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413 Farmhouse Ale - Big Elm Brewing

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413 Farmhouse Ale
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32 Ratings
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Ratings: 32
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 3.29
pDev: 21.58%
Wants: 0
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Big Elm Brewing visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: madmanjf on 04-01-2013)
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jbertsch

Massachusetts

2/5  rDev -39.2%

08-22-2014 17:50:53 | More by jbertsch
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JLB025

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +29.2%

08-21-2014 22:42:02 | More by JLB025
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Davepoolesque

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -8.8%

08-07-2014 20:33:11 | More by Davepoolesque
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malfunxion

New York

3/5  rDev -8.8%

08-07-2014 05:50:13 | More by malfunxion
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Kmlund

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev +6.4%

08-05-2014 19:04:52 | More by Kmlund
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sgregory

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev +14%

07-27-2014 21:18:44 | More by sgregory
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Rideguy64

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +14%

07-22-2014 22:35:40 | More by Rideguy64
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dustinjkline

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev -1.2%

06-26-2014 00:06:56 | More by dustinjkline
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Josh-C

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +36.8%

06-20-2014 22:25:17 | More by Josh-C
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Durge

Connecticut

3.25/5  rDev -1.2%

06-05-2014 06:03:39 | More by Durge
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guezarka

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +14%

05-25-2014 11:35:14 | More by guezarka
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complexnomenclature

New York

3.75/5  rDev +14%

05-24-2014 06:31:59 | More by complexnomenclature
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JSBILK

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -8.8%

05-14-2014 01:08:31 | More by JSBILK
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Filabee

Michigan

2/5  rDev -39.2%

04-18-2014 01:53:42 | More by Filabee
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MattXT

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -8.8%

04-01-2014 18:28:53 | More by MattXT
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Abra

Massachusetts

4.48/5  rDev +36.2%

Pours a deep golden yellow with aromas of wheat and a subtle blend of earthy spice.

Taste begins with a subtle, yet complex mix of spicy, earthy tones...definitely picking up the chamomile/lemon zest. The pink peppercorn lends a beautiful "peppery" bite that carries through the finish and is well balanced and complemented by a touch of honey in the background. The wheat comes in about halfway through and lingers with the zesty peppercorn well after the finish.

This is really quite phenomenal. I haven't had a beer that combines these different aspects and my reaction after trying it for the first time was "wow!".

Overall, a beautifully blended beer that is unique and interesting and being a local brew, I can't help but love it even more.

Blows Ommegang's saison out of the water (Sorry Ommegang!! I love you though!!)

03-30-2014 20:18:00 | More by Abra
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Brewsephus

Massachusetts

1.58/5  rDev -52%

Poured from a can into a shaker pint.

A- Ruddy brown with hints of red, very cloudy.

S-Apple cider, allspice, wet wood.

T-Straight apple juice, finished with cinnamon stick.

M- Thin, lightly carbonated.

O- In a blind tasting this is identical to most ciders. Motts Apple juice which finishes and leaves you with cinnamon and allspice. Nothing even close to "farmhouse" in this beer. Maybe they brewed this in a farmhouse, because it tastes like it came from an orchard. Very misleading label, unsatisfactory product, would not buy again and would discourage other from trying. Not worth the money.

03-07-2014 01:59:23 | More by Brewsephus
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berkshire413

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +14%

03-05-2014 23:11:51 | More by berkshire413
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Danjal

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -8.8%

02-04-2014 16:47:50 | More by Danjal
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charlienyc

Florida

3.25/5  rDev -1.2%

01-08-2014 21:07:10 | More by charlienyc
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halo913

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev +6.4%

12-29-2013 15:52:39 | More by halo913
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Omnium

Pennsylvania

3.19/5  rDev -3%

Can > Pint Glass

A - Clear gold half a finger of fizzy white head, no lacing.
S - No real strong aroma, light pepper, banana, melon, cantaloup.
T - Light papaya, honeydew, banana, very light spice, sweet malt, wheat.
M - Light clean, sessionable.
O - Decent for a session ale, not particularly the most accurate farmhouse, much more close to a blonde.

12-13-2013 03:36:17 | More by Omnium
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nebula1999

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev +6.4%

11-10-2013 23:07:53 | More by nebula1999
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Rekrule

Massachusetts

2/5  rDev -39.2%

11-01-2013 22:42:43 | More by Rekrule
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ODBRIP

Massachusetts

2.48/5  rDev -24.6%

Poured from can into glass. No head. Light carbonation. Tasted mildly skunky, not sure if its actually skunked, I think the yeast is just out of control. I wouldn't buy this again. Word word word Word word word Word word word Word word word Word word word

09-07-2013 01:52:51 | More by ODBRIP
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413 Farmhouse Ale from Big Elm Brewing
77 out of 100 based on 32 ratings.