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Oak Aged Zaison - Brewery Vivant

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Oak Aged Zaison
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Ratings: 5
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 17.45%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Brewery Vivant visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  ABV ?

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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(Beer added by: GRPunk on 05-20-2011)
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3/5  rDev -21.9%

ROBSTARR, Jul 28, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

rolandboy, Jul 15, 2013
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3.7/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

On-tap poured into a chalice.

A- Little-to-no head or stick. Hazy golden body with light carbonation is pleasant to see. If it was poured anywhere but the brewery, I might give a bit more of a "pass."

S- Mostly woody and peppery notes. As saisons go it's pretty good, just lacking a bit for something that's gone through oak aging.

T- Very fruity. An unexpected berry-like quality. A little woody. Solid, peppery flavor. Definitely pick up some alcohol.

M- A good hit of acohol. Overall, pretty smooth.

O- It's a pretty good sipper. I'm not sure what the oak aging has done for this beer. I know a lot of breweries are putting a ton of stuff on/in oak these days. I don't know that it added anything to this beer. If I was to side-by-side it with the regular Zaison, I will re-review. Right now it comes off as good, not great.

GRPunk, May 20, 2011
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4/5  rDev +4.2%

TwoPieceOB166, Apr 25, 2012
Oak Aged Zaison from Brewery Vivant
- out of 100 based on 5 ratings.