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RATINGS: 69   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37/5   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 31   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
La Petite Saison is a beautifully crafted beer brewed in the Belgian farmhouse style. The award-winning ale relies on Pilsener malt and white wheat, gently flattered with German Perle, Czech Saaz and American Willamette hops which add subtle, yet intricate flavoring to the beer. The Belgian yeast headlines the show, lacing palates with the delicate, floral esters for which the style is known. LPS is a smooth sipper with a crisp finish, and at 5.3% ABV skirts the upper range of session territory.

The yeasty notes in this saison make it a natural pairing for a variety of breads, cheeses and salads and it makes for a great backyard barbeque or watching the sun set over the Rocky Mountains.

First released in 2010 as Le Petit Saison, it was reintroduced in 2012 as a summer seasonal under the name La Petite Saison.

jeff789's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jeff789 (1408) - West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 30, 2012
Very clear golden with a nice white head fades... Very fruity, excellent lacing, kinda dry, medium body, decent flavor... Kinda like an approachable flavorful saison...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
PorterPounder (6532) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - NOV 21, 2015
Jensen Beach, FL - Total Wine & More - 12 oz bottle. Hazy, medium golden pour, thin, bubbly white head. Spicy aroma, hints of saffron, some lemony citrus. Flavor has some buttery notes, some coriander, a touch of bubble gum, some pear-like fruitiness. Pleasantly thick mouthfeel. Very quaffable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
vyvvy (5014) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - NOV 16, 2015
The beer pours clear yellow with a white head. The aroma has some fruit, lemon, saison yeast American style, light dough and mild spice. It has a light crisp body with micro sharp carbonation. The flavor starts pretty bright with fruit, spice, saltiness and light sulfur. The finish has some spicy hops and grass. Pretty good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
blankboy (6787) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 4, 2015
[Bottle (12oz)] Pours a cloudy yellow/light gold with a huge rocky white head. Minimal lacing. Nice aroma, fruity, grainy and yeasty along with light grassy hops, herbs and a touch of sweetness. Flavour follows and is refreshing and easy to drink. Average to medium bodied. Really good stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
scoth (627) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAY 21, 2015
Pours clear golden with a medium beige head, good retention. Aromas of bubblegum, pepper, banana, caramel, hay. Light body, moderate carbonation, velvety. Medium-light sweetness, lightly sour, gentle bitter finish. Very quaffable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Freaky_tiki (852) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 20, 2015
Sitting by the pool in the deep sizzle of the Florida sun dreaming of hot weather beer & was happy to find this waiting for me on the ice. Cloudy lemon in the glass with a classic champagne style top. Lemon peel zest, slight cracked pepper, hint of orange. Really enjoying this.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Danyel (1501) - Colorado, USA - JAN 9, 2015
Bottle. Pours clear yellow with thick white head. Aroma is very fruity, sweet, lots of honey, citrusy, spicy. Taste is light bodied, crisp, flavorful, high carbonation. Overall, good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jrodooo5 (1341) - Wilmington, Delaware, USA - DEC 28, 2014
Nice character for a saison! Kind of a sweet aroma w/ the spices softly carrying through. The pour is transparent gold w/ a thin white head & some lacing. The taste is quite spicy w/ a tad bit of dryness in the finish. Not too shabby!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
beastmaster (370) - Florida, USA - NOV 3, 2014
Hazy pour at twisted pine. Solid saison. Fuller saison. Medium body well carbed. Funky. Simple. Wheat, yeast, hay, and funk

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
Doofgoblin (470) - Chevy Chase, Washington DC, USA - OCT 29, 2014
Sort of average.Aroma is of fresh dough, banana, and very faint lemon/spice. The taste is somewhat lemony with a bit of spice and yeast. Finish is clean and sweet. Appearance is a typical yellow with little flecks of something floating about. Overall, its fine just forgettable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ajnepple (4074) - Colorado, USA - OCT 26, 2014
On tap at Brooks Place, served in a tulip. Orange hazy appearance with an off-white head and sticky lacing. Aroma of light Belgian yeast, herbs, spicy hops, bready malts, floral notes, toasted grains and light fruity zest. Similar flavor, crisp with mild bitterness and light sweetness. Average body with a semi-dry finish. Pretty tasty and refreshing for $3.

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