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Ovila Abbey Saison - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
86
very good

684 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 684
Reviews: 254
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 11.2%
Wants: 26
Gots: 50 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 03-15-2011)
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NStLincoln

Nebraska

4/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a hazy dull yellow. White head with aggressive foam.

Zesty yeast with bananas, cloves and rock candy.

Very refreshing on the palate. Mild yeastiness up front with some tart fruit, like unripeness apricot. The end has a little heat and last for awhile. 30 seconds after a drink tastes like you just ate a really good dinner roll.

A very solid saison. Refreshing but complex.

Serving type: bottle

07-19-2011 21:55:38 | More by NStLincoln
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3.76/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

A: Copper filtered with a lot of carbonation and 2 fingers of off white yellowish head.

S: Fruity orange and spice, black pepper, Belgian yeasts, funkiness, butter, licorice.

T: Light orange creamsicle, a Belgian yeast quality, nail polish remover, some sweet corn on the end.

M: Thin body, lots of foamy carbonation leaving it creamy.

O: Some nice light summery fruity orange qualities, refreshing and light on the palate. Drank July 21, 2014, in Boca Raton. Got in North Carolina.

Serving type: bottle

07-21-2014 04:52:56 | More by patre_tim
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Ovila Abbey Saison from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
86 out of 100 based on 684 ratings.