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Le Merle - North Coast Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
88
very good

989 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 989
Reviews: 464
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 10.26%
Wants: 29
Gots: 57 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
North Coast Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  7.90% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerBeing on 06-03-2007)
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eclipse54

Minnesota

4.03/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A 750 mL corked and caged bottle picked up at the local Co-op for the girlfriend. Saisons happen to be her favorite style, and she had become particularly fond of this one after having it on-tap at The Front Door and again at the recent Barley Bros. Traveling Beer Fest (aka Boise Beer Fest). Anyway, this review is for the bottled version. No date information to be found as it goes into a Deschutes tulip...

A golden straw colored body with an ever rising stream of bubbles from the bottom of the tulip glass. These bubbles fuel a massive three-inch head of fluffy, foamy white bubbles that hang around for quite some time. Smells of funky yeast, straw, hay, some zesty citrus, and a bit of light fruit (apple, pear). Taste is of yeast, grain, straw, some tart pear, and a bit of apple. Finishes a touch dry, but not sticky or unpleasant. Overall, a very good saison that I'll gladly split with the girl when she's willing to share.

Serving type: bottle

08-16-2011 02:00:11 | More by eclipse54
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Le Merle from North Coast Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 989 ratings.