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RATINGS: 314   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.74/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Traditional, sour, low gravity saison aged in oak wine and whiskey barrels with naturally occurring wild yeast and bacteria from the Texas Hill Country.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SlovakSniper (4984) - Candiac, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 8, 2013
La robe presque orangée montre une petite coiffe blanche et une dentelle naissante. Le nez, tout en délicatesse, montre des parfums de sueur animale avec des notes citronnées, des pêches, des céréales rustiques et des notes boisées. Le goût montre, outre la transpiration des barriques utilisées, des herbes poivrées, des fruits acidulés et les effets rustres d’une levure animée. La bouche montre un corps de moyenne densité avec un bon apport des bulles et une texture légèrement crémeuse. La finale montre des notes boisées et des parfums perpétrés par les fûts utilisés. Cette bière montre une finessse et une belle buvabilité.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Palme (4065) - Bergen, NORWAY - AUG 5, 2013
On tap @ Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2013. This is a blurry yellow golden one with a small bubbly white head. Fantastic on the nose. Fresh, citrus, brett, grass, light tart and just in general, this smells amazing. Not as sour as the aroma suggested, more dry and slightly tart. Quite fruity actually. Thin soft on the mouthfeel with a soft carbonation level. Citrus zest and brett. As mentioned thought it would have a more sour punch, but the little it has is enough. A great tasting session beer. 04.05.2013

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Hopped_Silly (418) - California, USA - AUG 4, 2013
Slow gusher. Consider yourself warned. Deep, cloudy orange.. with more yeasty haze as you get closer to the bottom. Opens a bit horsey and barnyardy, though layers of tart peach, apricot, tropical fruit and floral citrus quickly dominate the aroma and flavor. The mouthfeel is light and creamy, with a slightly tart, dry and refreshing finish. Super easy to drink! Flavors of wild yeast and stonefruits linger on the palate. The mouthfeel is awesome! So light, yet so full and creamy.. And packed full of flavor. Overall, very balanced and fairly complex.. a TON of flavor for 4.5% ABV. --- tasted while on a long journey to understand the world around me...

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jtclockwork (14700) - , New Jersey, USA - AUG 3, 2013
Bottle. Pours semi-cloudy orange with white head. Nose and taste of oak, white wine, grape, lightly soured stone fruits, saison yeast, lemon and light malt. Lighter bodied.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
joeneugs (5630) - Livermore, California, USA - JUL 31, 2013
750 ml. bottle. It pours a golden with a huge pillowy white head. Lots of effervescence. The aroma is very horsey and leathery with some dried apricot fruit and milder notes of peppery spice. The flavor is dry, carbonic and wild with more dried fruit notes, leather and mild spice notes in the finish. Maybe a touch of vinous oak, but no whiskey. Very crisp and refreshing, yet pretty challenging. Very fun beer.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rodenbach99 (4164) - Longueuil, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 29, 2013
Bouteille de 750ml qui arbore une superbe étiquette. Liquide jaune avec une mousse blanche. Un nez de ferme, de foin coupé séché, vin blanc, pêche blanche et levure sauvage. La bouche est acide, rafraichissante, piquante et épicée. Une finale boisée, vineuse et fort agréable.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
mathieuc (3248) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 27, 2013
Slow gusher as others have noted (be warned). Pours at first a light golden but a cloudy yellow afterward. The small milky head leaves some lacing. Aroma is really nice: a soft sour impression, tropical fruits and light spices. Some funk. Taste is dry-ish with a nice (and much appreciated) quenching sour kick! Flavors are like a sour peaches/apricot juice, really. Carbonation is lively, making this ultra drinkable. I must say that I am impressed, I need more!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
fiulijn (18725) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 26, 2013
Bottle from Erzbierschof, courtesy of Pibar
The bottle is slowly gushing bottle; cloudy blond color, with medium sized but short lived head. Nice aroma, there is cellar, lemon, sweat, fruity character. Dry and highly carbonated mouthfeel; quite good character, cellar, cedar peel, orange; moderate acidity, well under control, and correct bitterness.
Very nice.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (43533) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 23, 2013

Bottle 750ml.

Unclear medium orange yellow colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, white to off-white head. Aroma is light to moderate malty, moderate to light heavy tart - sour, barnyard, leather, brett, wood, fruity. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and light acidic with a long duration, leather - brett, fruity, hoppy, citrus hops, dry. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20130628]

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
GandGKevin (934) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - JUL 22, 2013
Thanks Ole!!! Very drinkable saison with a mild tartness and fantastic flavors. Like an explosion of flavor all over the palate. Delicious!


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