 4, 2015
Bottle from Brewfest. Hazy straw yellow with small head and lotsa lace. Tart lemon and woody funk and old leather shoes aroma Tropical fruit sweetness with lemon and leather and funk and wood and spice and citrus rind finish. Very complex and fairly delicious.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
alliance100 (1113) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - AUG 31, 2015
355ml bottle - pours a medium gold , thin off white head . Mild citrus aroma leads to some barnyard notes . Moderate hop bitterness with pleasant funk . Very good . ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
falco242 (378) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JUL 4, 2015
Excited CS entered MN! This guy is super interesting, with a lot of funk and citrus but with a very dry bitter finish given the dry hopping. It’s almost too much of a medicinal herbal finish for me but I love that they went for it and still think it succeeds. Barnyard and earthy and solid overall.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BrewMstr (189) - Pleasant View, Utah, USA - JUN 29, 2015
Draft at world of beer denver. Aroma is pure saison funk, thin white head and hazy gold color. The hops balance nicely though are very subtle. Grass, citrus, lemon notes in the finish. Nice summer seasonal!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
beerguy101 (5359) - Newark, California, USA - JUN 22, 2015
Sampled on 6/22/15. This wild ale pours a cloudy yellow orange gold color from a 375ml bottle. Medium to large sized white foamy head, The aroma is citrusy, bretty, fruity and tropical. A medium to light bodied wild IPA. The malts are fruity and sweet, tropical and peaches. The hops are citrusy and herbal. Lively carbonation. Bretty and a touch funky, but there is a whole lot else going on here. Nice mix of tropical and hops. Mouthfeel is full and round. Finish is clean, crisp and dry. Aftertaste is slightly bitter.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
EdKing (2391) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 5, 2015
Bottle in CBC Brixton. Almost clear medium to dark Amber with a large foam head. Nose is Brett yeasty, farmyard manure, light funk, lemon, some tropical exotic fruit, touch of papaya, grassy. Taste is tangy farmyardy Brett yeast, funky, fruit tangy, lychee, citrous and a bite of tropical and pine new world hops. Finish is very tangy and fruity but I’m not sure it’s all working in harmony.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kermis (11041) - Where the wild whales are, NETHERLANDS - APR 5, 2015
Bottle shared from Mi Orge Mi Houblon. Pours cloudy dull golden with an off white head. Aroma of grassy and fruity hops, Brett funk, citrus, big oaky notes and white wine. Flavor is light acidic, with a big vinous palate. Light medium bodied with soft carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
weark (645) - Morges, SWITZERLAND - MAR 31, 2015
Bouteille achetée à "La mise en bière" - De couleur dorée un peu pâle et un peu trouble, avec une magnifique mousse blanche, compact et crémeuse, qui tient longtemps et fait une jolie dentelle sur le verre - Au nez des arômes de pomme, de pêche, de cidre, de citron, une forte présence de brett, une pointe de houblon fraisn on note bien le fut - En bouche, le fut ressort plus, on garde ces note de pomme et de cidre, on commence à sentir le malt, on note aussi une pointe herbacée du houblonage à cru - Corp léger, amertume légère cachée par l?acidité, acidité moyenne, carbonation pétillante, final acide cidree - excellente bière complexe, difficile de tout cerner au premier abord, et cette bière est tres rafraîchissant

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