Camoufleur
Grimm Artisanal Ales

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From:
Grimm Artisanal Ales
 
New York, United States
Style:
Saison
Ranked #309
ABV:
6.5%
Score:
90
Ranked #9,723
Avg:
4.1 | pDev: 5.37%
Reviews:
4
Ratings:
14
Status:
Active
Rated:
Jun 19, 2022
Added:
Feb 10, 2019
Wants:
  0
Gots:
  3
SCORE
90
Outstanding
Notes: Camoufleur is our new brett saison. It is step-mashed and brewed with 100% pilsner malt — very old world in execution! Spicy, funky, and laced with noble hop aromas. We blended this saison with just a smidgen of barrel-aged golden sour to achieve the ultimate balance and complexity. Dry hopping with Saphir hops brings extra tangerine and spice notes.
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Reviewed by Tony210 from New Jersey

4.04/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4
Pours a medium golden color, massive white foamy head. Funky citrus aroma. Very funky favor, light citrus, earthy. Medium carbonation. Overall an ok saison, this one has aged a year so it is not at its best.

6/19/22
500 ml bottle
4 rating
Jun 19, 2022
 
Rated: 3.98 by TeachChefs from Pennsylvania

Jan 23, 2020
 
Rated: 4 by Skellbop from New York

Oct 12, 2019
 
Rated: 3.93 by bluehende from Delaware

Jun 02, 2019
 
Rated: 3.8 by Chico1985 from Massachusetts

May 18, 2019
 
Rated: 3.94 by ThatAmateurBeerDrinker from New York

Apr 25, 2019
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Reviewed by malrubius from Vermont

4.88/5  rDev +19%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5
Bottle. CLEAR golden (I decant because that's how I like it) with dense rocky head and lace. Hay farmhouse funk and lemon pastry aroma. Similar medium light fruity sweetness with apricot. Citrusy dry finish. Light and champagne lively but still soft. TOTALLY FUCKING INCREDIBLE..
Apr 23, 2019
 
Rated: 4.11 by The_Kriek_Freak from Pennsylvania

Apr 14, 2019
 
Rated: 4.25 by bigred89 from Maryland

Apr 13, 2019
 
Rated: 4.04 by alexsergio from New York

Apr 12, 2019
 
Rated: 3.97 by edthehead from New York

Mar 27, 2019
 
Rated: 4.25 by BallsDeep from Florida

Mar 21, 2019
 
Rated: 4.02 by Gkruszewski from New York

Mar 16, 2019
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Reviewed by JerzDevl2000 from New Jersey

4/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
Picked this up recently at Grimm as I'm starting to get back into their bottled offerings. Lovely label and the liquid inside was on part with it, as it had a soft and floral feeling to it. Not terribly spicy for something of this sort but it had the taste I was expecting and it was so easygoing that *almost* made me forget how cold it's been outside!

The appearance of this beer was nice - muted, golden, and with some sediment floating in it. Not much settled down at the bottom of my pint glass but I didn't mind it being present at all. Lots of outdoor funk, yeast, and a bit of potpourri in the nose as the taste was quite wild as well. Some honeysuckle and hyacinth came in with a buttery mouthfeel tying everything in together. Low on spice and alcohol, the body was nicely balanced and there was plenty of soapy rings that fell into the next, as the mouthfeel was filling without feeling heavy.

The amount of booze present was just right as well as I really couldn't taste it, behind the yeast and natural-feeling notes. Not the best example of this style that I've had but it was quite enjoyable and easy to quaff, and not that dry in the aftertaste. A bit more fruit would have livened this up quite nicely!
Mar 07, 2019
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Reviewed by Greywulfken from New York

4.25/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
Brewed with brettanomyces, this is a hazy golden ale with a coupla fingers of head off a measured pour into a tulip... Moderate bitterness mutes the mild fruit impressions of murky grapefruit and subtle stone fruit... Herbal, grassy and floral aromas overlay a nice funk from the yeast... Soft and fuzzy, medium-light-bodied and amply carbonated... A nice saison...
Mar 07, 2019
 
Rated: 4 by eddiefl from New York

Mar 03, 2019
 
Rated: 4.16 by markartis from New York

Mar 02, 2019
 
Rated: 4.1 by LeftHanded666 from New York

Feb 20, 2019
Camoufleur from Grimm Artisanal Ales
Beer rating: 90 out of 100 with 18 ratings