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The City Never Sleeps - Gigantic Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
86
very good

58 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 58
Reviews: 18
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 13.77%
Wants: 9
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Gigantic Brewing Company visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  7.60% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: msubulldog25 on 06-27-2012)
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KAF

Iowa

3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

07-09-2014 01:38:42 | More by KAF
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GClarkage

California

4/5  rDev +3.9%

07-08-2014 05:14:36 | More by GClarkage
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Stephen_Purdue

Washington

3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

06-23-2014 00:20:14 | More by Stephen_Purdue
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Herky21

Iowa

3/5  rDev -22.1%

06-15-2014 22:45:20 | More by Herky21
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Kurmaraja

Washington

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

03-07-2014 03:42:23 | More by Kurmaraja
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Pearlstreetbrewingco

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

12-29-2013 02:06:17 | More by Pearlstreetbrewingco
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nrs207

Pennsylvania

1.5/5  rDev -61%

12-07-2013 00:13:57 | More by nrs207
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DaveHack

Pennsylvania

2.75/5  rDev -28.6%

12-07-2013 00:02:43 | More by DaveHack
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Kylemif

Oregon

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

10-03-2013 20:04:55 | More by Kylemif
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Jaru1026

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

10-02-2013 03:01:40 | More by Jaru1026
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Smurf2055

Washington

3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

08-08-2013 19:41:56 | More by Smurf2055
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kmeyer45

Oregon

4.5/5  rDev +16.9%

08-02-2013 15:25:57 | More by kmeyer45
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Hobbit

Oregon

4.5/5  rDev +16.9%

08-02-2013 02:48:03 | More by Hobbit
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fizzyted

Ontario (Canada)

4/5  rDev +3.9%

07-17-2013 04:05:35 | More by fizzyted
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tommyguz

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -15.6%

06-17-2013 17:52:59 | More by tommyguz
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liamt07

Ontario (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

06-09-2013 19:53:15 | More by liamt07
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Sammy

Ontario (Canada)

3.68/5  rDev -4.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Imperial black saison, enjoyed at Mondiale 2013. Something weird and interesting. Getting chocolate, sage,carrot, dill, yeast. Very unique and weird. A little funky, very weird.Black with orange peel,cloves, lemon, roast,rice, but not a blackbier. Quaffable...once.

Serving type: bottle

06-03-2013 23:12:20 | More by Sammy
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papat444

Quebec (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

06-02-2013 13:31:08 | More by papat444
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harrymel

Washington

3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

04-24-2013 21:30:43 | More by harrymel
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drgonzo2k2

California

4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

04-21-2013 17:50:24 | More by drgonzo2k2
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sjstraub

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

04-10-2013 03:12:38 | More by sjstraub
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Brad007

Vermont

3.35/5  rDev -13%
look: 2 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 4.75

Pours a dark brown with a thin brown head into my glass. It's supposed to be a dark saison but I can't rate the color high.

Spice, cocoa and a bit of cream are in the nose. Again, not quite what I was expecting. The label does say that it's mysterious in a sense.

Caramel, cocoa and a touch of cream represent this one. I'm not getting the saison part here. Not a bad thing. Just not to style.

Ditto on mouthfeel. It's comparable to a weak ABA with more emphasis on the malt part.

It's interesting for sure and meant to be a genre-bender. I wonder if re-categorizing it as an ABA would make more sense?

Serving type: bottle

03-03-2013 14:54:20 | More by Brad007
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LampertLand

British Columbia (Canada)

4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

02-18-2013 01:17:21 | More by LampertLand
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unclekeith

Alaska

3.25/5  rDev -15.6%

01-29-2013 21:30:54 | More by unclekeith
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superspak

Michigan

4/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

22 ounce bottle into tulip glass, no bottle dating. Pours pitch black color with a 1 finger fairly dense tan head with good retention, that reduces t oa thin cap that lingers. Spotty soapy lacing clings to the glass. Aromas of big dark chocolate, roasted malt, toast, clove, pepper, coffee, caramel, raisin, light smoke, and earthy yeast esters. Damn nice aromas with nice balance, strength, and complexity of roasted malt and yeast notes; very roasted malt forward. Taste of dark chocolate, roasted malt, toast, pepper, coffee, caramel, clove, raisin, herbal, light smoke, and earthy yeast esters. Lingering notes of dark chocolate, roasted malt, toast, pepper, toffee, clove, raisin, herbal, light smoke, and earth on the finish for a good bit. Very nice flavor balance, robustness, and complexity; with zero cloying flavors present after the finish. Medium carbonation and body; with a creamy and slightly crisp mouthfeel that is nice. Alcohol is very well hidden with only a slight warming noticed after the finish. Overall this is and damn nice black saison. Very nice balance and complexity of roasted flavors and yeast esters; and very smooth to sip on. A very enjoyable offering.

Serving type: bottle

01-17-2013 05:10:22 | More by superspak
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The City Never Sleeps from Gigantic Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 58 ratings.