RateBeer
overall
95
92
style
Serve in Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 917   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62   IBU: 26   EST. CALORIES: 237   ABV: 7.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A rustic ale, pale in color, inspired by the rich brewing traditions of the Flanders region. Abundant hops and a Belgian yeast strain contribute exotic aromas af tropical fruit.

Editorís Note: previously known as Whole Foods Silver Jubilee.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
joohefner (380) - Isla Vista, California, USA - NOV 17, 2007
strong clear gold with medium frothy head. fruity fragrance with some spicy yeast notes. smooth and creamy body. honeyed apples, pears with a little oranges, followed by an alcohol spiciness. not overly sweet like some iíve tried. very well balanced

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
holdenn (2088) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 15, 2007
750 ml from Discount Liquors, WI. Pours a clear golden color with a tall off-white head. Apples, pears, green grapes, citrus, yeast, and caramel malts in the aroma and flavor. A touch of pepper spice in the flavor as well. Not funky at all, but light, dry, and flavorful. Slightly tart, it would be nice if a little more body, tart, and spice, but otherwise good. Went really well with tilapia, garlic potatoes, and greens dinner.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Palidor19 (3075) - Brandon, Florida, USA - NOV 13, 2007
the aroma smelled bit like seafood broth. taste however is not to bad with a fruity and yeasty finish. the end after a touch of oxidation has a flavor of peach extract. goes down nice.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
nick76 (4314) - Tampa, Florida, USA - NOV 13, 2007
The aroma is very yeasty with funky basement smalls as well as rich malt and herbs. The appearance is cloudy gold with an average head. The flavor is like the aroma with both tart and malty elements. The palate is good. Enjoyable without being great.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
sheatripper (863) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - NOV 12, 2007
750 ml bottle. Poured a hazy light amber/orange with a billowy head. Mostly doughy, slightly sweet malts in the aroma, with notes of funky yeast, citrus, pear, and flowers. Off-sweet raw bread dough to biscuit flavors with light sweet fruits (pear, banana, white grape) and a zingy, citrus-hop / spice / white pepper finish. Some herbal notes as well. Fine carbonation. Nice sprightly saison.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RblWthACoz (964) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - NOV 8, 2007
A great funky nose and a flavor to match! What a spot on example of the style from an American producer. If saison is your thing, then this is definitely one to try. Great level of smooth carbonation to it Too bad this hasnít shown up in Brooklyn yet (from what I have seen).

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
IrishBoy (3956) - Bakersfield, California, USA - NOV 7, 2007
Bottle of Whole Foods Silver Jubilee 25th Anniversary Ale; 500ml; Nose is lightly tart with apples, caramel, nutmeg and peppery spiciness; lightly hazed gold with a big gold head that heavily laces the glass as I drink; flavor of tartness, pepper, coriander, apple, and a slight hint of bananas. Excellent Saison!

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jake65 (2885) - Boise, Idaho, USA - NOV 5, 2007
Bottle: Light haze in a golden pour with a large off-white head. Nose is light and airy, citrus, fruity, light florals, and some yeast. Crisp florals and citrus blended with spices round out the bluk of the flavor. Some light apple cider notes as well. A crisp, grassey kick in the trailer.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Odeed (1798) - Bakersfield, California, USA - NOV 4, 2007
murky yellow with a nice thick head.the aroma is a blend of pepper,strawberries,hay,belgian yeast,and caramel.the flavor is a mix of seltzer water,white pepper,allspice,peppercorns,and salt.i think i enjoyed the aroma a lot more than the flavor.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fro2218 (471) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - NOV 2, 2007
Cloudy yellow orange in color. A lot of spice and citurs and yeast. Nice maltyness and wheatiness. Not too shabby.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 « 67 68 69  70  71 72 73 » 92


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50