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Saison Rue - The Bruery

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

1,339 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 1,339
Reviews: 504
rAvg: 4.11
pDev: 10.46%
Wants: 154
Gots: 195 | FT: 8
Brewed by:
The Bruery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: DoubleJ on 05-01-2008)
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Stretch270

California

4.78/5  rDev +16.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Served in a 1pt 9.4fl oz bottle in a Bruery tulip glass

Appearance - a nice dark gold, almost bronze hue with a creamy off-white head that has a nice thickness to it.

Smell - I know that some saisons tend to have a fruitiness to them, but what came across more to me was a farm like smell which I imagine was the yeast coming through. This teams up with a fresher fruitiness that adds to a well balanced fragrance.

Taste- this beer has so much flavor and so many flavors coming through, I almost feel unqualified in mu beer knowledge to give air an honest taste. However, what comes through is a nice bitterness that mixes with earthy yeast i thought stood out in smell. There is a slight tang to it, not overwhelming but adds to the late taste on the tongue.

Mouthfeel - the feel from this beer may be my favorite part. I feel like the creaminess from the head makes for a substantially heavy mouthfeel, I don't mean that it is heavy compared to other types of beer, but rather that it fills your mouth with a creamy cloudiness that makes for an enjoyable drinking experience.

Overall - I love this beer because it is so fun satisfying and interesting to drink. Certainly it has an utterly fantastic and complex flavor, but it also has a nice bitterness to it and a lovely feel on the to tongue. Certainly a beer that would excite a beer connoisseur.

Serving type: bottle

06-16-2011 01:59:14 | More by Stretch270
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Saison Rue from The Bruery
92 out of 100 based on 1,339 ratings.