Green Flash Saison Diego - Green Flash Brewing Co.

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82
good

623 Ratings
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Ratings: 623
Reviews: 120
rAvg: 3.62
pDev: 11.88%
Wants: 15
Gots: 47 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Green Flash Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: Zorro on 03-26-2012)
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3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

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2.75/5  rDev -24%

Photo of phideltashaggy
3.34/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Poured form the bottle into my large Chimay goblet.

A- translucent straw color. White head quickly dissipated

S- Love the smell of this. Belgian yeast, pepper (grains of paradise?), fruit (hint of banana and some tropical/citrus)

T- Kind of a let down from the smell, but it's just a bit too acidic for me. Lots of citrus, especially lemon.

MF- Very thin. Acidity tingles the tongue and the back of the throat.

Overall, not my favorite saison, but not a bad beer at all. I have acid reflux and generally don't care for citrusy beers, so take my opinion with a grain of salt.

PS, pairs nicely with basil citrus turkey jerky.

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3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

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3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

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3.25/5  rDev -10.2%

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3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

Photo of bigflatsbeerman
3.5/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

Appearance - This is what a Saison should look like, golden and unfiltered. Poured into my Duvel glass a four finger billowy head which quickly dissipated.
Smell - I get a soewhat sweet smell. I do not pick up a funky yeast smell typical with Saisons.

Taste - Not sassertive enough taste for me. The first Saison I ever tasted was Ommegang's Hennepin which for me is still the benchmark Saison.

Mouthfeel - Light to medium.
Overall - I can't recommed this one, I kept wishing for a more assertive taste.

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3.25/5  rDev -10.2%

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3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

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5/5  rDev +38.1%

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4/5  rDev +10.5%

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4.5/5  rDev +24.3%

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3.46/5  rDev -4.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Overall I thought that this had great texture goes down really smooth. The one thing i didn't like was the smell. Even though i like stouts and a bit more hopper beers. It would be a great beer to relax to on a nice summer or spring night. For being a Farmhouse Ale i thought it was a bit on the weaker end of the scale.

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4/5  rDev +10.5%

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3/5  rDev -17.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

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2.5/5  rDev -30.9%

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3/5  rDev -17.1%

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3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

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4.5/5  rDev +24.3%

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3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

Green Flash Saison Diego from Green Flash Brewing Co.
82 out of 100 based on 623 ratings.