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Prairie Funky Galaxy - Prairie Artisan Ales

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483 Ratings
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Ratings: 483
Reviews: 77
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 13.3%
Wants: 24
Gots: 55 | FT: 7
Brewed by:
Prairie Artisan Ales visit their website
Oklahoma, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: bump8628 on 03-19-2013

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Ratings: 483 | Reviews: 77
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1.76/5  rDev -53.2%
look: 2 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.5


This belgian IPA (or farmhouse as stated on the label) is awful.

Pours a completely murky brownish black. Cloudy with sediment throughout.

Smells alright, just bunches of galaxy hops with a little funk poking through.

Taste is not alright. Tastes like an overly bitter Saison-ish brew. The bitterness is not pleasant at all, and this is coming from someone who loves hoppy beer, and the limited experience I have had with galaxy was pleasing (SS#6, iirc).

I took about half a glass down over an hour, and the rest of the glass and bottle went down the drain. Poor show.

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1.88/5  rDev -50%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

Poured from bottle into globe.
Pours dark, tan head, didn't know this was a black saison. Hmmm.
A bit of muddled hops hiding some possible lacto (?) scent. No roast malts, no saison yeasts, odd.
First drink yeilds a touch of roast malt that never show their face again, no funk, no brett, no saison yeast flavors. Just some galaxy hops. Now that I'm drinking I attribute thhe faint lacto scent to the galaxy hops. This is a one note beer.
Mouthfeel is okay. Light bodied, doesn't coat the tongue, ok carbonation.
Overall, I'm bummed about this one. I was expecting a nice brett preesence, and not expecting roasted malts. In the end I got a mediocre black ipa with one note of hops. A rare miss from the guys at prairie.

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look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

This beer didn't really work for me. It tasted as bad as the smell of my wet ski boots.

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Prairie Funky Galaxy from Prairie Artisan Ales
85 out of 100 based on 483 ratings.