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RATINGS: 455   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.89/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This ale embodies the spirit of perpetual creative collaboration in conjunction with disciplined brewing endeavor. We trekked to Alaska and helped craft this rustic Saison, bring with us the essence and imagination of our Vermont Farmstead Family. Share. Consider. Enjoy...
Ale Fermented in Oak Tanks with Brettanomyces.

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4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Enno101 (100) - - MAY 19, 2016
Pours bright orange with finger head. Aroma has so much brett up front, with a lovely pineapple, peach and soft funk nose. Taste isnt as interesting as the aroma, but still has a lot to offer in terms of fruit and brett character. Lovely thick soft mouthfeel, So much going for this saison, really impressed by everything it has to offer, especially its drinkability

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
knasputte78 (661) - SWEDEN - APR 19, 2016
Grassroots Brewing Arctic saison +++ veteöltyp, frisk med lite syrlighet. Stor öl på alla sätt ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Kauge (1740) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - APR 13, 2016
Bottle shared by martjoobolut, thanks! Batch no 4, Oct 2015. The aromas quite awesome, bubblegum and fruits, funky and citric... Tastes of tropical fruitiness (pineapple, papaya), and somewhat grainy, plus bretty dry and sour. Very nice and refreshing crispness. Among the best Saisons Ive had. Would love to try it again one day.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
oldrtybastrd (5002) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - APR 12, 2016
Pours a bright golden yellow with fizzy head. Aromas of tropical fruits and some citrus peel. Funky orange/lemon peel flavors with a nice woody funk.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheCametron (2446) - CZECH REPUBLIC - APR 12, 2016
Bottle drunk in the morning with Benh on his most recent visit to Prague. Refreshing and fruity with a typical Peppery saison deliciousness. By Christ it was delicious.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
SeniorZozo (1420) - Budapest, HUNGARY - APR 11, 2016
Bottle sharing @ Budapest. Hazy yellow colour. Very nicely balanced, classic saisony spiciness mixing good with bretty lemny barnyard. Light complementary sourness. Also tartness.

4.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
MetalNHopHead (1693) - Lincoln, Nebraska, USA - APR 10, 2016
Hill Farmsteads and Anchorages brewers love their Brettanomyces and oak aging. Grassroots Arctic Saison seems like just the kind of thing they would make. This is a match made in funky paradise. Bread, spice, earth, fruit, wood. Its all here. All of Bretts distinct calling cards come to the palate. Yet, its done in such a way that you arent overwhelmed. Funk is dry, complex, and lightly sour. Still, the beer is drinkable and refreshing. This beer - made by friends - is best enjoyed with friends.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
martjoobolut (3645) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - APR 8, 2016
Bottle. Pours golden with whiteish head. The small head stays for some time. Aroma is sweet, fruity, apricot, malt. Flavor is sweet and bitter, dry, fruity, apricots, spices. Finish is dry bitter. Overall: very nice.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
suurjuust (3228) - ESTONIA - APR 8, 2016
Bottle shared by Mart. Hazy yellow beer, medium white head. Nose is citric, pineapple, mild funk and tartness, brett. Flavor is on the dry side, brett, pineapple and peaches, hoppy bitterness. Finishes with hops and a nice hit of saison-y notes. Semi-dry mouthfeel. Very nicely balanced.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Rask0lnikov (1000) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - APR 8, 2016
Pale yellow colour. Slight layer of froth. Citrussy, spicy flowery aroma. Refreshing. Bit sour beginning. Flowery, hints of yeast, hints of caramel in the middle. Nicely crisp and sour finish. Very drinkable. Well balanced. Refreshing. Nice mouthfeel.


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