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Prairie Ale - Prairie Artisan Ales

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BA SCORE
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641 Ratings
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Ratings: 641
Reviews: 114
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 9.34%
Wants: 62
Gots: 96 | FT: 5
Brewed by:
Prairie Artisan Ales visit their website
Oklahoma, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  8.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Prairie Ale is our classic saison. We brew this beer with pilsner malt, wheat malt, flaked wheat, and cane sugar. A healthy dose of saaz hops are used to add a spicy element to the beer. Prairie Ale is fermented with a mix of ale yeast, wine yeast, and brettanomyces. Notes of black pepper and pineapple can be found in this beer.

(Beer added by: BierGartenok on 11-26-2012)
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dar482

New York

4/5  rDev -1.7%

The color is gorgeous, bright yellow, opaque.

The aroma is bright candy pineapple, orange peel, almost like a DIPA. A bready and yeasty saison note.

The flavor follows of those fruits in the front. A hint of sweetness, breadiness, and a stiff bitterness on the back of pepper and spicy herbal.

This beer is dry and has characteristics I like, but the back end is a bit too much.

09-02-2014 00:52:10 | More by dar482
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WesFoxlove

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -1.7%

09-01-2014 18:49:42 | More by WesFoxlove
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Kingcurio

Oklahoma

4.12/5  rDev +1.2%

08-30-2014 03:40:33 | More by Kingcurio
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andyjeigh

Oklahoma

4/5  rDev -1.7%

08-30-2014 00:41:29 | More by andyjeigh
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DrJones

Iowa

4/5  rDev -1.7%

08-29-2014 20:02:17 | More by DrJones
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Dogleg

Texas

4/5  rDev -1.7%

08-26-2014 15:21:48 | More by Dogleg
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cfrobrew

Texas

3.25/5  rDev -20.1%

08-25-2014 23:28:26 | More by cfrobrew
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griffey123

Connecticut

4/5  rDev -1.7%

08-24-2014 20:11:17 | More by griffey123
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jgreenward

Ohio

5/5  rDev +22.9%

08-23-2014 01:39:31 | More by jgreenward
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Florida9

Illinois

4/5  rDev -1.7%

Very cloudy pale yellow in color. Forms a large fluffy white head. Looks like lemon meringue pie in a glass. Good retention. Moderate lacing. Powerful aroma full of tart lemony citrus, pineapple, and lemon curd. Taste is similar. Strong lemony component, though the sweetness is toned down while the peppery spice is kicked up. The brett comes off fairly aggressively. Body is on the lighter side of medium with a strong, almost acidic, tartness which I find to be far too aggressive for the style. Still, a very good example of a brett-forward beer.

08-23-2014 00:46:45 | More by Florida9
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supernatural_skeptic

Texas

4/5  rDev -1.7%

08-22-2014 23:23:29 | More by supernatural_skeptic
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heygeebee

Australia

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

08-22-2014 23:11:08 | More by heygeebee
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jrenihan

Ontario (Canada)

4.1/5  rDev +0.7%

08-22-2014 19:48:34 | More by jrenihan
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Soto

North Carolina

4/5  rDev -1.7%

08-22-2014 03:26:05 | More by Soto
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Butchnasty

Louisiana

4.75/5  rDev +16.7%

08-19-2014 05:11:44 | More by Butchnasty
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JohnofUpton

Massachusetts

3.76/5  rDev -7.6%

08-17-2014 23:38:31 | More by JohnofUpton
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Michaeldmanley

Texas

4/5  rDev -1.7%

08-15-2014 04:04:30 | More by Michaeldmanley
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Grinky

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -14%

08-15-2014 03:09:32 | More by Grinky
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HideYaBeer

Florida

5/5  rDev +22.9%

08-14-2014 14:05:02 | More by HideYaBeer
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sjrodriguez

California

3.5/5  rDev -14%

08-14-2014 05:22:29 | More by sjrodriguez
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d_kizzle

California

4/5  rDev -1.7%

08-13-2014 23:20:35 | More by d_kizzle
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Wtfrangel


3/5  rDev -26.3%

08-13-2014 15:11:04 | More by Wtfrangel
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Schlafly33

Missouri

3.5/5  rDev -14%

08-11-2014 15:11:09 | More by Schlafly33
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BeerTick

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

08-10-2014 07:04:26 | More by BeerTick
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DanGeo

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

08-10-2014 02:06:39 | More by DanGeo
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Prairie Ale from Prairie Artisan Ales
91 out of 100 based on 641 ratings.