overall
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98
style
RATINGS: 135   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.8/5   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Our Saison is as old-world as it gets. We use 100% Colorado ingredients: Colorado water, malted and raw barley and wheat, Crystal hops and a yeast blend of saison yeast, brettanomyces and lactobacillus. We ferment the beer in custom-made open oak barrel fermenters. After this rustic primary fermentation, the beer goes to other barrels for further aging and flavor development. The result is a citrusy, dry, tart and effervescent beer worthy of sharing.

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4.2
jhamp9 (1860) - Corinth, Texas, USA - JUN 24, 2017
Lightly hazy gold pour with a bright white head. Nice lacing. Aroma is tart acidic citrus, wheat, white wine, and green apple. Taste is tart lemon, white wine, citrus zest, and some grain. Bright and lightly acidic. Fantastic beer. Nelson and Moteku.

3.9
neongolden (1640) - Linköping, Sweden/Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 2, 2017
(On tap @ CBC 2016 Yellow Session, Copenhagen) Pours pale gold with a fine white head. Nose of pretty tart crabapple, honey, aromatic lemons, yeasty and bready, with a solid mineral overtone. Flavour is super crisp, lean, a bit acidic but in a zesty rather than sour way, with the mineral bite of lemon in soda water. Fruity citrus augmented by a hint of grape skins. Funk component is fairly light, making itself known in the finish along with a hint of oak. Quite dry overall, quite mineral. Light to moderate body with zippy carb. Really refreshing and cleansing.

3.7
Korcz (3372) - Warsaw, POLAND - JAN 14, 2017
Backlog, ocena przepisana z untappd, w ramach uzupełniania profilu na ratebeer. CBC #18 Kwaśna gruszka, fajne.

3.9
b3shine (8870) - Indiana, USA - JAN 2, 2017
750 ml bottle to snifter (bottled 3/9/16; shared with the Mrs.). Looks good; a cloudy lemon with white head that dissipates into thin lacing pretty quickly. Smells of yeast, hops, wheat, oak, and funk. Tastes like it smells, but more robust, and with some lemon as well. Mouthfeel is medium-bodied and pleasantly tart. Tasty and super-sessionable.

3.8
mansquito (6427) - Nueva York, New York, USA - DEC 18, 2016
Bottleshare: pours hazy yellow with a white head. Aroma is funky, barrel, yeast, flowers. Taste is berries and sweetness and light tartness. Complex and intersting.

4
drsandman (1464) - New York, USA - NOV 7, 2016
Batch Two, thanks to JP @ the Referend. Pours an uber clear gold, thin white head. Aroma is straw, lemon, oak, hay, earthy Brett, light acidity, grain, barn. Flavor is dry, lemon, oak, citrus. Very clean crisp saison.

4.3
ctipping (2047) - Florida, USA - OCT 9, 2016
750 mL bottle.. First Blend! Bottled 5/30/2014. Originally reviewed 12/27/2014. Hazy golden body. Nice white head. Some lacing. Smells of light wine barrel. Some oak. Yeast. A little fruity and bretty. Very nice flavor profile. Wine barrel is much stronger. Lightly acidic. A little grainy. White wine finish. Bright and lightly tart. Well carbonated. Medium light body. This is really good. Very nice wine barrel.

3.5
77ships (9798) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - SEP 26, 2016
Thank you fonefan. 750 ml. bottle sampled @ Pre-Borefts Ratebeer Tasting 2016. Second Blend 6/25/14. Hazy pale milky citrus, white bubbles. Nose is weird milky barn, rotting fruit, spoiled yoghurt, lemon. Taste is milky zest, lemon, basic sour, spoiled dull yoghurt & good amount of aspirin plus some zest. Body is milky zest. Not getting the hype to be honest.

3.5
Benzai (15586) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - SEP 25, 2016
Bottle shared @ Borefts Pre-tasting. Hazy pale yellow color, average sized white head. Smell and taste wheat, lightly sourish, cucumber, nice balanced sourness overall. Decent body and carbonation. Quite decent.

3.3
SinH4 (4759) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - SEP 22, 2016
Bottle. Hazy yellow color with white head. Aroma is yeast, citrus candy, doughy. Taste is citrus candy, yeasty, quite sour, milky yeasts. Medium carbonation, silky mouthfeel. Too unbalanced for me, a bit too candy-like for me. I can understand why people like this one.


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