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Grassroots Arctic Saison - Grassroots Brewing

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465 Ratings
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Ratings: 465
Reviews: 84
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 8.35%
Wants: 14
Gots: 88 | FT: 19
Brewed by:
Grassroots Brewing
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This ale embodies the spirit of perpetual creative collaboration in conjunction with disciplined brewing endeavor.

We trekked to Alaska and helped craft this rustic Saison, bringing with us the essence and imagination of our Vermont Farmstead family.

Brewed and Bottled by Anchorage Brewing Company, Anchorage, Alaska

(Beer added by: N17shelfside on 07-17-2013)
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Oregon

4/5  rDev -1.7%

07-05-2014 06:03:23 | More by craigreno
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California

3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

07-04-2014 21:30:43 | More by GRG1313
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Bjorn2bWild

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

07-04-2014 13:53:16 | More by Bjorn2bWild
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seanthornton152

Oregon

3.5/5  rDev -14%

07-04-2014 06:59:15 | More by seanthornton152
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PTEdelman

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -1.7%

07-03-2014 12:26:58 | More by PTEdelman
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ncaudle

Virginia

4/5  rDev -1.7%

07-02-2014 12:57:21 | More by ncaudle
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Jmbbabson

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -14%

07-02-2014 01:22:22 | More by Jmbbabson
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HelpMeBloody

Rhode Island

4/5  rDev -1.7%

07-01-2014 14:58:01 | More by HelpMeBloody
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Ed_Bob

Vermont

4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

07-01-2014 13:31:58 | More by Ed_Bob
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nleaders

Arizona

4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

07-01-2014 11:48:31 | More by nleaders
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whatname

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -1.7%

06-29-2014 07:24:47 | More by whatname
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New York

3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

06-29-2014 00:25:43 | More by xXGirlOnFireXx
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New York

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

06-29-2014 00:18:37 | More by 1BeerToRuleThemAll
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Resuin

Massachusetts

4.31/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Poured from a 750 mL bottle into a stemmed glass. This is batch #2 - bottled March 2014.

Appearance: Pours a translucent, not-very-hazy amber/gold and leaves a couple fingers of fluffy white head that take a while to fade to some leftover white atop the beer. Carbonation bubbles can be seen floating to the surface.

Smell: Lemon zest, lively hops, slight grassy funk, lime, citrus, hint of crackery malts. Nice, lively, refreshing scent.

Taste: The crackery malts are still here but a little more pronounced, lemon zest, citrus rinds, grassy hops. Huge drinkability with nice, light refreshing flavors. There is just a hint of funk and tartness, but quite mild.

Mouth-feel: Medium to well carbonated with a thin to medium, slightly creamy body. Finishes incredibly smooth.

Overall: Such a refreshing, drinkable beer - for that this is incredibly well done. Nice light hop, malt, and grassy flavors make this one a fantastic summer beer, ironic that it is "Arctic" in the name.

Serving type: bottle

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Georgia

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Georgia

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Arizona

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Connecticut

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Ohio

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California

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Missouri

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Massachusetts

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Texas

4/5  rDev -1.7%

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Grassroots Arctic Saison from Grassroots Brewing
91 out of 100 based on 465 ratings.