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Anniversary Saison - Upright Brewing Company

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Anniversary SaisonAnniversary Saison

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

53 Ratings
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Ratings: 53
Reviews: 7
rAvg: 4.21
pDev: 8.79%
Wants: 11
Gots: 8 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Upright Brewing Company visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  6.25% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: anteater on 03-22-2014

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Beginning with the fifth anniversary of the brewery in 2014, an anniversary saison will be released annually. It combines gin and wine barrels with light use of apricots in a cascade hopped brew, combining elements we love to produce a dry, snappy, and complex profile.
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Ratings: 53 | Reviews: 7
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This is awesome.

Open the bottle to a gusher (I'm crying now over the ounce I spilled). It pours a beautiful cloudy golden color with a bright white head. Immediate apricot aromas from two feet away. The nose opens up to bright floral notes. Taste is devine and full of apricot sourness, with heaps of gin character and spice. Mouthfeel is super dry and refreshing.

A perfect saison

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The smell is amazing! Very bright citrus, pear, pineapple, orange. Lots of fruit mixed with a little yeast, white grape and earthy funk. The flavor is just as good as the nose indicates. More wheat, yeast than fruit, but still lots of grape, pear, some white pepper and a citrus balance. This is incredibly put together. Really well done.

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Bottle opened on 4.27.14

A - Pours a hazy light orange with a fluffy white head with good retention.

S - Tart lemon citrus, mild malt background.

T - Lemon, wheat, tart, subtle funk.

D - Tons of carbonation with a light body.

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Anniversary Saison from Upright Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 53 ratings.