Saison | Funkwerks

BA SCORE
91
outstanding
568 Ratings
SaisonSaison
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Funkwerks
Colorado, United States
funkwerks.com

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.80%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Oxymoron on 11-22-2010

BEER STATS
Ratings:
568
Reviews:
133
Avg:
4.1
pDev:
8.05%
 
 
Wants:
86
Gots:
109
For Trade:
2
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Ratings: 568 |  Reviews: 133
Photo of puftdank
4.15/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of mkyer
4.21/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of a77cj7
4/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Gene-Colorado
4.5/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of einman
3.93/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of vette2006c5r
4.41/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Saison pours a golden color, with a long lasting, and lacing head. Big sweet and spicy aroma, lots of yeast and a flower like finish. Big strong spicy taste, hints of sweet fruit, and a dry finish. Good body and finish. Overall, a very top notch saison, big balanced flavor.

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Photo of Wasatch
4.5/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

11.2 oz. Bottle
Bottled On: 2016.12.06

Poured into a Tired Hands glass a very nice golden yellowish color, very nice carbonation, with a very nice thick/creamy/foamy one-finger plus white head, which leaves some pretty nice creamy sticky lacing behind. The nose is malty, yeasty, with some pretty nice banana/clove/pear notes, some licorice, with some wheat/grass. The taste is really nice, malty, yeasty, with some very nice banana/clove/pear, licorice, wheat/grass. Medium body, ABV hidden very well. Overall, another pretty tasty brew from FW.

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Photo of mmilyko
4/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of prowlingleo
4.68/5  rDev +14.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Rilesmiles
4.09/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of paulish
4/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of cbaz
4.12/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of evanwoertz
4.47/5  rDev +9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Tyecko
3.79/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of The-Adjunct-Hippie
3.73/5  rDev -9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Lots of active fermentation on this one. 3 fingers of stable head, a crystal gold color.

Fruity aromas, pepper, clove, banana, apricot, and metallic cantaloupe.

Flavor is much of the same, as if I took a slice of pineapple and put some pepper on it; some metallic harshness, bright fruity notes. More coriander, some clove.

Feel is pretty carbonated, a starchy dryness.

Overall it's pretty decent. Still not as great as Sofie or Colette though.

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Photo of jmh21
4.13/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of CraftFan5
3.76/5  rDev -8.3%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 5 | overall: 4

Photo of dmorgan310
4.03/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of moundbz
4.23/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Karibourgeois
3.5/5  rDev -14.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Bhawks10
4.37/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Hopstout
3.75/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Sound_Explorer
4.17/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of jkoogler
4.27/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of warlock_with_a_backpack
3.8/5  rDev -7.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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Saison from Funkwerks
4.1 out of 5 based on 568 ratings.
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