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Hennepin (Farmhouse Saison) - Brewery Ommegang

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Hennepin (Farmhouse Saison)Hennepin (Farmhouse Saison)

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

4,684 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 4,684
Reviews: 2,016
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 11.06%
Wants: 190
Gots: 299 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Brewery Ommegang visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  7.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 12-21-2000)
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tcfishler

Maryland

3.7/5  rDev -11.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 2 | overall: 3.5

Somewhat hazy orange-gold with a thick but coarse-textured, rapidly dissipating head.

Bready aroma, with faint hints of citrus and spices.

In the mouth, the carbonation also feels a little coarse. Malt is there but not just subtly sweet (sweetness appears later), nicely balanced with nonaggressive citrus/floral hops.

An interesting, very unrefined beer that is nonetheless nicely balanced. The texture of carbonation was a weak point in my eyes. A fun drink, though not a session-er for me.

Serving type: bottle

11-26-2006 03:04:43 | More by tcfishler
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S: Smell is of lemon, grass, white pepper and slight clove. Also a bit of yeast. The nose is similar to a Tripel with the pepper and yeast aromas.

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Hennepin (Farmhouse Saison) from Brewery Ommegang
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