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Brewed by BFM (Brasserie des Franches-Montagnes)
Style: Saison
Saignelégier, Switzerland
Serve in Tulip

bottled
available

on tap
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Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 417   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
18th Century Historical Ale. Matured in Saint Bon-Chien oak barrels. Available since June 2012.

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4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
sunevdj (4011) - Copenhagen OE, DENMARK - OCT 16, 2016
Bottle from Brussels at home. Pours a clearish golden with a white head. Sweet and bitter with a moderate tartness. Aromas of fruits with hints of black pepper and glue. Medium bodied. Medium to soft carbonation. Lovely.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
FBoekman (215) - SWEDEN - OCT 14, 2016
Orange, molnig. Skum som lägger sig. Luktar vinäger och jäst. Smakar surt och lite äpplen. Jättegod.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Quick3Beers (1056) - East Falmouth, Massachusetts, USA - OCT 8, 2016
Pours a slightly hazy light amber from a bottle. Very bretty aroma, white balsamic vinegar. Apricots in the mouth, a little medicinal, very oaky. As it warms it becomes very bitter. Good beer.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Gaultier (1610) - SWEDEN - OCT 7, 2016
Beer tasting @ fillepolo 7/10-16. Fruity, bretty and citrusy with notes of apricots. Body is medium, the finish is dry, fruity and bretty. A really nice saison.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
fillepolo (742) - SWEDEN - OCT 7, 2016
Bottle from systembolaget. Beer tasting @ fillepolo. Pours a hazy golden colour beer with a medium head. Fruity, hoppy, with lemongrass and herbs gracefully mixed with bretty notes. Dry velvety finish

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lonick (1774) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 4, 2016
Keg @Salt Horse, Edinburgh (rating back-log some time over the last six months). Pours orange/amber and cloudy. Nose is citrus, lemons, some funk. Taste is juicy fruits.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
GlasgowTAD (1458) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - SEP 22, 2016
Keg at Standing Cat. Pours cloudy orange-tinged yellow with a quickly effervescing white head. Aroma is funk, citrus zest and lime juice. Taste is funk, citrus peel, medium high sour, slight pepperiness throughout. Dry finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
UjoKlobasa (717) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - SEP 15, 2016
Bottle. Golden orange color, cloudy liquid, white head. Medium sour, hoppy, dough in aroma. Good.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Garrold (4626) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 14, 2016
Tap. Moeder Lambic Original. Very hazy orangeade colour. Thin, dense, lasting, white head. Nose has fruity, funky yeast. Wine barrel oak. Some white grape. Notes of lemon and lime zest. Taste is light bitter, with some zesty tartness. Nicely tempered by a little sweet oak. Crisp, zingy mouthfeel. Soft carbonation. Zesty, bordering on tart finish. Very nice.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bricktop86 (807) - Moore, Oklahoma, USA - SEP 13, 2016
On tap. Appearance is hazy yellow with a fluffy white head. Aroma is lemon, wheat , pepper and leather. Taste follows nose.


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