Dismiss Notice
We're celebrating 10 years of BeerAdvocate magazine with $10 print subscriptions for US residents.

Subscribe now!

3 Threads | McKenzie Brew House

Log in or Sign up to start rating.
BA SCORE
-
no score
Awaiting 10 Reviews
THE BROS
-
no score
Send samples
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
McKenzie Brew House
Pennsylvania, United States
mckenziebrewhouse.com

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by yourefragile on 06-28-2010

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
1
Avg:
4.42
pDev:
0
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
0
For Trade:
0
User Reviews
Reviews: 1 | Ratings: 1
Photo of yourefragile
4.42/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

I'm labeling this a farmhouse for lack of a better idea. From the menu description, "a blend of red, brown and blonde ales dry hopped with robust American simcoe while aging in French and American oak barrels. Very balanced with a light wild funk, fruity hop flavor and dry tart finish. 5.5 ABV, 25 IBU, 12.5 OG"

Pours a clear, dark copper with a bubbly quickly fading off whitehead. Aroma is initially dominated by the French oak, slightly sweet and strong notes of simcoe hops. Flavor is a phenomenal, unique blend of tart fruit, earthy hops, oak sweetness, lemon citrus. Reminds me of some of their other saisons but the dry hopping makes this very unique and remarkable. Medium thick bodied with fine carbonation, finish is dry, earthy and fruity tart. One of my favorite McKenzie concoctions lately, Id call this a must try.

 830 characters

3 Threads from McKenzie Brew House
4.42 out of 5 based on 1 ratings.
  • About Us

    Your go-to website for beer (since 1996), publishers of BeerAdvocate magazine (since 2006) and hosts of world-class beer events (since 2003). Respect Beer.
  • Extreme Beer Fest® Cometh

    February 3-4, 2017. Boston, Mass. Limited tickets available. Prepare for epicness.

    Learn More
  • 10 Years of BeerAdvocate Magazine

    We're celebrating 10 years of BA mag with $10 print subscriptions for US residents!

    Subscribe