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RATINGS: 792   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46/5   EST. CALORIES: 219   ABV: 7.3%
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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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GarrettB (1573) - San Diego, California, USA - NOV 10, 2012
May 31st, 2011 - When Spring turns into Summer and the sun gets to be a little heavier in the sky, the fun and heady wheat beers of a month ago lose some of their potency. Something drier, with a heavier grain profile becomes a more suitable beer for cutting the sweat and anguish of an oppressive day. The Colette is a perfect fit for these transitional days, beautiful and burning bright with a dandelion yellow hue and a finger of soft, white foam. Banana and clove and a little corn tortilla rise from the surface, giving off light but coating smells. Fresh and full of grains, Great Divide did an excellent job of capturing the smell of the fields and putting that romantic image into a bottle. Full bodied and busy with a sharp and serrated aftertaste, the Colette can cut through dry mouth or thirst, with ample uplifting alcoholic corn and tortilla and flowery dandelion tastes, like bitter mizuna greens, a subtle vegetable bitterness and again, flowing dry graininess.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Villyzzz (372) - Espoo, FINLAND - MAY 24, 2017
Bottle at home. Pours hazy yellow with small white head. Aroma has citrus and yeast. Taste has an earthy feel with a mix of citrus, banana, wheat and Belgian yeast. Pretty nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
minihame2 (604) - Oulu, FINLAND - MAY 23, 2017
Clear, pale yellow colour and a thick, foamy, white head. Aroma has yeast, some citrus and a bit of malts. Light bitter taste, very refreshing, somewhat yeasty aftertaste. Soft mouthfeel, medium body, light carbonation. Very nice beer, surprisingly light for the given abv.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Giochaurand (518) - FINLAND - MAY 23, 2017
Bottle. Pours turbid and pale yellow with medium low head. Aroma is esters, wheat, lemons, cereal. Taste is lemony, wheat, sweet, fruity, hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mister_Li (1293) - GERMANY - MAY 16, 2017
Leicht trbes goldgelb mit durchschnittlicher Schaumkrone. Malzig, hefig, leicht fruchtig, Zitrusaromen, Zitronenschale, Pfeffer, leicht trocken.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MavDunk (91) - - MAY 14, 2017
Pours very light straw color, just a bit hazy, with big bubbly head. Scent is Granny Smith apple, lemon peel, cranberry, and more fruits. Taste is wheat and sweet fruit. A light body and crisp, bubbly, slightly tart finish. Very good saison.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
ghostbeer (203) - Nebraska, USA - APR 22, 2017
Pale straw in color which was lighter than I expected or hoped. Good dryness for the style and was a little malty with a mid-bitter finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Marstonlad (862) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 8, 2017
UPDATED: APR 8, 2017 Bottle at Favela, Helsinki. Pours hazy amber with medium-sized white head. The aroma contains hayish maltiness, citrusy fruitiness and some spiciness. Taste is dryish, crisp and tart and quite rich in both fruits and yeast. Medium levels in hop bitterness. Flavours of orange, zest, herbs and lemon. The palate is medium-bodied, average to lively in carbonation. Very refreshing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ciocanelu (2226) - Timisoara, ROMANIA - APR 3, 2017
Almost clear golden color with off-white head. Aroma has farmhouse yeast notes, flowers and some sweet citrus notes. Taste is quite weird. It starts sweet and floral but continues with some dirty rags and dishwater. Light body, medium plus carbonation. The taste of this beers is quite unpleasant, what a shame.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
swisseric (3) - Minnesota, USA - MAR 30, 2017 does not count
Loved this brew. Great appearance and taste. Perfect after a ski day in Colorado .

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
crispaire (213) - - MAR 26, 2017
pours a golden yellow. the perfume of funky barnyard freshness. slightly tart. crisp. tight, lively carbonation. yeasty. refreshing.

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