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RATINGS: 309   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Post-Prohibition Style (ale).. corn, rice, pilsner malt.. and lots of your favorite old-school American hops.. "your Grandfatherís new beer."


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jlruthven (589) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 20, 2015
Can. Hazy gold appearance; turbid. Grainy, hoppy nose, with some lemongrass, hay and flint. Soft but active carbonation, goes down crazy easy. Great anytime beer.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jbrana (590) - NASHVILLE, Tennessee, USA - JAN 18, 2015
I found this too be a disappointing saison. It was very dry and peppery without any hints of lemon, botanical, or breadiness. The typical saison bubblegum / banana flavors were very muted on this one as well.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (18659) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JAN 12, 2015
22nd December 2014
Craft Islington. Keg. Lightly hazy pale gold beer, tidy pale cream colour head. Palate is airy and crisp and semi dry. Light pale malts and light floralness. Herby streak. Mild tangy dried fruits. Little ester. Everything about this says Saison. Light crisp finish brings a little tangy orange peel. Not bad.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GenDV138 (3536) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - JAN 11, 2015
4 oz pour on draft at Spacebar. Hazy straw yellow with off-white head. Aromas of herbs, citrus peel and zest, light spice. Tastes of citrus fruit and peel, herbs, light spices, black pepper. Medium body with a dry finish. Very nice.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rondphoto (2940) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - JAN 4, 2015
can @ Party Town / Florence KY --- Nearly clear light amber, full bubbly 2" white head, strips of lace. Taste is malt with maybe a touch of corn, followed by hops on the swallow. Hops continue mildly through a medium finish. A nice light brew, but donít make too much of it.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gunnfryd (12622) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - DEC 30, 2014
Can. Golden-orange colour with an off-white head. Aroma is citrus, fruit, malt, , orange, spices, yeast, hop. Flavour is citrus, fruit, malt, orange, spices, yeast, hop, grass. Easy drinkable nice beer.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scopey (9382) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 29, 2014
UPDATED: DEC 30, 2014 Keg at Craft Clerko. It pours clear gold with a medium white. The nose is fresh, floral, lemon peel, grapefruit, juicy, straw and sherbet. The taste is crisp, bitter, straw, peppery, lemon peel, grapefruit rind, floral, spice and some minerals with a dry, citrussy finish. Medium body and fine, prickly carbonation. Crisp and crushable. Refreshingly refreshing.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Frank (3470) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 27, 2014
Iíd call this a Belgian blonde or maybe a saison or something. Itís cloudy yellow with a fairly long lasting head of white foam. Its nose is quite yeasty, floral with some lemon zest which implies tartness. This is light but creamy on the palate and this texture brings out a banana note from the yeast. This is a light and refreshing but full flavored beer that finishes with some lingering fruit and earthy bitterness. If you like light hoppy Belgian beers, this will be right up your alley, really a great beer.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
zvikar (4070) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - DEC 27, 2014
Can sample at a tasting at Tom Cís place. Thanks Tom C. Pours yellow with a huge head, aroma of Saison, yeast and lemon, flavor is yeasty with hops, lemon and bitter notes, medium bodied.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Palme (3603) - Bergen, NORWAY - DEC 22, 2014
0.355l can. This is a good looking kinda yellow orange really cloudy looking one with a tall almost fluffy really lacing white head. Smells quite nice this. Lots of wheat sweetness combined with yeast, mild lemon, straws and apples. Yeah, nice. Tastes nice also. Nothing extraordinary, but really drinkable. Wheaty and kinda herbal in a way. Dryish in a way. Almost a little mineralish. Feels nice and light oily in the mouth while the bubbles are about average. A slightly acidic hint is also present. Mild yeast dry finish and aftertaste. Refreshing in the steaming sun. 20.06.2014


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