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RATINGS: 547   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A sort of Saison, fermented with Botrytis-infected Viognier and Pinot Gris grapes. This beer is brewed with Pils malt, organic Hard Red Winter Wheat malt, Warrior hops, Willamette hops, Liberty hops, Saison yeast and Botrytis wine must.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JefVerstraete (2836) - Oosterzele, BELGIUM - MAR 2, 2016
Bottle shared @ RBBWG 2016. Clear yellow colour, no foam. Sweet nose of grapes, honey and grape skin. Tart taste with sourish notes. Fruity, well balanced. Alcohol very well hidden. Good!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
stevoj (3853) - Boise, Idaho, USA - FEB 29, 2016
On tap at brewery. Light golden straw colored pour, airy head. Wine/grapes come forth in the aroma, blend well for a nice tart, fruity taste. Clean but short finish. Solid Saison throughout.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tderoeck (8076) - Gent, BELGIUM - FEB 29, 2016
UPDATED: MAR 1, 2016 20/II/16 - 75cl bottle @ RBBWG V (Ben’s place) - BB: n/a (2016-186) Thanks to sebletitje for sharing the bottle!

Clear pale yellow beer, irregular small off-white head, unstable, non adhesive. Aroma: spicy, pretty fruity, peaches, bit herbal, floral, touch of honey. MF: ok carbon, medium to light body. Taste: very fruity start, alcohol, some banana peel, floral. Aftertaste: spicy, sourish touch, more banana peel bit dry.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kraddel (5972) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - FEB 27, 2016
Sampled at RBBWG16 . thnx for sharing everyone ! Pours clear blonde, small White head. Smell is malty, Honey, taste is Sharp, bit bitter. Sweet, apples, somewhat bitter aftertaste. Had somehow got a lot of cider-like aspects.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
sebletitje (9089) - Enghien, BELGIUM - FEB 21, 2016
Bouteille 75cl de Total Wine, Tampa. Dorée, léger voile, col épais blanc. Arôme offre un bouquet centré sur le fruité, ici le raisin et levure sont bien présent avec un petit rappel de cidre, touche houblonnée en rétro. Palais est agréable centré sur le fruité, la levure, mosto de raisin reste apparentée au cidre offrant une touche acerbe en fin de bouche. Ressent très peu du profil des houblons et encore moins de ce côté saison. Le tout est correcte en sachant que la bouteille date déjà de 2013.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Zlotta (1912) - Hagen, GERMANY - FEB 21, 2016
0.75 l bottle at RBBWG 2016 in Antwerpen. Clear, straw yellow, white head. Sourish, slightly funky aroma of white grapes, gooseberry, lemon and some oak. Sweetish-sourish, minimally funky taste of white grapes, green apples, gooseberry and some oak, followed by a medium long, rather tart, dry finish. Thin to medium body, spritzy and moderately astringent mouthfeel. Good!

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
77ships (7641) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - FEB 21, 2016
Thank you for sharing Sebletitje! 750 ml. bottle shared @ RBBWG V. This one that I have been curious about for a long time. Paler citrus, white bubbles. Nose is basic sweetish lemon & dull grape & pear juice, mineral, basic white sugar sweet. Taste is dull weird mineral pear & white grape juice, mineral boring apple, light esters. Sof carbonation pear juice. I had high hopes but this is another DFH beer that didn’t live up to them, it’s okay but largely just dull sweetish fruit juice & uninteresting mineral qualities. Okay going to meh.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
erickok (5284) - Leuven, BELGIUM - FEB 20, 2016
Pale golden, light misty. Sweet pale base malt, with very little toast, more classic hops, bit hay, bit herbal. Medium bitter, sour, odd fermentation tastes. Intersting beer, very different. Reminds me a bit of the Brooklyn Sorachi Ace. Fun tick, unique. Thanks for the taste! (Sampled during RBBWG 2016)

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Benzai (13677) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - FEB 20, 2016
Sampled @ Ratebeer Belgian Winter Gathering 2016. Clear pale yellow pale golden color, small white head. Smell and taste wheat, hayish, fruitpeel, grapepeel, quite some lemon or citrus. Ok beer.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ElManana (1769) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - FEB 20, 2016
Bottle at RBBWG, thanks for sharing Seb! Grapes dominate the beer, light sour, too Belgian yeasty for me.


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