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Moeder Seizoen - Forest & Main Brewing Company

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Moeder Seizoen
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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

28 Ratings
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Ratings: 28
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 6.04%
Wants: 6
Gots: 4 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Forest & Main Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Saison aged in French oak wine barrels.

(Beer added by: Rifugium on 12-05-2013)
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

cps98, Sep 08, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

sandlansd, Jun 22, 2014
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4.16/5  rDev +0.5%

Bottle shared by Justin at Curran's tasting. Thanks man, happy to try this brewery for the 1st time.

This one was a real gusher. Pours a nearly opaque golden orange, with a small bubbly, fizzy head.

Smells like lemon, orange, hay, champaqne, and brett.

Tastes similar. Lots of bretty complexities, with some hay, lemon, chalk, sweet tarts, grass, oak, white grapes, and orange. Lots of great flavors here, great way to start out a tasting.

Light bodied, crisp, light, smooth, dry and tart mouthfeel. Very drinkable.

A good one, I'm glad I was able to try this one.

GreesyFizeek, Jun 22, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Rootz, Jun 21, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

markgugs, Jun 07, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

acurtis, Jun 07, 2014
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baybum, Apr 29, 2014
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FrogOut69, Apr 19, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

ShemRahBoo, Apr 18, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -9.4%

stereosforgeeks, Apr 16, 2014
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iL0VEbeer, Apr 14, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

IPAIsaac, Apr 14, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

dspinler, Apr 13, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

BARFLYB, Mar 30, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

CheapBeerBuzz, Feb 27, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -15.5%

largadeer, Feb 27, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

DaveHack, Feb 14, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

mdaschaf, Jan 30, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

xnicknj, Jan 28, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

Thorpe429, Jan 14, 2014
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4.13/5  rDev -0.2%

750ml bottle, #203 of 270, poured into a Forest & Main stemmed flute, thanks to Rifugium for both the bottle and the beer!

The beer pours a cloudy apricot color, touches of copper and straw, a bit murky but with some noticeable bubbles rising to the top of the glass. A foamy white head appears, about a finger or so high, that has great retention and leaves behind a wonderful amount of soapy lace. The aroma is very funky, lots of brett, earthy, dirty and musty with some nice oak, white grapes, a nice floral bouquet with some ripe pear with some old oak. The funk almost reminds me of that of a gueuze at times, although its not sour or tart, just impressively funky. The flavors are in line, lots of bretty funk, sharp white wine character, musty oak, ripe white fruits, apple, pear and grape, with some soft pale grain at the finish. The mouthfeel is nice, a bit dry, but its lively and crisp, but coats well and finishes smoothly.

Verdict: A very nice Barrel Aged Saison from Forest & Main. It's a bit earthier and mustier than I prefer, but it's complex and balanced fairly well. The wine character is nice, but overly dominate, making for a refined but palatable beer. Cheers to Forest & Main! Side note: Like Rif mentioned below, this didn't gush, but a nice amount of foam slowly came up the bottle to say hello.

kevanb, Jan 13, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Mbrown44, Jan 08, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

mendvicdog, Dec 23, 2013
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

duceswild, Dec 23, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -9.4%

yourefragile, Dec 22, 2013
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Moeder Seizoen from Forest & Main Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 28 ratings.