Matt's Burning Rosids | Stone Brewing

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Matt's Burning RosidsMatt's Burning Rosids

Brewed by:
Stone Brewing
California, United States

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.50%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by DerrickW on 01-03-2014

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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3.53/5  rDev -7.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours a hazy orange amber color with a small cap of white foam.

Smells of fruity and smoky notes.

Tastes of the sweet and tart fruits layered with smoke. Fruits lead off with apple and pear along with some white grape with a little tartness. A touch of grainy sweetness comes through to support the fruit. Smoke comes next and adds some depth, although I can't say I like the combination too much. Finishes a little spicy and brings it back to the typical saison feel.

Mouthfeel is medium with a slightly assertive amount of carbonation.

Overall, I only kind of like this. I think Stone hit the profile they were looking for, but it isn't a great combination of flavors.

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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

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3.98/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Got a 22 oz.

Pours into a large wine glass and got minimal lasting head but nice lacing. Very bright gold with bubbling

Nose is not strong but can detect some bananas, Belgian hops and spices.

Taste is unique. Apricots and oranges, malt, tropical fruits, spice, honey and a hop aftertaste. At first I thought it was a Belgian hop but not so sure because I don't get much lemon.

Mouth feel is mildly carbonated. Alcohol is present due to the 10.5%.

I find this an interesting and somewhat intense beer. One of a kind and probably made once?

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Usually don't drink saisons so maybe this will change my mind.

Pours a deep clear orange with a finger of head.

Smells very Belgian with strong yeast notes. Very similar smell to a tripel.

Again tastes a lot like a tripel, a little bit lighter however. A hint of a boozey burn but at 10.5 that's expected. Some light fruits present there too. Aftertaste is very complex. I get salted meats and cheeses somehow, very different from the regular flavor.

Medium carbonation, good lingering aftertaste that leaves an impression.

I was impressed with this one. I think I will start looking for saisons more often now.

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Matt's Burning Rosids from Stone Brewing
3.81 out of 5 based on 1,276 ratings.
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