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Saison De Banc Noir - Green Bench Brewing Co.

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Saison De Banc Noir
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84
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12 Ratings
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Ratings: 12
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.72
pDev: 10.22%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Green Bench Brewing Co. visit their website
Florida, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: MikalMick on 02-01-2014)
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Reviews by Shaw:
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Shaw

Florida

3.94/5  rDev +5.9%

From a growler I had filled today at the brewery.

A deep ruby/amber in color with a short light brown head.

Banana and spicy aroma. Very nice.

Classic Belgian flavor: Complex and earthy and spicy, with bread flavors to boot. Excellent.

Hefty body.

Overall a very nice Belgian-style ale from St. Petersburg. Green Bench is new, but they can brew.

04-05-2014 02:37:43 | More by Shaw
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TimoP

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

08-14-2014 00:46:04 | More by TimoP
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mverity

Florida

4.11/5  rDev +10.5%

On tap at Green Bench for Foeder for Thought. Foeder #3. Pours a copper color with great lacing, thin light tan head, thin collar. Aroma is funky red wine, grassy-earthy. Taste is much like the nose but with some caramel sweetness too. Fuller body than the Saison de Banc Vert, and some more carbonation as well.

03-10-2014 16:01:44 | More by mverity
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Varkias41

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

07-11-2014 19:30:33 | More by Varkias41
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BuckTuckian

Kentucky

3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

03-20-2014 16:49:34 | More by BuckTuckian
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MikalMick

California

4.25/5  rDev +14.2%

02-01-2014 03:37:57 | More by MikalMick
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Kmat10

Alberta (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

08-18-2014 01:39:12 | More by Kmat10
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sendbeer

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

07-07-2014 19:53:57 | More by sendbeer
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johntfox

Florida

4/5  rDev +7.5%

03-11-2014 18:28:53 | More by johntfox
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StonedTrippin

Colorado

3.34/5  rDev -10.2%

a rather pedestrian saison for me here, dark red in color with a nice white head and good retention on it, but the use of that wine heavy french saison type yeast is off putting with all the darker grain in here, and a balance is never really discovered in either aroma or flavor that makes this a beer id like to drink again. it seems disjointed, like a weird strain of yeast got pitched into a copper ale or something, it has that style hybrid weirdness and lack of fluidity. i do like the feel though, with a on of big soda like bubbles and a medium body that finishes bone dry. my problem i think is just the yeast, its unflattering to the grain selected, and while the beer hints at being well made, i think the recipe may just need a bit of reworking. i didnt dislike it, but it was disagreeable to my palate from a yeast standpoint. will need to try others from green bench to get a better feel for it, but this was forgettable in the form i had it.

04-13-2014 15:57:01 | More by StonedTrippin
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BMart

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

05-12-2014 17:28:35 | More by BMart
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Silverback77

Arkansas

2.75/5  rDev -26.1%

08-04-2014 00:22:35 | More by Silverback77
Saison De Banc Noir from Green Bench Brewing Co.
84 out of 100 based on 12 ratings.