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RATINGS: 616   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 treats–a beer as refreshing as it is complex. 7.3% ABV.
2010 GABF Silver Medal Winner


vacantskies' rating

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
vacantskies (208) - Spokane, Washington, USA - MAY 9, 2011
This is a crisp delicious saison. many floral notes and a dry finish. Very drinkable.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
deaconmike (325) - Roswell, Georgia, USA - APR 10, 2014
Bottle. Hazy golden yellow with thin white cap. Yeast and citrus (mostly lemon) in the aroma. Slightly tart with a nice clean citrus flavor. A bit of earthy funk as well. Light body, nice crisp carbonation. Nice drinkable saison.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bif (1295) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - APR 6, 2014
Bottle. Pours a hazy light golden color with a thick head that fades to some lacing. Aroma primarily of yeast with fruit in the background. Taste is similar with yeast and a fruity sweetness. Has a nice tart touch with a dry finish. Moderate body, tart, but quite smooth and refreshing. There is no hint of the 7.3% ABV. Enjoyable beer nice take on the style.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bitbucket (2158) - Kirkland, Washington, USA - APR 2, 2014
This is a solid and complex beer with bits of funk, bits of tartness, bits of fruit and citrus and a nicely spicy finish. I’m liking it quite a bit.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Blkrubiops (14) - New Jersey, USA - MAR 27, 2014
Pours a hazy light golden with a 3/4 in head. Subtle fruit aromas and a good crisp finish. Good summer beer

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
rumproasts (2556) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAR 24, 2014
bottle. hazy golden with one finger head. lightly fruity with a touch of sourness. no funk at all.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bbbeer (539) - Massachusetts, USA - MAR 18, 2014
Cloudy yellow with medium small white head. Floral and citrus aroma. Medium-light body. Carbonated. Flavor is mostly lemony. A little sweet but not overly so with off-dry finish. A little wheat. Not bad.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Westmeister (1524) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAR 12, 2014
Bottle from a mix a sixer. Poured a hazy yellow with a thin white head. The aroma is yeasty, citrus, banana. The flavour is lightly sweet, tangy, eastery, bit sourish. Very refreshing with light carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cornfield (5362) - Oak Forest, Illinois, USA - MAR 7, 2014
B0mber: Yell0w and hazy b0died with a 2-finger head, this had a clean funk (?) ar0ma with s0me fl0ral scents, a hint 0f h0neyed bread, and a quiet fruitiness. That describes much 0f the flav0r, which saw the additi0n 0f a hint 0f lic0rice and a citric bitterness. Dry finish. Pretty nice.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
frlrv1020 (64) - Miami, Florida, USA - MAR 6, 2014
Pretty yeasty! Nice opaque yellow color. Smells like cereal with a tinge of honey. There’s a faint lemony taste. Very earthy.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
zombywoof (444) - Shawnee, Kansas, USA - MAR 4, 2014
Lemon and floral notes with some clove. This is an OK saison but unremarkable.


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