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Jack D'or - Pretty Things Beer & Ale Project

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1,318 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,318
Reviews: 602
rAvg: 4.05
pDev: 11.6%
Wants: 145
Gots: 126 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Pretty Things Beer & Ale Project visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  6.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
First release from Pretty Things. A "Saison Americain."

(Beer added by: Paquette on 12-01-2008)
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DirtybeerguyRI

Rhode Island

4/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

APPEARANCE: Hazy, warm golden hue with a rich, fluffy head with a lot of lace. It's a very pretty beer!

SMELL: The nose on this beer is both sugary and floral (lavender?), but under that there's a yeasty earthiness.

MOUTHFEEL: Medium-bodied and pretty hoppy. This is a dry beer that sizzles the tongue a bit.

TASTE: Both sweet and grassy. Though no spices are used to the brew this beer, the finish blends a light peppery taste and citrus. The hoppiness is definitely there but balances out nicely with the malted oats used to make this beer. I got a lingering earthy aftertaste with this beer that wasn't bad, but lingered a little too long.

DRINKABILITY: If you like floral, hoppy beers then this is the beer for you. I'd be happy to sip this brew over the course of an entire evening, and I'm generally not a fan of hoppy beers.

VERDICT: A balanced, rustic saison that I think would go best with fish or chicken dishes, but really it'll go with just about anything. It's not an incredibly complex brew, but that's actually one of its strengths. It's a very adaptable saison for a wide range of palates. Another great beer from Pretty Things!

Cheers,
John Harvey
Dirtybeerguy.com

Serving type: on-tap

06-05-2011 18:27:38 | More by DirtybeerguyRI
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Jack D'or from Pretty Things Beer & Ale Project
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