GenDV138 (5989) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - SEP 14, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
UPDATED: SEP 15, 2014 6 oz draft pour at Snallygaster 2014 shared by me. Yellow with off-white head. Aromas of floral notes, spices, herbs, citrus. Tastes of citrus, floral notes, herbs, funk. Medium-light body with a dry finish.
arkurzynski (2250) - Combined Locks, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 24, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Hazy gold bordering amber. Nose of sweet, meaty citrus with light floral chamomile. Flavor is lemon and orange citrus with light rind. Fairly dry with chamomile bringing some floral sweetness. Ample carbonation.
djd07 (10039) - Houston, Texas, USA - AUG 17, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle thanks to Rick. Pours a cloudy orange yellow with small off white head that lasts. The aroma is strong yeast, floral, funk. Medium mouthfeel with nice crisp fruit, oak, funk. Good.
bleeng (1668) - Houston nowhere near Beersel, Texas, USA - AUG 13, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Taster at the brewery. Pours hazy light yellow. Nose is perfume and flowery. Taste upfront of the chamomile flowers with lighter yeastiness on the end. Delicate and would give a higher score if not for the perfumy flavors.
nuplastikk (5785) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 11, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
750ml bottle. Unfiltered orange body with a massive foamy off-white head. A pretty solid Saison. True to style carbonation/mouthfeel. The chamomile is mild, and adds a nice cool herbal touch. Easy, refreshing medium body. Almost a touch of vanilla. Pretty impressive dialed in beer.
Bacterial (2826) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - AUG 8, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Hazy pale yellow pour with a fluffy white head and white lacing. Slight floral, bread and yeast in the nose. Taste is pinapple, a little spicy and ten the taste fades into flowers. Finishes slightly astringent, coating my mouth in a little medicinal something.
Dogbrick (11512) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - AUG 3, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On draught at Rustico. Hazy orange-gold color with a medium off-white head that diminishes steadily to an outer ring. Strings of lacing on the glass. Floral aroma with fruit and yeast notes. Light-bodied with flavors of herbal yeast, lemon and spices. The finish is zesty citrus and floral yeast. Above average overall.
Emeister84 (2084) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - AUG 3, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Aromas of citrus fruit, floral, herbal hops, peppery spice. Gold with a decently lasting white head. Dry, herbal, some fruit. Light bodied.
Ktwse (4052) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 29, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours lightly cloudy golden with low white head. Aroma of honey, citrus, wheat, light herbs and pepper. Taste is sweet, honey and wheat but not overly so, slightly citrusy finish. Light, smooth body.
ARH (1117) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 28, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
750 mL bottle poured into a stemmed Belgian tulip glass. There’s definitely a light cheese to the nose, but there’s a much bigger floral, peach-type fruit, and grass note. It pours an effervescent, clear pale yellow with a sudsy thick white head that leaves a thick ring, with a little island puff atop the surface, but no lace. It’s highly sweet with a medium light bitter. The thin, oily texture has a soda-like fizzy active carbonation. The light body finishes clean, crisp, and dry with notes of peach, grains, and resin. There’s a bit of a clinging sugary aftertaste.