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Saison D'Erpe-Mere - KleinBrouwerij De Glazen Toren

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

363 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 363
Reviews: 195
rAvg: 4.12
pDev: 8.98%
Wants: 37
Gots: 18 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
KleinBrouwerij De Glazen Toren visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  6.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: TheLongBeachBum on 06-29-2005)
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3.5/5  rDev -15%

mattfancett, Sep 02, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.9%

Texasfan549, Aug 30, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +3.2%

Corson, Aug 29, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -15%

EliotRosewater, Aug 28, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.9%

ckollias, Aug 11, 2014
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3.81/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Sunny yellow and hazy. Dense foam that leaves 3D lacing.

Not a strong scent but a hint of lemon and funk.

Champaign like - dry and grapey. A little banana sweetness especially as it warms.

Moderate carbonation. This is a substantial beer that coats the tongue.

A very good beer that falls short of being great. A little too subtle, could have used another level of flavor. There are hints of tartness, funk, and peppery spice, but I would prefer if any of those were more prominent. Nevertheless, worth a try.

msquared36, Aug 09, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +3.2%

wrightst, Jul 18, 2014
Photo of orangesol
4/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Served on-tap at Hunger N Thirst.

A - Pours slightly murky orange with a nice one finger tall white head, quickly dissipating down to a light film, leaving thin sheets of lace on the sides of the glass.

S - Smells of bready yeast, black pepper, banana, dash of fruit and some earthy hops. A traditional Belgian saison for sure.

T - Starts off with some mild black pepper spice quickly being joined by the bready malt and fruity yeast and finally the banana and light earthy hop bitterness. Finish is a little sweet with plenty of chewiness, lingering long after the finish.

M - Medium body with moderate carbonation. Smooth, effervescent feel with only a faint hint of booze as it warms up.

O - A nice example of a traditional Belgian saison. It has just enough to keep me coming back for more.

orangesol, Jul 16, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -9%

Sludgeman, Jul 15, 2014
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4.01/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

On-tap 7/12/2014 at Track 84 in Warwick, RI served in a goblet glass.

A: The beer is a light gold color, with a short white head that fades slowly and leaves a thin lace on the glass.

S: The aroma contains wild Belgian yeast, wheat, esters, light caramelized malts, citrus and spices.

T: The taste starts out with a touch of estery sourness that is followed by mildly sweet flavors of citrus, bananas and spices. Then some breadiness comes in from wild Belgian yeast and a thin malt character. The hops presence is mild but complementary and brings a good balance. The after-taste is tart and slightly bready.

M: Crisp and smooth, medium body, medium carbonation, finish is clean.

O: Tasty, goes down easily, not too filling, decent kick, very good representation of style, this is a solid beer to drink for a long time.

TheManiacalOne, Jul 12, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.9%

dcisco44, Jun 18, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -9%

WarrenGofstein, Jun 14, 2014
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Saison D'Erpe-Mere from KleinBrouwerij De Glazen Toren
92 out of 100 based on 363 ratings.