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Brewed by Wild Beer
Style: Belgian Ale
Shepton Mallet, England

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RATINGS: 137   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
We love nothing better than Belgian-style saison but with this blissful version weve added our own Wild interpretation of the style by adding a dash of funky Brettanomyces yeast plus roasted apricots and a hush-hush blend of spices. All of this makes for an extraordinary beer with an array of aromas that leap out of the glass followed by a spicy, fruity, tart and peppery palate and a long lingering finish.

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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (25736) - Vasa, FINLAND - NOV 26, 2016
Bottled (Spontaneous KSMT tasting). Ambery brown colour with a small off-white head. Aroma is spicy, malty, mildly funky with some berries and dried fruits along with a slight sourness to it. Flavour is very similar, but somehow manages to work out quite well for my taste. Close on being a bit over the top though.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sinfull (1523) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - OCT 25, 2016
Murky , amber color. Big and sticky , yellowish head. Aroma of yeasts , spices , hint of apricots and some funky notes. Dry taste with notes of yeasts and wood. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
drpimento (3280) - La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 22, 2016
Meh, Aroma was definitely the best part here, with spice fruit perfume malt yeast and a little balsamic vinegar. Appearances average with a very short-lived head and a slightly hazy dark Amber. Flavor is fairly two-dimensional malty vinegar. Pucker up.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
oldrtybastrd (5002) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - APR 10, 2016
Pours a nice cola colored brown. Aromas of malts, fruit, and a touch of spice. Has flavors of chocolate, caramel, and a touch of wood.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
BrettTaylor (747) - Radford, Virginia, USA - MAR 25, 2016
Pours almost like soda - fizzy with rapidly disappearing head and a cola-like color. Aroma - also somewhat cola like, but some yeasty spiciness underneath. Taste is almost coffee like, with lots of earthy notes, some spices. I dont get much if any of the apricot. I will be honest and say I was hoping for more.

2.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Cnesta (40) - grand prairie, Texas, USA - FEB 28, 2016
12oz bottle. Pours amber. There is a lot of haze. There was sediment in the bottle that stirred up. Creamy head that persists. Yeast material or even spices sitting on top of the head. There is a metallic flavor that is masking all others. I pick up sweet fruity even grapefruit behind the metallic flavor. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
visionthing (4956) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - FEB 10, 2016
On tap at Tilt, Oslo. Slightly hazy deep amber with an off-white head. Fruity and slightly funky aroma with apricots, spices and some yeasty notes. Moderate sweet with nice acidity, mild funky and fruity flavours. High drinkability and quite refreshing.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Jorn69 (2836) - ngelholm, SWEDEN - JAN 29, 2016
Backlog...................... Sample @ Malm l & Whisky Festival 20140329.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
UXO (1653) - CANADA - JAN 26, 2016
Appearance: clear deep amber with a short, short-lived off-white head, no lacing. (3/5) Aroma: tart dark stone fruit, spices (cloves?), herbal, sweet grainy malt, leather, light funk. (6/10) Taste: moderate sweet, moderate tart, light bitter. (7/10) Palate: light body, moderate carbonation, dry tart finish. (3/5) Pretty approachable for a wild - lightly tart and mildly funky. Not wildly different than a Flanders red, but milder. Mildly pleasant but not very exciting. (13/20)

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rouhlas (2946) - GREECE - JAN 4, 2016
330 ml bottle. Hazy orange color with white to off white head. Malty and yeasty aroma, caramel, light fruity, spicy. Sweet and light bitter taste. Medium oily body with soft carbonation.


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