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Signal De Botrange - Elevation Beer Co.

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BA SCORE
88
very good

50 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 50
Reviews: 13
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 10.83%
Wants: 2
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Elevation Beer Co. visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Saison Aged in Chardonnay Barrels.

(Beer added by: ehammond1 on 10-17-2012)
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prlykens

Colorado

5/5  rDev +25.9%

04-16-2013 03:03:11 | More by prlykens
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mevett89

Maryland

4.79/5  rDev +20.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Appearance: pours an orange gold, with a nice fluffy but dense white head. No lacing.

Smell: of sweet malt. The wheat is readily present with a nice fruity hop aroma as well, some spice present.

Taste: nice, delicious melding of flavors! The barley and wheat malts blend together in the fore, with the hops in the background for good balance. The chardonnay barrels add a delicious light fruitiness. There are also nice vanilla notes, as well as some oak and spice.

Mouth Feel: medium to light bodied, with just a tingle of carbonation on the tongue.

Overall: an excellent ale! I have a general weakness for ales brewed with wheat, and the aging of the beer in chardonnay barrels makes it simply delectable!

Serving type: bottle

02-19-2013 02:58:07 | More by mevett89
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Colorado

4.75/5  rDev +19.6%

05-04-2013 21:57:04 | More by TokyoCO
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Texas

4.5/5  rDev +13.4%

06-15-2014 02:19:02 | More by bkeller04
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vmdominguez

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +13.4%

06-26-2014 02:04:58 | More by vmdominguez
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Cyclone8

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +13.4%

05-09-2013 12:36:08 | More by Cyclone8
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HuskyinPDX

Washington

4.41/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Bottle opened on 1.11.13

A - Pours a very dark opaque orange with a large fluffy cream-colored head that fades slowly.

S - Buttery oak, floral, spices.

T - Wood, funk, buttery, floral, sweet slight citrus, yum.

D - Good carbonation with a light body.

O - Very nice farmhouse, the spices and floral notes merge nicely with a buttery oak.

Serving type: bottle

01-22-2013 06:56:48 | More by HuskyinPDX
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Tiernan

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

06-19-2014 23:33:18 | More by Tiernan
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mylesj

Oklahoma

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

11-01-2012 11:47:04 | More by mylesj
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Colorado

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

07-10-2014 20:01:47 | More by Prospero
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hiphopj5

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

11-06-2012 14:49:06 | More by hiphopj5
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AllenChaney

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

12-18-2012 04:52:02 | More by AllenChaney
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KevinGordon

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

06-11-2014 14:39:26 | More by KevinGordon
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see_moore_life

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

06-16-2014 23:58:44 | More by see_moore_life
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monitorpop

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

03-13-2013 05:45:14 | More by monitorpop
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Texasfan549

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

06-08-2014 22:21:21 | More by Texasfan549
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denver10

Kentucky

4.08/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 4

Pours a dark honey/copper with a white head. Aroma is sweet and fruity some pear and grae with even a little honey too it. Flavor was also sweet and fruity, with some honey, some pear, grape, and the wine barrel. A fuller, soft & velvety mouthfeel with some activity. Overall, Elevation has really impressed with the 2 beers of their I have tried. I really enjoyed this take on a saison, a lot more to it than I expected from it going in. Always nice to be surprised like that.

Serving type: on-tap

10-28-2012 03:55:44 | More by denver10
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Guden

Maryland

4.04/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A- golden, clear, persistent ring of white bubbles

S- fruity pineapple with some movie theater popcorn, a bit like some Chardonnays.

T/M- buttery, dry, lightly tart, moderate carbonation, just a touch of hoppy bitterness in the mix.

O- a very different beer. Wine like in its dryness and diacetyl but still enjoyable as a saison.

Serving type: on-tap

07-04-2014 22:46:37 | More by Guden
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Colorado

4/5  rDev +0.8%

03-17-2013 00:44:49 | More by G-Hawk
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Texas

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Texas

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Texas

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Colorado

4/5  rDev +0.8%

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North Carolina

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Colorado

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Signal De Botrange from Elevation Beer Co.
88 out of 100 based on 50 ratings.