ByTheirLimpin (321) - New York, USA - MAR 19, 2016
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle. Cloudy straw yellow in the glass. Nose is barnyard, wet hay. Citrus start dry lemon through the tart sparkly finish. Decent beer for the start of spring.
20107589 (748) - randers, DENMARK - MAR 2, 2016
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
pour golden pale with a frothy short living head, really fruity aroma, with notes of pineapple, and mango. taste is light sweet with bitter notes. light bodied, fresh, light bitter aftertaste with pebber notes.
jgb9348 (6049) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - FEB 29, 2016
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Clear orange-tinted golden coloured body with a thin, single centimetre tall white head. Aroma of dry oak, grass, hay, flowers, yeast, coriander seed and a touch of corn noticeable. Light-bodied; Sharp grassy and floral note up front with a mellow malt flavour with only some grass notes and a bit of very light hops. Aftertaste is relatively mild with some grass, herbs, hops and a faint bit of hay - not much going on here. Overall, a pretty subdued and very easy-to-drink saison with a nice, but very light profile - nice and simple to drink! I sampled this stubby twelve ounce bottle purchased from Beer Culture in New York (Midtown), New York on 27-November-2015 for US$3,00 sampled at home in Washington on 28-February-2016.
johnnnniee (4115) - Bedford, New Hampshire, USA - FEB 20, 2016
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from a Lazy Dog
Slightly hazy straw color with a smallish but short lived bubbly white head. Spicy yeast esters, light sweet bread faint earthy hops and a touch of funk. Light bits of citrus round this out. Pretty drinkable, not my favorite saison by any means but fairly well made.
puboflyons (3328) - Allenstown, New Hampshire, USA - FEB 20, 2016
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle 02/03/2016. Slightly cloudy yellow pour under a modest white head. The aroma has a nice note of Belgian yeast, mild spice, a little tropical fruit, and toasted grainy malts. Light to medium body. The taste has a great toasted barley and grainy character to start with a tropical fruitiness that kicks in and a spicy bitterness to finish. It runs the gamut.
jercraigs (10258) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 17, 2016
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: JUL 5, 2016 2016-01-30. Hazy pastel yellow body with a nice white head. 3+ Aroma is lightly grassy with a Saison funk. Flavour is similar, moderate bitterness, grassy light lemon. Average plus bodied palate, soft effervescent carbonation. 3+ 7/3-4/7/3/15+ Bottle shared by Sammy.
olio (9941) - Tampere, FINLAND - FEB 8, 2016
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
355 ml bottle @ Timo A. Bottled on 08.01.2015.
Pours pale clear golden color with a very small head. Fruity aroma, herbal with grassy tones, pineapple and mandarin. Flavor is quite sweet fruity flavor, pineapple and orange, peach and some herbal spiciness. Slightly tart palate, dry finish. Aftertaste is very short. The age doesn’t show in this that much, okay light Saison.
sharkydodson (1445) - St. Petersburg, RUSSIA - FEB 6, 2016
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
the aroma is malty and fruity with hints of yeast, citrus, pimento and herbs... the taste is fruity and malty with notes of yeast, pepper, lemon, key lime and spicy grasses... the aftertaste is dry, bitter and spicy...
Radek Kliber (7276) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - FEB 5, 2016
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Where and how: b. 355 ml, tasting
Aroma: semi dry, mild fruit to it with grainy behind, nice softer follow up.
Top: plus sized white cap
Base: hazy golden ale
Palate : fairly frisky carbonation, soft mid body.
Taste: fairly mild with soft vibe, tad too sweet, side tartness.
other notes a bit too soft.
Sammy (11839) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 30, 2016
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Clean farmhouse yeast aroma. Drinks like a saison, yeasty. Smooth drinkability. LAcy.