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Bastille - Revolution Brewing Company

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Bastille
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BA SCORE
83
good

22 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 22
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 3.65
pDev: 11.78%
Wants: 0
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Revolution Brewing Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
Bière de Garde |  6.60% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: MasterSki on 07-11-2012)
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Khazadum

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +23.3%

07-14-2012 23:28:05 | More by Khazadum
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AndreaAle

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +23.3%

07-15-2012 02:11:50 | More by AndreaAle
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KDaleiden

Illinois

4/5  rDev +9.6%

08-10-2014 01:10:31 | More by KDaleiden
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jgarvis

Illinois

4/5  rDev +9.6%

08-02-2014 00:36:28 | More by jgarvis
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homebrew311

Illinois

3.93/5  rDev +7.7%

Served in tulip att he brewpub. Appearance is brilliant gold with nice clarity. Thin layer of white head initially, not much retention. Nose is heavy in fruity ester and sourdough bread. Yeast come through along with grape, berries, and grain. Taste starts with more fruit character and has some Saison like qualities intermixed. Finish is clean and dry with moderate sweetness. Mouthfeel is somewhat light with high carbonation. Overall, this one is nicely executed and has decent balance.

08-01-2012 02:39:15 | More by homebrew311
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danthehopslamman

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

08-25-2012 21:25:21 | More by danthehopslamman
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emerge077

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

Served from a growler into a red cup. Dark caramel copper color, with lasting ample foam that remains behind for a long time.

Aromas of dried fruit and a slightly musty yeast, along with some sweet grains. Slight apricot and fig impressions.

Clean and bitter aftertaste, malty bready biscuit in the middle, slight yeasty fruitiness upfront. Flavors seem to be malt forward with some graininess and a mild yeasty fruit presence. Light to medium bodied with a seemingly low level of carbonation due to the growler. Overall fairly true to style and pretty drinkable.

07-15-2012 04:48:57 | More by emerge077
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KDawg

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

poured from tap into a tulip. Pours a nice medium orange/gold color with a good foamy head.

Very good and balanced aromas of grains, herbs, citrus notes and some bits of spices and leather. Very good complexity but lacking a slight bit of depth.

Very fresh and balanced medium/full body with a nice feel. The finish is a bit clipped and the mid is lacking a slight bit with notes of grains, herbs, spices and some citrus.

A nice and refreshing biere de garde. This was done quite well and was enjoyable.

07-16-2012 21:22:31 | More by KDawg
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spycow

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

03-10-2013 18:05:26 | More by spycow
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larbush

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

07-29-2012 00:15:40 | More by larbush
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MasterSki

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

On-tap at Revolution. Served in a mug.

A - Small white foam settles to a thin cap, leaving behind minimal lace. Translucent amber body.

S - Earthy, with lots of grains and light fruity esters in the periphery. Fairly restrained sweetness for the style.

T - Again, very earthy, with toasted grains, bread, and mild farmhouse yeast spice. Some earthy and mildly bitter hop character comes through in the finish.

M - Zesty carbonation, medium and mildly chewy body, and well-hidden alcohol. Quite filling - I felt like I'd had a meal after finishing my mug.

D - Very dry and earthy take on this style. No major problems, but not overtly interesting. I didn't need the whole mug of this, but

07-30-2012 00:21:04 | More by MasterSki
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ObeMaltKinobee

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

08-12-2012 04:47:25 | More by ObeMaltKinobee
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Rihup

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

07-18-2014 18:01:33 | More by Rihup
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einman

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

07-19-2014 17:56:17 | More by einman
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HollyHops

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

08-06-2014 02:09:01 | More by HollyHops
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NateMac13

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

08-17-2012 01:39:45 | More by NateMac13
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elliott1184

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

07-19-2014 02:00:02 | More by elliott1184
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socon67

New York

3.45/5  rDev -5.5%

A - Poured dark amber with decent clarity. slight lacing.

S - Floral smell, with earthy psice and fresh berries.

T - Listed by Rev as a saison, but I think BA has it right. Some hop bitterness but forward flavor is mildly sweet.

M - Carbonation is there, and leaves a bitter feel on the tongue.

O - I liked Double Fist and Coup De Grace better. This was okay but not all that interesting.

08-02-2012 01:23:58 | More by socon67
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thewimperoo

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -11%

07-12-2014 05:11:07 | More by thewimperoo
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MikeCactusGordon

Ohio

3/5  rDev -17.8%

08-18-2014 13:31:37 | More by MikeCactusGordon
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atc134

Ohio

2.76/5  rDev -24.4%

08-15-2014 00:09:21 | More by atc134
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t0rin0

California

2.75/5  rDev -24.7%

03-30-2013 21:44:32 | More by t0rin0
Bastille from Revolution Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 22 ratings.