Brewed by Nøgne Ø
Style: Saison
Grimstad, Norway
Serve in Tulip


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RATINGS: 394   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71   IBU: 41   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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India Saison is the hoppy, crisp and refreshing result of a north south collaboration. Classic Belgian malts and yeast, pungent Australian new hop varieties and clean Norwegian water. Served chilled and enjoy with cheeses and charcuterie. This product is bottle conditioned and has a slight sediment at the bottom of the bottle.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
sulawang (621) - British Columbia, CANADA - APR 22, 2014
Visual: I just love collab beers, it means twice the amount of brains and love went into making it, am I right? Pours light cloudy apple juice golden yellow with a HUMUNGOUS lasting creamy head, a scandalous amount of CO2 activity, sticky lacing. Nose: orange blossom, lemon citrus malts, quite fruity (lvl-4)-pungency Attack: ultra creamy-fizzy Mid-palate: crisp (lvl-6) malty sweetness, (MAIN) yeast, malts, lemon, grapefruit peel, straw, bready Finish: burpy-bloated, smooth ultra-soft grapefruit bitter hops, sour-bitter hopped finish. Summary: Very drinkable, especially with a meal. I pretty much finished the whole bottle just trying to review it. Recommended, quite a trip.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
spacecube (835) - Leeds, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 21, 2014
500 ml bottle, pours hazy golden brown, hoppy citrus aroma balanced well with the saison yeast and a crisp light bitter finish. Nice saison.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
w_adwersarz (145) - Cracow, POLAND - APR 18, 2014
Aromaty belgijsko cytrusowe. Piana bardzo obfita, średnio pęcherzykowa, dość szybko się rozpada ładnie krążkująca na szkle. W barwie wręcz słomkowe, lekko opalizujące. Ze szklanki już mniej czuć chmiele a więcej Belgii, typowo owocowe nuty brzoskwiniowe wręcz winne. Słody lekko ostrawe, oraz umiarkowana goryczka bardzo ładnie się komponują. Lekko przebijający się alkohol, ale delikatnie i w przyjemny owocowy sposób. 

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Karol (641) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - APR 14, 2014
Bottled. Floral aroma, yeasty, alcohol detectable. Color hanzy light honey golden like. Head vanished quickly, big bubbles. Taste is similar to Duvel with more hops. Alcohol present and warming. The stella hops is interesting. Hoppy long lasting aftertaste. Good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mateuszk (231) - Poznań, POLAND - APR 13, 2014
Bottle. Hazy golden/amber in colour, long lasting head. In aroma citurs exotic fruits mixed with the funky effect of the yeasts work and floral hints. In taste same notes as in aroma, spices, no alcohol noticable. Medium body and carbonation, it has medium dry finish. Very good beer, hoppy, citrussy, funky saison.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tom10101 (2760) - Quebec, CANADA - APR 13, 2014
Bottle (500 ml) @ Brewberry (Paris). Bottled on 08-05-2013. Hazy golden/orange with a frothy mostly lasting off-white head and some lacing. Aroma is yeasty and very citrus forward with some spices and floral notes. Taste is also yeasty and spicy with citrus, malt, some sticky bitterness, floral notes and light alcohol. Medium body. Medium carbonation. Dry finish. Even after 1 year, it’s still taste fresh and it’s quite drinkable. The alcohol isn’t too noticeable until the end of the bottle. Good hoppy/citrusy Saison.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Kjetilj77 (6) - Kristiansund N, NORWAY - APR 13, 2014 does not count
noe bitter for min smak men blir bedre og bedre... Krever nok endel tilvenning... ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gurthnar (1720) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - APR 11, 2014
Bottle. Aroma is minty hoppy, citrusy, light barnyard. Hazy golden colour. Taste is quite assertively hoppy, fresh-cut grass, herbal. Saisony barnyard character in the background, nevertheless present. Refreshing, leaving a fresh impression. Good one.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MisoW (1329) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - APR 5, 2014
Bottle at Behind the hills beer tasting 2014. Pours golden color, white head. Aroma is hoppy, yeasty, grapefruit. Taste is grapefruit, hoppy bitter, orange zest.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fajry (561) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - APR 5, 2014
Flaska. Zlata farba, bez peny. Aroma ovocna, jemne citit chmel. Chut prilis ovocna, alkoholova, horka. Pitelne pivo.

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