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RATINGS: 493   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.96/5   IBU: 32   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Arthur (1922-2005) was our grandfather’s youngest brother; Hill Farmstead Brewery rests upon the land that was once home to him and his 13 siblings. In his honor, this Saison is crafted from American malted barley, American and European hops, our distinctive farmhouse yeast and water from our well. Unfiltered and naturally carbonated, this is the ale that I dream to have shared with Arthur. 6% Alc/Vol 13ºPlato


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4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
cpetrone84 (1810) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 21, 2012
pour is a light hazy yellow with a tight slightly off white head. The nose is DuPont esq. which puts it in high regard. Extreme farmhouse yeast, a bit dusty and peppery with a soft lemon in back. Wow, the flavor is huge. Very unique. The flavor has a very strong peppery presence with an extremely pronounced fruity lemon less the tartness. The farmhouse yeast is a bit less assertive and very unique, a touch but dusty with light touches of mushroom and hay. The body is soft and light with a very dry finish and strong carbonation, almost champagne like.


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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
neongolden (1193) - Linköping, Sweden/Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 27, 2016
(On tap @ Warpigs HF Day, Copenhagen, May 12 2016) Pours hazy orange-gold with basically no head. Aroma of peach, punchy grapefruit, herbal, grassy hops, peppery phenolics, strawberry seeds, semi-sweet pale malts, yeast, moderately high funk. Flavour is sweet-tart at first with grapefruit, tart orange, fruity, peachy ester profile, peppery herbal notes, light wet hay funk, dry finish with moderate herbal hop bitterness, slightly bready quality, lightly mineral. Medium mouthfeel, almost creamy, low but filling carbonation. A very nice, well-balanced saison.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
sjogro (2498) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - AUG 26, 2016
Sampled at THT August. Bottle. Murky golden, thin white head. Sweet malts, grassy, elderflower, floweriness, grapefruit, milky. Light sweet, mild sour and mild salty minerallikeness. Medium body, soft carbonation, milky and minerallike texture.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Maakun (3626) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - AUG 26, 2016
Bottle at THT. Bit hazy bright golden with white head. Lemon, quite some spicy yeast, some flowers, lime, light fresh baked bread, soft sour berries. Under medium sweet sour and bitter. Medium bodied with soft fizzy carbonation. Nice!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
furthur (879) - Eagle River, Alaska, USA - AUG 18, 2016
Draft at anchorage brewing, hazy yellow beer, nice white head. Aroma is faint kombucha and lemon. Taste is light lemon, slightly pale malty, black pepper. Very light and clean, carbonation subdued in spite of active head.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Douberd (4752) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - JUL 14, 2016
(Hill Farmstead Arthur) Bottle 750ml at home, served into a teku, ABV 6% Bright sunny yellow colour on the body, clear, with almost two fingers of thick, snow white head on top, with average retention. Aroma has citrus, fresh grass, light peppery notes, Taste is mildly sour, with light floral notes, citrus, grass, some funky character, lemon zest. Medium thin body, good carbonation, tangy on the palate. Very nice saison.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gunnfryd (14053) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUL 6, 2016
THX to Yngwie 250316. Golden colour with an off-white head. Aroma is lemon, citrus, yeast, floral. flavour is sourness, brett, citrus, lemon, citrus, yeast, floral, orange. Very nice beer.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Camons (10099) - Hasselager, DENMARK - JUN 13, 2016
Draught @ CBC 2016. Pours hazy yellow with a white head. Aroma of light malt, light sourness, yeast, brett, wood, hay, citrus. Flavor is light sour, malt, bretty, wood, hay, citrus. Medium body, average to lively carbonation, light acidic finish. 130516

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
oh6gdx (25207) - Vasa, FINLAND - MAY 31, 2016
Draught@CBC2016 (Yellow session). Yellow colour, small white head. Aroma is citrus, wood, some lactic notes as well as mild funk. Flavour is fruity, floral, toffeeish, some fresh citrus and mild earth. Nicely tart and dry finish.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
arnold931 (1263) - Iowa, USA - MAY 31, 2016
Bottle. Pours hazy gold with white head. Nose is floral and some citrus. Taste is sweet and funky. Great saison!

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Malin_aiisa (793) - SWEDEN - MAY 30, 2016
At Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2016 Yellow session pale.clear pale weak aroma lager feel. to fizzy


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