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RATINGS: 37   MEAN: 3.32/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29/5   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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A Texas Saison Ale.
The River House is a pale colored and sessionable beer at about 5% abv. We created this beer to satisfy the thirst of both aficionados and novices. The River House Saison is something refreshing and easy drinking, but with an exciting and fascinating flavor. A special yeast blend created by Martin House gives this beer hints pepper and earthiness. Plenty of flavor and aroma hops yield a floral and citrusy essence.


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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BMan1113VR (7914) - Los Angeles, California, USA - MAY 16, 2013
On tap at BTBF. Pours with a hazed golden hued body with a lasting white head. Aromas are grassy and grainy with medium strong esters (isoamyl acetate a bit strong among those), dry sage, black pepper, lightly leathery. Flavors are dry, fusel alcohol, peppery, a bit of harsh esters. Feels like it is missing a malt back bone (not sweetness, just something else as right now it is watery and a bit thin with some stressed yeast notes). Thin bodied with lively carbonation.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Headbanger (3773) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - MAR 25, 2016
16oz can 11/28/15 (Spec’s Wine-Addison)-Pours a murky orangish yellow with a small head. Aroma of spices, wheat, and pepper. Taste of the same with some lemon and citrus as well. This light bodied brew is not too shabby.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SG111 (1165) - New York, USA - MAR 20, 2016
Canned, no clear date. Pours pale straw, big Ol white head. Aroma is straw, lemon, light clove, but not much going on. Flavor is better. Lemon, clove, more prominent . Not bad. But oh yea, I don’t like saisons that much.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
baraciisch (2798) - California, USA - JAN 2, 2016
Clear yellow in color... Grains, hay, toast, sweet cereal... Flavor is lightly earthy and sweet, some lemon zest... Decent and sessionable ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Brandon1989 (496) - Euless, Texas, USA - DEC 23, 2015
Pours a very hazy yellowish gold with thick chunks of sediment floating around. The head is about one finger and white that left some lacing. The aroma is pepper, lemon, spices, and some citrus. The taste is more of the same.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AmEricanbrew (6656) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - JUL 5, 2015
16oz can. Clear light golden color with white foam. Peppery, phenolic, dusty pale malt, grassy, cracker aromas. Frothy light mouthfeel. Dry spicy yeast, dusty cracker malt, light citrus hop flavors----good.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BOSSbrewer (2706) - Arkansas, USA - MAR 27, 2015
Can at home. Pours a very hazy yellow with a huge foamy white head. Aroma is yeasty peppery lemony and wheaty. Flavor follows with earthy grassy notes. Lighter bodied and very smooth. Finishes dry. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Sammy (10882) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 4, 2015
On tap at the flying saucer. Peppery aroma. Some lasting head on medium yellow. Apple juice and lactic.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Crispy34 (496) - Texas, USA - JAN 4, 2015
Draft. Aroma is a light saison. Appearance is a hazy gold with a lot of carbonation and some lacing. Taste is a muted saison. I am not very fond of saisons so this one is nice since the flavor is not over the top palate is saison yeast. Overall, a decent beer. Would buy for on the river, seems rephreshing. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
ttutony (840) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 29, 2014
Golden color with a white head. Slightly phenolic yeast aroma. Pleasant grain and lighter malt flavors with a nice softness to the mouthfeel.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dfinney23 (2619) - Houston, Texas, USA - DEC 14, 2014
Pours light gold with a foamy white head that quickly fades to a thin cap. Smells like a meadow. Taste is similar with a bit of black pepper on the finish.


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