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RATINGS: 70   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
Lacto-fermented Saison with Meridian hops

3fourths' rating

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
3fourths (8638) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - JUL 6, 2013
Draft at the brewery. Hazy golden wheat with a fine white head. Stale grains, wheat and lactic acid throughout. Strangely milky with cereal grain flavor (Cheerios) with chalky, silty, pasty yeast. Resembles berliner weisse but without wheat. As it opens the acidity and milky sourness becomes difficult to handle, and it creeps over into stomach bile / vomit territory. There’s some dried fruit character as well, could be from hops or the tropical yeast esters, I’m not sure, but it does give it a distinct sour patch kid candy flavor. Lightly sweet, grainy, chalky, lactic and messy.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
hayduke (3775) - Eureka, California, USA - JUL 20, 2015
yeast. On tap just before the RBSG Grand Tasting in Portland, OR at The Commons. Poured hazy gold. White head. Nose is light stone fruit and yeast. Medium plus body Flavor is tart citrus. Finishes with some fruit. Really good,.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
UDBeernut (2187) - Between JAX and SGJ, Florida, USA - JUN 24, 2015
On tap pours hazy golden, slim white head. Strong sourness, mild citrus. Light body with the sourness lingering.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sledutah (6097) - Utah, USA - JUN 22, 2015
On tap at the brewery, RBSG
Cloudy golden with a medium sized white head, good lacing. Aroma tart, fruity and woody. Taste is tart, fruity and lemon

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BuckeyeBoy (3686) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JUN 20, 2015
On tap at commons brewery Portland. Pours out a cloudy golden golden topped with a white head. Nose is great funk tart hop leaf. Taste is more of the hoppy sour. Awsome.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
djd07 (6250) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUN 20, 2015
On tap at the brewery. Pours a hazy orange with small frothy white head that lasts. The aroma is strong lacto, wood, lemon. Thin mouth, very tart lemon, wood, very crushable, really enoyed this one.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
drfabulous (4916) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - FEB 13, 2015
750 from Blackwell’s. Orange ish body. The lacto I guess is giving off this distinct light peach taste. Tart all around. Quite tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kaser (4181) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 11, 2015
Yellowish clear pour from 22oz bottle. Sweet lemon and pepper aroma. A lot of bubbles. Dry bitter and almost like a champagne. Not sure what to think about this. Not bad tho

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
CapFlu (4820) - Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 10, 2015
Sour & Wild tasting at the Drake in Victoria, BC. Sediment filled Amber body. Lemony nose with a tart body and spitting with mild melon. Tasty start.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
joeneugs (4305) - Livermore, California, USA - JAN 3, 2015
750 ml. bottle. It pours a clear golden color with a huge frothy off white head. The aroma has a lot of dusty yeast and some pepper. Maybe some hints of lemon. Not really funky, it has more of the dirt on the ground inside the farmhouse than the farmhouse itself, if that makes any sense. The flavor is very tart with lots of lemon rind, sour apricots and a little cheese. No yogurt-like lacto notes, which is what I was hoping for. There’s a hint of vinegar and some detectable leafy bitterness that doesn’t mesh well with the strong sourness and gives it a hint of leaky dumpster. The Saison qualities are pretty much lost underneath all the intense acid. If the sourness was more complex, It would be ok, but as it stands it’s pretty simple. Not a terrible beer, but not really my thing.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Simonsen (866) - NORWAY - DEC 31, 2014
Flaske medbrakt av esp0r. Lys kobberfarge, noe uklar. Stor hvit skumtopp. Smaker korn, gjær samt noe hylleblomst og krydder. Ganske bra saison

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