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RATINGS: 517   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Unfiltered in bottle, filtered in keg.
Ingredients: Water, Barley malt, Wheat (20%), Sugar, Yeast.
First brewed in November 2009. Top-fermented blond bottle conditioned beer. Urthel Saisonnière has a wide range of rich aromas and a subtle bitter taste. at 6.0% abv it is a thirst-quenching beer with a "bite". It produces a beautiful foam head due to the 20% of wheat. To fully enjoy Urthel Saisonnière, first pour half the bottle, then give it a twist (3x) to release the yeast and the wheat from the bottom and then pour the rest of the bottle into the glass.
World Beer Award 2010 for Europe’s Best Seasonal Pale Ale


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4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
edgallow (2342) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - NOV 18, 2012
Pours hazy golden with a white head. Aroma of sweet malts, spice and citrus. Taste is spicy, malts and yeast. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Iznogud (834) - CROATIA - DEC 17, 2014
Bottle 330 ml from supermarket in Croatia. Pours unclear golden with short lasting white head. Mostly yeasty and spicy, light fruits. Light to medium bodied. Not very complex.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
coldbrewky (1457) - Hippetown East, New York, USA - DEC 9, 2014
Bottle at Rembrandt corner cafe. Dug out of the bottom fridges behind the bar.. Fresh. Very muted spice. Wheat dominant. Loooong dry singular finish. Fun.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cunningham (4896) - Halden, NORWAY - DEC 1, 2014
Appearance: Hazy/cloudy golden color with a white head that leaves some lacing.
Aroma: Citric, yeast, fruity and flowery.
Palate: Medium + body. Tad sweet, and a fine bitterness. Ok acidic. Average to rich carbonation.
Taste: Mild fruity, some spices, yeast, flowery and citric.
Overall impression: Fresh, tasty and nice saison.
Personal stats: Bottle from Systembolaget, Sweden

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Kauge (341) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - NOV 30, 2014
Had a bottle at Koht. Yellow colour with big white head. Nose veering between floral, lemony and spicy - quite nice. Tastes fruity and wheaty sweet initially, then the spiciness and bitterness jump forward. Medium body, medium carbonation, palate slighty too grainy for my liking. Overall rather enojoyable and refreshing.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
ElManana (510) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - NOV 15, 2014
On tap at Rock Circus Ghent. Clear yellow with a big head. Yeasty, bread, hints of lemon, earthy notes. Yeast, earth, bread and a little bitterness but overall very balanced drink. Very decent saison.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
martjoobolut (934) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - NOV 14, 2014
0,33L bottle, BB 09.2016. Pours hazy golden with white head. The head stays. Aroma is sweet, fruits, citrus, some apples, belgian yeast. Flavor is sour and sweet, citrus, wheat, and spices. Finish is fruity dry bitter with touch of alcohol. Overall: nice brew.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Alusmamuts (499) - LATVIA - NOV 2, 2014
Yellow/light amber with rich white creamy head. Strong bitter with fruity sourness, notes of Blanche/wit. Remaining bitterness on the tongue root. Some waterness.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Zoret (116) - Badalona, SPAIN - OCT 30, 2014
Molt bona Saison amb els aromes típics de l’estil: espècies, cítrics, pa... En boca comença dolça, continua àcida i acaba amarga. Refrescant!

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Alengrin (2425) - BELGIUM - OCT 27, 2014
Urthel saison, first tasted at the Ghent Horeca Expo of 2009, which I believe was the first presentation to the public; with 20% wheat and intended to be a hybrid between a witbier and a true saison. Creamy, thick, snow white head, hazy golden blonde colour. Grainy and wheaty aroma, pepper, egg, tonic water, apple, grapefruit, straw, something sweaty. Soft dried fruity taste (unripe stonefruit, apple peel), light citrus hint, refreshing, bit grainy and wheaty again, mellow, mineral touches, spicy and long hop bitterness in the finish. Thirst-quenching but not a true saison to me.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bonkiedeaap (308) - Leerdam, NETHERLANDS - OCT 26, 2014
Bottle from de bierschuur in Poppel. Golden beer with a light mist of yeast fills the glass and the beer has a beautiful full white head. Apple, pear, vanilla, spices and a little citrus can be observed in the smell. In the taste you can recognize the sweetness of vanilla, the fruitiness of apple, pears and citrus. Light to medium aftertaste and a bit dry at the end.


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