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RATINGS: 223   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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
aobecksy (700) - Middle of no where, Ohio, USA - FEB 23, 2013
Not my fav at the rbwgjx 2013.....but clean and crisp, not really for an old girl beer rater.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
aracauna (3036) - Georgia, USA - FEB 23, 2013
Nice melange of fruits and funk. Acidity burns slightly in the back of the throat, but isn’t excessively harsh.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
stevencon (419) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - FEB 23, 2013
Rbwg thanks to who ever brought. Super hazy milky yellow. Saison earthy lemon drop. Very drinkable in large amounts.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RobertDale (3306) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - FEB 21, 2013
750 ml. bottle. Thanks Dallas! Pours a hazy light gold with a decent white head. Aroma of lemons, funk, spice, and yeast. Taste is lemons, funk, malt, spice, and yeast. Nice tart, dry finish. Exceptional.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Silphium (3160) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - FEB 18, 2013
Vintage 06-11 bottle, shared by badnewsbeers. Hazy, straw-yellow body, thin ring of off-white carbonation. Sour, dusty nose with a peach/apricot sweetness and hints of spice. Sour body, a tad funky and cobwebby, with peach, peach pit, lemon, and grass. Pretty good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
b3shine (5156) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - FEB 17, 2013
750 ml bottle to oversized snifter (shared with the Mrs.; thanks douglas88). Looks good; a mostly transparent gold with foamy white lacing. Smells good too; semi-sweet, tart, oaky, and funky. Tastes just like it smells with a nice, wild mouthfeel. Delicious.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
pushkinwow (1956) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 1, 2013
750ml bottle (although it said 8%) from a nice locals trade. Opened this not knowing anything about the beer and the first thing that greeted me after the hazy pale oragina with a white head was a surprising funk and sour aroma with a bit of grass. Continues with some brett, earthy, reminds me of an aged tangerine white balsamic I use for salad dressings. Mild carbonation, moderate body, tart, could benefit from a little more carbonation on the palate, becomes incredibly dry, becomes more sour throughout, hint of lemon, quite delicious and a great surprise. Seek this out.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
travita (3845) - Frisco, Texas, USA - JAN 22, 2013
Bottle thanks to ericandersnavy. The smell is tart, fruits, wood, vanilla, yeast, and butter. The look is clear, golden in color, and has a white head. The taste is fruits, wood, tart, and good.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Reynolds314 (2228) - Connecticut, USA - JAN 19, 2013
WINNER! Great awesomely tart and funky wild ale here. The flavors are fruity and rustic with a tart peach type flavor with some grapefruit and a really nice funky note. I loved this one.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Ernesto987 (3526) - Connecticut, USA - JAN 16, 2013
Great tart and sour flavors I really love these light sour beers, ridiculous love it

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