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Brewed by Nøgne Ø (Hansa Borg)
Style: Saison
Grimstad, Norway
Serve in Tulip

bottled
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RATINGS: 737   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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One of our most refreshing brews, made for those hot summer days, but satisfying year ’round. Recommended serving temperature 8°C/45°F. Goes well with seafood, particularly oysters.

Ingredients: Wheat and lager malt; East Kent Goldings and Crystal hops; Belgian ale yeast, and our local Grimstad water.

14°P, 25 IBU, 6.5 ABV.


Bretteux's rating

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bretteux (176) - Ste-Julie, Quebec, - APR 17, 2013
Le liquide est blond-balnc,son col est très mince ainsi que son anneau de mousse.Au nez des notes citronnés,des épices et poussiéreux.Au goût c’est aussi asséchant comme de la poussière,les épices (probablement la coriandre),le blé et le malt avec une certaine amertume.Pour conclure, une saison qui est somme toute bien faite.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Andy_ (777) - Tampere, FINLAND - DEC 20, 2014
500 ml bottle
Hazy light orange beer with big white head. Aroma and flavor have grass, honey, Belgian yeast, apple, orange, coriander, pepper and other spices. Palate is quite thick with medium carbonation. Finish has medium bitterness. Decent, but could be more refreshing, it’s kind of creamy and heavy.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
sebletitje (6895) - Enghien, BELGIUM - NOV 30, 2014
Bouteille 50cl de Bierhalle, batch# 1137, BB 04/03/2016. Orangée moyen, col blanc léger et crémeux. Arôme au bouquet typiquement belge mais sans vraiment restitué le côté de saison, je note un rétro noble houblonné et un malt pils. Palais est carrément hors sujet au niveau de saison, on retrouve néanmoins les impressions des grandes bières d’usines belges. Pas de caractère rustique avec une levure un peu à la traine et qui rappelle presque la Leffe. Fini légèrement grains avec des notes de pils. En l’état ce n’est pas une saison.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
deepeary (173) - Ontario, CANADA - NOV 25, 2014
500 ml bottle from LCBO. Brewed 27.02.13, batch # 930. Pours a murky yellow with minimal white head. Below average carbonation. Nose has some yeasty funk, fruit. Same for the taste, some bitterness and tartness on the finish.. Weak nose/flavour, Needs more everything.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
RhetoricalAns (368) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 16, 2014
500 mL bottle. Hazy gold, fairly small white head from a fairly soft pour. Fruity aroma, lemon, peach, banana also dough yeast. Taste Has a bit of funk to it, bitter-sweetness, cereal and dough malts at its base and some earthiness as well.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mar (4959) - Dallas, Texas, USA - NOV 9, 2014
Gold with a white head. Nose is funk, barnyard, earth, florals and rich malts. Smooth palate, grass, herbs, florals, earth and funk.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
OOKPIKABLE (118) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 1, 2014
Purchased at LCBO. Pours light and relatively clear with abundant head. Aroma of cider / vinegar and hops. Tastes of same: gets better as I drink.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
worldbeertaste (1693) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 25, 2014
Strangely disatisfied with this one. I normally love Nogne Ø but is one didn’t dazzle me. Golden colour with some red highlights and a thin white head. Smells of yeast, flowers and honey. Tastes about he same.i did enjoy it but I didn’t love it.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
ametras (502) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 22, 2014
500ml bottle. Blonde with a thin frothy white head. Slight haze. Flavors are cereals, wheat, bread, lemon rind, peach, orange, honey and alcohol with fruity notes. Medium body, soft carbonation, heavy and watery texture. This is the second time I’m having this, still disappointed. Weak stuff.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Leini (921) - SWEDEN - OCT 14, 2014
500ml bottle. Hazy yellow body with a medium white head. Hay, fruit & pepper, pretty much ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
slowrunner77 (6090) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 4, 2014
"i may have had a bad one, but i’ve only got one source, so for now, this is it. it was a volcanic brew...i had only half the bottle left b4 it was done. the smell also had a bit of skunk, but not enough to totally cover the coolness underneath. notes of yeast, earthy hops, and fruit. complex flavor too. i may revisit this in the future for hopes of a fresh one, but at $7.99...might be a while. this one was at least a little contaminated."


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