Devlin
Goose Island Beer Co.

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Beer Geek Stats:
Style:
Farmhouse Ale - Saison
ABV:
7%
Score:
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Avg:
4.17 | pDev: 10.07%
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
4
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Goose Island Beer Co.
 
Illinois, United States
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Notes: Wine Barrel-aged Red Saison with Brettanomyces claussenii. Claret color, oaky cabernet aroma, cherry pineapple flavor, medium body.
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Reviews by tjsdomer2:
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tjsdomer2 from Illinois

4.67/5  rDev +12%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Appearance: Ruby-amber-brown. Decent foam and lacing. Rather thick.

Smell: Fiery bourbon and oak. Some dark fruit as well. Raisins in particular. Fairly malty as well, especially the caramel variety.

Taste/Mouthfeel: Lots of bourbon. Strawberries as well, which I did not expect. Definitely some grassy notes and maybe a hint of lemon. Finishes with the burn of a nice bourbon. Rather medium-bodied for such high alcohol.

Overall Drinkability: I wish I could've gotton a growler of this. Definitely the real deal and one of the best by Goose Island.

Jan 09, 2013
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Devlin from Goose Island Beer Co.
Beer rating: 4.17 out of 5 with 4 ratings