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Saison De Lente - The Bruery

Saison De LenteSaison De Lente

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994 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 994
Reviews: 470
rAvg: 4.01
pDev: 9.23%


Brewed by:
The Bruery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our Spring Saison is light blonde in color with a fresh hoppiness and a wild and rustic Brettanomyces character. Lighter in color and alcohol than our Saison Rue, yet equally complex in its own way.

The wild yeast in Saison de Lente will continue to dry it out over time, giving a slightly more mature character to vintage bottles. Perfect for warmer weather picnics and Spring celebrations.

(Beer added by: ClockworkOrange on 01-02-2009)
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4.43/5  rDev +10.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured from bottle to Duvel tulip the beer arrives a crystal clear pale orange yellow color with a nice 3 finsger white cap, good retention and lacing throughout. A very floral nose with citrus fruit character, hints if peppery spice, earthy hops, and a gentle yeast to balance out. Excellent nose. The flavor very much follows suit with a more pronounced fruity character: pineapple, orange, lemon. The peppery spice blends well as does a hint of the saison yeast. Sweet but not overly so the beer finishes crisp with a lingering fruity character and mild bitterness on the tongue. Good carbonation and lighter bodied. Overall, this is a treat. Highly recommended.

Serving type: bottle

03-26-2012 16:58:04 | More by hopfacebrew
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Saison De Lente from The Bruery
90 out of 100 based on 994 ratings.