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Brewed by Lervig Aktiebryggeri
Style: Saison
Stavanger, Norway
Serve in Tulip

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common

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RATINGS: 60   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Rye Saison er en "farmhouse style" ale laget i tråd med århundrelange belgiske ølbryggertradisjoner. Bryggingen har skjedd uten filtrering eller pasteurisering, i stedet har ølet fermentert og modnet til perfeksjon i flasken. Opprinnelig ble saison-øl brygget for belgiske gårdsarbeidere som hadde krav på inntil 5 liter hver arbeidsdag. Ølet måtte være sterkt nok til å hindre at det ble ødelagt i den lange lagringsperioden, samtidig skulle det ikke gjøre arbeiderne ute av stand til å jobbe. Nyt smaken av godt håndverk! Ingredienser: Vann, byggmalt og rugmalt, Saaz, Cascade og Willamette humler, gjær. OG: 13 P & IBU 45


Nidaros' rating

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Nidaros (40) - - APR 12, 2014
Pours a murky orange-straw colour, good frothy white head. Smells of ripe bananas, white bread, belgo yest with some brett lurking in the background. Taste is much the same, with focus on the bananas and brett. Nice bretty aftertaste. This beer went perfectly with mussels.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
floydian1 (1004) - FNQ, Australia, - OCT 16, 2014
Tap @ Mikkeller Bar, Vesterbro, Copenhagen (recommended). Hazy orange colour with loose white head. Sweet rye bread malts, sour citrus, straw, peppers, barnyard, and faint strawberries on the nose. Taste is sweet and sour with spicy notes and a refreshing dry hop finish. Medium body with smooth texture. A lovely saison.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rarbring (1427) - Linköping, SWEDEN - SEP 20, 2014
Overall: Fruity, sweet, some spice.
Note: On-tap at a De Klomp tasting. Reviewed 2014-09-20.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gunnfryd (10843) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - SEP 16, 2014
On tap at Cafe Sara. Deep golden colour with an off-white head. Aroma is yeast, citrus, orange , fruit. Flavour is yeast, citrus, orange, fruit, spices. Medium body. Nice/OK beer.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bbertels (75) - NORWAY - SEP 6, 2014
Tap at Henriks in Bergen. Not really any head - aromas that hint of citra, grass, spices. Rich taste and a nice malty bitterness provided by the rye.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lowenbrau (1983) - Asturias, Oviedo, SPAIN - SEP 5, 2014
750ml bottle @Cimmeria, Oviedo. 04-09-2014.
In short: funky spicy ale.
Pours hazy amber with some nice off white head. Fruity, ripe, caramel, so aromas. Short head retntion, some lacing. Medium body, average to hig carbonation, crispy texture. Taste follows the nose, sour, fruity, dry finish. Enjoyable.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
kappldav123 (5030) - GERMANY - SEP 3, 2014
Tap at CBC 2014. Beer in the glass golden-yellow, nice head. Mild hoppy aroma. Starts malty-dry, light fruity notes of peaches and apricot. Finish less intense. Nice!

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (35220) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 20, 2014

Draught @ CBC 2014 [ Blue Session ]. - Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2014, Sparta Hallen, Gunnar Nu Hansens Plads 11, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark

[ As Lervig Rye Saison ].
Clear medium yellow orange color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, straw, rye, moderate hoppy, moderate yeasty, saison yeast, spicy, light vegetables. Flavour is moderate sweet and light to moderate bitter with a average to long duration, yeasty, spicy, rye. Body is medium, texture is watery to oily, carbonation is soft. [20140502]

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
esp0r (2007) - NORWAY - AUG 7, 2014
Bottle from Vinmonopolet CC Vest enjoyed at home
Starts off as a slow gusher. Pours orange hazy with a big offwhite head. Smell of spicy rye, fruity yeast esters, clove and malts. Moderate sweet, super fruity, spicy, complex, some rye that shines from the rest of the malt base. Moderate bitter. Not much to say really; a fantastic rye saison from Lervig

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mR_fr0g (3367) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 4, 2014
Keg at the Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2014, blue session. 02/05/2014. Aroma is spicy rye bread, cereal, berry hop and belgium yeast esters. Clear golden orange coloured pour with a sticky white head. Flavour is thin honey, some rye vereal. Palate is harsh carbonation, slightly thin, chalky. Some sweet cereal, honey.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Kavu (2281) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 11, 2014
0,75l bottle @ 60’s Palaver. Pours hazy orange with a medium head. Aroma is slightly fruity malts. Flavor is fruity malts, stables and some hops. Soft and easy. Very nice.


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