Cloutier's Farmhouse Ale | Brugge Brasserie

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Brewed by:
Brugge Brasserie
Indiana, United States | website

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Summer

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Added by Thorpe429 on 09-28-2011

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13.24%
 
 
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3.97/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

From the menu: "Tart farmhouse ale brewed with yeast believed to be related to northern French red wine yeast."

On tap at Brugge Brasserie last weekend. Served in a tulip.

Pours a moderately-dark brown with a thin off-white head that didn't last too long and didn't leave behind much lacing. Thin collar throughout. The nose carried a bit of light acidity, both lactic and a very mild acetic character. A bit of bready malt and very mild sweetness plus a bit of pepper and earth.

The flavor was along the same lines, really making it seem like a blend between a saison and a Flanders Red, maybe 75% of the former if it were a blend. Good feel with light acidity and a slightly dry finish, though the beer itself was a bit chewy. Really nice overall.

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Cloutier's Farmhouse Ale from Brugge Brasserie
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