Straight To Ale Saison Du Roquette
     click to upload
Serve in Tulip


on tap

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 10   MEAN: 3.42/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
No commercial description

thebrymanosu's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
thebrymanosu (39) - - JUL 2, 2013
Clean smooth and sweet. High alcohol content but not high alcohol taste. Very sweet but an excellent saison.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
bytemesis (4945) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - OCT 30, 2014
Tap. Pours crystal clear orange amber, small off white head, dissipates slowly, nice lacing. Aroma is herbal, orange, pepper, light mint. Flavor is light sweet, light bitter, light tart, phenolic, almost vomit note, oranges, herbal. Medium body, acidic. Meh.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
edgallow (2961) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - OCT 5, 2014
Draft sampler pours golden with a white head. Aroma of malts, bread, grass and spice. Taste is bread, malts and some toffee.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
snoworsummer (3508) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - AUG 18, 2014
Draft at the brewery. Pours clear amber with a fizzy white head. Tastes like dry herbs, light nuttyness, grassy, light alcohol, lemon. Dry feel. Light body and low/medium carbonation. Smells like herbs, wheat, lavender, banana, lemon, creamy.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Suttree (5640) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - OCT 13, 2013
Sampled at 2013 Knoxville Brewer’s Jam. Cloud orange, big white head. Bready, toasty aroma, then some light spicy notes. Nicely crisp palate. Flavor is mildly spicy, the a good deal of fruity yeast flavors. Not bad...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jbrana (594) - NASHVILLE, Tennessee, USA - AUG 10, 2013
Nice and tart with a nice sweetness and cereal notes. Has a bit of citrus acidity to it and kind if tastes like shock tarts. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
coolpop (1394) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - OCT 24, 2012
Draft. Pours medium amber with a medium-sized off-white head. Aroma is very sweet, some fruity esters, mild hop bitterness. A candy, mouth-puckering sweetness dominates the flavor. Some fruity esters squeak through. Not enough yeastiness to qualify as a saison in my book. Too one note with the sweetness. Fairly boozy. Thick mouthfeel.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GTAEgeek (1536) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - AUG 21, 2012
On tap at the Nook. Pours pale gold with a thin, white head. The aroma is hay, cereals, resin, and pine sap. The flavor is candy sweetness and a significant hop bitterness. The palate is medium to heavy, sticky, chewy, and a little acidic. Overall, this is a fair pale ale, but lacks the complexity and the yeast profile of a good saison.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DiarmaidBHK (3821) - Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 14, 2012
Draft at brewpub. Pours brown with a quarter inch of white foam. Massive rum notes on the nose. If you were to blindfold someone and have them sniff this beer, they would swear it was rum. There’s a lot of rum on the tongue as well. I do miss the farmhouse. Finishes clean. Interesting experiment. I’m not sure if it comes off.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Itzjerm (1769) - Taft, Tennessee, USA - JUN 5, 2012
On tap at the brewery. I’m not a fan of Saisons in general. But this one is delightful on the tongue. Berry sweetness, enough body to hold ones interest. Nice fruit aroma as well. Hops are mild but present. Nice balance, I actually will get this again.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50