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RATINGS: 310   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 16   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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There may not be a more perfect summer ale. Sweet, yet dry and tart, apples spiced with coriander, grains of paradise, anise, nutmeg, cloves, cinnamon, cardamom, ginger. Whether enjoying ice cold under the hot June sun or pairing with a light dinner as the sunsets into the evening, there is no wrong way to enjoy this Saison Belgian Style Farmhouse Ale!
Grains: Pilsner, Apple juice, White Wheat Malt, Flaked Oats, and Acidulated Malt
Hops: Saaz, Tettnang
IBU’s ~16
Release #1 - 7.8% abv…. Release #10 - 7.6% abv
Release #2 - 7.6% abv…. Release #11 - 8.0% abv
Release #3 - 8.0% abv…. Release #12 - 8.4% abv
Release #4 - 8.2% abv…. Release #13 - 8.6% abv
Release #5 - 8.5% abv…. Release #14 - 8.8% abv
Release #6 - 7.8% abv…. Release #15 - 8.4% abv
Release #7 - 6.7% abv…. Release #16 - 8.5% abv
Release #8 - 8.1% abv
Release #9 - 8.1% abv


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (35735) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JAN 1, 2013

Bottle 22fl.oz.

[ Release #3 ]. ABV: 8.0%. Unclear - hazy matt medium yellow colour with a average to large, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white head. Aroma is moderate yeasty, saison yeast, spicy yeast, pine, moderate to light heavy apple, spicy apples. Flavour is moderate sweet and light acidic with a long duration, tart, spicy, apple spicy. Body is medium, texture is oily and sticky, carbonation is soft. [20120920]

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (31625) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - SEP 20, 2012
75 cl bottle. Pours hazy yellow with a small white head. Spiced, light ginger and fruity. Spiced, ginger, cinnamon and cardemomme. Light sweet. Fruity, spiced and light citric finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (29662) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 20, 2012
Bottled. An unclear golden beer with a yellowish head. The aroma has notes of yeast, malt, and lemons. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, and yeast, leading to dry finsih.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Papsoe (25084) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 20, 2012
Bottle 65 cl. Courtesy of Pinball. Pours a cloudy opaque pale golden with no head. Interesting minty, gingery nose - with quite some yeast. Medium body, fruity, tart and minty with a lightly astringent finish. No real bitterness. 200912

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
joergen (21291) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 22, 2012
Bottle at yespr. Hazy yellow coloured with a huge white head. Sweet and fruity aroma of spices with notes of herbs and citrus peel. Fruity flavour of apples and citrus peel with notes of spices. Spicy finish.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (17201) - Malmö, SWEDEN - OCT 17, 2012
Bottle at yespr. Pours a hazy yellow color with a small whitehead. Has a fruity spicy apple aroma. Fruity malty spicy apple flavor. has a fruity malty spicy apple finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (15795) - , Essex, ENGLAND - FEB 24, 2013
15th July 2012
8.1%. Hazy gold beer. tidy white head. Light crisp palate. Minerally crisp. Slightly insipid apples with a medium tartness. Trace of estery pear. Minerally semi dry finish with traces of cinnamon, ginger and brett. It’s good but could have been more robust with the apple.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theis (13755) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 20, 2013
Draught at Craft Heads, Shibuya. Clear golden - white head. Light malty. Apple. Fresh green apple. Nice acid. Peppery. Cinnamon. Ok fruity. Spicy. Light sharpness. Very dry finish. Nice.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Travlr (12950) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - NOV 2, 2010
Bottle courtesy of SuperDave, thank you sir! Cloudy bright yellow. Aroma of white pepper, dust, apple skins and wet GP medium tents. Taste of sour funky apples. Good stuff!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - NOV 27, 2010
(22oz bottle, courtesy of thirdeye11) Pours a lightly hazy yellow body with a medium white head. Aroma of citrus, apple, coriander, and grains of paradise. Flavor of herbs, grass, citrus, grains of paradise, coriander, light cinnamon, and apple with a refreshing finish.


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