probstblueribbon (3297) - Nepean, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 15, 2013
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
750 mL bottle via Lubiere, cool, tulip. Gushed. Milky golden with a large, fluffy white head. Quite peppery, spicy, zippy, green herbs, light funky tang, a little booze, nice. Medium-ish body, very low effervescence. Nice peppery character, a little green herb, light funk, a bit of toasted grain, nice; dry, gentle bitterness and a green, lightly funky finish. Pretty good.
olr1984 (1324) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - JUN 14, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
750ml bottle pours a straw yellow with a frothy white head. Herbal lemon lime aroma. Lemon yeast and a slight bitter after taste.
Benzai (9995) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - JUN 14, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle @ Sticky floor tasting II. Opaque hazy yellow, a bit pale yellow color even with a small to medium sized white head. Smell and taste lightly malts, a touch of sour, lightly funk, orangepeel and citrussy. Quite fresh and nice. Quite like it.
allesmetkaas (170) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 14, 2013
3.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle shared @ Dean’s Sticky Floor Tasting II. Pours hazy yellow with a white head. Yeasty, but slightly sour aroma. Lovely weizen-like mouth feel with a sour finish
Zer0 (1166) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUN 14, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at Dean’s sticky floor tasting. Pours hazy yellow with a huge white head. Smells funky, barnyard and citrusy. Taste is well rounded with typical saison flavour. Very nice and balanced. Some brett aswell.
kermis (6966) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUN 14, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle shared at Dean’s sticky floor tasting 2 thanks to Mrhangover. Pours cloudy yellow with a white head. Aroma of saison yeast, lemon peel, light grapefruit. Flavour is light moderate sweet, light bitter. Medium bodied with soft carbonation. Very nice example of the style.
deanso (6580) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUN 14, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
66cl bottle courtesy of MrHangover @DSFT2.
Thick creamy white head. Pale golden blond pour. A very nice saison.
DSG (8423) - Tel Aviv, - JUN 13, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle shared at a sour tasting at Noam’s office. Cloudy yellow with a huge white head. Aroma of fruits, flowers, some funk and earthy notes. Dry flavor with light tartness, fruits and a bitter and slightly astringent finish with citric notes. Medium-bodied, lively carbonation. Refreshing.
ekoerper (596) - Iowa, USA - JUN 7, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Aroma: lots of lemon, light malt, grapefruit, some fruity Brett notes, a touch of funk, pepper. Appearance: light golden with a slight haze, fluffy white head had good retention and leaves wisps of lacing. Taste: good dose of acidity, bright and refreshing, lemon zest, hints of pineapple and grapefruit, light malt notes, medium bitterness, bone dry finish. Palate: light-medium body, medium+ carbonation, dry and refreshing finish. Overall: really great saison, crisp and dry with lots of fruit and Brett character.
humlelala (1114) - DENMARK - JUN 6, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
(Sample @ Nørrebro Bryghus Tasting) Pours a slightly hazy golden with little, white head. Decent retention, good lace and little regeneration. Aroma is spicy, peppery saison yeast with funky hints resemblant of cider something lactic. Oily texture, medium carbonation and a very dry finish. Flavour is somewhat tart and cidery.