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Flora - Hill Farmstead Brewery

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BA SCORE
98
world-class

483 Ratings
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Ratings: 483
Reviews: 89
rAvg: 4.44
pDev: 9.46%
Wants: 562
Gots: 87 | FT: 9
Brewed by:
Hill Farmstead Brewery visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: SFLpunk on 10-03-2010

Wine barrel aged Wheat Saison fermented with resident microflora.
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Ratings: 483 | Reviews: 89
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3.77/5  rDev -15.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4.47/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4.56/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of dar482
4.3/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

The aroma has bright hay funk and lemons. A touch of white wine.

The aroma is better than the flavor. It hits of light lemon tart, a decent tart throughout with a wheaty body and a touch of floral honey. Lots of lemony white wine.

Surprisingly, this was less tart than Florence. Unfortunately, one of the most disappointing of HF's saisons.

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4.87/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

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4.75/5  rDev +7%

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4.28/5  rDev -3.6%

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4.75/5  rDev +7%

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4.7/5  rDev +5.9%

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4.45/5  rDev +0.2%

incredible nose, big wine and french oak characteristics. a little light on base beer flavors but as it warmed up it got a lot more robust. overall another fantastic offering from HF and right up there with the other BA saisons/farmhouse ales

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4.5/5  rDev +1.4%

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3.9/5  rDev -12.2%

Re rated 11/29/14. Pour is a completely transparent golden color with a tight white that lingers for a bit. Nose is juicy, bright clean grape flavors, light oak, hints of pepper, faint dustiness. Taste is similar, very strong bright grape flavors, a bit sweet, moderate oak and vanilla, a decent pepper note. Well carbonated, light sourness, soft feel and consistent body.

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4.75/5  rDev +7%

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4.5/5  rDev +1.4%

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4.25/5  rDev -4.3%

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4/5  rDev -9.9%

Less boring than Le Serrasin (or however you spell it), but still really boring.

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5/5  rDev +12.6%

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4.56/5  rDev +2.7%

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5/5  rDev +12.6%

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4.5/5  rDev +1.4%

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5/5  rDev +12.6%

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5/5  rDev +12.6%

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3.75/5  rDev -15.5%

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4.25/5  rDev -4.3%

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5/5  rDev +12.6%

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Flora from Hill Farmstead Brewery
98 out of 100 based on 483 ratings.