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RATINGS: 121   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.06   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.


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4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
madbeerbaron (19) - madison, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 15, 2013
Nice yellow orange color, smells tart. Very refreshing lime tartness. Don’t get a lot from the orange. Very drinkable.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GothGargoyle (1112) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 11, 2014
Hazy yellow with a pale head. Aroma is citrus peel, honey, grapefruit juice. Medium bodied, tart and citrusy on the palate, slightly dry finish. Flavours are ruby grapefruit, orange juice, hint of spice. Yum.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bellco33 (245) - Willington, Connecticut, USA - JUL 11, 2014
Poured from bottle into tulip: Pours clear straw with a a thick white head. Aroma of coriander, brett, hay, horse blanket, and a little citrus. Taste is mild citrus, coriander, champagne, medium tart, grass, and lots of brett. I normally don’t like beers that are predominantly brett, but this one is relatively well balanced. Light body but still lots of flavor. This is a pretty nice beer.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SlovakSniper (3013) - Candiac/Frelighsburg, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 7, 2014
Bouteille avec cette date : 05-2014. Une bière presque blanche avec une petite tête mousseuse qui ne laisse aucune trace. Au nez, la lime, les agrumes, les fleurs pimentées et les effluves de blé suri chassent les effets voulus de la levure. En bouche, c’est décevant avec des saveurs incertaines ou diluées. Saison numéro 2 au monde? Vraiment? Je ne comprends rien à rien. En bouche, c’est mince ou plutôt ordinaire ou normal. En finale, c’est très et trop court, sans grande envergure. I am sorry but this one is not a Saison at all. Fruit beer? I think so.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mikeq215 (65) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - JUL 6, 2014
Bottle, pours hazy yellow with a white head. Aroma of citrus and orange. Flavor is fresh blood orange with some sourness. Dry finish. Very refreshing.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
djd07 (3243) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUL 6, 2014
Bottle thanks to Will. Pours a cloudy yellow with medium frothy white head that lasts. The aroma is hibscus and blood oranges. Thin mouthfeel with nice hibiscus, blood orange, lime juice and tart finish. Easy to drink, very impressive.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
writerljberg (631) - Oregon, USA - JUL 6, 2014
Bottle from Todd. Thanks! A: Big fluffy white head. Very clear gold body with lots of bubbles. N: Straw, pine, esters, lemon, lime, coriander, blood orange, hibiscus, biscuit. T: Quite sour without a little fruit and sweetness. M: Quite light, well carbonated. O: An interesting sour saison. (This is really a Sour/Wild) with good clean flavors. A beer I drank quite a bit of as it lacks the annoying sweet-tart non-complexity of other American Wilds.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
douglas88 (5789) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUL 6, 2014
750 ml bottle. Pours a cloudy orange color with a medium white head. A great fresh nose of fruit, oranges and clear floral notes. Lime, a bit of oranges in the flavor, herbal tea, a very light super drinkable brew. Very floral.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Homer321 (1600) - Rock Ridge, Florida, USA - JUL 4, 2014
UPDATED: JUL 5, 2014 Bottle from brewtopia. Nose and taste of a lot of grass and flower. A tone of citrus and pine as well. A light tart citrus finish. Great beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (20217) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUN 29, 2014
Bottled@PBF IX. Hazy yellowish pinky head with a small white head. Aroma is citrus, blood orange, grape fruit, some slight sourness as well as mild horse blanket to it. Flavour is fruits, yeast, some tart citrus notes as welll as some mild lactic sourness. Very mouthdrying palate.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
laiti (5417) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUN 28, 2014
75cl bottle @ PBF Ⅸ, bottled 27.04.2013
Aroma has grapefruit and citrus. Also funky earthy notes and ’farmyard’ aromas. Flavour has strong grapefruit and citrus notes. Foamy palate. A saison on the tart side, which lacks the yeasty notes typical to this category.


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