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RATINGS: 779   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47/5   EST. CALORIES: 219   ABV: 7.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Our homage to the beers that have quenched the thirst of Belgian farm workers for centuries. Brewed with barley, wheat and rice and fermented at high temperatures with a special blend of four different yeast strains, Saison is fruity and slightly tart, with a dry finish that makes it that rarest of treatsa beer as refreshing as it is complex. 7.3% ABV.
2010 GABF Silver Medal Winner

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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerandBlues2 (12567) - Escondido, California, USA - MAY 26, 2009
Bottle. Pours hazy yellow with an average, fizzy, white head, somewhat lasting with good lacing. Aroma is heavy malt (hay, straw, meal), light hop (grass), heavy yeast (horse blanket, barnyard) with notes of lemon, coriander, dust, and pepper. Light bodied, creamy texture, lively carbonation, and a spicy finish. Long duration, light sweetness, acidity, and bitterness.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dogbrick (12329) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JUL 9, 2012
This brew pours a slightly hazy pale straw color with a medium foamy white head that evaporates slowly. Small patches of lacing on the glass. The aroma is grainy malt, yeast and slight hops. Light to medium body with a slightly funky character with notes of citrus, yeast, bready malt and spices. The finish is fruity with a mildly bitter citrusy hops aftertaste. Above average Saison overall.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (12313) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - AUG 8, 2012
@Tap&Grind-on tap-pours cloudy yellow with a white head. Aroma is lactic, tart, wheat/light malt. Taste is tart peach, lactic, wheat/light malt, some funk, spice hops.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kermis (12175) - The Hague / Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - OCT 10, 2013
Draft at the brewpub. Pours cloudy yellow golden with a white head. Aroma of saison yeast, citrus. Flavour is light moderate sweet and moderate bitter. Medium bodied with light carbonation.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
crossovert (11996) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 13, 2014
Draft sample. Very malty belgian ale that has a flavor reminiscent of cotton candy. How you can call this a saison I dont know.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hopdog (11984) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 30, 2009
On tap at Capones. Poured a medium and cloudy yellow color with a smaller sized white head. Aromas of yeast, some citrus, and musty. Tastes of citrus, a little fruity (bananas), and spices.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pinball (11982) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 14, 2012
cloudy yellow, large white head. aroma is spicy ,yeasty, faint citrussy. flavor is spicy, sweet, bitter. clean taste but a bit sweet.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (11915) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 27, 2015
Keg at brewdog Edinburgh. Pours hazy yellow, nose is yeasty toffee, orange, light spices, taste is juicy citrus, dry, herbal.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Camons (11280) - Hasselager, DENMARK - APR 2, 2011
Tap @ Great Divide tap room. Pours light hazy golden with a white head. Aroma of belgian yeast, apples, grass, flowers. Taste is Belgian yeast, apples, honey, peach, grassy hops, light pine. Medium body, soft carbonation. Good and refreshing saison. 130311

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rosenbergh (11131) - Tampere, FINLAND - NOV 22, 2011
355 ml bottle. From Coldbrewky. Big thanks to Steve!
Came out of the bottle like a rocket. Hazy orange yellow colour with big white head. Yeast, tart fruitiness, apple sauce, mild caramel sweetness and mild wheat. Flavour is yeast, dryish malt, some fruity sweetness, mild alcohol, mild spices, mild fruity hoppiness and wheat. Quite smooth and enjoyable.


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