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RATINGS: 649   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.68   EST. CALORIES: 198   ABV: 6.6%
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starting with a base of German wheat & pale malts this crisp slightly hazy foundation was then accented with a blend of Sterling & Citra hops providing a intricate blend of herbal grass & tangerine citrus flavors and aroma. to pull this all together and to complete the ícleansingí aspect of my vision i gently finished the ale off with a touch of white sage, lending a mild earthy spice character to the blend. of course letís not forget our house saison yeast that brought all the elements together leaving a dry yet intricate finish.


crazyvin's rating

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
crazyvin (2026) - New York, USA - NOV 15, 2012
A cloudy golden brown body, slightly murky looking. It had a nice white head that had good retention and lace. Aroma had a nice wheat presence with notes of citrus and coriander. Citrus was a mix of lemon and some orange peel. Flavor was well balanced good relationship between wheat notes and citrus notes, slightly spicy in the finish. There was also an additional tartness to it probably from the yeast. Good balance through out. I donít normally dig this style but this was good.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
danielecamo (740) - ITALY - MAY 28, 2015
In bottiglia da 35cl. Aroma di cereale, frumento, terroso, speziato, coriandolo, lievito. Al palato molto rustica, terrosa, frutta gialla, speziato e lievito che caratterizza parecchio la birra.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
chucklemation (700) - Pontiac, Michigan, USA - MAY 27, 2015
Pours a straw gold with a massive, long-lasting white foam head. Aroma is lemon and sage. Flavor is citrus and some sage. Very nicely done.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mark_Eck (997) - - MAY 24, 2015
Draft. Pours a hazy golden orangish color. Aroma and taste are spiced, lemon, and floral.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
mrol (41) - - MAY 20, 2015
Tap. Cloudy orange-yellow . Thin white head. Floral notes dominate the aroma. Herbal. Very dry with a bit of rosemary, herb and flowers. Lots of bitter hops for a long finish. I love this beer.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
b33r (707) - Cleveland, Ohio, USA - MAY 18, 2015
Well first of all, the bottle says itís a farmhouse ale, so negative points for calling it something itís not. Otherwise, ití reeks of coriander and awful spices you find in your grandmotherís kitchen, and a little bit of french fry aroma. Itís got weird spicy, garden flavors and it all over the top and fake.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hackobock (2114) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAY 9, 2015
May 9, 2015. Bottle at home.
Clear golden with a medium sized white head. Aroma is herbal and earthy with sage, rosemary, pine, coriander, juniper and citrus on top of sweet floral honey. Taste is medium sweet floral with a light bitterness. Finish is light bitter with sage and rosemary, sweet floral honey notes. Light to medium bodied, average, small bubble carbonation.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Listigovers (453) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - APR 27, 2015
Golden sparkling pour with white head. Strong funky aroma with sour notes. The flavour is unique, the sourness reminds of what youíd find in a cheese, there are earthy notes, the mouthfeel coats your tongue somewhat. Complex, some herbal flavours from the sage, very very nice.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SG111 (451) - New York, USA - APR 26, 2015
On tap at Mission Dolores. Slight hazy pale orange white creamy head. Aroma is lemon peel, clove, slight banana, bubblegum, traditional Belgian spices. Flavor is lemon, wheat, coriander, slight Christmas spices, nutmeg. Not bad.

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Jc18 (12) - - APR 22, 2015
Pleasant saison aroma which a more floral touch than the average saison. Very slightly citrusy too. Taste is more sweet than the saison Iím used to drink but still itís a quite dry and very crisp beer. Itís a very well realized beer with nice fruitiness, perfectly coupled with maltiness. Mouthfeel is just perfect, not watery at all and that works awesome with the style. Quite high carbonation too. Again, each sip reminds me how perfectly itís made. That could be a modern version of the Saison Dupont without any doubt.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GenkiGonzo (545) - Kyoto, JAPAN - APR 5, 2015
Bottle. Pours a clear gold with little head. Spicy lemongrass aroma. Spicy, fruity and light. A very fun flavour.


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