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RATINGS: 787   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.53/5   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 192   ABV: 6.4%
A black rye saison that combines a roasted/smoky malt character in balance with a pepper spice from the yeast. Finishes dry with a refreshing level of carbonation.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
legion242 (2343) - Richardson, Texas, USA - JAN 13, 2015
Terrible example of the style. Tasted more like a stout then anything else. Shame.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
katrinaez (778) - norristown, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 27, 2014
Thick rye flavor. 2011 bottle. Spice and sweetness are balanced. Enjoying the smoothness. Deep color. Says 6% but since it was a 2011 I think it has increased. Very good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jackl (6108) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - DEC 24, 2014
Bottle @ Three Notch’d Tasting. Browish pour with a small off-white head. Aroma of red apples and earthy toast. Flavor of yeasty fruits. Toasted grain and spice. Mellow sweet finish. Medium body, active carbonation. Pretty forgettable, but decent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
roxtersoxter (358) - McKinney, Texas, USA - DEC 20, 2014
Pours dark amber with small tan head out of bottle. Aroma of malt and spice. Flavor similar to smell but with characteristics of an amber ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
GreatDane1632 (1124) - Alabama, USA - DEC 20, 2014
I home brewed a dark bitter saison that this reminded me a whole lot of. Except this had some age on it, and it was crisp. So basically my home brew plus aged and mashed at a lower temp. Gonna nail it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mainuh_man (258) - NETHERLANDS - DEC 10, 2014
12 Oz bottle. Pours black with an off-white head. Flavor and aroma changes a lot as it warms. When cold, lots of banana on the nose. As it warms, more malt comes through, especially molasses. Flavor is sweet with bready malt, molasses and citrusy yeast. Finishes with citrusy yeast and some hints of roasted malt. Medium body with a slick mouthfeel. Overall, interesting complexity to this. More like a dunkel Weiss, but complex malt.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Clarkdvm (322) - Florida, USA - NOV 29, 2014
Bottle in FL. Pleasant light aroma. Hard to place flavors. Fruity but not tart. Not bitter. Proper carbonation. Intricate tasty beverage

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
geologyguy (1103) - Columbia, South Carolina, USA - NOV 15, 2014
Very light smell, malty, carbonated, nothing unique behind the up front maltiness, decent

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GG (2332) - NorCal, California, USA - OCT 31, 2014
12oz bottle - A really nice, albeit different, beer. Unlike an America Black Ale, which still maintains most of an IPA characteristics, this didn’t maintain many saison characteristics, let alone just a few. This could have been some kind of smoked ale to be quite honest, but it was tasty. Aroma light/medium cofee and a touch of dark chocolate, some soy, a bit earthy but mostly coffee and earthy. Out of left field comes a smokey/peaty flavor, combining with the coffee note (which isn’t very pronounced), some soft spice and a bit of coca-cola thrown in there makes this pretty intriguing. I definitely enjoyed it and look forward to my other 3 bottles.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cargo150 (1238) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 30, 2014
Belle couleur noire avec plusieurs reflets brun et un col beige qui résiste. En bouche c’est décevant, gout un peu étrange d’épices avec une finale de grains grillés. C’est moyennement complexe... Décevant...

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