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Stateside Saison - Stillwater Artisanal Ales

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88
very good

710 Ratings
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Ratings: 710
Reviews: 269
rAvg: 3.93
pDev: 10.18%
Wants: 29
Gots: 49 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Stillwater Artisanal Ales visit their website
Maryland, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Stateside Saison pays homage to old world tradition while celebrating new world innovation. Naturally brewed with the finest European malts & fresh aromatic hops from the United States & New Zealand. It’s then fermented using a classic farmhouse ale yeast and bottle conditioned to enhance stability. The outcome is a beer of unique design and exquisite taste, showcasing some of the best attributes of modern-day craft brewing.

(Beer added by: callmemickey on 03-31-2010)
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Fatehunter

Oregon

4.03/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 2.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured into a tulip glass. Lots of head... three or four fingers. I tried a different glass with an even slower pour with the same result. It's a hazy, golden color.

Smells like honey, a flower bouquet, lemon and apricot.

Light malt taste with accompanying sweetness, ripe fruit (apricot and plum).

Lots of bubbles, crisp and smooth with medium body.

Besides all the foam in the pour it's a great beer. Bright and fruity, but not a fruit beer.

Serving type: bottle

03-25-2012 14:54:14 | More by Fatehunter
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3.5/5  rDev -10.9%

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3.5/5  rDev -10.9%

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From notes.
Light straw, clumpy lace. Nose and taste are lemons, zest, cloves, spice. Nose is a lot less than taste tho.. Full bodied and in your face from first sip, as is Stillwater's wont, tho the taste does feel somewhat over spiced thus disconnected. Almost like a favour had been added too late. Dry finish and zesty palate
Good drinking tho.

Serving type: on-tap

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A - Slightly hazy burnt orange/amber body with plenty of bubbles racing to the top. 2-finger pure white head that retains for the entire experience; literally never fades. The carbonation just keep building that head back up. Beautiful lacing. One of the more pleasing beers to look at.

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Stateside Saison from Stillwater Artisanal Ales
88 out of 100 based on 710 ratings.