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RATINGS: 311   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 207   ABV: 6.9%
A Belgian style Saison (or Farmhouse Ale) brewed with a blend of British Pale and German Pils malt and hopped with East Kent Goldings. Fermented with a special proprietary yeast which imparts its dry, spicy character. Golden orange in color.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SDbruboy (1864) - San Diego, California, USA - MAR 30, 2006
22 oz special ’wedding gift’ bottle, shared by egajdzis at O’Briens. Pours golden, mostly clear with a large foamy white head. Sweet malty aroma, with yeast and herbs, a little smoke (?), light citrus notes and spice. Flavor featured spice and bitter herbs, earthy notes, a bit of hoppiness and very astringent. Medium body and foamy carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
5000 (6600) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - MAR 29, 2006
Bottle: Pale straw, very cloudy, brisk carbonation, large sudsy white head, clumpy lacing.   Sweet citrus based yeasty nose, a hint of Tang.   Both sweet and tart on the tongue, tangy, bready, but the citrus sweetness is a bit more subtle.   Very light pepper.   Moderate to full body and mouthfeel.   Sweeter example, less floral, a bit more Tang like powdery flavor.   I still enjoyed it.   Thanks Steve for the bottle!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
willblake (2654) - Bel Air, Maryland, USA - MAR 29, 2006
03.29.06 750ml bottle. Pale golden with medium but quick white head of large bubbles. Aroma is citrusy wheat with some weediness, little funk, rusty apples and pears. Flavor is a slow starter - up front it’s dry and tart and a bit on the sweet side, fruitier than expected, but as it lingers on the palate, the flavor explodes. Emerging spices are carried by simultaneously emerging eff as the palate’s warmth releases the beauty of this beer, fruits, light honey, floral yeastiness, and mild grasses. The flavor onslaught quickly yields to a quick dry finish. It’s a beer of transistions, which, I suppose, might be construed as complexity - maybe not. I think it’s worth socking a few of these away.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dorwart (2468) - Robbinsville, New Jersey, USA - MAR 27, 2006
Decent sized, bright white head of fine bubbles. Good carbonation. Fruity and grassy aroma. Little bit of spices, pepper and lemon. Hazy bright golden orange. Fruity, grassy and a little spicey. Even a hint of smoke in there. Dry with a little tartness. Like biting into a very tart granny smith apple. Something is a little different in there. A little shaper and rougher than many saisons. Finish a tart again with some more apples. A decent saison but a little rough around the edges.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
hiphops (286) - caldwell, New Jersey, USA - MAR 23, 2006
looks golden orange exactly like it says taste crisp and rich yeasty maybe even a little grassyonly slighty spicey. pretty good overall

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
harmfuldrunk (288) - New Jersey, USA - MAR 23, 2006
i can only keep interest in a blonde belgian style, its good citrusy fresh a little tart and the end.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
shadey (2020) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - MAR 18, 2006
Bright clear golden color with a huge bubbly head. Big lacing. Sweet, and wheaty aroma. Wheaty and yeasty. Flaor is pretty roasty and wheaty.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
zathrus13 (1741) - Mount Laurel, New Jersey, USA - MAR 13, 2006
Bottle. Pours gold, with a white head. Aromas are spice, yeast, citrus, with bits of wheat and grass. Flavors are citrus, spice, yeast, malt, hops and yeast. Medium body, and a nice sweetish finish, that eventually turns a little dry. Very nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
walleye (1082) - Sterling Heights, Michigan, USA - MAR 10, 2006
thanks to weeare138 for this big bottle tat was corked and caged. poured a golden color with a big fluffy white head that took forever to go down and left a lot of lacing. aroma big citrus nose with pepper and yeast, orange, musty. flavor a nice orange and lemon yeast and a nice bite of hops. I think this my 5th saison and it is the best I have had. I not a big fan of this style but I think this one is changing the taste buds

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bfeldmann (1049) - Wilmington, Delaware, USA - FEB 14, 2006
"Poured a golden color with a nice white head, didn’t leave much lacing. Aroma was of citrus, and a little grass. Flavor was or citrus little grass as well and some hops. Good Good beer."

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