LongShot Lemon Pepper Saison | Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

LongShot Lemon Pepper SaisonLongShot Lemon Pepper Saison
BA SCORE
3.6/5
287 Ratings
LongShot Lemon Pepper SaisonLongShot Lemon Pepper Saison
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
Massachusetts, United States
samueladams.com

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.40%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by smcolw on 04-02-2010

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
250
Ratings:
287
pDev:
10.83%
Bros Score:
4
 
 
Wants:
2
Gots:
3
Trade:
0
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Poured from a 12 oz. bottle into a half-pint chalice.

A: Slightly hazy, medium golden color with less than one finger of diminishing white foam head. Light lacing remains on the glass.

S: A mixture of esters, crisp phenolics, and Belgian aromatic malt.

T: Begins dry, with strong esters and bready malt. Acidity is restrained into the middle where malt becomes more crisp and crackery. Herbaceous hops emerge in the finish with a thread of savory cooking spices--notably cumin.

M: Thin to medium viscosity, slightly syrupy on the palate, with low carbonation.

D/O: A fairly straight-forward saison, whose dry flavor is undermined somewhat by the syrupy texture. Advertised flavors are well-integrated, practically hidden, although other herbal and metabolite flavors fall within appropriate bounds.

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LongShot Lemon Pepper Saison from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
Beer rating: 3.6 out of 5 with 287 ratings
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