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RATINGS: 682   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.45   EST. CALORIES: 219   ABV: 7.3%
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Our homage to the beers that have quenched the thirst of Belgian farm workers for centuries. Brewed with barley, wheat and rice and fermented at high temperatures with a special blend of four different yeast strains, Saison is fruity and slightly tart, with a dry finish that makes it that rarest of treatsĖa beer as refreshing as it is complex. 7.3% ABV.
2010 GABF Silver Medal Winner


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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rollinsr (413) - Atlanta, - JUN 12, 2013
Pours light golden with white head that quickly dissipates. Aroma is light with some banana and clove esters. Flavor is also light, fruity and refreshing with no noticeable bite for a 7.3% beer. Not the greatest beer I have had, but certainly a repeat purchase.


3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Koskela (354) - Marysville, California, USA - APR 15, 2015
Farmhouse ale. I get an aroma of bandaids and a bit of malty sweetness from this clearish blonde brew. Very sweet and yeasty tasting in this full bodied brew. Not a farmhouse ale person at all. For the style they did a decent job.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mstrcrwly (536) - New York, USA - APR 8, 2015
bottle poured into a tulip glass..hazy gold with a fluffy white head..aroma of bread,grapefruit,spices..tastes just like it smells with a dry finish..solid.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
AAEA (180) - California, USA - APR 1, 2015
12 Fl OZ ($12 6pack) an absolute great beer for the hot weather. Has a high ABV and is super drinkable. Flavor is very good, has the right farmhouse hops and yeast to produce the perfect taste. First beer Iíve had from the maker and it is excellent.

4.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
eggraid101 (37) - Virginia, USA - MAR 29, 2015
They call this a farmhouse ale but this is much better than any farmhouse ale I've had. Taste of honey but not sweet. A light spiciness like pepper and an apricot or orange finish I think. Great beer ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rdixon77 (1324) - Georgia, USA - MAR 27, 2015
Old rating. Nice fruity saison. Big grapefruit, spice, orange peel, yeast. Very fruity overall. Drinkable, but slightly heavy for a saison.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bartzluke (78) - Oklahoma, USA - MAR 26, 2015
12 oz pour from refrigerated bottle into stemmed tulip. Hazy/opaque. Dark straw/yellow. Moderate pour produces strong head; dissipates fairly quickly. No lacing. Nose is citrus, floral, maybe hay or grass. Mouthfeel, surprisingly creamy for a farmhouse. For the style, moderate-to-low carbonation. Taste is nice. Strong orange citrus, floral, a little strawberry, and a bitter hops aftertaste.

3.9
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Savage_Night (30) - California, USA - MAR 26, 2015
Immediately right after opening the bottle you get citrus, grapefruit and spices aroma. Pours clear , gold hue with a good white head. Head retention is ok, dissipates rather quick. Taste of citrus, grapefruit, spices, yeast, slightly bitter/sour and Orange zest. Crisp feel in the mouth with a slight dryness at the end. As a saison itís not my favorite but itís within my top 5. This is definitely a brew that can be enjoyed year round. Glad I was able to get a few packs.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
NikkTwist (1867) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 25, 2015
Draft at Good Dog. Tulip. Very hazy yellow orange pour with a foamy white head. Lots or orange and grapefruit here. Feels more like a fruity wheat beer. Hints of passionfruit and chanterelle mushrooms.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
geologyguy (887) - Columbia, South Carolina, USA - MAR 23, 2015
Smells and looks like a wheat beer with the cloudy color, smell and taste are fruitier than normal though...quite good! Diminishes with time though...gets more of something (yeasty?)

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kjc51478 (440) - Valparaiso, Indiana, USA - FEB 24, 2015
12 oz Bottle. Appearance is hazy, golden color with light, off-white head. Aroma is heavy on the yeast and citrus with some banana and spice notes. Taste is fruity, sweet with balancing tartness with an earthy complexity. Palate is medium-bodied, thin texture, mild carbonation, and a tart finish.


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