Flora | Hill Farmstead Brewery

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Hill Farmstead Brewery
Vermont, United States
hillfarmstead.com

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.80%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Wine barrel aged Wheat Saison fermented with resident microflora.

Added by SFLpunk on 10-03-2010

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#200
Reviews:
109
Ratings:
726
pDev:
8.3%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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Batch 7 drank on 12/29/17

Really a wonderfully done beer. The barrel comes through perfectly and that HF funk is totally present. I’d have to assume Chardonnay is the wine barrel with the nice lighter citrus coming through. Lemon and white peach and barnyard hay are all perfectly balanced. Lovely offering from the Hill

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4.44/5  rDev -0.4%
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2014 vintage
Look: Bright clear yellow with 2 inch white head. Has medium low carbonation.
Smell: Pears, white wine, hay, and brett.
Taste: Lightly tart, Pears, white wine, hay, and minerals.
Mouthfeel: Light and complex.
Overall: A great wine barrel aged saison from Hill Farmstead.

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Flora from Hill Farmstead Brewery
Beer rating: 4.46 out of 5 with 726 ratings
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