GT2 (6980) - Riverside, California, USA - NOV 23, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
651mL thanks to noodleuser. Pours a full haze light peach. Thick white foam. Big lace. Estery and doughy nose with fresh lemon and mild saison rusticness. French saison yeast? Taste is much too sweet, boozy, white alcohol. A bit of a rough version of Saison DuPont.
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argo0 (11077) - Washington DC, USA - NOV 24, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
22oz bottle, thanks noodleuser. Medium off-white head, hazy light amber body. Aroma is medium sweet, straw, some spicy/yeast, light bread. Taste is medium sweet, bread, some straw, light spicy, pear. Medium body, light acidity.
jackl (3441) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - OCT 25, 2012
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle @ THE Sour and Saison Tasting. Thanks to Ken for bringing this ! The pourís deep golden amber with a tiny head. The nose is peppery hop, floral countryside. Notes of dried grass and wood, light sweet raspberry. The taste is much the same - quite peppery with notes of raspberry and wood. Lightly herbal and grassy. The bodyís light, smooth. Overall, I found this to be a strange collection of flavors. Too peppery to be legitimately enjoyable. OK.
Scopey (4579) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 22, 2012
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle thanks to Ken at THE sours & saisons tasting (part 1). It pours cloudy golden-amber, with a massive white head. The nose is rather spicy, lots of freshly cracked black pepper, underlying sweetness, earth and floral notes. The taste is rather dry, peppercorn, creamy, dough, sugary sweetness and weird tanginess, with a dry, peppery finish. Medium body and moderate carbonation. Canít say I like pepper in my beer. I really didnít enjoy this at all. Challenging to drink.....