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Saison Du BUFF - Victory Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
86
very good

537 Ratings
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Ratings: 537
Reviews: 246
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 13.02%
Wants: 9
Gots: 28 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Victory Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Brewed in collaboration w/ Dogfish Head Craft Brewery, Stone Brewing Company, and Victory Brewing Company, who each brewed a version at their own breweries.

(Beer added by: garuda on 08-24-2010)
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Reviews by MrVonzipper:
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MrVonzipper

California

4.3/5  rDev +12%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

From bottle to a Petrus tall goblet

Poured a fairly cloudy, golden-lemon color with a very small bubbly white head. No head retention.

Very nice and cool nose with notes of Eucalyptus, light pine and citrus

Perfumey flavor notes include floral, eucalyptus, light citrus-grapefruit. Flavors start very light and mild and intensify from middle to back end and mellow again. Almost a Lemonhead flavored aftertaste.

Very smooth, light on the palate mouthfeel with a nice light aftertaste.

Overall I think think beer is pretty awesome. A perfect beer for this upcoming summer. Very cool notes on the nose and flavors that changer throughout the drink. I was almost blown away to see and remember it was 6.8% abv because it does Not drink like one, so that's a pleasant surprise. This is a great collaboration and highly recommend it to others.

Serving type: bottle

05-24-2011 02:14:39 | More by MrVonzipper
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Saison Du BUFF from Victory Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 537 ratings.