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Honey Saison - Almanac Beer Co.

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Honey SaisonHoney Saison

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BA SCORE
80
good

29 Reviews
THE BROS
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Reviews: 29
Hads: 170
Avg: 3.48
pDev: 40.52%
Wants: 3
Gots: 10 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Almanac Beer Co.
California, United States | website

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale | 4.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: RblWthACoz on 08-26-2012

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Poured into a tall tumbler.

Very bubbly, clear golden honey with a snow white head reducing into a smooth frosting.

Floral and lemony notes on the nose.

Nice complexity. The saaz hops are recognizable and mingle nicely with the honey sweetness. The ginger sneaks in some bright spicy notes.

Nice full body for a saison, still easy enough to have a few. Definitely coats the mouth though.

Saisons are not usually my go to, but I like this one. A nice summer bbq beer with a little more body than a typical "summer" beer.

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Nose: ready grains, honey, spice, ginger
Pours gold with a slight haze under a persistent, rocky, 2" bone white moussey head that produces excellent lace.
Palate: fruit, light bready grains, a touch of heat from the ginger, a touch of hop bitterness on the finish for balance, very well put together.
Very creamy, medium high carbonation, medium body

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Honey Saison from Almanac Beer Co.
80 out of 100 based on 29 ratings.