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Lomaland - Modern Times Beer

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230 Ratings
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Ratings: 230
Reviews: 29
rAvg: 3.72
pDev: 10.75%
Wants: 13
Gots: 20 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Modern Times Beer visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mactrail on 08-11-2013)
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3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

Thedrizzle, May 18, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Stillmakingnoise, May 18, 2014
Photo of WarEagleJeep
4.01/5  rDev +7.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

A: Thin golden straw color, a slight haze, and a thin white head that dissolves away quickly

S: Pilsner malt, biscuit, Belgian yeast, a little astringent, grassy hay and straw

T: Pilsner biscuity malt, subtle tart yeast funk, very light peppery hop bitterness, no long lingering flavors, and not overly dry

M: Light feel and prickly carbonation, very clean finish and refreshing

O: Overall a nice simple saison. No real fruit flavors or over the top yeast funk. With a reasonable ABV and flavor, this is very drinkable. If it were more available to me it would be a great canned beer for a hot day.

WarEagleJeep, May 17, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +27.7%

DustinSWB, May 17, 2014
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4/5  rDev +7.5%

gtermi, May 17, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

dkw0063, May 14, 2014
Photo of smakawhat
3.98/5  rDev +7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from the can into a tulip glass.

Gorgeous looking beer here. Opaque, and somewhere between clarity, and a glowing unique color. Green brassed yellow, a good solid column of middle carbonation, and a soapy to fluffy like bleach white head that grows at a nice three fingers tall. Clumps with a slow fall. This body color is really unique, can't say I've seen a saison with this color or character clarity ever in my life, really love it.

Nice saison nose, with a soft sense of malt chewy notes, and mild and toned down sense of dryness and brett quality. More sucrose and candi forward. Light breaded white toast a bit, but hints at more simple Belgian solid pale ale goodness.

The palate brings much interesting and different flavors. Nice wonderful controlled pepper and lighter bodied fruit quality. Apricots and pepper with real building black pepper finish. Quenching fruit punched body, with a nice light juiced feel, minimal carbonation that is not distracting.

Overall a very fun easy drinking saison that hints towards more lighter simpler pale ale Belgian character, with just a touch of good dried spice. Very memorable, and a good saison starter for those in the new as well.

smakawhat, May 14, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Smarty_Pints, May 11, 2014
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4/5  rDev +7.5%

thatoneguymike, May 10, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

kmanjohnson, May 08, 2014
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4/5  rDev +7.5%

Rymar9, May 07, 2014
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4/5  rDev +7.5%

MarkyMOD, May 06, 2014
Photo of MadCat
4/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: Nice straw yellow color, good white head, leaves good lacing

Smell: Nice spicy yeast, cloves, citrus

Taste: Again, a refreshing spice character to it, with some citrus and some fruit

Mouthfeel: Light body, good carbonation, very refreshing

Overall: Paired with a mildly spicy burger, which it went with fantastically. Though it might deviate from style, its nice to see a lower ABV saison. Saison is one of my favorite styles, and this does not disappoint

MadCat, May 05, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

monitorpop, May 03, 2014
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starshockey9, May 02, 2014
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Kelp, May 01, 2014
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spark3148857, May 01, 2014
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Stinger80OH, Apr 29, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

Axnjxn, Apr 28, 2014
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kevindp9, Apr 28, 2014
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ralphw56, Apr 28, 2014
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3/5  rDev -19.4%

CTJman, Apr 25, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -26.1%

tylergoov, Apr 24, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

CSO, Apr 19, 2014
Lomaland from Modern Times Beer
84 out of 100 based on 230 ratings.