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Apricot Au Poivre Saison - Reserve Series Aged In Chardonnay Barrels - Nebraska Brewing Company

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88
very good

138 Ratings
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Ratings: 138
Reviews: 55
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 10.49%
Wants: 19
Gots: 17 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Nebraska Brewing Company visit their website
Nebraska, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Saison brewed with apricot and black pepper then aged in third-use Chardonnay barrels.

This listing is for bottle reviews. The draft version is not aged in chardonnay barrels and is found here -  http://beeradvocate.com/beer/profi ... 6504/79625 

(Beer added by: RedHaze on 05-10-2010)
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mcallister

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4.08/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 4

Cloudy orange colored with a large rising head of white. Long retention with sticky lace.

A bit of funk in the aroma, light barnyard, some lacto type sour notes, apricot, peach, spice, white pepper, sand, oak, very fruity and lively almost tickling the nose with carbonation.

Very nice. As a saison should be lively sprite carbonation brings the taste buds to life. With semi sweet apricot, some brett flavors of horse blanket and barnyard. Nice character from the chardonnay barrels with bitter oak tannins. Peach, pear, white pepper, belgian yeast spiciness. A great food beer with phenomenol carbonation.

Serving type: bottle

12-30-2011 21:21:25 | More by mcallister
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Apricot Au Poivre Saison - Reserve Series Aged In Chardonnay Barrels from Nebraska Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 138 ratings.