S9 Nobel Saison | Transmitter Brewing

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BA SCORE
4.02/5
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14 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Transmitter Brewing
New York, United States
transmitterbrewing.com

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Grainy with light floral notes Subtle orchard fruit with notes of dried grass and hay are wrapped around a firm, balanced bitterness.

Added by dar482 on 05-19-2015

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#16,461
Reviews:
3
Ratings:
14
pDev:
6.22%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 14 |  Reviews: 3
Photo of smithj4
3.92/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of heymikew
4/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Gkruszewski
4/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of elamb106
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of fx20736
4.62/5  rDev +14.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Awesome dry clove beer

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Photo of dextermcgurk
3.68/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of StJamesGate
4.32/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Hazy bright blonde with piles of loose white froth. 4
Lovely barny, floral, fresh, bagel dough nose. 4.5
Clean pils malt, cidery bite, honey, then cut grass, a touch of lemon peel, slight farmyard-ish washed cheese rind, and herbal end. 4.25
Fizzy, clean, light. 4


Bangin’. Touch of sour, rather than white pepper phenols, keeps it clean. Otherwise, every nook of the classic style. Could go toe to toe with Beaux Vieux. 4.5

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Photo of JakerLou
4.09/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of swanfungus
3.69/5  rDev -8.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of BMart
3.78/5  rDev -6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of metter98
3.86/5  rDev -4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A: The beer is crystal clear golden yellow in color and has a moderate amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a finger high bright white head that gradually died down, leaving some specks of bubbles on the surface and a thin collar around the edge of the glass.
S: Light to moderate aromas of fruity yeast are present in the nose along with notes of grainy malts.
T: The taste starts off with flavors of fruity yeast—pears seem to stand out in particular—along with notes of earthy yeast and notes of grainy malts.
M: It feels a bit shy of being medium-bodied on the palate and has a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This saison is easy to drink and has some refreshing properties. The fruity yeast aromas and flavors are a lot different compared to the spicy flavors you typically get. This might not be preferred by someone who likes traditional saisons, but I found it to be quite enjoyable, especially for a beer during the summer months.

Serving type: bottle

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Photo of JohnofUpton
3.94/5  rDev -2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of PVMT
4.14/5  rDev +3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bottle pour at Transmitter Brewing 8/22/15.

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Photo of dar482
3.99/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

The beer comes in a rich golden color.

The beer offers up a Brett character up front of artificial banana and hay. There's a light biscuity malt in the middle. The beer offers lots of pear juice fruity flavors and then dries off very clean. A touch of hop bitterness.

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S9 Nobel Saison from Transmitter Brewing
Beer rating: 4.02 out of 5 with 14 ratings