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Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Saisons are sturdy farmhouse ale that was traditionally brewed in the winter, to be consumed throughout the summer months. Not so long ago it was close to being an endangered style, but over recent years there's been a massive revival; especially in the US.

This is a very complex style; many are very fruity in the aroma and flavor. Look for earthy yeast tones, mild to moderate tartness. Lots of spice and with a medium bitterness. They tend to be semi-dry with many only having touch of sweetness.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 5.0-8.0%   [ ? ] 

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Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs Bros
Hennepin (Farmhouse Saison)Brewery Ommegang7.704.155,42495
Tank 7 Farmhouse AleBoulevard Brewing Co.8.504.184,05895
SofieGoose Island Beer Co.6.504.13,746-
Saison DupontBrasserie Dupont sprl6.504.183,62693
Saison-BrettBoulevard Brewing Co.8.504.292,770100
Brooklyn Sorachi AceBrooklyn Brewery7.204.12,24394
Fantôme SaisonBrasserie Fantôme8.004.271,708-
Pepe NeroGoose Island Beer Co.6.403.741,673-
Saison RueThe Bruery8.504.111,592100
Jack D'orPretty Things Beer & Ale Project6.404.041,53796
Saison Du BUFFDogfish Head Brewery6.803.771,487-
Noble RotDogfish Head Brewery9.003.851,46187
ArthurHill Farmstead Brewery6.004.361,408-
Colette Farmhouse AleGreat Divide Brewing Company7.303.851,40092
CynicAleSurly Brewing Company6.703.981,312-
Bam BièreJolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales4.503.921,223-
Allagash InterludeAllagash Brewing Company9.504.211,22194
AnnaHill Farmstead Brewery6.404.351,214-
Avec Les Bons VoeuxBrasserie Dupont sprl9.504.171,19084
Seizoen BrettaLogsdon Farmhouse Ales8.004.291,176-
Saison Du BUFFStone Brewing Co.7.703.81,17680
Le MerleNorth Coast Brewing Co.7.903.91,172-
Surette Provision SaisonCrooked Stave Brewery & Taproom6.204.191,06195
Opal - Proprietor's ReserveFirestone Walker Brewing Co.7.503.941,034-
Cellar DoorStillwater Artisanal Ales6.604.031,034-
Rabbid Rabbit3 Floyds Brewing Co.7.403.76982-
Helios (V Saison)Victory Brewing Company7.503.83981-
Prairie HopPrairie Artisan Ales8.004.19923-
Prairie StandardPrairie Artisan Ales5.204.03904-
Stone SaisonStone Brewing Co.6.003.54893-
Red Barn AleThe Lost Abbey6.703.94891-
Guava Grove SaisonCigar City Brewing8.003.9988194
Cucumber SaisonCigar City Brewing5.003.68877-
Prairie AlePrairie Artisan Ales8.204.06877-
Peche 'n BrettLogsdon Farmhouse Ales10.004.46875-
Allagash Saison AleAllagash Brewing Company6.103.85835-
Stateside SaisonStillwater Artisanal Ales6.803.93834-
Grassroots Brother SoignéGrassroots Brewing5.004.43790-
Heavy Seas - Red Sky At Night (Saison Ale)Heavy Seas Beer7.503.66786-
BirraPrairie Artisan Ales4.203.77785-
Vieille Artisanal SaisonCrooked Stave Brewery & Taproom4.203.98771-
Bam NoireJolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales4.303.78765-
Swing Session SaisonVictory Brewing Company4.503.54754-
ForetBrasserie Dupont sprl7.504.0275077
Blue Moon Short Straw Farmhouse Red AleCoors Brewing Company5.403.0973573
CarnevaleThe Lost Abbey6.503.96713-
HaliaGoose Island Beer Co.7.504.15693-
Grassroots Arctic SaisonGrassroots Brewing6.004.08681-
Love Buzz SaisonAnchorage Brewing Company8.004.27673-
Prairie 'MericaPrairie Artisan Ales7.504.1167095
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