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Saison - Hinterland Brewery Restaurant

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121 Ratings
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Ratings: 121
Reviews: 28
rAvg: 3.64
pDev: 15.93%
Wants: 3
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Hinterland Brewery Restaurant visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  6.30% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: brewcrew76 on 04-08-2012)
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Photo of Greggy
3.75/5  rDev +3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pint Bottle poured into beer clean glass.

A- Pours a two finger bright white head which settles into a nice cap after a minute. Very good sticky white lacing. Body is golden yellow with ample fine sediment.

S- A definite lemon and pepper on the nose as well as some coriander and clove. I get a little bit of the characteristic yeasty saison yeast and some definite sweetness.

T- Starts out with ample lemon, some coriander, orange peel and just a little bit of yeast on the finish which eventually dries out. I wish I got a lot more yeasty character here.

M- Low carbonation. Smooth Finish.

O- I had this on another occasion and remembered much more yeasty saison characteristic. Either way, this is a good beer I would enjoy again in the future.

Greggy, Mar 12, 2013
Photo of RblWthACoz
2.38/5  rDev -34.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 2

Whew. This tastes like I am biting into a pile of herbs or something. It's way overboard, and the saison tones are quite soapy. No balance at all here. I think that after recently trying Liopard Oir, my standards for a saison have been refreshed in my mind. Unfortunately, this comes nowhere close. A miss, in my book.

RblWthACoz, Mar 06, 2013
Photo of weonfire
3.75/5  rDev +3%

weonfire, Feb 19, 2013
Photo of buschbeer
4/5  rDev +9.9%

buschbeer, Jan 20, 2013
Photo of DangerDawg
4/5  rDev +9.9%

DangerDawg, Jan 20, 2013
Photo of TaylorK
4.75/5  rDev +30.5%

TaylorK, Jan 13, 2013
Photo of sinistarfab
4.5/5  rDev +23.6%

sinistarfab, Jan 13, 2013
Photo of tastymug
2/5  rDev -45.1%

tastymug, Jan 12, 2013
Photo of wingman14
3.5/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours a dark golden yellow with a foamy white head. Smell is lemon, clove, pepper, some yeast. Taste is clove, lemon zest, pepper, and some yeast. Mouthfeel is light , good carbonation, lots of flavor. The lemon lingers in the aftertaste. Overall a powerful beer, interesting flavors but a bit overpowering for my tastes.

wingman14, Dec 27, 2012
Photo of scruffwhor
3.48/5  rDev -4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Hrd to keep the chunky sediment out of the glass. Pretty good bubbling and a strong film of foam that leaves some sticky lace and for almost all sixteen ounces.

Earthy, Spring fruit nose. Smells yeasty and dry with a just hint of melon.

Pretty sweet, yeasty flavor to this saison. One of the sweetest of memory. Dry banana and melon mixed in a light earthy melange of sweet toasted malt and soft hopping.

Palate is carbonated, but not as bubbly as I like in my saisons. Palate is dry yet oily on teh back of the tongue.

scruffwhor, Dec 23, 2012
Photo of wyatt13
3.75/5  rDev +3%

wyatt13, Dec 19, 2012
Photo of bskrtz
4/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Served cold in glass pint at Fat Pour, Chicago

A) Hazy golden straw with soapy white head. Shines bright when held to the light

S) Sour dough, banana, clove, apple pie. Lots of yummy stuff.

T) Smooth and refreshing. Sweet caramel malt, mild hops. lemon zest

M) Mediium body with ample carbonation, mild esthers

O) Excellent interpretation of the classic farmhouse ale.

bskrtz, Dec 15, 2012
Photo of Hardy_Brew
4.25/5  rDev +16.8%

Hardy_Brew, Nov 15, 2012
Photo of davek72
4/5  rDev +9.9%

davek72, Oct 25, 2012
Photo of doucmehu
4.25/5  rDev +16.8%

doucmehu, Oct 16, 2012
Photo of Jman_01
3.75/5  rDev +3%

Jman_01, Oct 09, 2012
Photo of Bubukar
3/5  rDev -17.6%

Bubukar, Oct 08, 2012
Photo of sourgrass
2.75/5  rDev -24.5%

sourgrass, Sep 22, 2012
Photo of jcmittag
2.5/5  rDev -31.3%

jcmittag, Sep 09, 2012
Photo of derkfromwi
4.25/5  rDev +16.8%

derkfromwi, Aug 26, 2012
Photo of mattafett
3.25/5  rDev -10.7%

mattafett, Aug 14, 2012
Photo of MaxOfMetal
5/5  rDev +37.4%

MaxOfMetal, Aug 12, 2012
Photo of TheQuietMan22
4.1/5  rDev +12.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Serving type: 16-ounce bottle. No freshness date.

Appearance: Poured into a tulip. The color is very hazy gold. Around two fingers of off-white head dissipated to leave a thin lacing and ring around the edge.

Smell: Tame Belgian farmhouse funk lets fruity notes of orange, lemon, and grapefruit shine. It also has sweet apple and clove/pepper spice; it is very reminiscent of hefeweizen. Funky hefeweizen, that is.

Taste: It offers a surprising kick of spice to the back of the throat. The effect reminds me of curry but the flavor is more like white pepper. The other flavors create a well-balanced mélange and nothing really stands out like it does in the smell: light funk, orange, lemon, grapefruit, and spicy clove.

Drinkability: I am impressed. This may have turned me into a fan of saison.

TheQuietMan22, Aug 09, 2012
Photo of denimdemon
3/5  rDev -17.6%

denimdemon, Aug 04, 2012
Photo of thebigredone
3.75/5  rDev +3%

thebigredone, Jul 29, 2012
Saison from Hinterland Brewery Restaurant
83 out of 100 based on 121 ratings.