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RATINGS: 72   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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Originating in the farmhouses of Wallonia in the French speaking region of Belgium, Saison (French, "season") was brewed for field workers during the harvest season. Red Rock is proud to present a modern version of this once endangered style of beer. Moderately hopped, this refreshing ale boasts a complex style of fruity aroma and flavor, some spiciness and a hint of tartness. 6.2% alcohol by volume Please refresh responsibly.


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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
riversideAK (5625) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - AUG 17, 2012
Nose of hay, dust, light spice, a touch of yeast, light lemon, a dash of earthy hops. Pours golden yellow, hazy, fizzy head. Flavors of light lemon, hay, dust, a little earthy, floral, mostly lemony in the finish. Dry finish, a touch of spice is there. Quenching, well carbontaed finish, light body, airy feel. Decent.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tmoney99 (10660) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 15, 2014
Bottle shared by alexsdad06. Poured a clear golden color with an average frothy white head that mostly lasted with excellent lacing. Moderate complex citrus hop and yeast aroma. Medium to abundant body with a smooth texture and soft carbonation. Medium to heavy bittersweet flavor with a medium to heavy sweet finish of moderate to long duration. Solid beer.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DrSilverworm (6366) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 10, 2014
Pint bottle, thanks to alexsdad06. Hazy brighter yellow color. Thin white head. Dots of lace, mostly loose, looks good though. Good lemony citrus aroma, straw hay aromas. Mild funk. Pretty nice saison aroma. Good mild zest moderate sweet, some herbal notes, mild tanginess. Light bitterness. Medium plus body. Smooth, kind of soft, lighter carbonation. More dry finish. Pretty damn nice tasty well-done saison. Better than expected.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
alexsdad06 (5408) - Ohio, USA - SEP 10, 2014
500 ml bottle from my Utah Santa. Pours a clear golden color with a medium sized white head. The aroma and flavor have doughy malt, somewhat dry, yeast, bubblegum, some fruity character, nothing really pops though.

2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
iguanodon (78) - Bountiful, Utah, USA - AUG 15, 2014
Pours clear gold with a thick white head. Aroma is musty straw, spice, a little citrus. Taste is spicy, peppery, lemon candy, bubblegum. Overall, not what I’ll reach for when I want a saison.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jackl (4596) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JUL 23, 2014
Bottle @ RBWG, Asheville. Deep slightly hazy yellow pour with a small head. Saison yeast, Belgian countryside. Some marshmallow and mandarin orange. Similar flavor. Pretty dry and somewhat chalky. Orange and honey. Light spice. Medium body, soft carbonation. Pleasant.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ibrew2or3 (6881) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - JUL 21, 2014
50cl bottle pours with a crystal clear gold body that supports an off white head of foam. The aroma offers up apple and pear like sweet fruity esters, saison yeasty spiciness and a light tart funky yeast sort of thing. The taste is similar with sweet fruity esters grudgingly giving up ground to some saison spiciness. It gets a tad funky with tart yeast and then it heads into sugar malt sweetness. This is too heavy and sweet but I do like the way it comes together.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gunnfryd (10536) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 24, 2014
Bottle. Golden-orange colour with an off-white head. Aroma is is yeast, malt, hop. Flavour is sweet, yeast, malt, hop, orange, lemon, sugar, spices. Medium body. Ordinary beer.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (35055) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 23, 2014

Bottle 500ml. @ [ The pre Fastelavn Smagning - Carnival Tasting, Ulfborg ].

[ As Red Rock Le Quatre Saison ].
[ Courtesy of my Secret Winter Santa ]. Clear medium yellow color with a average to large, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white head. Aroma is light to moderate malty, fruity, pale malt, moderate yeasty, spicy, fruity. Flavour is moderate sweet and light moderate bitter with a long duration, fruity, yeasty, minerals. Body is medium, texture is oily - watery, carbonation is soft. [20140228]

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
lambicboy12 (43) - salt lake, Utah, USA - MAY 9, 2014
bottle from the state liquor store 1 coriander , pepper, biscuit, no hop aroma 2 straw color with a white thick head, many fast rising bubbles 3 light caramel sweetness followed by a tart refreshing aftertaste, low hop flavor, some citrus at the end 4 medium body with a med-high carb level 5 A wonderfully tasty saison, fruity tart with just enough malt sweetness to keep it in check. Highly recommended.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (8630) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - MAR 9, 2014
Bottle at Fastelavn Smagning 2014 @ J&C’s beer palace, Jutland 28/02/14. Hazed pale golden with a good sized white covering. Nose is lemon rind, grassy, spice, yeast esters. Taste comprises bitter orange, lemon rind, straw, light spices. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close. Ok saison, pretty basic though.


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