Works Of Love: Brasserie Thiriez
Hill Farmstead Brewery

Works Of Love: Brasserie ThiriezWorks Of Love: Brasserie Thiriez
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Hill Farmstead Brewery
Vermont, United States
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4.14 | pDev: 5.8%
Jun 30, 2021
Oct 13, 2015
In July of 2015, our dear friends Daniel Thiriez and Marielle Paquet of Brasserie Thiriez joined us at the brewery, so Shaun and Daniel brewed a barrel-fermented wheat and oat ale on the small system. This edition of Works of Love aged and matured over the course of six months in oak barrels, developing into an elegant, sophisticated representation of the friendship and respect shared between our two breweries.
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Reviewed by GreesyFizeek from New York

4.39/5  rDev +6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
This one pours a slightly hazy golden yellow color, with a small head, and lots of lacing.

This smells like funky pear, clove, citrus rind, white wine, and fresh cut grass.

This is definitely somewhat of a forgotten entry in this series. It's still holding up well, despite the age. I have no idea if it's fallen off at all, as I never had it fresh. It leans more Belgian-ish than the typical HF saison, with less tartness and more dry clove/pear like funk to it. There is some acidity, but nothing intense at all. There's a nice pleasant grassiness to this, with a hint of stone fruit rind, and a dry yeastiness.

This is light bodied, clean, with a soft and light mouthfeel. There's a very nice drinkability to it.

It was a wonderful opportunity to try this old dusty beer. It's held up much better than it should've, given the age.
Jun 30, 2021
Rated: 4.17 by Run4theRoses from South Carolina

Mar 26, 2019
Rated: 4.02 by mltobin from Connecticut

Jan 16, 2019
Rated: 3.84 by user785335 from Florida

Dec 04, 2018
Rated: 4.25 by duceswild from Heard & McDonald Islands

Jun 03, 2018
Rated: 4.5 by oline73 from Maryland

Apr 28, 2017
Rated: 4.25 by AMCimpi from New York

Feb 22, 2017
Rated: 4.48 by chippo33 from Vermont

Nov 30, 2016
Rated: 4.25 by BEER88 from North Carolina

Nov 23, 2016
Rated: 4.27 by billab914 from Virginia

Sep 03, 2016
Rated: 3.89 by siege06nd from Virginia

Sep 03, 2016
Rated: 4 by atrocity from Virginia

Aug 23, 2016
Rated: 3.44 by thatoneguymike from Georgia

Aug 23, 2016
Rated: 4.24 by doremite from Vermont

Aug 17, 2016
Rated: 4.02 by IrishColonial from Texas

Aug 10, 2016
Rated: 4.35 by Dicers from California

Aug 07, 2016
Rated: 4 by TheSevenDuffs from Canada (ON)

Jul 18, 2016
Rated: 3.9 by BakaGaijin from Canada (ON)

Jul 17, 2016
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Reviewed by TX-Badger from Texas

4/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
Pours a slightly hazy pale yellow golden color with white fizzy head. Funk, citrus, tartness, some light and dark fruits on the nose; follows onto the palate. Light bodied. Finishes funky with plenty of tartness.
Jul 06, 2016
Rated: 4 by rodmanfor3 from Vermont

Jul 01, 2016
Works Of Love: Brasserie Thiriez from Hill Farmstead Brewery
Beer rating: 92 out of 100 with 52 ratings