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RATINGS: 182   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.72/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
Prairie Gold is a dry, highly effervescent saison fermented with a mix of ale yeast, wine yeast, lactobacillus and 2 strains of brettanomyces. This beer highlights the various yeasts and bacteria used to make it. Lemon, pear, white wine grapes, and a touch of funk dominate the flavor and aroma in this champagne like beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 10/20
malrubius (2241) - Springfield, Vermont, USA - OCT 18, 2015
Bottle from Brewfest. Total gusher despite sitting still in fridge for two days. Gushed the head right off. Peachy pale orange no head or lace. White wine pear aroma. Mild tropical fruit and peach sweetness with mild tart citrusy white wine tartness. Medium light body almost flat since the "effervescence" gushed right out the top of the bottle and fizzed off the beer. Pretty much a waste of $12.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jercraigs (9041) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 17, 2015
2015-10-09. Hazy yellow body with a small off-white head. 3+ Aroma is mild, lightly fruity, touch of grapes. Flavour is lightly sour, refreshing, moderate fruit. Average bodied palate, good carbonation. The guy on the label that is clearly trying to have sex with that goose is a bit disturbing. Decent but a bit simpler than I had hoped for. Bottle from Aurora Brew Works, Buffalo.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jredmond (6659) - New York, New York, USA - OCT 13, 2015
Bottle shared with Paul, Linh and Ken. Pours a hazy golden amber body with large white head. Aroma is funky wheat and tart fruit. Mouthfeel is tart, soft and sessionable with notes of soft fruit, tart candy, funk, barn, earthy bretty yeast and oak. Nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Yorker (1859) - Herning, DENMARK - OCT 8, 2015
50 cl bottle @ home. Pours hazy yellow with some sediment and a white head that leaves a little lacing. Aroma and flavour are lemons, flowers, and yeast - with a tart finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
kidmartinek (4046) - austin, Texas, USA - OCT 6, 2015
Rich, opaque gold color. Minimal white ring. Smells mildly sour and like Belgian church yeast. Flavor is sweet old church smell and harshly dry.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jgb9348 (5231) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - OCT 5, 2015
Cloudy golden and copper coloured body with a soda-like head that fades just as fast as you can pour it. Aroma of yeast, grass, pale grass, wheat, sour grapes and way more yeast - strong. Medium-bodied; Assertive sour flavour with brett very noticeable, coupled with some lemons, grass, herbs, wheat and a dry finish, like a saison showing some white pepper too. Aftertaste shows the brett flavours coupled with a dry yeast note that feels like a belgian pale ale with a little extra sweetness at the end. Overall, a good beer, but way overrated just from the print on the label. A solid brett-based saison with a touch of sour notes and some complexity, but not worth the price nor trying to find this out of the ordinary. I sampled this 50 cL bottle purchased from New Beer Distributors in New York, New York on 19-June-2015 for US$12,00 sampled at home in Washington on 04-October-2015.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
mrmartin (777) - New York, New York, USA - SEP 28, 2015
Sour saison Clear golden with thin white head. Funky farmy nose Light citrus, Light body Dry tangerine, Dry slightly oily finish. I like this one a lot.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dhatton (234) - Mendham, New Jersey, USA - SEP 27, 2015
Pours murky golden straw body with loose white head that vanishes rather quickly. Massively carbonated evidenced by steady upward stream of bubbles. Aroma is lemon zest, sour lactics, mild grass, sea salt, and teases of heady funk. Tart acidic lemon warhead taste that melds into a velvety finish, even though the carbonation level is crazy fizzy up front. Definite white wine characteristics present along with notes of hay and glimpses of brett. Light bodied, super refreshing and drinkable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
BelgianBeerGal (3500) - Panama City, Florida, USA - SEP 23, 2015
Bottle courtesy of Moose but enjoyed in a lovely paper tumbler courtesy of the Niceville Hampton Inn. Hazy gold color with big time carbonation and a huge white head. Big, tart, sour aroma that hits you from across the table. The flavor has hints of white grapefruit and is pleasantly sour but not overpowering. Pretty nice. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
teorn88 (4716) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 22, 2015
Keg at Rainbow event at Beavertown, London. It pours a hazy golden color with medium white head. Aroma is lightly tangy and acidic, some brett some citrus some hay. Taste is medium dry and lightly tangy and acidic with more notes of lemon hay and apricots. Light to medium bodied with good carbonation. Overall, good but quite simple

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