Brewed by Banks’s (Marstons plc)
Style: Saison
Wolverhampton, England
Serve in Tulip


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Bottle: Cold filtered (also available in kegs)
Brewed exclusively for Tesco by Marston.
Part of the Revisionist series.
Revisionist Belgian Saison Beer
Bank’s brewmaster Simon Yates’ contemporary take on a Belgian farmhouse beer. French for "season", Saison delivers a pale golden beer, fruity yet dry and refreshing with a herbal hol finish.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MustangMarkF (219) - Coventry, West Midlands, - MAY 8, 2014
500ml Bottle. This pours a clear amber with a medium white head that lasts the distance. Its aroma is yeast, and citrus. its taste is citrusy with hints of caramel and a slightly smokey dry bitter finish that you get with Belgian yeasts. And thats a key point missed by the naming of this beer. Its a BELGAIN SAISON.. and quite frankly the best Belgian Saison Ive tasted so far outside of Belgium!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
blackradioboy (25) - SCOTLAND - FEB 27, 2015
Bottle from Tesco. The Ratebeer reviews suggest a better experience than mine. First, pipe cleaner then slight milk then a beer that seems to be diluted. Nothing like any Saison I've had before. Disappointing, Simon (Banks's Brewmaster) Yates. Bland. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
batneil (403) - - JAN 1, 2015
Pretty good, more mild than many saison-style beers. Perfectly drinkable, in my opinion.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Galvatron (6) - SCOTLAND - DEC 24, 2014 does not count
Aroma of lemon with some spice thrown in. Pours golden, clear and with a white foamy head. A fruity, lemon and spicy hop flavour. A fine beer

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hoptimusPrimed (75) - SPAIN - DEC 18, 2014
A good supermarket beer, very drinkable. Not excessively hoppy but good balance of flavours.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
stravale (2315) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - NOV 23, 2014
Bottle from Tesco, Longford [211114]
Golden amber, clear, thin frothy white head
Aroma of soft lemon, bit spicy, light malts
Taste of soft lemon, some bitter spicy hops, dab of spicy yeast, pale malt background
Palate - soft carb, medium body, bit oily. Finish is more bitter, bit zesty hops, slightly harsh afters
Overall - A golden ale with some soft spicy yeast notes. Not really a Saison. Average - not bad for a supermarket beer

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
beeebon (230) - Cornwall, ENGLAND - NOV 14, 2014
Pours a pale golden with frothy heady. On the nose there is straw, grass, slight citrus and yeast. The taste is a balanced sweet and bitter, not too bad at all. Palate is slick but thin, overall not too bad at all!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
davidtjm (659) - Berlin, GERMANY - NOV 14, 2014
Bottle. Pour is gold with a foamy head, aroma is fruity, floral sweet. Taste is sweet, light fruitiness. Decent and easy-drinking beer, used it for some cooking and it served that purpose well

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
garthicus (2755) - Dublin, IRELAND - NOV 11, 2014
Bottle from Tesco, Irish Tesco seem to be getting more of their ’own brand’ stuff. Appearance: Light orange, medium white head. Aroma: Skunky, earthy, cooked vegetables, grass, light lemon. Flavour: light sweetness, tiny amount of yeast, grass, medium length sweet finish. Not quite there as a saison.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
christhoel (261) - chesterfield, Derbyshire, ENGLAND - NOV 8, 2014
citrus, pale, clear, white foam, medium sweetness, lightly bitter, medium body, smooth texture lively, Aroma is sweet malt, fruit, some banana and spices. Taste is fruit and caramel, some sweet flavours, malt and grassy hops with hints of banana and bitterness to finish. A very tasty beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
scotty (1071) - SCOTLAND - NOV 6, 2014
Slight haze, golden coloured with a thick white head. Interesting nose with fruity hops and sweetish malt. Good body with sweet malt to the fore and fruity notes lingering on the finish. Rather nice brew I think!

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