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Le Merle - North Coast Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
87
very good

1,020 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,020
Reviews: 465
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 10.28%
Wants: 29
Gots: 60 | 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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Ratings: 1,020 | Reviews: 465 | Display Reviews Only:
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ChrisL24481

New Hampshire

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

12-26-2012 15:22:40 | More by ChrisL24481
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jco3rd

California

4.75/5  rDev +22.1%

12-21-2012 23:38:55 | More by jco3rd
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gshak

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

12-19-2012 21:14:04 | More by gshak
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freduardo

Alabama

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

12-17-2012 22:25:29 | More by freduardo
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stereosforgeeks

Virginia

4/5  rDev +2.8%

12-17-2012 17:24:24 | More by stereosforgeeks
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grahamboudreaux

Tennessee

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

12-17-2012 14:08:24 | More by grahamboudreaux
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bskrtz

Illinois

4.28/5  rDev +10%

Cork sealed small format bottle served cold in glass beer challis at Fat Pour, Chicago

A) Hazy, golden brass with billowy off white head

S) Lemon zest, alcohol esthers, sour dough & apricots

T) Outstanding - sweet caramel malts, mild hops, apple pie & other yummy baked goods

M) Well balanced, medium body. Alcohol is a bit high for the style but hardly noticable

O) Thoroughly enjoyed this beer but note: found it closer to a traditional Belgian blonde than Saison. Another good beer from the folks at North Coast.

12-15-2012 04:11:10 | More by bskrtz
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mbs11

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +15.7%

12-15-2012 00:56:51 | More by mbs11
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Treb0R

Oregon

3.25/5  rDev -16.5%

12-13-2012 16:33:12 | More by Treb0R
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brauseboof

South Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

12-10-2012 23:04:55 | More by brauseboof
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Sarducci12


4/5  rDev +2.8%

12-10-2012 03:01:50 | More by Sarducci12
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4ster

Ontario (Canada)

4/5  rDev +2.8%

12-09-2012 18:35:43 | More by 4ster
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mbonugli

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +2.8%

12-07-2012 01:57:30 | More by mbonugli
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sendbeer

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

12-03-2012 20:47:03 | More by sendbeer
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brewskifan55

Mississippi

3.88/5  rDev -0.3%

Poured into a snifter

A: Golden with a white one finger head that lingers. Good lacing.

S: Citrus, lemons, Belgian yeast.

T: Follows nose. Light pepper in the mix. Smooth, tart and zesty. Dry finish. Very nice.

M: Medium, creamy, chewy. Good carbonation.

O: A great saison. Would drink again. One of my new favorites.

12-03-2012 17:01:02 | More by brewskifan55
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t0rin0

California

4/5  rDev +2.8%

12-01-2012 13:57:46 | More by t0rin0
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rolive

Georgia

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

11-28-2012 23:01:28 | More by rolive
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schopenhauerale

British Columbia (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

11-28-2012 09:42:23 | More by schopenhauerale
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MarioM

California

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

11-25-2012 02:04:54 | More by MarioM
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ejimhof

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -22.9%

11-23-2012 13:33:13 | More by ejimhof
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CommanderOfAwesome

California

3.53/5  rDev -9.3%

Poured from a 22 oz bomber into a tulip glass.

A: Pours a golden yellow with a light and fluffy head. decent head retention with tons of carbonation evident.

S: Very lemony with some zest and spice. Getting strong bready aroma as well.

T: Taste of a lemon bread with a tart dry finish. Light and refreshing.

M: Light to medium bodied, tons of carbonation on the tongue with a dry finish.

O: Very solid above average Saison. Great to drink during the day while doing an activity.

11-19-2012 21:26:47 | More by CommanderOfAwesome
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DennisBryant

Texas

4/5  rDev +2.8%

11-18-2012 20:00:11 | More by DennisBryant
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AlexChillton

Arizona

4/5  rDev +2.8%

10-30-2012 05:23:48 | More by AlexChillton
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atone315

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

10-29-2012 21:57:33 | More by atone315
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TonyTalon

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

10-29-2012 01:15:16 | More by TonyTalon
Le Merle from North Coast Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 1,020 ratings.