Four (#4) | Upright Brewing Company

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334 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Upright Brewing Company
Oregon, United States
uprightbrewing.com

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
"Four is truly a light yet flavorful beer. The recipe uses a good portion of wheat and incorporates a sour mash into the process to make it slightly tart and extra refreshing. It has delicate aromas and flavors that span a range of floral, grassy and herbal notes. The finish is extra dry and makes the beer a great beverage to pair with food, especially various cheeses and shellfish."

Malts and Grains: pale, wheat, and munich, rolled wheat
Hops: hallertauer mittlefruh
Yeast: french saison

Added by msubulldog25 on 05-02-2009

BEER STATS
Ratings:
334
Reviews:
105
Avg:
3.98
pDev:
10.3%
 
 
Wants:
25
Gots:
48
For Trade:
2
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Ratings: 334 |  Reviews: 105
Photo of barczar
3.88/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Very floral aroma, with a clove phenol character, confectioners sugar sweetness, pear, and lemon adding complexity. There's a hint of funk.

Flavor reveals lemon pith and a big wheaty, bready malt backbone. There's a soft sweetness initially that becomes savory mid palate, finishing a bit watery. Minerally notes and peach surface as it warms.

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Photo of 5pmsomewhere
4.37/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

A fantastic beer for those seeking something refreshing and light that has more character than beers with significantly more IBU and ABV. Pours like a semi-cloudy day with a light head and a huge citric hop note right off the bat. Drinks like liquid silk, but presents a challenge (what's that taste? Orange rind, leather, fresh mulch?) to the palette on each sip. Long lasting incredibly pleasing finish. This is one to cherish.

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Photo of KensWorld
4.18/5  rDev +5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of CavemanRamblin
3.75/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of almostjay
3.44/5  rDev -13.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Lucnifter
4.29/5  rDev +7.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Axnjxn
4/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Devman171
4.22/5  rDev +6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Bottle pours yellow with big white fluffy head. Aroma is light bread and yeast spices. Taste is light and crisp malt with a nice light Belgian spice and slight tart and dry finish, love this

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Photo of fehrminator
4/5  rDev +0.5%

Photo of gurumojo
4/5  rDev +0.5%

Photo of RachaelAgnes
4.04/5  rDev +1.5%

Photo of JasonR1975
3.6/5  rDev -9.5%

Photo of Lare453
3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

Photo of ChrisISO_SJ
3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

Photo of olradetbalder
3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

Photo of Jtrigonis
3.84/5  rDev -3.5%

Photo of random846
4.25/5  rDev +6.8%

Photo of deebo
4.24/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of BeerNDoggerel
4.5/5  rDev +13.1%

Photo of DRBiser
3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

Photo of oriolesfan4
3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

Photo of dexterk1
3.92/5  rDev -1.5%

Photo of JC271
3.72/5  rDev -6.5%

Photo of Shnanign
3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

Photo of beernads
3.25/5  rDev -18.3%

Four (#4) from Upright Brewing Company
3.98 out of 5 based on 334 ratings.
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