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Saison - Rockmill Brewery

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89
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90 Ratings
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Ratings: 90
Reviews: 30
rAvg: 4
pDev: 12.75%
Wants: 11
Gots: 11 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Rockmill Brewery visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

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Beer added by: bluejacket74 on 12-12-2010

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Ohio's Belgian beer makers steps deeper into the farmhouse culture with a rustic, fruity, spicy and effervescent taste that perfectly captures the essence of the southern Belgian and northern French countryside.

Rockmill's saison is a bright golden hue, laced with mild unfiltered haze. The first whiff is earthy with peppers, straw and damp hay but with a simmering citrus, orchard fruitiness underneath. Its light candied taste is pilsner-sweet and sprinkled with a powdered sugar character.

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With a stern bitterness to rise in finish, the ale lifts from the palate effortlessly as its champagne character pops off the tongue. All contributes to its dry and peppery finish with faint alcohol warmth. Its medium-light body trails with fresh-cut grass, lemon pepper and sassafras.

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Saison from Rockmill Brewery
89 out of 100 based on 90 ratings.