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St. Feuillien Saison - Brasserie St. Feuillien

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St. Feuillien SaisonSt. Feuillien Saison

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BA SCORE
86
very good

571 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 571
Reviews: 207
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 11.32%
Wants: 20
Gots: 43 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brasserie St. Feuillien visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: joe1510 on 05-11-2009)
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2.4/5  rDev -36.8%

Richie10, Aug 23, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

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4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

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3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

patre_tim, Aug 20, 2014
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3.52/5  rDev -7.4%

WarrenGofstein, Aug 20, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

BKotch, Aug 19, 2014
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3.9/5  rDev +2.6%

Glenney67, Aug 19, 2014
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4.12/5  rDev +8.4%

I purchased this can at the Fridge poured chilled into a willybecker

The color is pale golden with floating suspended matter--thick 2 finger white head with fine bead and lace sticks as retention is good. The smell is earthy yeast with an herbal hop aroma and mild sweet floral accent with slight hay-like odor. The feel is dry with slight bitter texture and moderately high carbonation with light woody texture and dry yeast with crisp toasted finish.

The taste starts mildly bitter with light yeast spice on entery with mild earthy and cracker-like malt with gentle alcohol in the back with some mild grainy aspects and slight fruity taste coming from the yeast. Overall this is a very flavorful and traditional tasting saison with herbal hop and dry character with medium strength. Pretty drinkable with great yeast flavor and dry finish

Slatetank, Aug 16, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

innominat, Aug 15, 2014
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

EnemyAnemone, Aug 12, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -14.5%

Cook82, Aug 11, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

Dave_Treat, Aug 09, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

stortore, Aug 07, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

RCH1, Aug 02, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

joegard, Jul 31, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

PEIhop, Jul 29, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -14.5%

Florya, Jul 24, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

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4/5  rDev +5.3%

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4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

Taologic, Jul 19, 2014
Photo of Act25
3.95/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Appearance: My can produced lots of sediment and floaters in the pretty apricot body, but not much head, no lace, and went flat pretty fast. (in contrast to a side-by-side of Rayon Vert by Green Flash which is explosive and shampoo lacy.)

Smell: Complex aroma: husky grains, stone fruit, fall orchard, melon, white pepper, spice and honey.

Taste: Grows more intense and floral, starting with a bready opening, that frames the Belgian complex character, with melon, stone fruit, honey, hay, lots of honeysuckle and flowers, and white pepper/herbal spice, then the peppery/herbal flavors and honey intertwine in a long, long finish.

Mouthfeel: Medium body, great finish, with low carbonation

Drinkability: Honey sweet, with balancing complexity and bitter notes. Great with soft cheese, in tonight's case, Camembert.

Act25, Jul 18, 2014
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2.88/5  rDev -24.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 2 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.25

Well, I feel lots of bitterness, which almost overwhelm everything. However the bitterness lower down when it is warmer, and when finish the drink , there seem to be flavor in your month.
The aroma is the best thing about this beer , smells attractive, attracting you to get closer, though at the first sip, it's really bitter.
I don't feel the spiciness mentioned by others, nor other tastes like citrous or something else, because the bitterness is just too strong ):

cowew1245, Jul 17, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

sd123, Jul 14, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

adityashekhar, Jul 13, 2014
Photo of RonaldTheriot
4.05/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

St. Feuillien Saison has a medium, off-white head, and a hazy, brilliant (almost luminescent) orange appearance, with very noticeable and relatively large, brown chunks at the bottom. Not much lacing, here. The aroma is of pungent, spicy, horse-blanket, and musty grains. Taste is of all that with maybe white pepper and basil? Bitterness is low. Mouthfeel is medium, and St. Feuillien Saison finishes semi-dry and delicious. No complaints, only plaudits, from me.

RJT

RonaldTheriot, Jul 12, 2014
St. Feuillien Saison from Brasserie St. Feuillien
86 out of 100 based on 571 ratings.