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Saison Du Blé - Side Project Brewing

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111 Ratings
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Ratings: 111
Reviews: 10
rAvg: 4.45
pDev: 6.74%
Wants: 144
Gots: 13 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Side Project Brewing visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Saison du Blé is our Chardonnay barrel-aged Wheat Saison. Batch 1 was fermented in stainless and then aged in oak for 3 months with our rustic house blend.

(Beer added by: coryking on 11-07-2013)
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ThePorterSorter

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4.13/5  rDev -7.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Bottle pour from the brett takeover @ perennial
The beer pours a cloudy, dull golden color, no sediment, with a white head that fades to nothing rather quickly. The nose is a rustic graininess, tart vinous white grapes, lemony citrus, and some straw. The taste has a mild grain sweetness upfront that quickly becomes tart and fruity as it sucks all saliva from your palate. It has a mouthfeel that is also grainy and quite tart, quenching and dry, and has interesting fruit qualities that pull all beer's funkiness together. It's definitely not an end of spectrum sour, in fact it's quite drinkable in. I'm definitely excited for the next release.

Serving type: bottle

01-25-2014 04:13:23 | More by ThePorterSorter
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Saison Du Blé from Side Project Brewing
97 out of 100 based on 111 ratings.