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Provisions - Tahoe Mountain Brewing Co.

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very good

25 Ratings
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Ratings: 25
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 8.92%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Tahoe Mountain Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: largadeer on 02-01-2014)
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Blond with a slight haze, topped by a two finger head that leaves clinging lace. Rustic, grainy nose with a whiff of farmhouse funk. Bit of pineapple and apple from the yeast, but this is largely a grain-driven saison. Palate is big on the grain flavors as well, which are really nice. Touch of granny smith, some grassiness. Very dry, with firm but clean bitterness in the finish. Very enjoyable.

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Maybe it's the suggestion of the description-- "rustic multi-grain Saison"-- but this does have a light grainy flavor that's different from many other in the style. Is that a whiff of rye? Touches of wheat and oatmeal.

The brew is a golden yellow color with a decent foam in the Brewery Vivant tulip. Nice coating in the glass and plenty of spritz on the tongue. LIght body. The yeasty drying flavor is distinct. Less fruit than many other Saisons.

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Pours a hazy honey orange with a foamy orange-white head that settles to a partial film on top of the beer. Foamy streaks of lace form around the glass on the drink down. Smell is of malt, grain, pepper, citrus zest, earth, and spice aromas. Taste is much the same with grain, citrus zest, pepper, and spice flavors on the finish. There is a mild amount of spice bitterness on the palate with each sip. This beer has a lower level of carbonation with a slightly crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is a good beer that definitely has an emphasis on various grains coming through in the aroma and flavor as the label claims.

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Provisions from Tahoe Mountain Brewing Co.
85 out of 100 based on 25 ratings.