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Brewed by:
Nodding Head Brewery
Pennsylvania, United States

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.00%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by stakem on 04-04-2012

BEER STATS
Ratings:
7
Reviews:
1
Avg:
3.78
pDev:
14.55%
 
 
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Ratings: 7 |  Reviews: 1
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2.36/5  rDev -37.6%

Photo of TheFightfan1
3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

Photo of DustinSWB
3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

Photo of ColForbinBC
3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

Photo of stakem
3.82/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

"Akin to a Grisette, that is a low alcohol Belgian-style Blonde Ale. Hop forward with a lighter body. Served unfiltered."

Served in a pint glass, the brew appears a pale straw color with a thin white cap. Parchy to webby lacing effect sticks to the glass. A light swirl revives the cap.

The smell includes bubblegum, clove, fruit and peppery spices from the yeast. Overall not a bold or aggressive offering, just well balanced and clean smelling.

The taste is dry and peppery with a pear to apple skin flavoring. Thete is some clove spiciness and a bitterness from the hops that is grassy to herbal. A very faint straw grain inclusion is present but without adding any sweetness.

This is a very light bodied brew that is crisp and lively with carbonation. It is a fairly easy drinking sessionable offering that I could drink a few of if given the opportunity. Nothing outrageous here but worth checking out if the opportunity presets itself.

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4/5  rDev +5.8%

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4/5  rDev +5.8%

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3.78 out of 5 based on 7 ratings.
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