Saison De Lis | Perennial Artisan Ales

Saison De LisSaison De Lis
BA SCORE
3.84/5
553 Ratings
Saison De LisSaison De Lis
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Perennial Artisan Ales
Missouri, United States
perennialbeer.com

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Belgian-Style Saison brewed with Chamomile Flowers.

Fermentation is too clean and industrialized. Chamomile was thought to be a preservative within industrialized breweries trying to export.

Added by hooliganlife on 10-21-2011

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#10,990
Reviews:
84
Ratings:
553
pDev:
9.64%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
25
Gots:
83
Trade:
4
HISTOGRAM
 
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Photo of Zorro
3.23/5  rDev -15.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Chill hazed golden beer with a tall white colored head.

Smells sweet and strongly of flowers. Scent of coriander and black pepper. Scent of honey and powdery yeast. Smells distinctly like a honey ale.

Starts out neutral in sweetness and not strongly flavored. Tastes flowery but not to an offensive level. Mostly tastes like conventional Saison really. Nothing off about it but not real exciting either.

Mouthfeel is light.

Overall very inoffensive, just not real exciting.

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Photo of Hopheadjeffery
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Twelve ounce serving tasted in a snifter from draught at Firkin on September 8, 2017.

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Photo of Ssippisam
4.11/5  rDev +7%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of CPAles
3.85/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of dustin22martin
3.96/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of StormAles
3.76/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Rilesmiles
3.96/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Lucular
3.5/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of chitownfanatic21
3.61/5  rDev -6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Brob245
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of MooseBoose
4.17/5  rDev +8.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of MizzouBrew
3.98/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Poured from champagne style bottle into a wine glass. Pours a cloudy yellow-orange with a thin white head. Floral smell, great Belgian saison taste with a semi-dry finish. Light bodied. This is a great summer brew.

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Photo of bouncepass
4.5/5  rDev +17.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of heysuz
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of brittanylicious
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jmg480
3.56/5  rDev -7.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of BrewskiBrandon
4/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Danmullens1
3.88/5  rDev +1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of StephenCollinsMarshall
3.6/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of CSO
4.09/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of bound4er
4.02/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

My first PAA beer.

Turbid straw appearance with a fluffy two finger white head. Smells of grain (mainly bread and cracker), white pepper and earth. Flavor profile comes across very clean on the palate with grainy bread, Weiss beer estery banana, pepper and lingering yeast. Feel is spot on for the style. Nothing profound here but it is damn refreshing and easy to drink. Probably best suited for a hot July day.

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Photo of FrauTotenkinder
4.19/5  rDev +9.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Hazy yellow, slight head stays until near the end.
Floral smell. Poured in oversized wine glass and everyone in room appreciated smell.
Taste herby and follows nose. Dry finish.
Simple kind of tasty. Enjoyed with French bread and Irish cheese.

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Photo of kraticus41
4/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of brocktune
3.87/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of durlta
3.67/5  rDev -4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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Saison De Lis from Perennial Artisan Ales
Beer rating: 3.84 out of 5 with 553 ratings
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