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Swing Session Saison - Victory Brewing Company

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728 Ratings
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Ratings: 728
Reviews: 145
rAvg: 3.54
pDev: 14.41%
Wants: 6
Gots: 51 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Victory Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
Seasonal release beer brewed w/ German & American whole-flowers, 2-row German malts, Rye, Oats & Wheat. Spiced w/ peppercorn & fresh lemon zest. Belgian saison yeasts.

(Beer added by: Tucquan on 02-26-2013)
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3.25/5  rDev -8.2%

curlybird, Jul 22, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

Satchboogie, Jul 22, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

ryser2k, Jul 21, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

bluntedboywonder, Jul 21, 2014
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3.95/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Poured from a bottle into a pint glass. 6/21

Pours very pale gold, a little hazy, 1/4 inch white head. Peppery spicy belgian yeast nose. Tart, citrus taste with a peppery hop. Spicy. Buzzes in the mouth during and after. Lively saison. Snaps to a close.

KTCamm, Jul 20, 2014
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3/5  rDev -15.3%

Lare453, Jul 19, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

drdiesel9483, Jul 19, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

salthemonster, Jul 19, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -8.2%

SaintJohn13, Jul 18, 2014
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4/5  rDev +13%

MattSharpless, Jul 17, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

trxxpaxxs, Jul 16, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

Artjsantos, Jul 14, 2014
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4/5  rDev +13%

unclekeith, Jul 13, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

bret717, Jul 13, 2014
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4/5  rDev +13%

chalkda01, Jul 13, 2014
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2.25/5  rDev -36.4%

Ricklikesmibeer, Jul 11, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

hpthebull, Jul 11, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -22.3%

FakeDeniro, Jul 10, 2014
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4/5  rDev +13%

keleonetti, Jul 10, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

ShemRahBoo, Jul 09, 2014
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4/5  rDev +13%

coopdog1000, Jul 08, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -29.4%

jophish17, Jul 07, 2014
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4.03/5  rDev +13.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Undated 12 oz. bottle poured into Duvel tulip. Hazy straw body with a solid finger of creamy white head. Good retention and thin rings of lacing.

Yeast-forward aroma with a healthy dose of hops as well. Spicy phenols combine with citrusy and grassy hops, an interesting combination of Noble and lemon zesty (Sorachi?) varietals. Aside from the yeast, the grassiness and malts are almost reminiscent of a German pilsner.

There are a lot of flavors going on for such a tame beer. Mildly funky and doughy yeast, soft bready and slightly wheaty pale malts, and a tart lemon zest and peppery finish. There's an earthy grassiness as well. The finish is a combination of tart and spicy.

Light-medium body with a crisp and fairly highly carbonated mouthfeel.

Overall this is a very refreshing, fairly complex, and extremely drinkable low ABV brew with just enough twists to make it stand out.

Phocion, Jul 06, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +27.1%

Chvck1, Jul 05, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

kkazemi, Jul 05, 2014
Swing Session Saison from Victory Brewing Company
80 out of 100 based on 728 ratings.