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This hoppy, farmhouse style ale has a champagne like effervescence with a crisp but light on the tongue finish. Similar to the Belgian Saison style , this beer serves well as an aperitif. Hennepin has a majestic golden hue. The style is called Grisette or farm house and is considered to be in the domain of the Belgian Saisons.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Frackingbeernerd (4) - - OCT 12, 2014 does not count
It was okay. There is a warning on the side of the bottle warning to not pour to fast due to disturbing the yeast... That's a serious warning, take note! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ljthiessen (511) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - OCT 9, 2014
Bottle. Cloudy, golden yellow pour with a pillowy white head and good retention. Sweet citrus and candy in both aroma and flavour, with coriander and a bit of zest. Fairly full, rich feel and flavour with just a bit of alcohol warmth. Quite a nice saison.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ZodiacM (140) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 5, 2014
Troebel geel bier met witte schuimkraag. Geuren van mout. gras, citrus. De smaak is fris en tintelend, smaken van mout, citrus, alcohol. Een verrassend Belgisch smakende saison van deze Amerikaanse brouwer. Heel lekker!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RhetoricalAns (368) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 4, 2014
Bottle. Hazy straw coloured pour with a medium fairly dense white head. Wheat aroma with some citrus, herbs. Taste follows but with more fruit flavours, apricot and a light grassy finish. Body is light with a high, almost champagne level of carbonation.

4.9
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
TampaTim (10) - Tampa, Florida, USA - SEP 29, 2014
caramel, floral, barnyard, golden, hazy, frothy, medium sweetness, medium bitterness, medium sourness, salty, medium body, creamy, lively, bitter,

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MRodgers1982 (101) - USA - SEP 26, 2014
Champagne like saison, but not the hard core sour of some more sour saisons. Which I liked!!! I like it mellow sour and big sour, this one is more towars the mellow. Peaches and apricot aroma and flavor. Great

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
reggiedunlop (3217) - The dub c, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 22, 2014
Pours a hazy yellow with a creamy medium white head. Aroma has earthy hops meets apricot with some wheaty and peppery spice...hint of clove. Flavor follows suit...tangy fruit up front and nice dry spiciness. Mouthfeel is light/medium and the finish is earthy/fruity/spicy and dry.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Calisky (1112) - ALSACE, FRANCE - SEP 18, 2014
Couleur jaune un peu trouble, petite mousse blanche. Nez fruité, raisin et levure. Gout doux fruité, raisin, levure avec petite aigreur fruité.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jaghana (4139) - Strasbourg (Alsace), FRANCE - SEP 18, 2014
Bottle 33cl from Mondial de la Bière. A cloudy yellow beer with medium head. Nose is on grapefruit and yeast. Aroma is on sweet malt, astringency, orange zest, orange peel, grapefruit, lot of yeast notes. Finish is bitter and astringent with long duration.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Supertrev (70) - CHINA - SEP 17, 2014
Possibly the first saison which I've liked. It's visually amazing. Smells good and tastes lovely. If it wasn't 7.7% I could drink this all day. And night. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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