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RATINGS: 166   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.79/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Edith (1897-1992) was our grandfather’s sister, and Hill Farmstead Brewery rests upon the land that was once home to her and her 13 siblings. In her honor, this black saison is crafted from American malted barley, German roasted malts, European hops, our farmhouse yeast, and water from our well. Unfiltered and naturally carbonated, this is the ale that I dream to have shared with Edith.

Ingredients: Pale Malt; Roasted Barley; European Hops, Farmhouse yeast, Brettanomyces, and our Well Water.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tderoeck (7668) - Gent, BELGIUM - AUG 28, 2014
11/VII/14 - 75cl bottle @ Eerste "Er Klopt Iemand Op De Deur" Samson & Gert Bierproeving (aka Epic Beer Tasting III) - BB: n/a, 2013 vintage (2014-800) Thanks to Chris for sharing the bottle!

Clear dark brown beer, creamy irregular beige to brown head, little stable, non adhesive. Aroma: very spicy, some chlorine, fruity, red fruit jam, sourish. MF: ok carbon, medium body. Taste: bit sour, fruity, floral touch, more sourish, tannins, bit weird. Aftertaste: weird, soapy, unpleasant bitterness, grape peel, tannins.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
djd07 (8276) - Houston, Texas, USA - AUG 13, 2014
Bottle thanks to Greg. Pours a cloudy brown with small beige head that lasts. The aroma is an earthy pine, roast, and some brett. Medium mouthfeel with nice funk, mineral, roast, bready malt. Very good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JefVerstraete (2712) - Oosterzele, BELGIUM - JUL 14, 2014
Bottle @ "Er Klopt Iemand Op De Deur" Samson & Gert Bierproeving I. Thanks Chris! Dark brown colour, light brown foam. Medium carbonation. Aroma of roasted malts and coffee with sour vinegar notes. Not very well balanced. Strange mix of flavours.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
PriorL (3055) - Gent, BELGIUM - JUL 13, 2014
Bottle at first "Er klopt iemand op de deur" tasting aka EBT3. Thx to everyone for sharing today’s beers! APPEARANCE: black beer, small stable beige head. NOSE: malts, coffee, chocolate. TASTE: malts, rather sweet, nice! Chocolate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JorisPPattyn (9134) - Ursel, BELGIUM - JUL 13, 2014
Huge dark beige-brown head, stable, with lace over jet-black beer. Aromatic nose with tantalizing hints at USA hops, roast, and dried herbs as laurel. Sourishness as from stoutroast, but the roastiness itself is very subdued in the mouth; hints at other grains. Finish has some fruity sourness. Light body, lively carbonation, quite slick. Not very outspoken - which is probably its strength. Farmhouse? amen - Saison? please!!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
77ships (7023) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - JUL 12, 2014
750 ml. bottle sampled @ "Er Klopt Iemand Op De Deur" Samson & Gert Bierproeving I. Thanks to Chris! Large dark head, fair lacing, hazy body, black / very dark brown. Average malt, nutty, cereal, dark fruits, brett, port, plum, bitter roast, liquorish, roasted coffee, leather, barnyard, light vinegar, sour berries. Medium, grainy, fizzy carbonation, heavy roast, moderate acidity. Somewhat baffling beer, it is almost like they intentionally try to mimic a spoiled Belgian beer. Not bad but a very strange mix of flavours, I am starting to question Hill Farmstead’s divinity.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
cgarvieuk (20238) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 8, 2014
bottle at home .. Thanks JerCraigs ... deep brown ... thin tan head ... dark malts ...light bretty funk nose ... soft roast malts ... soft toffee malts ... soft chocolate ... soft malst ... bretty funk soft fruit ... not my thing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BenH (3438) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 8, 2014
Bottle, thanks Jeremy. Black with tan head. Dusty brett aroma. Taste of fruity brett, touch of molasses. Dry with a crisp, lightly sour finish. Pretty much a brett party, not much else going on. Nice

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (9537) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 8, 2014
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours black, light tart aroma, roast chocolate, dry, refreshing, sour, chocolate, berries.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TXBadger (2385) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUN 3, 2014
Pours a darker brown color with tan head. Funk, oak, dark fruits, and some spice on the nose; follows onto the palate. Finishes with some dark fruit notes.

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