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RATINGS: 250   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Four is truly a light yet flavorful beer. The recipe uses a good portion of wheat and incorporates a sour mash into the process to make it slightly tart and extra refreshing. It has delicate aromas and flavors that span a range of floral, grassy and herbal notes. The finish is extra dry and makes the beer a great beverage to pair with food, especially various cheeses and shellfish.
Malts: organic pale, organic wheat, organic munich
Unmalted: rolled wheat
Hops: hallertauer mittelfrüh
4.5% abv


3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lubiere (9923) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 25, 2012
A hazed blonde saison with a thick frothy and lacing white head. In aroma, a nice lemony malt with light wild yeast notes, nice and smooth. IN mouth, a nice smooth sweet fruity malt with light cloves and coriander, quite nice. On tap at brewery, Oct. 5 2012.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ratman197 (9720) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUN 6, 2012
750 ml bottle poured a clear yellow with a small lingering white head. Aromas of straw, barnyard funk, yeast, light citrus and a hint of spice. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry finish. Flavors of straw, light citrus, ligt earthiness and a hint of spice with a crisp dry finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
daknole (9058) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAY 6, 2011
Cloudy gold. White head. Lemon, white pepper, yeast, coriander aroma. Flavor is lemony, spice, yeast, light bready notes. Awesome.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
adnielsen (9026) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - OCT 12, 2011
UPDATED: MAY 27, 2012 Bottle @ home. Hazy, golden yellow orange appearance with a bubbly white head. Bready, light orange citrusy, a touch spicy belgian yeasty, golden malty nose. Somewhat tart, orange citrusy, tangy, mildly spicy belgian ale flavor. Very light drinking saison. Pretty good beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hopdog (8867) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 13, 2010
750ml bottle shared thanks to Josh. Poured a lighter and hazy straw color with an averaged sized white head. Aromas of wheat, ’sweaty’, spices, and citrus. Tastes of citrus, wheaty, and lighter spiciness.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sammy (8581) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 31, 2011
Bottle from Brewery Creek. A lemony and Bretty aroma greets you. Yellow golden body with lots of soapy head. A lemon and wheat tartness. Lacey. Above average carbonation. A good drinker though a tongue burner with the Thai spice. As a saison, well its tart.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JoeMcPhee (8411) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 27, 2012
Pale yellow-golden pour. Hazy/cloudy with a tight white head. The aroma is a little bit grassy and grainy. Moderately sweet wheaty flavour with a touch of bright lemony character. A little bit of white Mmpepper. Drinks a little green, despite the potential in this glass.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theydon_Bois (8392) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - MAY 29, 2013
Tap at Upright, PDX, 25/05/13. Hazed pale yellow with a thin off white head. Nose is lemon, grass, pinch of spice, light ginger, malt, grain. Taste comprises farmy/earthy tones, grass, lemon rind, bitter fruit, light spice. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, crisp in the execution. Well balanced saison.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GT2 (8380) - San Diego County, California, USA - OCT 7, 2012
750mL thanks to BrainLayer. Pours a full hazed straw. Soapy, large foam. Suddy retention. Nose is puppy breath- cleans up after sitting out for a bit. Gains pineapple, lemon, dough. Still some celery and dog. Taste is grassy, lemon soapy, very bubbly with some acrid bitterness. Not quite complete. More like a work in progress. Sharp oil, vitamin C, some medicinal sharpness in the palate. Still refreshing, but not close to be being a world class saison. As it warms, more pineapple and white peach throughout. Small tartness, biscuit, lemon, dough. Refreshing. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jtclockwork (8260) - , New Jersey, USA - DEC 24, 2012
Bottle. Pours cloudy golden blonde with bone white fluffy head. Nose/taste is slight lactose/sour wheat malt, banana, lemon, light breads and farmhouse/wild yeast. Medium to light/medium body. Slightly dry in the finish with a lemony bread. Excellent table beer. Light and refreshing.


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