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RATINGS: 43   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Saison-style beer with fruit and bread aromas and white wine notes reminiscent of apricots and apple. Harvest Ale finishes dry and crisp.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beerman6686 (4704) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 21, 2011
This poured a cloudy yellow colorw ith a white head. Aroma was medium spices and yeastyness, some light lemony fruit too. Flavor was fairly dry, mainly spice but bland too. Eh.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
5000 (6299) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - NOV 6, 2011
Bottle:   Straw colored, a little shade of orange thrown in, large frothy white head, fairly nice lacing, very light carbonation.   Nose is of very dull floral and soft pale fruit.   Similar tongue, pale fruit, a little mealy, with this very dull floral background.   Not quite sure what to make of this one, is it a Saison?   Body and mouthfeel are moderate.   Clean finish, lingering mealiness and very soft pale fruit and dull floral notes.   Tiz okay, but doesn’t much remind me of Fall...


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BrewDad (5035) - Olympia, Washington, USA - OCT 25, 2011
Light golden in color, hazy with a thin head. Cloves, light fruit aroma and flavors. I get the spices coming out very nice and the malts add to the flavor. Dry and crisp this was a very good Saison.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
doughanson78 (5) - Everett, Washington, USA - OCT 23, 2011 does not count
Ar: Light aroma on this. Yeasty. Cloves. Apricots. AP: Light straw in color. Medium haze. Half finger white head with less than good retention but good lacing. T: Great Belgian yeast flavors. Cloves. Apricots. Light wine qualities. Slight apple. M: Light bodied, but not watery. Medium carbonation. Very crisp. Very dry finish. O: Very good Saison. I always enjoy Fremont’s beers. Would definitely recommend this one.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
riversideAK (5626) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - OCT 21, 2011
Lightly spicy, lightly fruity sweet aromas. A little pepper, citrus, apple, herb notes. Pours hazy golden, great creamy head and awesome lace. The flavor is spicy up front with pepper, herbal notes, a touch of dust, a touch of fruit - apple and white grape, peppery with an herbal lingering spicy finish. Easy to drink, not overly assertive but well put together as usual.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
boFNjackson (4176) - Portland, Oregon, USA - OCT 17, 2011
Bottle at a recent BA/RB tasting... Poured golden with a white head. Sweet, yeasty, with some spice and light vinous fruit characters. Wheat and vanilla with a balancing hop character.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
trevor211 (1338) - Seattle, Washington, USA - OCT 16, 2011
Pours a hazy light amber with a smallish head. Dry white wine, apple cider, and bread are indeed on the nose, over a muted hop presence. Good, crisp, fall flavor (sweet cider and toasted bread), but a dilute/watery mouthfeel. Hops come forward a little on the finish. Not bad.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
after4ever (6263) - Brier, Washington, USA - SEP 28, 2011
22. Pours a hazy medium gold with a surging, settling white head that sticks around for a decent amount of time. Nice eggy lace. Big funky wet leaves nose. A bit phenolic. Watery medium body with light carb. Toast, wet leaves, and some mild artichoke notes on the mid palate. Tangy finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
CampesinoTino (782) - Seattle, Washington, USA - SEP 25, 2011
Bomber. Solid honey golden colored in appearance with an inch of pillowy head. Aroma is floral hops, spiced bread, cloves and honey. The flavor is a blend of lemon citrus, bready malts, cloves and apricots with some orange spice at the back end. The body is smooth with strong carbonation and a slightly tart, fruity finish. The fruit, spice and bready malt flavors make for a fairly drinkable and unique fall brew.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
eboats (1082) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - FEB 23, 2011
On tap at the brewery. Poured clear pale gold with a white head. Aroma was wheat and orange, but very light notes. Light bitterness, medium sweetness, medium body, and a wheat finish.


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