1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Seizoen Bretta - Logsdon Farmhouse Ales

Not Rated.
Seizoen BrettaSeizoen Bretta

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.

929 Ratings
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 929
Reviews: 190
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 7.67%
Wants: 172
Gots: 174 | FT: 26
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)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Latest | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 929 | Reviews: 190 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of Zimm

New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

06-30-2014 16:46:28 | More by Zimm
Photo of waddellc2


4/5  rDev -7%

06-30-2014 00:12:58 | More by waddellc2
Photo of slackattack


4.64/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Pours hazy golden color with nice 2 finger head that is pillowy and beautiful.nose is lemony, Belgian yeast, little bit of grassy funk. Taste closely follows nose IMO. Very refreshing, clean lemony tang. Yeast is upfront as would be expected and the grassy funk from the nose holds on the finish/aftertaste. Not tons of carbonation, but the correct amount. Finishes dry and long. Overall I love this beer, the Brett doesn't outshine the well brewed saison base.

Serving type: bottle

06-29-2014 23:23:06 | More by slackattack
Photo of CDCNAM


4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

06-29-2014 04:16:27 | More by CDCNAM
Photo of Walkerjgt


4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

06-29-2014 02:17:25 | More by Walkerjgt
Photo of sammyg832


4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

06-27-2014 19:18:31 | More by sammyg832
Photo of NeilFlaiz


4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

06-27-2014 03:01:03 | More by NeilFlaiz
Photo of JoEBoBpr


4.26/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured into a Side Project Brewing Co. long stemmed tulip from a 750ml bottle.

Bottle No. 58812
Best by: 02/2019

Pours a beautiful hazy light orange color with some nice golden honey hues on the edges. There is a nice 1 inch white-to-off-white head that is dense and has great retention. A gorgeous looking beer.

Aroma is bready and grainy with nice fruit juice notes. Nice funky brett notes of dried wood, cedar, barnyard and slight tartness.

Flavor starts off with nice notes of fruit juice. Notes of pear and apple juice. Nice grainy sweetness that is enveloped by an awesome Brett funk and some good spice. Slight tartness is present with a nice fluffy carbonated body. Mild lemony notes mixed with bread and some oak as well. Solid saison.

Serving type: bottle

06-26-2014 22:40:07 | More by JoEBoBpr
Photo of Rockjocknroll


4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

06-26-2014 06:07:22 | More by Rockjocknroll
Photo of Bockerdoppel91


4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

06-25-2014 03:45:55 | More by Bockerdoppel91
Photo of seanchai


4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

06-24-2014 19:25:02 | More by seanchai
Photo of spoonsock


3.75/5  rDev -12.8%

06-24-2014 07:39:01 | More by spoonsock
Photo of BeersAndBears


4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

06-24-2014 02:49:37 | More by BeersAndBears
Photo of PTEdelman


4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

06-24-2014 01:12:23 | More by PTEdelman
Photo of AnchorsAndAxes


4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

06-23-2014 23:47:00 | More by AnchorsAndAxes
Photo of CounterVulture


4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

06-23-2014 21:19:44 | More by CounterVulture
Photo of IWannaEatFood


4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

06-23-2014 16:17:42 | More by IWannaEatFood
Photo of SpasmWaiter


4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

06-23-2014 15:41:00 | More by SpasmWaiter
Photo of JohnnieNepal


4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

06-23-2014 14:21:03 | More by JohnnieNepal
Photo of mrcraft


4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

06-23-2014 01:38:31 | More by mrcraft
Photo of stephens101


4.44/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Reddish-orange with a full, off-white head that very slowly pops itself away.

Smells estery with the yeast up front followed by green apple, orange and lemon zest. Spice floats by at the edge right before the brett aroma comes in.

Taste is a wonderful with a disarray of fruit, lemon zest and spice. Tart at the end with a wrapping of rind. Distinct. Flavorful. Fulfilling.

Nicely carbonated with a medium body, but a bit chalky. Crisp all the way down with a hint of alcohol.

The perfect mix of flavor and drinkability for the big beer summer club, of which I am an honorary member.

Serving type: bottle

06-17-2014 00:19:16 | More by stephens101
Photo of Tele


4.6/5  rDev +7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

A: 4.5 Hazy, orange/gold. Pours a fairly large off-white head that dissipates rather fast. Good lacing.

S: 4.75 Strong smell that’s really nice. Lots of green apple. Smells tart and a little funky. Also grapes and even a little oaky aroma present. Some Belgian yeast in the background giving the usual ester spice and fruitiness.

T: 4.5 Sweet malt up front followed quickly by Belgian yeast. Fruity ester and a bit of banana with the yeast. There’s also a lingering tartness in the background adding in the green apple from the nose. Ends with just a little bit of bitterness along with some bread and clove. Not as much funk as was on the nose.

M: 4.5 Great overall, especially for the style. It coats the palate without being too thick. A bit dry at the end that makes you want more. Drinking it while it’s fairly cold out, but I could definitely see this a perfect summer brew.

O: 4.75 I really love this saison. I usually like the style and don’t seek them out too often, but this one is really special. The flavors flow and develop beautifully on the palate and each sip is very interesting and you find something new.

Serving type: bottle

06-16-2014 22:05:08 | More by Tele
Photo of nkeckhar

New York

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

06-16-2014 18:25:33 | More by nkeckhar
Photo of MrMoose916


4.38/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A: Beautiful golden honey color. Small one finger white head.

S: I got a ton of lemon and orange citrus aromas, a very sweet funk smell, not overwhelming at all very pleasant.

T: Wow did I enjoy this. A nice lemon tartness up front almost immediately followed by that very pleasant brett funk flavor, its in your face but at the same time its not. On the back end you get a lot more of that citrus flavor with a nice malt backbone.

MF: Very crisp and sharp with a nice dry finish. Extremely smooth.

O: This is up there with some of the best saisons and being a true farmhouse ale I am thoroughly impressed by this beer. Citrus and funk with a smooth crisp finish. I will buy this again.

Serving type: bottle

06-16-2014 01:22:54 | More by MrMoose916
Photo of BierJager89


4.09/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: Pours a clear, but opaque honey color, with a white ring of head.

S: Funky Belgian yeast, coriander, cardamom, nutmeg and tropical fruit in the nose.

T: More funky yeast, more spices and more tropical fruit.

M: Light bodied and fairly smooth.

O: A really tasty, fairly uncharacteristic saison.

Serving type: on-tap

06-15-2014 17:38:51 | More by BierJager89
Seizoen Bretta from Logsdon Farmhouse Ales
95 out of 100 based on 929 ratings.