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Tank 7 Farmhouse Ale - Boulevard Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

2,846 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 2,846
Reviews: 730
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 10.58%
Wants: 136
Gots: 324 | FT: 12
Brewed by:
Boulevard Brewing Co. visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Most breweries have at least one piece of equipment that’s just a bit persnickity. Here at Boulevard we have fermenter number seven, the black sheep of our cellar family. Ironically, when our brewers were experimenting with variations on a traditional Belgian-style farmhouse ale, the perfect combination of elements came together in that very vessel. You could call it fate, but they called it Tank 7, and so it is. Beginning with a big surge of fruity aromatics and grapefruit-hoppy notes, the flavor of this complex, straw-colored ale tapers off to a peppery, dry finish.

38 IBU

(Beer added by: grumpy on 06-19-2009)
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Flounder57

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3.93/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

12 oz bottle was poured into a tulip glass.

Appearance: The beer is a hazy golden straw yellow with some floaties. Half inch head has reduced to a thin layer. Signs of carbantion coming up through the center of the glass.

Smell: vanilla, yeasty esters, tangerine, grapefruit, and citrus like aromas, spiciness, apples, pears, and some bready notes too.

Taste: citrus flavors come out first, followed by vanilla, spiciness, bready malts, and some sweetness towards the end to balance it off.

Mouthfeel: medium to high carbonation, light to medium bodied, a little smooth and tastey, and very dry.

Overall: A very nice saison/farmhouse ale to add to eh collection. Will be hitting this up again in bottle or draft. Not sure about the floaties, but still a solid beer and happy they did not affect my review.

Serving type: bottle

04-03-2012 06:42:42 | More by Flounder57
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Tank 7 Farmhouse Ale from Boulevard Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 2,846 ratings.