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RATINGS: 52   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5   SEASONAL: Spring   IBU: 26   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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Elevation’s first barrel aged beer is made in the tradition of the farmhouse beers of the Wallonia region of Belgium. Eclectic, funky, and original this is the first beer in our Double Black Diamond Series of seasonal barrel-aged beers. The Signal de Botrange is the highest tower on the highest point in Belgium and we hope our Signal de Botrange will help elevate your perception of beer, much like the beers of Belgium did for us.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Gueuzedude82 (4) - Colorado, USA - SEP 24, 2012
750ml in a Trip Karm glass. Beautiful Chardonnay driven oak on the nose. Nice balance of belgian yeast and hops, a little funk too on the palate. Very unique as I’ve experienced many chardonnay barrel aged brews, but none that showed as much chard as this one. Excellent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rougeau13 (2119) - Richmond, Texas, USA - MAR 27, 2015
Clear amber with a whitish head. Aroma of chardonnay, bubblegum, pear, and citrus. Taste is tart and a little spicy with some sweet and barrel elements and very wine-like. Medium bodied; very smooth and a little dry. Enjoyable, but not amazingly so.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bu11zeye (12072) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - FEB 10, 2015
(Draught) Pours a lightly hazy golden body with a small off-white head. Aroma of oak, chardonnay grapes, tangerine, earth, and citrus. Flavor of chardonnay, butter, earth, herbs, pear, apple, and oak with a dry finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
wedgie9 (2501) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - JAN 16, 2015
Summer 2012 bottling #02213
From notes. Tasted on 12/9/12 from a 750mL bottle, thanks to Curtis for sharing. Pours muddy dark orange with an average off-white head that leaves average lace. The nose is banana and spicy yeast, bread malt, caramel, vanilla, and buttery chardonnay. The flavor is lightly sweet bread malt and caramel up front, with the same, nicely spicy saison and banana yeast, with vanilla and creamy chardonnay barrel. The body is medium with average carbonation and a long nutty, oaky buttery and saison spice finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
dhasmonek (32) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 26, 2014
Great aroma, cider like appearance. Can tell that it was aged in old oak chardonnay barrels.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
luttonm (2868) - Seattle, Washington, USA - DEC 15, 2014
Draft at Big Wood. Deep orange, yeasty, fruity. Body is sweet and rich. Farmhouse is muted, more sweet bw. alc builts. Tangy, grapefruit, not a standout.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
trevor211 (1392) - Seattle, Washington, USA - DEC 13, 2014
Draft at Big Wood 2014. High carb, too much punch with the saison flavors. Sweet, thick... odd for these flavors.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (18351) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 22, 2014
Bottle @ SBWF 2014. Pours a hazy golden color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty spicy yeasty weak funky aroma. Fruity sour funky yeasty woody flavor. Has a fruity funky sour yeasty finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dclonts (4) - - NOV 18, 2014 does not count
The farmhouse post to shorten a barrel really gives a great funky taste. Unique. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
daknole (10035) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - NOV 7, 2014
Amber pour, light head. Sweet and malty up front, then a bit of sourness, white wine, belgian yeast, shortbread cookies.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
oh6gdx (21565) - Vasa, FINLAND - OCT 28, 2014
Bottled@SBWF2014. Golden colour, small off-white head. Aroma is fruity, floral, mild gluelike sweetness as well as some alcohol. Flavour is fruity, gluelike sweetness, some funky notes as well as mild oaky notes to it.

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