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Lazy Saison - Twisted Manzanita Ales

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Lazy SaisonLazy Saison

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9 Ratings
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Ratings: 9
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.71
pDev: 24.26%
Wants: 2
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Twisted Manzanita Ales visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: mactrail on 08-17-2011)
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Reviews by PatrickSwayze:
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3.1/5  rDev -16.4%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A: Pours a nice golden with tangerine like hues in the middle. 

S: The smell has hints of roses, pepper and esters.

T: The flavors are very gentle but apparent on the buds. The flavors consisted of honey, pears, hints of light pepper and a toasty/sourdough finish.

M: A very crisp and dry beer that is really easy to consume. Tingles the taste buds.

O: A pretty decent saison with some yummy flavors. I wish the flavors were more pronounced though. 

PatrickSwayze, Feb 08, 2012
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ZX6Chris, Dec 13, 2011
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4.22/5  rDev +13.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Beautiful golden color with a touch of amber. Nice nose of fruit and champagne. Tart like cider apples. A definite taste of the Belgian funky yeast makes a shy appearance. Light body but full flavor in the mouth. Rich flavored, a touch of sweetness, long but understated bitter aftertaste makes a good conclusion.

Just saw this out in bottle in San Diego so I was curious to try this version as well. Best of the Manzanita offerings, I think, but with such a clean and well-made beer they should be on to something.

mactrail, Oct 04, 2011
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4/5  rDev +7.8%

heresy22, Jan 07, 2012
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1.6/5  rDev -56.9%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

I have to admit I have never had a saison style farmhouse ale before. I have read alot about how much goes into making them and what to expect, which may have set my standard a little high but to me this beer is just gross. it tastes like a mixture of bud and fat tire, yuck. it had a good creamy yellow color and poured nicely but i am not a fan of the smell or taste. this beer may have turned me against all saison beers unless someone can point to a good one. also this beer cost $7 for a 22 for that price I expect something great not this garbage.

buzzardman, Sep 29, 2011
Lazy Saison from Twisted Manzanita Ales
- out of 100 based on 9 ratings.