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RATINGS: 231   WEIGHTED AVG: 4   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 202   ABV: 6.75%
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Fifth Element was brewed December 2007 and laid down to age in oak barrels January 2008. It has light peach/fruit notes and a beautiful golden hue. High carbonation created during bottle conditioning gives it a champagne like texture on the pallet. It finishes slightly tart and cleansing.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mar (4940) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAY 17, 2010
bottle thanks to ericandersnavy. yellow with a white head. nose is funky, spices, lemon, tart, and brett. great palate, flavor is lemons, tart, earthy, funky, and a light spicy finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
zathrus13 (1721) - Mount Laurel, New Jersey, USA - MAY 16, 2010
Bottle, thanks to footbalm. Pours slightly cloudy gold, with a white head. Aroma is fruit, yeast, oak, and bread. Flavor is sour fruit, peaches, nectarines, pears, yeast, and oak. Medium body. Refreshing, mouthwatering, and highly enjoyable.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ditmier (1508) - Boise, Idaho, USA - MAY 14, 2010
2010 Bottle - Big thanks to BuckeyeBoy and footbalm for the hookup!!! - Opens with a bang and doesn’t gush, but does foam up pretty quickly...pours neon tan with a medium white head...aroma is spicy and funky, lemon, phenols, and the first brew I’ve had that the descriptor "cheese" can be applied...flavour is interesting as well, sour grain, oak, buttery fruit on the finish and lingering tartness...incredibly unique and enjoyable...

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - MAY 13, 2010
(750ml bottle, courtesy of ericandersnavy) Pours a lightly hazy yellow body with a medium white head. Aroma of oak, herbs, florals, pineapple, and barnyard. Flavor of oak, citrus, vanilla, herbs, chardonnay and grass with a dry finish. Excellent!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ilovedarkbeer (2316) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAY 12, 2010
Bottle thanks to ericandersnavy. Notes of buttered popcorn, wild yeast, chardonnay, raw coconut, and agave nectar. Foamy semi sour mouthfeel.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
blutt59 (6028) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAY 8, 2010
bottle, thanks to the ericanders, bright yellow pour with foam sheen, funky, peppery lemon aroma, flavors are buttery lemon pie, wildflowers, smooth bitterness, great beer

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Lagunitasfan (1318) - San Diego, California, USA - MAY 8, 2010
Rating #25 of this amazing brew. Tahnks Dasilky1 via Footbalm for this gem. Pour is hazy bright amber with a big white champagne head to strong lace. Smells fucking beautiful. Nose is lightly sweet pineapple and high citrus. Clean high yeast and green grapes. Taste is great. Period. You have to get past the perfect nose to get to the first drink, and that ain’t easy. High funky tart yeast first turns quickly to high light pineapple. White grapesand light hay. Super long sweet lingering turns finally to a sharp bitter end. Lovely.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
DaSilky1 (2606) - San Diego, California, USA - MAY 7, 2010
Bottle via footbalm. Someone said something about a gose a few ratings ago and that’s the first thing that popped into my head upon putting my nose up the glass...sea salted floral powder of slightly barny funk, pineapple, rich early 40s women’s perfume, and light and dry essence of orange. Pours a straw-like yellow, slightly hazed, and full, lacey, creamy looking slightly off-white head. Flavors are joyously juicy, tannic, tart, fruity, floral...strawberries, pineapple, tropical climate air...hey, do any of you guys remember Beatrix? Do you guys remember the old school Fantome winter...with the old label, before it was entitled "hiver"? Do you? Well, guess what..they’re both back and contained in this bottle. Really. This is how all saisons should be. Hey footbalm, I need a case. Asap.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BMan1113VR (7867) - Los Angeles, California, USA - MAY 7, 2010
Rating number 3600 with a bottle thanks to ericandersnavy. Pours with a hazy golden body and a small white head. Aroma of oak, wine, peppercorn, elderflower, chardonnay, and lightly sour. Taste is lightly sour, lemon, pepper, brett, wine, earthy, some stone fruits. Lively bubbles. Awesome, could use another bottle of this!!

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
wavers1 (909) - Notown, California, USA - APR 24, 2010
courtesy of footbalm, thanks a ton on this one! nice salty saison! yummy! this kepyt reminding me of a gose with the salty profile. the oak adds nicely, though subtly. huge citrus force headed by grapefruit and lemon. this is def a different type of saison, great stuff, hope to get more!


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