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Surette Provision Saison - Crooked Stave Brewery & Taproom

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Surette Provision SaisonSurette Provision Saison

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737 Ratings

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Ratings: 737
Reviews: 110
rAvg: 4.18
pDev: 7.66%
Wants: 57
Gots: 101 | FT: 17
Brewed by:
Crooked Stave Brewery & Taproom visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: chugalug06 on 02-16-2013)
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Reviews by JoEBoBpr:
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4.04/5  rDev -3.3%

Poured into a tulip glass from a 375ml bottle.
Batch 6
Vintage 2013

Pours a very nice hazy golden copper color. There is a thin white head that forms and recedes pretty quickly. Seems lightly carbonated. The color is very nice with bright orange hues giving life to the brew.

TRaditional Saison nose. Grainy and earthy with delicious notes of mild lemony tartness in the nose. Strong vinous character is present with some slight grape sweetness and some nice tannic grape skin tartness. There is definitely some slight sugary and fruity sweetness in the nose and some good funky and musty barnyard aroma. Corn husk and hay come to mind.

Flavor profile is a bit more muddled. Starts off pretty funky with some mild tartness that is definitely more vinous than the nose would indicate. Pleasant mild tar notes envelop some of the vinous character with some mild citrusy and lemony acidity. There is definitely some underlain funk and musty wood notes that make the brew very refreshing. Mouthfeel is light and carbonation is light. Might benefit from some more bubbles. Overall this brew taste yummy. The vinous character shows up really well and blends nicely with the woody funk.

11-11-2013 23:02:38 | More by JoEBoBpr
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4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

03-24-2014 12:30:00 | More by tectactoe
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New York

4.6/5  rDev +10%

A: A deep golden beer with a touch of a copper hue and light haze. The head is off white and fades after a couple of minutes.

S: A strong tart aroma with peppery and fruit notes. Orange and lemon fruit notes

T: A medium-strong tartness to the beer with little malt and a medium hops bitterness making for a moderately bitter balance. The finish is dry with a light aftertaste of hops bitterness and oak. There is a light rustic grain flavor in there like a little bit of rye in the background.

M: A light bodied beer with a strong level of carbonation.

O: An exceptionally well crafted Saison with a fair amount of the Brett and barrel sourness to it. There is a light oak character to the nose and flavor and very dry making for a very food friendly beer.

10-13-2013 23:34:27 | More by MadScientist
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4.1/5  rDev -1.9%

Chilled bottle poured into tulip.

Poured golden orange in color with a light head that dissipates quickly. The smell is divine with a distinct tart fruit aroma (apple and lemon). Good carbonation and the beer overwhelms your mouth with each sip. The taste is tart, and you get some barrel. The beer finishes dry with a citrus tang.

01-07-2014 01:57:48 | More by TheWildWes
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New York

4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

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3.75/5  rDev -10.3%

06-19-2014 02:09:07 | More by Ben7773
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4.38/5  rDev +4.8%

Caught my attention while in a Whole Foods that just opened up down the street, decided to try it out. Poured from a bottle into a New Belgium globe.

Appearance: grapefruit in color with thin quarter-inch lacing. Very appetizing, though not extraordinarily different than any other Saison.

Smell: citrus, floral, tart, nose candy.

Taste: it's the tart, grapefruit and citrus flavors that run the show here. Remember sweet tarts? This is sweet tart-infused beer. This beer will make you pucker.

Moutfeel: light, thin, wavy.

09-30-2013 03:49:11 | More by tjumfrid
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4.5/5  rDev +7.7%

08-19-2013 04:11:23 | More by gregmoscetti
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4/5  rDev -4.3%

06-22-2013 00:36:21 | More by warnerry
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4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

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4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

06-13-2014 08:33:53 | More by Jared14
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New York

4.15/5  rDev -0.7%

Bottle sampled courtesy of a trade with Mitch from Colo.

Pours heavily hazed apricot, eggshell head, slight in size, leaving a fine bubble film, collar and a few minor tongues of stick.

Faint fruity nose, with a hint of a lactic bite.

Tasty saison, fruity, lightly spiced, again with a mild lactic bite/note. Flavorful and complex. Quality take on the style.

Very impressed with all the CS beers I've been tasting. Need to trade for more or wait for them to be distributed to NY state...

07-02-2013 14:32:49 | More by Billolick
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4.5/5  rDev +7.7%

06-14-2014 03:09:30 | More by chossboss
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Yukon (Canada)

4.5/5  rDev +7.7%

05-21-2013 10:15:20 | More by jaminjohnson
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3/5  rDev -28.2%

10-11-2013 22:47:07 | More by mkrass
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New York

4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

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4/5  rDev -4.3%

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4.5/5  rDev +7.7%

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4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

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4.15/5  rDev -0.7%

Moderately dark brown in color and is mostly hazy. Just a trace of white foam on the top. I get white Chardonnay and oak in the nose. The body is fairly light and the tartness prickles the tongue. The taste is a lightly tart white Chardonnay and oak. This is very crisp and refreshing and with plenty of flavor.

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4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

01-04-2014 20:43:47 | More by bpfrush
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New York

4.49/5  rDev +7.4%

375 ml bottle slightly above fridge temp poured into a snifter. Batch 5/ 2013

Pours out a really nice hazy, deep golden color with a big, dense, retentive white head and lots of sticky lacing. Looks great.

Kind of smells like a young, less aggressive lambic, some lactic tartness, a bit of a milky lactic funkand a musty Brett funk, a bit of a lemony citrus, as well as a hint of a aged vinious character.

Great taste. The beginning stages of a nice lactic sourness, almost a bit lambic like, green apple, lemon citrus, sour pie cherry, not much funk in the taste. Finishes with a milky lactic feel and a dry finish. A bit of a vinious grape towards the finish as well.

Light to medium in mouthfeel, lingering sourness, good feeling carbonation, quite refreshing.

A really nice saison, a great beginner sour beer, sour, but not overly so, and light on the funk. Great drinkability.

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Surette Provision Saison from Crooked Stave Brewery & Taproom
93 out of 100 based on 737 ratings.