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RATINGS: 218   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.82   IBU: 21   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
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A few centuries ago, during the cold winter months, farmhands in Europe brewed a ‘seasonal provision’ Farmhouse Ale to be enjoyed once spring rolled around. In the farmlands of Shiner, TX that tradition lives on. Which is why our tribute to this style uses Golding, Sterling and Meridian hops for a sweet yet lightly spiced flavor. Our incredibly refreshing farmhouse ale bears the name of the farm to market road just to the south of where our brewery has proudly stood for over 100 years.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
BrewBoxer (1871) - New York, New York, USA - JAN 20, 2014
bottle. pours a light hazy color with a wheaty lemon bananaq taste. wheaty saison farmhouse ale . delicious easy drinking beer with a great aftertaste

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
bpreo (1491) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - JAN 18, 2014
A very nice little Saison from Shiner, Texas. Pretty soon, I hope, this style will be made standard by all breweries across the United States.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
scooterbub (813) - Lander, Wyoming, USA - JAN 15, 2014
12 ounce bottle. Pours a hazy gold with a thin white head that lasts. Taste is of fruit, hops, grass, citrus and some spice. Similar aroma. Has a decent body with a slight dry finish. A nice and unique beer.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Foxbush (1250) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - JAN 14, 2014
12 oz bottle The ale pours a light amber yet cloudy. The white head was small with some lacing The aroma was of sweet bread and spice. There were light notes of pale malt, banana and ripe tropical fruit. The light body ale had soft carbonation. This ale tastes like a wheat beer. This is not my type of ale. The finish ended with sweetness and watery.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JohnGalt1 (438) - , Idaho, USA - JAN 9, 2014
12oz picked up a while back at Brewer’s Haven in Boise... Pours with a short lasting white head... little lacing... the brew is slightly hazed pale golden. Nose shows cracker like maltiness along with a lightly spicy element that I associate with clove... a little bit of lemon too, but that could be my mind playing tricks on me. Flavor pretty much mirrors the nose... a bit more clove and a light peachy fruitiness. Overall like a saison "lite"... still pretty drinkable... a good introductory Belgian style

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fidelis83 (1901) - Clinton, Iowa, USA - JAN 8, 2014
Clear gold pour with a 1 finger, creamy to soapy white head. Aroma is grass, hay, spice, cereal, fruity esters, spicy and citrus hops. Flavor is dusty cereal grain and yeasty bread up front, then some sweet hay, toast, mineral notes and floral, citrus and nice spicy hops with a bite. Light body, oily, but dry feel and medium, but sharp carbonation. Pretty good overall, as it warms it gets a little corny and boozier than it should be, but for the most part it’s a pretty drinkable, slightly brash take on a moderate strength Saison. Probably the best I have had from Shiner.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Brandon1989 (239) - Euless, Texas, USA - JAN 7, 2014
pours a golden color with a thick white head. the aroma is wet grass, hay. the taste is similar and sour. there is some hop presence and overall, very enjoyable.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
onceblind (3933) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JAN 2, 2014
Clear lightish gold with a thick foamy white head. Nose is dusty and a hint citrusy, with a bit of Pilsen malt and a bit of bread. Taste has a bit more of that bread tone, some dusty hay, some non-bitter orange rind, and an overall note of shiny clean mineral water. Or non-gross plastic. It’s overall okay, a bit under-estery and lacking bite. Like every other Shiner beer. But it’s good to see them try.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 11/20
Beergeek23322 (2127) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - DEC 30, 2013
2/18/2013. From bottle. Hazy straw yellow with a white head. Bready and malty aromas with light fruit, spices, hay. Very light body and watery with diluted flavors. Many better options out there.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Hiero (127) - Dallas, Texas, USA - DEC 25, 2013
Shiner typically puts out some watery stuff and this is not an exception. However, it does have an interesting smell and taste. A little spice and bitterness on the front end with a dry, crisp finish.


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