Brewed by Brasserie de Silly
Style: Saison
Silly, Belgium
Serve in Tulip


on tap

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 397   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Share this beer with friends!
Saison style top fermentation old brown beer. Its taste is remarkable, light and favourably combined to offer a tone that is both modestly sweetened and fruity, leaving the mouth with a refreshing feel as is constantly asked of it.

DrnkMcDermott's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
DrnkMcDermott (2841) - Downers Grove, Illinois, USA - MAR 18, 2012
33 cl bottle. Dated 10/11/10, $4 at Binny’s, Nov ’10. Fizzy, fizzy pour, big head over a brownish-brassy body. Popping bubbles almost as noisy as Rice Krispies. Light malty smell with a hint of Belgian wheat or spice. Sips are effervescent as champagne. Taste is mild golden malts with a hint of roast. A little raspberry tart, but a happy, dry finish. I said happy, not hoppy, as there’s not a noticeable bitterness, at least that can be felt over the dryness. Tasty, well worth repeating.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bozo_skeleton (571) - Grenoble, FRANCE - DEC 20, 2014
Ambrée assez sombre,belle carbo, collet moyen persistant de fines bulles. Aromes a base de pain, et fruits noirs, quelques notes de cherry. Vive de part sa carbo mais assez douce et mince, bien fruite sur la finale. Tire un poil trop sur le sucre pour moi.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
GuideDogSaint (483) - Xiamen, CHINA - DEC 19, 2014
250ml bottle from BePLUS, Xiamen. Pours amber brown with a dissipating head. Musty metallic aroma of caramel, chocolate, nuts and spice. Sweet finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
ciocanelu (101) - Timisoara, ROMANIA - NOV 13, 2014
Copper color, a bit hazy with decent off-white head. Aroma of belgian yeast and some sourness. Taste is not as expected from the aroma. Starts with sweet malts and gets just a bit tart in the finish. Body is medium with good carbonation. Definitely not a saison true to the style. The sweet caramel character at the start doesn’t pair well with the slight sourness and also the aftertaste is not very pleasant. Overall I didn’t enjoy it and wouldn’t have it again.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
GenkiGonzo (372) - Kyoto, JAPAN - NOV 7, 2014
Bottle from Seiyu. Dark rusty amber, off-white head. Aroma has malt notes that make me think of a brown ale rather than a saison. Flavour has some yeast and spiciness. Odd beer, but nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Maxbier (408) - Maryland, USA - NOV 2, 2014
Dark brown pour with big tan head. Sweet lemon sour aroma. It says saison on the label? Mostly sweet and a bit sour. Tiny bit of saison spicyness if you look for it. Tart finish, like a German brause bonbon. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
lillmuffin (98) - Haugesund, NORWAY - OCT 17, 2014
Bottle bougth at Apollon platebar. Looks realy Amazing. seethrough brownies with white head. Smell of red wine, grass, caramel and leaves. Taste of caramel. Sweet.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
HaakonBjerkeli (44) - NORWAY - OCT 14, 2014
Bottle. Pours amber with short offwhite head. Aroma of caramel, spicy, black pepper, apple? Taste of cara, ginger, moderately bitter. Slightly dry in the end.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dnicolaescu (947) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - OCT 9, 2014
BOTTLE 33 CL. Look: clear mahogany, minimalist head. Aroma: sugary and honey like sweetness, winy notes, some horse blanket. Taste: light caramel sweetness, lactic and acetic acidity and some funk. Hardly a saison, but drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (2410) - Kyoto, JAPAN - SEP 30, 2014
2 bottles for 380 yen from Seiyu. Served in a tulip, 5% It pours a surprisingly dark amber brown reminiscent of the barrel on the label. The aroma is of a big malty belgian, similar to a dubbel. The taste is similarly malty, light toffee, honey, candy sugar, candied fruits with just the slightest of nods to a possible saison type yeast. It’s quite a nice ale, think of it as a Brown Belgian Ale and you’ll have a better opinion of it than as a saison. Quite good for the price!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jinroh (430) - ESTONIA - SEP 24, 2014
Small 250 ml bottle from Seiyu. Pours brown copper with a huge beige head - that even stays. Interesting, I really haven’t seen many brown or copper-colored saisons, new thing for me. Aroma is soft, fruity and a bit of caramel. Taste is also sweet and fruity, even candy-like. There is some tartness to balance this but not too much. Doesn’t feel too cloying though, so this is good. Has more body than I could expect from 5% beer. Overall, interesting take on saison, not completely on the spot for me but not a bad beer to drink.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page    1  2 3 4 » 40

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50