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Saison Desay; Side Project Pinot Noir Barrel - De Garde Brewing

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Saison Desay; Side Project Pinot Noir Barrel
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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

45 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 45
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 12.88%
Wants: 10
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
De Garde Brewing visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: deGardebrewing on 04-30-2014)
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Appearance - Hazy dull orange. Small white head. Uneven collar.

Smell - Very woody. Bright yeast and esters. A bit of wine.

Taste - Very woody again. Bright citrus. A little lemon. More distinctly red wine flavored here. Yeasty in the back end.

Mouthfeel - Medium light body. High carbonation.

Overall - Good stuff and a nice barrel character. Again, I think it's good, but I don't get the insane de Garde hype.

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A: Golden orange with some small bubbles on top

S: Funk and yeast, kind of dominated by a yeasty smell

T: Well the nose tells absolutely nothing about what this beer tastes like, it tastes amazing. A lot of the same funky, wheat, barnyard, aged cheese tastes I got from the desay blends but integrated so much better and taken to a higher level altogether. The pinot barrel gives it a a nice well rounded vinous quality and a touch of oak. Couldn't get over how good this tastes.

M: Medium body, wouldn't want anything else

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Saison Desay; Side Project Pinot Noir Barrel from De Garde Brewing
93 out of 100 based on 45 ratings.