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RATINGS: 211   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.04   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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A tart, refreshing saison brewed with our dear friend Luc Bim Lafontaine, formerly of Dieu du Ciel! Lime, hibiscus and blood orange in a mix fermentation.


4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ansalon (1796) - Stockholm, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - SEP 6, 2014
Pours hazy orange with a medium frothy white head. Aromas of lime, citrus, lemongrass, coriander, honey, farmhouse, hay, grass. Taste is lme, lemongrass, funk, slight orange, honey an grass notes. Mouthfeel is tart and dry with medium carbonation. Absolutely world class! Ridiculously well balanced!

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kbudd19 (849) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - SEP 5, 2014
Bottle major thanks to Tom10101 for hooking me up with a bottle of this. Cloudy yellow pour with two fingers of lively white head. Aroma is mild funk, loads of citrus, and barnyard. Taste is citrusy funk, lively carbonation, bone dry finish, with mild tartness. This a very refreshing saison, very clean, crisp, not quite as funky as the aroma suggests, but an excellent example of the style. So happy to have tried this.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sammy (9350) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 1, 2014
Taste wine barrel.. Lime and blood orange characteristics. Medium yellow and lace sheet.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
wedgie9 (2504) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - AUG 28, 2014
Tasted on 2/8/14 from a 750mL bottle at the RBWG Grand Tasting, big thanks to Maxxdaddy for sharing!!! Pours cloudy pale yellow with a thick white head that leaves a thick collar of lace. The nose is spicy saison yeast with plenty of lime zest, spicy floral hibiscus, and white bread malt. The flavor is the same zesty lime, spicy floral hibiscus, saison yeast, and fresh orange. The body is medium with light tannin, lively carbonation and a long complex finish that runs the gamut of all flavors mentioned above.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
nimbleprop (5582) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 24, 2014
750ml bottle pours a hazy gold with some slim white head. Nose has some nice, pithy citrus, white grapefruit, fair amount of perfume, some lime, mildly vegetal, some yogurt too. Flavor is limey, lemony, yogurt, some herbs, some grapefruit, some orange, tart and lactic. Full bodied, finish. Solid.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
MacBoost (1478) - Pouring Bus, New York, USA - AUG 23, 2014
UPDATED: AUG 24, 2014 This beer was made from the blood and tears of Jesus himself. Cloudy yellow pour. Aromas of God. Taste is godlike. Flavors of Jesus sweat and tears. Mind = Blown.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Huhzubendah (2856) - Washington DC, USA - AUG 21, 2014
Thanks to mendvicdog for the share. The beer is hazy and straw yellow with a small white head. The aroma brings lemon, hay, funk, straw, yeast, sunshine. Lovely flavor. Tart with prominent citrus character. Medium bodied with moderate carbonation. Really tasty. Another winner from Shaun.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
sailracer (425) - Massachusetts, USA - AUG 14, 2014
Bottle. Pours a bubbly light gold with minimal head. Strong flavors of the lime and sour blood orange up front that mellows as you swallow. A very different beer. Not bad in small doses.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rodenbach99 (3498) - Longueuil, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 9, 2014
Bouteille 05-2014. Je n’ai absolument pas été impressionné par cette bière à la lime et aux oranges sanguines. Un liquide jaune trouble à la manière d’une blanche. Les bulles par contre sont très fines. Un nez d’orange de Séville et d’épices. Rien de plus rien de moins. Un goût de bille gâche la bouche. Une sorte de jus d’orange du matin d’un lendemain de brosse. Mince en bouche et aucune longueur. Simple. Totalement surévalué.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RussianDragon (574) - - AUG 8, 2014
750 ml bottle shared by Pat, thanks! Pours a clear bright hazy golden straw yellow with lasting white head that fades to moderate lacing. Aroma is saison yeast, hay, citrus with lime and blood orange and hibiscus. Flavor is same with bright lime intensity over the saison complexity. Bright carbonation, medium bodied, lime zest finish. Delicious.


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