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Stone Saison - Stone Brewing Co.

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593 Ratings
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Ratings: 593
Reviews: 108
rAvg: 3.57
pDev: 12.61%
Wants: 7
Gots: 49 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: SuperbikeShaun on 04-13-2014)
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look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Poured for a bottle with an enjoy by 10/4/14; into a tulip.
Appearance - light, clear golden with tiny champagne bubbles. Big, soapy white head that dissipates to a thin layer quickly. Lacing is very minimal.
Smell - sweet and sour; almost cider-like. There is a blend of spice, pear and grass that I kind of dig!
Taste - flavors from the nose are noticeable with each sip; this is a lot like a cider, but far less sweet and very refreshing!
Feel - where I really enjoy the refreshing cider nature of this beer, I would rather do with out the over-carbonated and peppery feel of a cider, and this is what I get with this saison.
Overall - something different, but enjoyable...if I'm looking for a change of pace beer during the Summer, it's great!

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First off... huge Stone fan, pretty new to Saison-style beers. Poured from a 12 ounce bottle into my tulip glass. 1/4 finger of white head left quickly, though slight lacing was present throughout. Beautiful copper hue. Interesting aromas of anise, pepper, lavender (as things warmed up), and Belgian funk (in a good way; again, new to saisons). Tasted a hint of lemon, and a nice peppery finish. Smooth mouthfeel. I enjoyed this beer. Nice stepping stones like this could get me more interested in the Belgian styles as a whole. Well worth a try.

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Tasted 9 June 2014.

Pours clear golden. Half-finger of fizzy white head, gone quick, not much lacing. Just okay.

Smell is bright and citrusy. Lemon kick with some herbal undertones. Nice.

Taste is decent. Kinda lacking in anything interesting. It's overly lemony, IMO, and then it turns to an herbal bitterness. At very low temps, that was peppery, but some unpleasantness presents as it warms up.

Feel is okay. Light but mouth-filling, in an odd way, kinda buttery. Carbonation could be higher.

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Stone Saison from Stone Brewing Co.
81 out of 100 based on 593 ratings.