Seizoen Bretta | Logsdon Farmhouse Ales

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Logsdon Farmhouse Ales
Oregon, United States
farmhousebeer.com

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
"Special Brettanomyces yeast provides added dryness and crisp complexity to the Seizoen Bretta. Bottle conditioned with pear juice for a natural carbonation."

Added by msubulldog25 on 06-03-2011

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,500
Reviews:
263
Avg:
4.29
pDev:
7.46%
 
 
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190
Gots:
262
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Ratings: 1,500 |  Reviews: 263
Photo of Lingenbrau
4.25/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Outstanding saison with just the right amount of Brett funk and tartness. Cheers!

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Photo of geodonnokepyo
4.19/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Smells floral, sweet, fruity
Taste is semi sweet, lemon grass, wheat, a little fruity, earthy funk at the end
Slightly dry

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Photo of krl2112
4.27/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of GRG1313
4/5  rDev -6.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of ClavisAurea
4.71/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

BB 12/2019 Bottle # 80998

Appearance: very hazy orange with a massive white and soapy head. The bottle was a gusher even though it was in the fridge for days. Damn you Brett

Nose: Brett funk, apricots, spicy hops, peaches, stone fruit, horse blanket but bot too strong, grassy, herbal, lactic sourness

Taste: magical. Follows the nose but with way more swetness. It was an absolute treat.

Overall: this was how a Brett Saison should taste like. Logsdon knows how to use the wild stuff.

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Photo of ajm5108
4.09/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Golden hue on the pour, head is a bit thin and not too frothy. Lots of Brett on the nose - classic loam & hay/straw/earth tones. Some light malt, maybe a little lemon as well. Taste features classic notes but everything seems a little muted. You get some Brett tang, some pale malt, some citrus / lemon notes, but nothing really pops. As it warms there is more of an earthy / cork note that emerges on the backend. Some faint herbal spice, cardamom mostly. Overall a very good beer but not top tier.

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Photo of Mike
4.12/5  rDev -4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Ginsbera
4.02/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of jack-ruby
4.6/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Photo of rspauldi
3.5/5  rDev -18.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of craigdb
4.06/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of GreenMind
4.19/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of BSanch8
4.17/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of THSmusicman
4.21/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of BlurryVisi0n
4.14/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Served in a pint glass.

Appearance: Cloudy golden Amber with a subtle white head maybe half a finger's length.

Smell: lemon skin and yeast with light spice notes. Think of nutmeg brewed with your tea.

Taste: Complex sweet lemon and pepper, yeast notes give it a unique sour feel.

Mouth: So sticky, oh man...good and bad. Medium carbonation doesn't make up for it..meaning the after the taste alone is beast.

Overall: good brew, and I do mean good...not crazy about saisons but this one I developed a liking to that is like black skin to a killer whale...no pun intended. Salud.

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Photo of NateMac13
4.35/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of JOldewurtel
4.44/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Sheppard
4.43/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pour a golden hue. It's a full color. Nice funky aroma. Nice sweet tropical fruit to it. Mango is most prominent for me. This is young, so may be it would develop more with time. It's really nice now though. There is a touch of bitterness. The mouthfeel is full too, it's not too thin. This is a beer to enjoy on a sunny, warm day.

In the past, I've described this as "Mango Frooti," which, of course, is fresh and juicy.

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Photo of ryanflc
4.39/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Photo of BeerAndFilm
4.78/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Knapp85
4.13/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of robear
4.27/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of petermethot
4/5  rDev -6.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of BillRoth
4.42/5  rDev +3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Had a 2013 that came out velvety smooth yet dry and crisp with excellent tartness. Nose and taste are ripe with stone fruit, hints of hops and a very satisfying restrained brett. Complexity was notable immediately, but really .took off as beer warmed a bit in latter half of bottle. The soft natural carbonation was just spot on. Masterful brewing.

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Photo of stompilator
4.71/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Seizoen Bretta from Logsdon Farmhouse Ales
4.29 out of 5 based on 1,500 ratings.
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