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Rayon Vert - Green Flash Brewing Co.

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Rayon VertRayon Vert

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BA SCORE
86
very good

1,274 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,274
Reviews: 415
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 14.58%
Wants: 43
Gots: 84 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Green Flash Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: ocelot2500 on 12-14-2011)
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Reviews by thierrynantes:
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thierrynantes

France

4.11/5  rDev +7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Beer bottle (33 cl.) purchased from Le Souffleur de Bières, and tasted in 2013.

Appearance : orange amber color, with white foamy head.
Smell : hoppy and herbal aromas.
Taste & mouthfeel : malty, spicy and caramel flavors, leading to a dry yeasty finish.
Drinkability : a nice beer in the style Belgian Ale, close to Orval archetype.

Serving type: bottle

12-20-2013 16:49:21 | More by thierrynantes
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Brettanomaestro


4.11/5  rDev +7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Rarely can I find a beer that successfully marries sourness with hops. As someone who dislikes hops in general, anytime a beer has a powerful hops flavor it tends to be overpowering. Rayon Vert, however, finds a way to balance a powerful sourness with a powerful hops flavor and does so with both finesse and strength. Well done!

Serving type: bottle

07-24-2014 18:50:31 | More by Brettanomaestro
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thufflife

Missouri

4.5/5  rDev +17.2%

07-24-2014 14:06:07 | More by thufflife
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Deaner1308

California

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

07-23-2014 17:15:43 | More by Deaner1308
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gory4d

New York

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

07-22-2014 21:06:55 | More by gory4d
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atlbravsrno1

Tennessee

3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

07-22-2014 20:02:49 | More by atlbravsrno1
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Pens1967

Louisiana

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

07-19-2014 17:40:55 | More by Pens1967
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Canada_Dan

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

07-16-2014 19:28:28 | More by Canada_Dan
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velcrogrip

Florida

3/5  rDev -21.9%

07-16-2014 15:04:41 | More by velcrogrip
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cdog707yo

California

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

07-14-2014 22:21:11 | More by cdog707yo
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jbriggs7

North Carolina

4/5  rDev +4.2%

07-14-2014 19:06:14 | More by jbriggs7
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KAF

Iowa

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

07-13-2014 01:16:48 | More by KAF
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TheGenesisOfElegance

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +17.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.75

Appearance: Cloudy orange.

Smell: Spices, yeast, citrus and floral notes.

Taste: Grapefruit is what I got. Along with yeast, fizziness and brett, apparently. (had to look it up to see what it was that I couldn't pin point. Being my second brett beer, I'm not yet familiar with the style.) But I enjoyed it and find the brett to add a unique dynamic.

Mouthfeel: Light body and high carbonation. Also pretty dry.

Overall: Excellent.

Serving type: bottle

07-12-2014 22:24:37 | More by TheGenesisOfElegance
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Spike-likes-beer

Oklahoma

3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

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Nick_isthatstillcool

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

07-09-2014 01:14:30 | More by Nick_isthatstillcool
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GClarkage

California

4.5/5  rDev +17.2%

07-08-2014 02:24:05 | More by GClarkage
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fosters9

New York

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

07-07-2014 23:55:35 | More by fosters9
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david18

New York

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

07-06-2014 14:06:55 | More by david18
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patlabor44


5/5  rDev +30.2%

07-06-2014 02:49:44 | More by patlabor44
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RRC03

New Hampshire

4/5  rDev +4.2%

07-05-2014 20:57:13 | More by RRC03
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stephens101

Oklahoma

3.96/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

We have a winner of the beauty pageant right here. Voluptuous off-white head that stays full and bouncy. Golden orange in color. Smells spicy with the yeast shining through the middle, accompanied by light fruits (apple, orange). Tastes of fruit juice backed with notes of grain and faint brett funk. Dry all the way through and just plain easy drinking. Session this, session that, blah, blah, blah, blah...session this!

Serving type: bottle

07-03-2014 20:10:53 | More by stephens101
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Flash09

Florida

5/5  rDev +30.2%

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PTEdelman

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

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hurshybear

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

06-26-2014 16:00:41 | More by hurshybear
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MartzMimic

Oklahoma

3.96/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

What a bretty beast... Pours a murky orange with a huge bubbly head. Brett barnyard funk dominates the nose, with some spice and a hint of fruit. Those same things are fully present in the taste, along with coriander and even a bit of a cardamom. A bit astringent. Crisp medium mouth without a lot of carbonation. It's not as refined and balanced as Orval, but nonetheless good if you're a brett head.

Serving type: bottle

06-21-2014 19:19:04 | More by MartzMimic
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Rayon Vert from Green Flash Brewing Co.
86 out of 100 based on 1,274 ratings.