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RATINGS: 1294   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73/5   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Fermented with wild yeasts and aged in wine barrels with orange peel, Sofie is a tart, dry, sparkling ale. A subtle, spicy white pepper note, a hint of citrus from the orange peel and a creamy vanilla finish make Sofie an intriguing choice for Champagne drinkers and beer drinkers who are fond of Belgian Saisons.


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3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tbopslt (354) - New York, USA - APR 4, 2013
Pours champagne color, good carbonation. Earthy aroma, spicy nose. Lemon, citrus taste. A littl3e bitter for the class.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Oscbert (1231) - Sacramento, California, USA - JUL 29, 2016
Tart lemony biscuity aroma with cherry and pepper. Pours a very hazy yellow golden color with small creamy head Tart lemony cherry flavor, light leather barnyard funk, bready, yeasty peppery. Medium light bodied with medium co2, lingering pleasant yeasty sweet finish. After a long hot day this is very good. Interesting and refreshing. I wouldn't mind drinking this until I pass out. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
IslandHaole (1228) - Mililani, Hawaii, USA - JUL 22, 2016
Clear light gold with a short lived small white head, loads of bubbles! A very lively beer. A great mix of Belgian yeast with bubblegum sweetness balanced by barnyard dankness, old wet hay, good sour funk. Crisp & refreshing, zesty, there’s a bit of spice and citrus, a very nice choice (pun intended) for a warm humid night.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fluffy (2304) - St Petersburg, Florida, USA - JUL 21, 2016
What a great beer! Fuck the complainers about goose island-this is fantastic. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Barrelbelly (747) - BELGIUM - JUL 1, 2016
From tap at Beelovers Bar. Lightly sour aroma, but still a lot of fresh saison character. Slight bitter finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kraddel (5868) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - JUN 29, 2016
Tap at Beerlovers bar . Pours unclear blonde. Small white head. Smell is intense, oak, grape, some sourness. Mild wine. Taste is Sharp, fruity. Less sour than expected. Even a bit sweet. Rather dry. Ok

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
ShivanDragon (3157) - Leeuwarden, NETHERLANDS - JUN 27, 2016
UPDATED: JUL 9, 2016 Sample from bottle in front of ’Bierkoning’ during Carnivale Brettanomyces 2016
Sofie, Belgian Style Farmhouse Ale, pours yellow/golden with a white head. Aroma of malts, hay, straw, lemon, saison herbs, citrus, Taste of citrus, lemons, orange, grass, malts, straw, saison herbs, pepper, malts, fresh, pretty sweet, balanced, quite nice.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Pedrogve (13) - - JUN 26, 2016
Fresca de buen sabor con aromas frutales tipica cerveza belga con un picor de buena burbuja

---Rated via Beer Buddy for Android

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MarcoDL (3880) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 25, 2016
Draft at brett fest. Aroma of dry yeast, , malt and esters. Taste of sweet yeast, esters, dry yeast and some sweetness. Typical saison actually.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Msdrbeat (413) - Darnestown, Maryland, USA - JUN 19, 2016
On tap at Old Town Pour House. Crisp and clean taste. Mildly yeasty taste. Pours a clear golden with white lacing.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mauroruellas (782) - GETULINA, BRAZIL - JUN 19, 2016
Clara dourada,translúcida,espuma fina com baixa manutenção;no aroma e no sabor o frutado se destaca,apresentando frutas amarelas(pêssego,manga) acompanhado de uma leve acidez remetendo a uvas brancas;notas condimentadas e cítricas acompanham,corpo médio,álcool praticamente não é percebido,refrescante,alta "drinkability". Ótima cerveja,elegante e deliciosa.


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