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RATINGS: 333   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83   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 fall under this listing. Small hop changes in the boil are considered a tweak and any further dry hopping differences don’t constitute a new listing. This is confirmed via the brewer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tiong (4733) - Espoo, FINLAND - MAY 24, 2014
375ml bottle from Mikkeller & Friends, Copenhagen

Pours hazy orange with a large white head. Aroma of hop canes, bretta, tart fruits, grass, citrus and crisp maltiness. Taste is fruity, tart and sourish with notes of bretta, wood, hops, grass, oak and vanilla. Finish is stuffy, grassy and tartish with loads of bretta, oak and woody notes. A bit unbalanced, quite tart and sour bretta pale ale.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Marsiblursi (3054) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 16, 2014
(Bottle) Pours hazy oranges with an off white head. The aroma holds brett, phenols, citric and light piny hops alongside bready, light cracker-like malt. The flavour is dry, medium bitter and medium acidic with notes of grapefruit/lemon/citrus peels, wood, tight malt and citric/light woodsy hops. The mouthfeel is tart with a medium carbonation. Citric finish. Light to medium.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ekstedt (5978) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 12, 2014
Bottle (375 ml) from Bierkompass.de. Shady golden, large white head. Orangey tropical fruit hop aroma, some dirty vegetative brett notes. Medium bodied, high carbonation. Dry with medium bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Zita (5494) - Assentoft, DENMARK - MAY 9, 2014
nice grass sweet fruit aroma,pale, clear, white foam, light sweetness, lightly bitter, lightly sour, light body, nice sour hoppy finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Dogbrick (9446) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - MAY 8, 2014
Sample at Kurtkeller 011: Crooked Stave-tastic 01 on 05/02/2014. Pours a murky orange color with a medium off-white head that diminishes steadily. Fruity aroma with oak and hops notes. Medium-bodied with flavors of grapefruit, funky yeast, oak and herbal hops. The finish is funky citrus and hops. Good beer all around.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hansen (7603) - Assentoft, DENMARK - MAY 5, 2014
Yellow coloured and light hazy. Has a white head, mostly lastng. Heavy brett aroma, old barn, dust, and poo. Acidic flavor, more brett. Dry texture.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Marheb (3169) - San Diego, California, USA - APR 29, 2014
Bue dans une fin de soirée abrupte après une virée sur ocean drive, Miami. Explosion de fruits tropicaux enveloppé dans une levure qui s’impose et fusionne bien avec l’éventail de houblons.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
daje (2717) - NORWAY - APR 25, 2014
On tap at Mikkeller & Friends, february 14th 2014. Clear orange body, thin white head. Aroma of peach, pineapples, funky yeast, hay. Spicy taste with lots of citrus hops and a sour brett character, good dry bitter finish. Very nice!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jimmythespoon (471) - - APR 24, 2014
Light yellow colour, small head little lacing. Nose is funky a sour, but with a hoppy dry finish. Ok beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
greenclansman (888) - Nicosia, CYPRUS - APR 22, 2014
very belgian pale ale-Orval-type of beer. strong belgian yeast-brett aromas and taste, with a strong bitter dry aftertaste. not a bad beer

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