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RATINGS: 60   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.9   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Saison du Fermier is a Chardonnay barrel-fermented Saison. It is the harmony of new and old. It is robust and has the paler color of modern Saisons, yet it is balanced with the brightness, depth and rustic character of Brettanomyces and Lactobacillus found in traditional Saisons. This farmhouse ale was fermented in and aged in wine barrels for several months.


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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mpersinger (349) - , California, USA - OCT 18, 2013
Thanks joet for this bubbly, hazy pour. Horseblanket note appears in aroma and builds throughout flavor. Dominated by acedic tartness . Refreshing dryness and light mouthfeel (hides the 7%abv).


4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BVery (6559) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - OCT 15, 2014
Bottle at Perennial. Light orange pour with a small white head. Aroma is funky, hay, citrus. Fairly sweet. Absolutely awesome.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
decaturstevo (5155) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - OCT 13, 2014
Hazed yellow/gold pour with frothy white head and lace. Aroma is hay, tart funk, and light citrus zest. Flavor is oaky, tart funk, citrus/lemon zesty finishing notes. Medium/light bodied with slightly aggressive carbonation. nice beer

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
wedgie9 (2004) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - AUG 17, 2014
Tasted on 2/8/14 from a 750mL bottle at the RBWG Grand Tasting, big thanks to phaleslu for this one! Pours hazy yellow with a thick white head that leaves average, messy lace. The nose is funky and brett nutty with some light bread malt, a touch of vinous oak, and plenty of lemon tartness. The flavor is more sour than I expected with plenty of lactic lemon, tons of brett funk, tart gooseberry, and the same vinous oak from the nose, very nicely balanced. The body is light and tannic with average carbonation and a long sour lemon finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jackl (4671) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - AUG 5, 2014
Sample @ RBWG Grand Tasting. Soupy gold pour with a small head. Lemon meat, rustic yeast, mountain meadow. Taste is similar. A touch of pillowy, dry brett. Molding peaches. Wood. Light body, zippy. Very tasty.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jandd1983 (2602) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - JUL 11, 2014
Sampled at the RBSG 2014. It poured a dark golden color with a white head. The aroma was tart with hints of lemon, white wine and some funkiness. The taste was lemony with hints of yeast and some faint funkiness. Good stuff.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
anders37 (16927) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUL 6, 2014
Draft @ the brewery. Pours a hazy golden pale orange color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty spicy yeasty woody wine aroma. Fruity malty woody sour flavor. Has a fruity malty sour woody wine finish.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
GenDV138 (1437) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - JUL 3, 2014
Full glass on draft during RBSG 2014 Bus Tour at Perennial. Hazy apricot yellow with off-white head. Aromas of citrus, tart fruit, floral notes, sweet fruit. Tastes of tart fruit, vinegar, tropical fruit, wine. Medium body with a dry finish. Low carbonation. Really nice.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MrChopin (3347) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JUN 30, 2014
Effervescent hazy gold. Puffy white 4head drops to good lacing, hazy island cap. Light citrus and brett tangerine nose, vegetal hops. Acidic flavor and light rubber, burns at front with minor white grape and citric notes, heavy burning across mid with light wood and vanilla, heavy sweetness through the juicy finish, tons of grape and acid, burning. Slick body, full with heavy carbonation that dominates, woody palate dominates with sweetness and acids.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cpetrone84 (1447) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 29, 2014
Pour is slightly hazed golden orange with a fairly tight white head. Nose has a hint of oak, rubbery phenols, white grapes, faint farmhouse notes and some citrus. Taste follows suit, oaky up front with notes of the chard barrels. A hint of rubbery grapy phenol, tangerine fruitiness and some leathery brett. Body is light and creamy, with notes of acidity in the finish and some acetic burn.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
RobertDale (3550) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - JUN 28, 2014
At the brewery during SRBG Bus Tour 2014. Comes a cloudy golden orange with a small white head. Aroma of citrus, funk, wine, and wood. Taste is lemon, wine, funk, oak, grass, and spice. Very good.


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