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Russian River Erudition
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RATINGS: 95   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Farmhouse "Saison" Ale O.G. 1.060 ABV 6.50% BU's 24


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (16286) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 2, 2016
Draft at Toronado SF. Pours clear yellow with a creamy white head. Interesting phenolics in the nose, some melon, lemon, hay. Light sweet flavor with subtle funk, citrus peel, grapefruit, white grape, melon gummies. Light bodied with average carbonation. Lightly sweet on the finish, more white grapes, light tangerine. Fine.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theydon_Bois (15027) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 5, 2016
Keg at Toronado, SF, 02/02/16. Pale golden blond with a decent off white covering. Nose is mellow citric fruits, straw, grain, lemon rind, light yeast. Taste comprises lemon rind, yeast esters, damp hay, light funk, not too complex. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close with a mild tarte rinse. Decent enough saison.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
brokensail (14568) - San Leandro, California, USA - JAN 21, 2013
A hazy golden orange pour with a white head. Lactic sourness up front with a nice lemon zest note. Some grass, straw, yeast, and a light bready sweetness. Very bright and citrusy. The flavor has a very nice lemon tartness, lime zest, and plenty of grass. A bit of bread sweetness, yeast, straw, and a dry finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ratman197 (12166) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUL 14, 2005
On tap@ the Bistro poured a hazy yellow with a small white head. Aromas of horseblanket, leather, and grapefruit rind. Big brett flavor with grapefruit rind and a hint of orange with a dry finish.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
daknole (10740) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - OCT 20, 2014
Cloudy yellow pour, fluffy white head. Nice clean saison. Grassy, apples, green table grapes, light spice, a tad earthy and yeasty.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sammy (10329) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 11, 2012
On tap at the brewpub. So-so saison, certainly displaying white pepper, coriander, and yeast. Not a lot of inviting spices, however. Quaffable. Blonde coloured body.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
adnielsen (10312) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - SEP 20, 2012
UPDATED: JUL 11, 2014 Bottle @ Dan’s house, courtesy of Steve_0. Thanks! Pours a bit hazy golden appearance with a very nice off white head. White pepper, straw, mild grassy, lightly fruity,a touch funky aroma. A bit tangy, tart, a touch funky, light barnyard, lemon, somewhat spicy flavor. Pretty interesting. Update at RR: good brew.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DSG (10000) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAR 15, 2015
[2/12/15] Draught at Russian River in Santa Rosa. Clear yellow. Aroma of fruit esters, a sulphury hint and a citric hops note. Slightly spicy flavor with a sweetish note, yeast, fruity esters and light hoppy bitterness. Medium-bodied.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ferris (9820) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 2, 2016
Draft - Light sweetness, Belgian bubble gum and light spice. Clear gold with almost n head. Bitter and light herbal notes and Belgian yeast.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rosenbergh (9524) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 9, 2015
Draught at the Russian River Brewing Co, Santa Rosa, CA.
Clear yellow golden colour with a small white head. Citrus, yeast, mild spices and dry malt in the aroma. The flavour is dry hops, moderate bitterness and yeast. Bitter and dry.


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