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RATINGS: 237   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71/5   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 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Inbreak (4719) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - OCT 28, 2015
24.10.2015, tap @ What’s Brewing:
Nice creamy shortlasting head, quite hazy. Aroma is mild sour-ish fruity, sour berries, minerals, sorrel, berry skin, grass, hay, raw rhubarb. Taste is slightly sour-ish dry, sorrel, sour berries, minerals, berry skin, grass, weeds, oak, hay, raw rhubarb. Medium bitterness, slightly dry mouthfeel. Nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
procraste (472) - FRANCE - OCT 28, 2015
Robe trouble et laiteuse. C’est un peu n’importe quoi ce truc et en même temps, c’est rigolo tout plein. Une sorte de "fouzitou" joyeusement foutraque et funky ...Wild aussi. Du citron donc avec un fond de raisin. étonnant et troublant !

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
fidelis83 (2270) - Clinton, Iowa, USA - OCT 26, 2015
Pale gold pour with a tall, fluffy white head that fades somewhat quickly to around half a finger and is sustained there by some high effervescence. Aroma is bright tart and funky yeast notes, lemon, under ripe berries, a touch of cereal just a hint of smokiness. Flavor is sour, funky and tart bery up front, then some musty funk, toast, hay and some green woodiness. Light body, dry and crisp throughout, highly carbonated. Really god stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rosskyle (535) - - OCT 24, 2015
Bottle from Mr. Bs. 1/2 of the beer exploded out the top after opening. Hazy orange gold color with a white head. Grass lemon sour aroma. Carbonated medium body. Green grapes lemon flavor with a sour funk but not overwhelming. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Panzuriel (1962) - Westerville, Ohio, USA - OCT 20, 2015
Large bottle (500 ml? pint? didn’t mark it in my notes) purchased at Aficionados in Lewis Center, OH. Prairie Prairie Gold was a very hazy medium golden brew with a firm head of off white bubbles. Nose was lemon sour with traces of earthy funk. Taste was mildly tart. Quite a restrained sour with some hints of peach and citrus. Body was medium and a bit fizzy. A very nice sour, perhaps I should try more. I am afraid the first few have turned me completely off to the style, but more of this and I’d come right back.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 10/20
malrubius (2611) - 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 (9872) - 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 (7649) - 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 (1934) - 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 (4688) - 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.

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