Saison Vieille Artisanal - Leopold's Apple Whiskey Barrel-Aged | Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project
Colorado, United States
crookedstave.com

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by brentk56 on 03-24-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
26
Reviews:
2
Avg:
3.79
pDev:
7.39%
 
 
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Appearance: Arrives with the liquid a cloudy peach color; not much head and just a bit of spotting

Smell: Floral and apple tones with a bit of lemony funk

Taste: Herbal flavors, up front, with apple and lemon tones building; the funk grows a bit, after the swallow, but the finish is tart, with green apple and lemon flavors

Mouthfeel: Medium body with low carbonation

Overall: Having had a number of outstanding Crooked Stave beers on my recent trip to Denver, I was a little disappointed in this one - not bad at all, just not to the same level as some of the others that were tapped for Colorado Beer Week

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Saison Vieille Artisanal - Leopold's Apple Whiskey Barrel-Aged from Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project
3.79 out of 5 based on 26 ratings.
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