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Tank 7 Farmhouse Ale - Boulevard Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

2,919 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 2,919
Reviews: 732
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 10.58%
Wants: 145
Gots: 355 | 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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look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A - Very cloudy orange, thick creamy head, good retention. Decent lacing.

S - Earthy, pepper, citrus, phenol, and alcohol.

T - Slight amount of citrus, good amount of earthiness, some pepper. Dry and tart.

M - Crisp, medium mouthfeel.

O - Very drinkable. I don't like it as much as Hennepin, but it's good stuff.

Serving type: bottle

11-06-2011 06:10:40 | More by lancecenter
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Tank 7 Farmhouse Ale from Boulevard Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 2,919 ratings.