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RATINGS: 1238   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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This delicious farmhouse ale is named for our Jack Russell, who struck by a car, bounced back in fine tenacious Jack Russell fashion, and is brewed for those of us who knocked down, have picked up, dusted off and carried on undaunted. Golden, naturally cloudy, bottle conditioned and dry hopped for a perfectly refreshing balance of spicy malts, hops and yeast. Please enjoy our beers in good health, And look both ways when crossing the street!


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4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
malkyore (376) - - MAR 14, 2013
Had in a flight. Pours murky amber with not much head. This is my favorite type of nose. Malty but with enough brown sugar and hops to give it a very nice character. Taste is bitter first that gives way to a nice sweet middle and finish. Grapefruit and malty caramel taste dominates. One of the sweeter beers that Iíve had to say.


3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dnicolaescu (1922) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - AUG 24, 2016
Shared BOTTLE. Subtle tart fruit, subtle oak vanilla and herbs. Dry taste, somewhat lacking intensity. Light tartness, and very light bitterness.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Metalchopz (3054) - Cantley, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 14, 2016
Pours a hazy light-golden colour, kind of beige-yellow with a big white creamy head, long lasting and with some decent lacing. Carbonation is quite active with tiny bubbles. Sour aromas over citrus notes with Belgian Ale yeast and mild grass. The taste has the sourness again with citrus. Light grain and yeast tarts up the tongue in the aftertaste. Hints of spices. Not bad, but more of a sour wild beer than saison. Not my thing.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Maakun (3567) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - AUG 11, 2016
Tap at Jolly Pumpkin Detroit. Hazy golden with white head. Spicy yeast with white pepper, milky dough, green leaves, gooseberries, lemon, mineral water. Under medium sour and very light sweetness. Light bodied. Another good one!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
graham_murphy (595) - - AUG 7, 2016
Great farmhouse ale/saison. Very yeasty, sour and wild with hops that taste of pine, some herbal peppery notes, citrus and a little grass. Not very sweet in the malt. Quite bitter in the aftertaste.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
beerplace (690) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 25, 2016
On tap at St. Augustines on Rare Beer Tap Takeover. It is Sour Brown Ale, not a Saison. Aroma is similar to Flemish ales with cherry and woody notes. Taste is pretty the same + bready notes. The only differece to Flemish ales is in hoppy bitterness, which is really high in aftertaste. Good beer.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Iznogud (2377) - CROATIA - JUL 25, 2016
Bottle, 750 ml. Courtesy of Kova. Shared with him and Miro. Pours cloudy yellow with huge white head. Yeasty, citrus, funky, spicy, barnyard, hoppy. Bit tart with bitter finish. Dry. Medium bodied. Good stuff.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Randy4Beer (502) - - JUL 22, 2016
Cloudy, straw coloured body. Bubbly, big white head. Very dry. A little tart. Lemongrass. White pepper. A tad salty. A little sour. Like a Farmhouse Ale meets a Gose.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Alpha10 (591) - Ontario, CANADA - JUL 20, 2016
2016/07/20 - Pours a cloudy deep gold colour with a thick, foamy white head that slowly reduces and leaves ample lacing. Aroma is barnyard funk, lemon, doughy yeast, floral hops and sour grapes. Taste is tart lemon and green grapes, barnyard funk, dough, floral hops and pepper. Mouthfeel is medium with sharp carbonation and a crisp, very dry finish. Complex, but all the pieces fit perfectly. Really lovely beer that is very well put together. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
weihenweizen (3082) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - JUL 14, 2016
Refrigerated 75 cl brown bottle poured into a snifter. Aroma is tart yeast, medium body, medium carbonation, and some lacing. Taste is yeast, a little tart, and bone dry finish.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Freaky_tiki (1031) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 5, 2016
Bottle from LCBO. Decants a misty golden with a thick, frothy cap across the top. The froth settles into a nice veil. Itís beautiful to look at in the glass. Itís a very funky, down home in the shed farmhouse saison, with great sour notes. Carbonation is brisk, almost exploding on the tongue. Squeezed lemon, brown tea, sour green grapes, flower petals, pepper. Fantastic tart, dry finish that puts on the breaks nicely. Rare combo of high drinkability & complex flavours. Highly recommended.


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