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Jack D'or - Pretty Things Beer & Ale Project

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91
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1,332 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,332
Reviews: 604
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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4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

07-25-2012 21:33:04 | More by jeffthepony
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3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

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3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

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Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

07-18-2014 20:15:31 | More by DerekMorgan
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MattGrimley

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -1.2%

07-17-2014 00:13:34 | More by MattGrimley
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Jmamay22

New York

3.31/5  rDev -18.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

The beer pours out a mildly hazy straw colored yellow with a thick white cap of foam.

The nose consists mostly of hops. Strong spiced hop scent, a touch of lemon and grainy wheat round out the scent. Mildly phenolic, especially for a saison. A light hand of peppercorn.

The taste begins with a stronger pepper and phenolic type flavor. Slightly grainy midway through and finishes with an odd Cheerio cereal type flavor that I could do without. The pleasant lemon that was in the scent is fairly subdued to nonexistent in the taste.

Mouthfeel is very lively, light and spritzy as often expected from saisons. Very drinkable and I would have guessed a lighter abv approaching more of a table saison. Nothing stands out to make this an overly complex or interesting beer. The cereal flavor felt out of place as noted.

Serving type: bottle

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Massachusetts

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jt2488

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alphagnome

Iowa

4.65/5  rDev +14.8%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Appearance:
Lightly hazed, hay colored body hosts an incredible amount of carbonation. Crowned by a think, soft white head. Great retention and lacing.

Aroma:
Right away you get a great funk that tickles your nostrils! Very bright herbal notes sprinkled with peppercorn and honey. A bit of a sweetcorn presence and lemon zest. This smells fantastic!

Taste:
Right away, you're greeted by an earthy herbal hop presence, and dry wheat. A decent amount of spiciness and light fruits break through, providing a roller-coaster ride of tart and dry flavors.

Mouthfeel:
Light and spritzy! Tons of carbonation and a light body make this a very easy to drink beer. The head is silky smooth, giving this one a very unique sipping experience. Clean, dry finish.

Overall:
This might very well be my new favorite in the genre! Complex and easy to drink, this should be high on you shopping list.

Serving type: bottle

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Jack D'or from Pretty Things Beer & Ale Project
91 out of 100 based on 1,332 ratings.