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RATINGS: 859   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
Saison Rue is an unfiltered, bottle conditioned, Belgian/French-style farmhouse ale. This is a beer of subtlety and complexity, with malted rye, spicy, fruity yeast notes, biscuit-like malt backbone and a slight citrus hop character. With age, this beer will dry out and will become more complex with rustic notes of leather and earth from the contribution of a wild yeast strain. Being a saison, Saison Rue is ambiguous unto itself as it is a different beer when fresh and when aged.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Korcz (1873) - Warsaw, POLAND - NOV 20, 2016
Backlog, ocena przepisana z untappd, w ramach uzupełniania profilu na ratebeer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rami_pl (2460) - Warszawa, POLAND - NOV 20, 2016
Rami Rami is drinking a Saison Rue by Bruery Terreux at Chmielarnia Marszałkowska Gruszkowo skorzano ziemisto jakistam, przyprawy, malo kwasne, nieco slodkie... Niby dobre ale nie podeszlo

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
VDuquerroux (1405) - Airvault, Haut-Poitou, FRANCE - NOV 11, 2016
UPDATED: NOV 12, 2016 Bottle, 75cL. 2.5 years old. Home. Shared with my dad. A sparkling golden orange beer with a big white head ; good retention ; poured with many yeast sediments. Caramel, roast, sugar, candied fruits, light herb. Medium sweet, round, light dry bitter refreshing, light acid. Light to medium body, light silky texture, good carbonation, bitter sweet acid short finish. Overall, fair belgian ale, but disappointing : I expected much more of this "saison".

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
Swaroga (2152) - Gdańsk, POLAND - OCT 19, 2016
75cl bottle. Golden hazy with big head. The beer has strong apricot, banana, pepper aroma with sponge cake and some little, enriching wine wine (nail polish) thing in the background. Aroma is fruity and sweet. There are also notes of orange zest, fresh apple and some little acacia honey. So far so good. The beer has a strong carbonation but still easy to swallow. The body has an oily texture but still can be perceived as thin. When it comes to taste I was expecting more acidity or dryness but the beer is charming with a strong Belgian profile that I was longing for a while now. Alcohol is perfectly hidden. Easy to drink and well rounded, rich flavor. Nice stuff.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
rougeau13 (2690) - Richmond, Texas, USA - OCT 14, 2016
Bottle at the Growler Spot. Clear amber with resilient off-white head. Aroma of brett, mustiness, light citrus peel, and rye. Tastes funky and lightly bitter. Medium bodied and dry. Very solid.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ineedbeer (1983) - Oakland, California, USA - OCT 4, 2016
Poured from a 5 year old bottle that I lost track of in my cellar. Aroma is sweet with caramel, honey and some burnt sugar. Some light spicy, herbal notes. Light toast. Hints of citrus with a woodsy, herbal, earthy note as well. Some light stone fruit, red apple and pear esters. Pours a hazy, murky brown color with some copper and amber hues and a medium large, fairly thick, slightly tan head that recedes fairly quickly to a thin film that lingers for quite some time. No lacing and faint legs. Flavor is similar to the aroma with a moderately strong sweetness with some light acidity. Quite a bit of caramel with some lighter honey notes and burnt sugar. Some lighter toasted bread and rye notes. A moderate bitterness with a medium light spicy, herbal note. Hints of fruity esters and some citrus. A light earthy note and a hint of alcohol spice. Mouthfeel is medium bodied with medium carbonation. Low astringency and low, but noticeable alcohol warmth. Overall, this beer is definitely past its prime, but is interesting. Its difficult to tell form the age what it was like fresh and its been a very long time since I had a fresh bottle; probably 2011. The age is off putting, but also enticing so its just weird. I was expecting more funk, but there is very little. Instead, the malt dominates the flavor and aroma.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
doubelknv3 (1088) - Illinois, USA - SEP 25, 2016
Floral, raspberry, mild spice, and mild lemon aroma. Light copper, pale orange, white head, and decent lacing. Medium bodied, fruity, mild oats, and mild lemon notes. Silky, medium bitterness, and lite dryness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bubblehouse (1417) - louisville, Kentucky, USA - SEP 10, 2016
Poured out of the bottle with a huge head. Really nice floral aroma. Solid taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Banksiz (111) - Sacramento, California, USA - SEP 2, 2016
Spritzy nose with a touch of cereal and lemon. Nicely balanced maltiness, bitterness, and sourness with a slight stone fruit flavor. Medium light body. Feels warm as it goes down, even though its only 8.5%. Lasting bitter-sour finish. A wonderful beer. Refreshing, but full of complexity.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
dwyerpg (5840) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - AUG 22, 2016
A simple but delicious beer. A light feeling throughout that belies the high alcohol, which didnt really hit until I finished the whole bottle. Beautiful beer during the intense rainstorm.

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