Hennepin (Farmhouse Saison) - Brewery Ommegang
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Reviews by Thur123:
4.15/5 rDev -0.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
The look is light golden grain with a thick soft white head. The smell is dry white wine, funky yeast, sweet grain and hay.
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The flavor is much more mellow on tap than from he bottle. The flavor seems to have more room for subtle flavor to rise up. Bubblegum, funky yeast, sweet grain and a rich fruitiness come through too. Over all a great saison. Mouth feel is good and drinkability is high.
Serving type: on-tap
12-22-2010 22:49:20 | More by Thur123
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4.04/5 rDev -2.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4
Appearance: Pours with three fingers of bubbly white head. Active carbonation is huge. Color is a light straw yellow. Sticky lacing left behind as head very slowly dissipated.
Smell: Pears, spices, bananas, and semi-sweet bready malts greet the drinker. There is some very dry pepper, and ashy notes on the body. Earth and dirt mesh with some light hop notes on the back end. Wow a lot going on here.
Taste: Touches of pepper and airy spices hit on the front first. Bread, sweet dough, and some salty hops show up on the body. More sweet malts ride through on the finish and some lingering spices go well together.
Mouthfeel: Bright carbonation with pleasant transitions of spice and sweet malts.
Overall: A great American saison. The pepper and dryness is heavier then I expected but this overall is a slow sipper that is easy to enjoy.
Serving type: bottle
07-24-2014 04:12:31 | More by KFBR392
Hennepin (Farmhouse Saison) from Brewery Ommegang
93 out of 100 based on 4,760 ratings.