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Saison Du Blé - Side Project Brewing

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128 Ratings
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Ratings: 128
Reviews: 10
rAvg: 4.47
pDev: 6.49%
Wants: 149
Gots: 23 | FT: 4
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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5/5  rDev +11.9%

03-09-2014 20:16:01 | More by VAbdoyan
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Missouri

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08-16-2014 05:17:37 | More by Jared14
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06-11-2014 19:41:09 | More by fo1ksguitar
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4.5/5  rDev +0.7%

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4.25/5  rDev -4.9%

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07-25-2014 12:09:14 | More by Schlafly33
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4.75/5  rDev +6.3%

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4.25/5  rDev -4.9%

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hooliganlife

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4.5/5  rDev +0.7%

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Alieniloquium

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4.16/5  rDev -6.9%

750 mL bottle poured into a snifter.

Appearance - Hazy yellow orange body. Nice white head. Good retention. Medium collar.

Smell - Wine barrel is prominent. Lemony. Oaky. Grainy wheat.

Taste - Tart wine barrel. Sweet pale malt. Oaky. Lemony. Grainy wheat. Lingering oaky finish. Minimal funk to it.

Mouthfeel - Light body. Crisp and tart. Medium carbonation.

Overall - Very nice barrel aged saison. Flavorful.

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4.41/5  rDev -1.3%

A huge cloud of bright white foam capped a golden pear colored body that had a bit of cloudiness and intense brightness.

The nose is wine like and cidery with some woodsy oak. Wheat and pear aromas meld well together.

This is slightly sour and semi sweet with a perfect balance between both. Cider, lemon, pear and wheat act in harmony to deliver the most balanced Saison I've ever experienced.

The feel is intensely smooth and refreshing, with a bit of sour or bitterness.

I like a Saison but have not enjoyed one more than this. It's strong flavors are so well weaved that it sets itself far above others in the style.

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California

4.66/5  rDev +4.3%

A - hazy, sunset orange color. Moderate head.

S - soft lacto, funk, citrus, white wine (think more acidic like Soave, gruner, Sauvignon blanc, etc) slight herbal aroma. Very inviting.

T - amazing light citrus acidity balanced with a very slight funk. Seems like the Brett and lacto are pretty evenly balanced with neither overpowering. Very delicate flavor but insanely drinkable. Lots of white wine characteristics.

M - well attenuated but not overly so like some saisons. Nice lingering sweetness.

O - easily one of the better saisons I've had. Very clean acidity. Very good.

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Saison Du Blé from Side Project Brewing
98 out of 100 based on 128 ratings.