Reynolds314 (3472) - Connecticut, USA - OCT 23, 2012
Deliciously sweet peach beer. Reminds me a lot of New Glarus fruit beers. Aroma is heavy peaches, light tart lemon notes. Taste is quite sweet and naturally fruity tasting. Tastes like ripe peaches and nothing artificial. Ernesto987 (6050) - Arizona, USA - OCT 21, 2012
on draft at the brewery. Tons of good not fake peach flavor. Laura loved it, lots of smilies. Was sweet but not sugary, good tartness. orangesol (1022) - Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 21, 2012
Served on-tap at the Brewpub.
A - Pours just like a fuzzy peach would look with a very small white head, dissipating down to a thin ring around the edge of the glass, leaving very little lace down the glass.
S - Smells of fresh, ripe peaches from start to finish. Hints of pale malt, spicy yeast and some light sugary sweetness round things out. This one is all about the peaches, making a bit one dimensional in the nose.
T - Starts off with a ton of juicy, ripe peaches that never really fade away. Hints of spicy yeast, pale malt, sugary sweetness and some orange marmalade. Balance of tart to sweet is pretty good from start to finish. Finish is sweet with some lingering dryness, not sticking around for very long.
M - Medium body with moderate to low carbonation. Smooth, sweet feel from start to finish. It goes a touch watery toward the end of the glass.
O - The two year wait was a grueling one but it was worth it, I could drink this beer all day. If you like peaches this is your beer. It is very easy to drink and packs a TON of flavor into a small package. Get some while you can! craftycarl21 (2338) - Seattle, Washington, USA - SEP 23, 2012
Draft and growler from the brewery. What an absurdly good fruit beer; having had this and their kriek, this little brewery in podunk PA is making some of the best non-sour fruit beer in the world, I’d have to say. Cloudy (who would’ve guessed it) peach colored pour with minimal bubbly head. Nose and flavor both bring enticingly complex sweet stone fruit notes, not only the sweet nectary flesh, but also tart skin and pit, almost as if sucking on the pit after the last bite. Touches of bready character mixed in as well. Stunning stuff. bierkitty (183) - Elysburg, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 31, 2012
Hazy and peachy with some lacy lacing. A really delicious fruity concoction. A special additive makes your brain think it’s okay to spend $27 on a growler of the stuff. This is almost as good as the Framboise.
DiarmaidBHK (6143) - Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 29, 2012
Draft at brewpub. Pours a hazy yellow with a thin white head that leaves some lacing. Notes of peach and malt on the nose. Massive peaches on the tongue with a hint of the yeast as well and a slight hint of farmhouse. Finishes clean. I don’t know if this is a saison but it’s damn good. It may be too good. callmemickey (4561) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 8, 2012
UPDATED: OCT 15, 2012 A: Peachy/orange/amber. Not surprising! No head, no signs of carbonation or lacing.
S: Peach juice. Sweet honey. Nothing like farmhouse funk, but inviting nonetheless.
T: Much like the nose, this screams juice. Peach + a tart kick + yeast finish = delicious.
M: Juicy, thick, not much carbonation. Real sweet and tart on the tongue. Missing the dry refreshing quality of saison (although the sweet, juicy refreshing quality ain’t bad).
O: A unique and top notch brew.
Serving type: on-tap
Reviewed on: 10-02-2009 Thorpe429 (5122) - , Illinois, USA - DEC 1, 2010
Picked up a growler of this at Selin’s a few weeks back.
Pours a somewhat cloudy light apricot color with a white head. Smell is of sweet peaches, very reminiscent of a peach Jolly Rancher with a touch less sweetness. Somewhat one dimensional, but this is one of the things that they do best--great fruit beers that offer up exactly what their name tells you they will. Taste is similar to the nose, although the peach flavor is just a tad bit cloying in these concentrations without much else backing it up. Mouthfeel is light and refreshing. Very drinkable. Very nice and refreshing during the hotter months.
Serving type: growler
Reviewed on: 09-28-2010 Damico (3146) - Royersford, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 13, 2010
The aroma of syrupy canned peaches and a bit sour. The appearance is thin peach amber with almost no head. The flavor is perfect sour with strong sweet notes like the canned peaches. It has a syrupy medium body and slight but pleasant bite on the sourness. TheEpeeist (3709) - Media, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 9, 2010
32 oz mini-growler filled at the brew pub. Misty orange brown with off-white suds. Nose is peach jam and toffee; simple but mouthwatering. Medium body with a sparkle but not as syrupy as expected. Starts off with juicy sweet peaches, candi and bubblegum. Dry finish with bitter grape peels and peach pit. A great afternoon refresher but would be equally at home in a gourmet meal served in place of a sorbet.