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RATINGS: 480   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.79   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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Vieille meaning “Old” is our artisinal barrel-aged Saison, lightly dry hopped. Each batch release is a diverse blend of Vieille casks that have taken on a soft Brettanomyces character before being lightly dry hopped. Dominated by a floral, citrusy hop character, a subtle herbal note and a tart finish, Vieille’s character exemplifies artisan Saisons.


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4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Fritz123 (1274) - Boca Raton, Florida, USA - JUL 12, 2014
Bottle from Total Wine in Boca Raton. Poured into a snifter at home. Pours a cloudy gold-yellow with a thick head. Some lacing. Aroma is lemon, orange peel, brett, hay, fresh bailed straw, and barrel. The taste is superb with the citrus (lemon and orange peel) , herbs, spices, brett yeasts, and fresh hay. Sprite carbonation, light body. Serious flavors.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
tectactoe (3097) - Michigan, USA - JUN 1, 2015
Bottle: Bright & hazy golden yellow with a fuzzy white head that fades quickly. Aroma of musty hay, green apple, lemon, very mild tannins, & a touch of minerals. Flavor is light, tart, & dry. Mild oak, lemon-lime spritz, white grape, wheat-esque softness, some stone fruit acidity, & light green apple in the finish. Small hint of must & wood, too. Clean, smashable. Reminds me of Jolly Pumpkin’s Calabaza Blanca. Nice.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hawanna (2568) - Freising, GERMANY - JUN 1, 2015
0,375 l bottle from Biervana cereal, dough, barnyard, basement aromas, citrus, herbs, pale, hazy, minimal / Almost No head. light sweetness, lightly bitter, heavily sour, light body, thin feel, oily feel, soft carbonation, long finish,

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AndySnow (4615) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAY 26, 2015
How: Bottle.
Where: Systembolaget.
Appearance: Clear golden colour with a white head.
Aroma: Sour, fruit, floral, citrus.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Tart, sour, citrus, floral, hops, grass.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
stouby (3979) - Holbæk, DENMARK - MAY 24, 2015
Tap @ CBC 2015. Light hazy golden with a white head. Aroma light malty (bread, wood), medium yeasty (sour), light hoppy (floral, citrusy). Flavor medium sour, light spicy and bitter. Light body, complex.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Joakgust (1094) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAY 19, 2015
Bottle. Semi hazy blonde beer with a large white head. Aroma is spicy with notes of citrus, grapefruit, peaches, funky leather and grass. Flavor is fruity with notes of citrus, wheat, sour yeast, herbs, grass and apricots. Sour and well balanced.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Blade86 (854) - Wrocław, POLAND - MAY 17, 2015
Golden, hazy, medium white foam, barnyard, fruity, lightly bitter sweet and sour, medium body, thin feel, tart, average- carbonation, short tartish tannin finish Overall, balanced, very delicate but complex, heavily drinkable

-- rated with beerbasher

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
geophagus (533) - Lubin, POLAND - MAY 17, 2015
(Bottle 0.375l/ sample) Thanks Blade86. Hazy, dark yellow colour. Medium sized, white, medium to fast falling head. Light body, medium carbonation, watery a bit oily texture. Aroma: Crisp and complex. Dried zest, citrus, sour red fruits, cherry stones, soft woody, soft barnyard, a bit yeasty. Taste: Light sweet, a bit tart, pale malts, barnyar, soft red fruits stones. A bit tannin, short finish. Impresive strong aroma, easy to drink, good saison.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mikeyo1 (385) - Linköping, SWEDEN - MAY 16, 2015
bottle @ home. Pours hazy yellow with a little white head. Dry and citrus fruity aroma with acidic notes plus hay and bread. Dry and moderately acidic taste with notes of lemon peel, grape, barnyard, hay, wood and lactic acid.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Cool_Bond (1938) - Kung av Öl @ Facebook, SWEDEN - MAY 15, 2015
Sour berry, citrus and some fruitiness in the aroma. The flavor of the bread, citrus and a little oak barrels. Certainly, this beer is sour but really good. Really good bitterness in the aftertaste that fills the front part of the mouth for a long time. A very enjoyable beer. Follow me @ Kung av öl @ Facebook for more pictures and ratings.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cunningham (5345) - Halden, NORWAY - MAY 12, 2015
Lovely cloudy yellow color with a small white head. Sour berries, wood and citric aroma. Decent body for an 4,2% ale. Fine acidity and a bit dry. Average carbonation. Lots of brett here. Also citric, herbal and wood. Fresh nice saison.
[Bottle from Systembolaget web order in Sweden]


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