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Saison Du Blodget - Upright Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
89
very good

36 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 36
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 4.05
pDev: 10.12%
Wants: 3
Gots: 5 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Upright Brewing Company visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  5.75% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
The only beer that combines the hop forward Five with barrel aging, Saison du Blodget has a historic profile melding tartness and bitterness. The wild aroma is rooted in the mix of hop notes and spent peaches from the Fantasia, which also contribute unique yeasts and bacteria.

(Beer added by: AxesandAnchors on 12-11-2013)
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Caudalie

Quebec (Canada)

4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

08-25-2014 17:31:45 | More by Caudalie
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tom10101

Quebec (Canada)

4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

08-25-2014 02:40:04 | More by tom10101
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largadeer

California

4/5  rDev -1.2%

08-05-2014 02:19:44 | More by largadeer
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westcoastbeerlvr

California

4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

08-05-2014 02:08:43 | More by westcoastbeerlvr
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TheSevenDuffs

Ontario (Canada)

4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

07-03-2014 00:15:07 | More by TheSevenDuffs
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cpetrone84

Pennsylvania

4.33/5  rDev +6.9%

Pour is deep golden amber with a tight white head. Nose has a great oak presence, huge bright peach, and notes of dusty brett. Taste is even brighter, fruits are huge, tropical fruits with a good bit of peach, brett is quite clean and citrusy with notes of leather and dust. Carbonation is strong, body is very delicate and soft. Flavors are extremely juicy and bright.

06-30-2014 01:31:53 | More by cpetrone84
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leftoverburrito

Oregon

3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

06-25-2014 00:11:06 | More by leftoverburrito
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jackmax

Washington

4.75/5  rDev +17.3%

06-22-2014 00:12:37 | More by jackmax
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ShaneTheWalrus

Oregon

4/5  rDev -1.2%

06-16-2014 14:50:05 | More by ShaneTheWalrus
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EliotRosewater

California

4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

06-12-2014 02:34:44 | More by EliotRosewater
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Sammy

Ontario (Canada)

4/5  rDev -1.2%

06-08-2014 03:05:50 | More by Sammy
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ShanePB

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

05-11-2014 15:07:57 | More by ShanePB
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Greenplastic615

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +17.3%

05-10-2014 13:01:10 | More by Greenplastic615
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JasonLovesBeer

British Columbia (Canada)

4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

05-07-2014 01:30:25 | More by JasonLovesBeer
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Kurmaraja

Washington

4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

04-26-2014 04:46:12 | More by Kurmaraja
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chickenm

British Columbia (Canada)

4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

04-12-2014 02:46:28 | More by chickenm
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Gonzoillini

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

03-31-2014 21:55:56 | More by Gonzoillini
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Dope

Massachusetts

3.43/5  rDev -15.3%

No date, but it's about 3 months old.

A: Pours a golden amber-ish color? Clear with a big frothy off-white head. Great head retention with an island of foam. Big, heavy fluffy chunks of lacing everywhere.

S: Very citrusy. Mangos and oranges I would say? A bit of spicy clove and black pepper but the citrus really shines here. Refreshing aroma.

T: Whoa. Very tart. Sour, really. Kind of a bitter orange peel/sour citrus and sour... melons? Big lactic sourness in the finish. Mild crackery malt. Very dry finish to go with all the sourness. Lingering tartness/bitterness forever. Light cloves and black pepper but mostly overpowered by the sour citrus flavors. Maybe get some sour apple now that I think of it?

M: Light, dry and tart.

O: I think this may be the sourest saison I've ever had. Not really that funky, just straight up wild ale sourness. I don't mind some funkiness or tartness but this is a sour bomb. Decent but a bit over the top for my tastes.

03-28-2014 06:51:50 | More by Dope
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dkw0063

Texas

4/5  rDev -1.2%

03-11-2014 20:57:37 | More by dkw0063
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Alieniloquium

Florida

3.46/5  rDev -14.6%

750 mL bottle poured into a snifter.

Appearance - Pale orange. Nice head. Nice surface foam.

Smell - Funky and citrusy. A little tropical. A bit of yeast. some Belgian sugars.

Taste - Very hoppy. Otherwise kinda bland. Yeasty again. Pale malts and leas funk. A little bitter.

Mouthfeel - medium body. Otherwise a nice saison.

Overall - Decent, but nothing better than what my local shop has.

03-08-2014 19:54:19 | More by Alieniloquium
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JohnnyGill

Oregon

3.5/5  rDev -13.6%

02-26-2014 09:56:04 | More by JohnnyGill
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jme015

Florida

4/5  rDev -1.2%

02-19-2014 14:00:23 | More by jme015
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strongaf

Washington

4/5  rDev -1.2%

02-14-2014 01:38:03 | More by strongaf
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Beerandboards

New Mexico

4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

02-12-2014 06:48:44 | More by Beerandboards
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mdaschaf

Washington

3.5/5  rDev -13.6%

01-30-2014 01:39:27 | More by mdaschaf
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Saison Du Blodget from Upright Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 36 ratings.