yespr (38536) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - OCT 5, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
50 cl bottle. Pours hazy pale yellow with a small white head. Aroma is citrusy and pine. Citric, dry and crisp herbal hoppy. Bitter and dry citrusy finish.
Ungstrup (32896) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - AUG 17, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft. A hazy light yellow beer with a white head. The aroma has notes of lemons, spices, milk, and hops. The flavor is sweet with notes of yeast, lemons, spices, and hops, leading to a dry finish.
joergen (25140) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 9, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at Mikkeller.
Hazy yellow colored with a small white head.
Fruity and light acidic aroma of barnyard with notes of oak.
Fruity and light acidic flavor of hops and oak.
omhper (22614) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - MAY 22, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottled, thanks hackobock! Pale yellow, miniscule head. Vinous funky nose. Dry and slender with medium body. Oaky white wine dominates. Mild citric tartness, notes of husky bread. Low bitterness. Freshening and tasty.
anders37 (21693) - Malmö, SWEDEN - AUG 5, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle, thanks to Bruce. Pours a hazy yellow color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty spicy woody wine aroma with yeasty hints. Fruity malty spicy yeasty woody dry wine flavor with hoppy hints. Has a fruity malty spicy yeasty woody weak tart wine finish.
madmitch76 (20776) - , Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 3, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
15th October 2013
Tasting at Bruce’s new pad. Thanks to Bruce for this one. Almost clear light gold beer with a residual white head. Light palate, smooth with modest superfine carbonation. Light lemon - lime sourness, a little peel. Light floraness, slightly bitter. Finishes light and dry with a mild bitter linger. Very nice citric zing here.
Travlr (19528) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - APR 10, 2013
3.6 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Cloudy very pale yellow color, white edge head. Aroma of dusty, peppery lemon. Taste is softly sour lemon, bitter and peppery finish.
Leighton (17213) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 23, 2013
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle at RBWG 2013 Grand Tasting. Pours cloudy yellow with a fine, white cream head. Delicate straw and lemons in the aroma. Light sweet flavor, some pleasant tang, hints of white grapes. Light bodied with massaging carbonation, clean, refreshing, mellow dryness, lightly sweet lemons. Really delicious.
Theydon_Bois (15552) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 10, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at Bruce’s new pad, big thanks to our host again, 15/10/13.
Hazed yellow with a thin off white head that dissipates edgeward.
Nose is tarte apricots, bitter orange, grass, farmy, big peach waft, light sugars, tangy fruit.
Taste comprises tarte grape zing, orange pith, white wine notes, madarin, peach youghurt, citrus dipped straw.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, crisp and clean in the conclusion.
Top draw saison deserves its place at the top of the tree!
brokensail (15203) - San Leandro, California, USA - NOV 1, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle @ Pat’s. Very pale straw pour with white foam. Super funky and earthy nose. Tons of white grape, green apple, and tropical fruit. Maybe some guava? Kind of yeasty, champange quality to it as well. The flavor is slightly tart. Tons of white grape, tropical fruit, and pear. Pale malt, cracker, and drying oak. Sublte funk and must. A bit of lemon zest, too. Really nice, easy drinking saison.