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RATINGS: 240   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 282   ABV: 9.4%
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Peach Porch Lounger is the lovechild Saison of musician G. Love and New Belgium. The glowing orange beer is a groovy mix of peaches, hominy grits, molasses and lemon peel with pale and biscuit malts. Brettanomyces yeast brings a bold, sweet nose and the beer ends with a dry finish


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4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Braudog (5574) - Hampton, Virginia, USA - NOV 18, 2012
Bottle. Pours a golden elixir, carbonation rising diligently from the center of the glass like some chemistry experiment. The aroma is of wild fermentation and sweet perfume. This lovely sipper goes down easily, with the sweet peach up front in the yeasty swirl of flavors, ending quite neat and dry. Excellent! (#4825, 11/18/2012)


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
orvalgold (8) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 26, 2014 does not count
has a great orange gold color, similar to a peach, go figure. mostly clear, with a quickly dissolving head. it has a great brett aroma, slight barnyard bready notes, some sweetness as well in the aroma possibly from the molasses. the malt actually seems to present it self well. lots of carbonation in this one a bit more then i would like. it allows the beer to past through quickly however it leaves an alcoholic bite and slightly cloying in the finish. overall its average. its not something i would seek out but not something i would not try again. the aroma is the most interesting part of this beer. the flavor is somewhat sweet, somewhat fruity. but to alcoholic to really enjoy. i will surely be longing with this one.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
islay (1054) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JUN 26, 2014
5 oz. pour, on tap at Stone Tap in Hudson, WI. Consumed on 6-25-14. Pours a mostly clear but slightly hazy dull brass with a small amount of off-white head. Effervescent. I definitely get the peach in the aroma, but I also get lemon, raspberry, banana, and cookie scents in the tart aroma. Strong, tart, peachy, malty taste. Pronounced caramel sweetness. Boozy. Medium body, but light body for the level of alcohol. Soft in the palate. This is a substantial and solid beer. It becomes less of a sweet, fruity, booze bomb and more of a saison upon multiple sips. It probably is better than my rating indicates, but I can’t figure out a place fairly to increase its score.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
dlovell2 (652) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - JUN 5, 2014
Pours cloudy golden color with white head. Spicy yeast and peach aroma. Flavor is sweet malt, peach, some lemon. Finishes with spicy yeast and alcohol burn.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
radagast83 (4409) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - MAY 30, 2014
Draft at Chruchkey for New Belgium event. Poured a hazy golden color with a small white head. Aroma was some funky notes of peach, some pineappel. Sweet notes. Flavor was a little odd - Donnie says ketchup and I suppose I get a bit of a cheap, sugary corn syrup, note from the kind of off-brand ketchup you find in a diner. I think it was more just funky yeast notes on this one.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
gendv138 (973) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - MAY 29, 2014
4 ounce draft pour (2012) at ChurchKey. Pours a hazy golden yellow with off-white head. Aromas of ketchup and light peaches. Tastes of ketchup, light peaches, funk, booze. Guessing the ketchup notes are from the Brett. Thin body with a dry finish. Low carbonation. Strange, would like to try this fresh.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
solidfunk (3567) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - MAY 29, 2014
Doesn’t mesh super well. Donny and Chris say ketchup and its definitely something along those lines. Syrupy artificial and sweet. Amber with no head and lacing. Bitterish sour finish that doesn’t mesh. Tap at Churchkey takeover.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fiercepanda (503) - Missouri, USA - MAY 1, 2014
A hazy orange beer with a small white head. The aroma is peaches and yeast. The flavor is tart peaches.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
tectactoe (1441) - Michigan, USA - MAR 20, 2014
UPDATED: MAY 29, 2014 Tap: Cloudy golden-orange, slightly pale with not much of a head, just a thin, white film that spreads across the top. Aroma was full of peach & yeast. A little boozy, too, but mostly just some chalky peaches & a zesty yeast background. Taste is a little weird for me... The peach is abrasively sweet, distractingly so... Lighter notes of apple & pear. Gets better as it warms, the 9.4% ABV becomes noticeable, but it helps to balance the sweetness. Notes of clove, bubblegum, seems like Belgian yeast? Though I would have never guessed Brett. Bready, sweet peach, lightly chalky & fruity finish. I usually love peach things but I didn’t love this beer.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jhamp9 (1012) - Corinth, Texas, USA - MAR 1, 2014
Slightly hazy orange pour with a thin white head. Aroma is funky, yeasty, peach jam. Taste is peach, yeast, and a bit spicy. Medium body. Interesting beer. Tap at East Side.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
IndianaRed (2313) - Boise, Idaho, USA - FEB 14, 2014
On tap at the River Room, Whole Foods, Boise. Hazy golden orange. Full off white head. Faint light floral and peach aroma with some farmhouse notes. Mild slight sweet malt with some decent peach flavor. The touch of Brett give it a nice twist. Different but still drinkable. Shocked at the listed 9.4%


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