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Grumpy Troll Belgian Style Saison
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RATINGS: 23   MEAN: 3.14/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.06   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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A very unique beer, earthy, slightly tart and fruity. The Sassion French Farmhouse ale is a very refreshing summer beer. It’s interesting character earthy, spice, sweet-tart was inspired by "Fantome Automne" from Belgium.


mrm1021's rating

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mrm1021 (23) - Naperville, Illinois, USA - SEP 3, 2008
Draft pour from the brewpub. Hazy yellow appearance with fast dissapating head. Yeast, and malt aroma. Definite sweet honey and citrus flavor with a tart/bitter finish. A decent Saison.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jkwalking05 (3914) - Arlington, Texas, USA - MAY 18, 2009
Growler thanks to Bman1113VR. Lightly hazy golden yellow appearance with a very small white head. Aroma is of cinnamon, light citrus, and grain. Taste is slightly tart with grain and citrus.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
travita (4150) - Frisco, Texas, USA - MAY 12, 2009
Growler thanks to Bman1113vr. Clear look , golden color with a thinner white head. The smell is spices, orange peel, wheat, and cooriandor. The taste is fruity, tartness, spices, yeast.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rosebud butternuts (2396) - Denton, Texas, USA - APR 17, 2009
growler thanks to bman1113vr. poured a clear yellow with a thin bubbly white head. aroma was citrus, some earthy notes, and a little funk. flavor was citrus, some funkiness, and slight lime. light body. not much going on here, but not bad.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AmEricanbrew (6004) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - APR 16, 2009
Growler pour courtesy of the BMan1113VR. Clear gold color with little head. Spicy pale lager, grainy malt aromas. Light/medium body. Lightly sweet n’ spicy pale malt flavors with tart wheat. Enjoyed this one.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mar (4959) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 14, 2009
growler thanks to bman1113vr. light yellow pour with no head. nose is sour, earth and not that appealing. not bad on the palate with a sour flavor that is way better than the scent.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
blutt59 (6035) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 12, 2009
growler, thanks to bman1113vr, golden color with no foam, aroma of apple juice and honey, good flowery, pollen , nectar flavors, finish was a little watery and bitter

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BMan1113VR (7869) - Los Angeles, California, USA - APR 12, 2009
Growler via a trade with pepsican. Pours with a hazed golden body and a sparse, white head. Aroma of wheat, sourness, and light coriander. Taste is slightly sour with a wheat-citrus presence. Lightly effervescent.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
angrypirate06 (1387) - Texas, USA - APR 12, 2009
Growler thanks to Bman1113vr. hazy gold pour with no head. Aroma of grass, hay, butter and spice. Flavor of apples, dust, wheat, and a bit of sour.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Cletus (6354) - Connecticut, USA - APR 8, 2009
Growler courtey of pepsican. Pours gold with a thin white head. Smells of flowers, nutty, funky, grassy, hay. Tastes dry with some mellow tartness, subdued citrus, funky with a dry finish. enjoyable and pretty true to style.

2.6
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Scubatrip (604) - Annandale, Virginia, USA - APR 1, 2009
On tap at the brewpub, pours clear with an unflattering aroma. Taste is expectedly sour, really tastes like a warm chardonnay. Sour grapes, but not oversly sour overall. Ok for a saison.


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