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Rock The Boat Saison - Adirondack Pub & Brewery

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Rock The Boat Saison
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BA SCORE
81
good

12 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 12
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.42
pDev: 14.62%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Adirondack Pub & Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: civicm87 on 06-17-2013)
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civicm87

New York

3.98/5  rDev +16.4%

COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Subtle hints of raspberry and a trace of watermelon refreshes the mouth. A Belgian influence with a kiss of New York State honey, for complexity, delivers a dry, refreshing finish to a very drinkable summer ale.

Brewery Info:
Address: 33 Canada St, Lake George, NY 12845
Phone:(518) 668-0002
Sunday hours 12:00 pm–10:00 pm

06-17-2013 01:03:15 | More by civicm87
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cestlavie

New York

3.75/5  rDev +9.6%

10-09-2013 03:22:21 | More by cestlavie
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dsshuck

Delaware

3.25/5  rDev -5%

10-26-2013 17:19:03 | More by dsshuck
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BGsWo22

New York

3/5  rDev -12.3%

07-27-2013 17:24:32 | More by BGsWo22
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TonyY

New York

2.5/5  rDev -26.9%

07-22-2013 19:25:05 | More by TonyY
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Brad007

Vermont

2.63/5  rDev -23.1%

It's cloudy (what is it with the lack of clarity in these brews?) with a reddish tint. Description claims that it's a saison but I'm leaning more toward fruit/vegetable beer.

Faint raspberry and watermelon flavors greet the nose. Supposedly, it's also brewed with honey but I couldn't find that with my nose.

The honey is in the body and the overall flavor is sour/bitter to the tongue. I'm not sure if they used extract or actual watermelon juice. As for the "saison" part, it's there but overshadowed by the fruit.

Lingering mix of raspberry/watermelon. Pretty weak finish.

Eh. Could use more body and something other than fruit extracts. It will probably appeal to people who like their beer like they like watermelon: sour and runny.

07-28-2013 04:03:58 | More by Brad007
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j0hnc2468

New York

3/5  rDev -12.3%

06-06-2014 01:22:42 | More by j0hnc2468
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AdamElb

New York

3.75/5  rDev +9.6%

07-08-2013 03:02:58 | More by AdamElb
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ironchefmiyagi13

New York

3.75/5  rDev +9.6%

06-21-2013 19:20:43 | More by ironchefmiyagi13
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StonedTrippin

Colorado

3.64/5  rDev +6.4%

im not sure id call this a saison, although faint Belgian yeast is detectable. this is a curious fruit beer, that pours a pink tinted light color with a short white head. the nose smells strongly of raspberries, somewhere between fresh and concentrated, and I hardly get the watermelon at all. light wheat malt, cleanish in first impression. the berries shit powerfully on the first sip, and are more sweet than tart, while the watermelon is more rind than fruit, and gives bitterness where hops falls short in this one. the sweetness is tamed by that, and the Belgian yeast adds some character and seems to ferment most of the sugars, which is why this beer finishes pretty dry. good carbonation too, and a really light and drinkable complexion. im not huge into fruit beers, and this one is a little girly for me, but I like the idea, but it would be cool if they used local fruits. not sure how many watermelons grow in the Adirondack park...

06-20-2013 18:58:26 | More by StonedTrippin
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Cooker_stp

New York

4/5  rDev +17%

08-27-2014 12:18:19 | More by Cooker_stp
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Scarfer_Brad

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +9.6%

07-02-2014 23:02:36 | More by Scarfer_Brad
Rock The Boat Saison from Adirondack Pub & Brewery
81 out of 100 based on 12 ratings.