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Seizoen Bretta - Logsdon Farmhouse Ales

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Ratings: 944
Reviews: 192
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 7.67%
Wants: 172
Gots: 179 | FT: 27
Brewed by:
Logsdon Farmhouse Ales visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
"Special Brettanomyces yeast provides added dryness and crisp complexity to the Seizoen Bretta. Bottle conditioned with pear juice for a natural carbonation."

(Beer added by: msubulldog25 on 06-03-2011)
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savagepm

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

03-29-2014 22:06:28 | More by savagepm
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Micanopy

New York

4.59/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

This is one of my favorite beers. It has just a bit of sweetness but not much, and wonderful complexity. There is a cloudiness to it that adds to its mystique. Also the fact that it is still reasonably hard to get and unavailable on the East Coast. The bottle itself conveys a certain sort of old-world mustiness.

Serving type: bottle

07-29-2014 01:44:38 | More by Micanopy
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AlvinLin

New York

4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

07-28-2014 20:37:11 | More by AlvinLin
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California

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

07-28-2014 01:40:06 | More by Strwrs777
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4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

07-28-2014 00:42:43 | More by CaptureTHEraptor
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Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

07-28-2014 00:12:15 | More by DrBier
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Virginia

5/5  rDev +16.3%

07-27-2014 11:43:50 | More by handcrafty
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srgj88

Ohio

4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

07-26-2014 02:00:03 | More by srgj88
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5/5  rDev +16.3%

07-25-2014 22:43:33 | More by DarwinPeacock
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California

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

07-25-2014 21:04:43 | More by nj111579
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cultclassic89

Texas

4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

07-25-2014 21:03:15 | More by cultclassic89
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Phyl21ca

Quebec (Canada)

4.63/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Bottle: Poured a dirty cloudy dark beige color ale with a huge dirty head with good retention and some excellent lacing. Aroma of rustic malt with light funky yeasty notes is quite sublime. Taste is dominated by dry rustic notes with some funky yeast notes and a dry floral finish. Dry Brett notes are clearly identifiable but are not overwhelming and keep the malt base flavours intact. Body is full with super great carbonation (a bit of a gusher as well BTW) and no apparent alcohol. I could drink this beer this every day of the year!!!

Serving type: bottle

07-25-2014 18:13:46 | More by Phyl21ca
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jmccraney

Washington

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

07-25-2014 14:58:26 | More by jmccraney
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BobbyDigitali

California

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

07-24-2014 20:21:28 | More by BobbyDigitali
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PG2G

California

4/5  rDev -7%

07-24-2014 13:49:00 | More by PG2G
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Jac521

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

07-24-2014 05:04:28 | More by Jac521
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North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

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Washington

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

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Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -7%

07-22-2014 03:48:02 | More by wesley14
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KVNBGRY

Florida

4.56/5  rDev +6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Poured from a 375ml bottle

Ap - Clear, brilliant gold. Very lively pour. It wasn't a gusher like a lot of people have stated in the past. The head is thick and stays around at about 1/8th inch the whole way down. It's also very sticky and leaves great lace.

Ar - Simple, yet complex. Horse blanket, dust, tropical fruits, chalky even.

T - similar to the nose in that it's simple and yet complex. The Brett is really noticeable, with an apricot-ish middle followed by a lingering dry, chalky aftertaste.

M - The carbonation is perfect. The mouthfeel is creamy yet lively. This is one of those beers everyone should try at least once. THIS is how Brett saison's should taste.

Serving type: bottle

07-22-2014 03:22:21 | More by KVNBGRY
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gelasin

California

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

07-22-2014 00:04:26 | More by gelasin
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kk73

Hawaii

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

07-21-2014 06:34:31 | More by kk73
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BarrytheBear

Wisconsin

3.54/5  rDev -17.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 3.5

Bottle courtesy of Ed. Thank you for the opportunity!

Gushzilla....lost a nice fifth of the bottle...like amateur hour at the Apollo over here. Just sat like a dumbass for a good few second while the bottle fourth of July'd itself round my kitchen. Once settled, pours a nice clouded yellow with a tight cap and solid lacing.

Smells of chalky, funky tropical fruits.

Lots of tropical fruits on the taste a well. Heavy sweetness clogs up the middle while this finish is a light peppery yeast and some tempered funk.

Palate is way too sickly sweet and thick. Heavy on the tongue this just doesn't pop or drop like I'd prefer.

Eh, some nice components and the funk and fruits are pleasant but the mouthfeel here is way off. Actually it becomes cloying the deeper into the bottle.

Happy to try but won't rush out for this again.

Serving type: bottle

07-18-2014 03:24:31 | More by BarrytheBear
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atpca

California

3.75/5  rDev -12.8%

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KAF

Iowa

4/5  rDev -7%

07-17-2014 02:29:30 | More by KAF
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Seizoen Bretta from Logsdon Farmhouse Ales
95 out of 100 based on 944 ratings.