Le Merle | North Coast Brewing Co.

Le MerleLe Merle
BA SCORE
75.3%
Liked This Beer
3.9 w/ 1,367 ratings
Le MerleLe Merle
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
North Coast Brewing Co.
California, United States
northcoastbrewing.com

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.90%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerBeing on 06-03-2007

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#6,655
Reviews:
524
Ratings:
1,367
Liked:
1,030
Avg:
3.9/5
pDev:
10%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
43
Gots:
168
Trade:
3
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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Poured from 375 bottle into a New Belgium Tulip

Appearance: hazy dark yellow. Initially a very frothy, impressive head that dissipates rather quickly.

Smell: not overly aromatic. Slightly grassy. Lemons.

Taste: Dry. Wow. That yeast really kicked up some phenols. Slightly bitter but mostly spicy. Kind of peppery. Lemons up front with a slight tropical fruit aftertaste.

Mouthfeel: This beer would be great with food. The palate scrubbing capability of this beer is very high. Holding this beer in your mouth is equivalent to having pop rocks in your mouth.

Overall: Not a bad Saison. I will visit this again in the future.

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Le Merle from North Coast Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 75.3% out of 100 with 1,367 ratings
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