Pink Boots Saison | Drake's Brewing Co.

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Brewed by:
Drake's Brewing Co.
California, United States
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Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by womencantsail on 12-02-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
8
Reviews:
3
Avg:
3.57
pDev:
8.68%
 
 
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Ratings: 8 |  Reviews: 3
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3.75/5  rDev +5%

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4.25/5  rDev +19%

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3.5/5  rDev -2%

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3.75/5  rDev +5%

Photo of shleepy
3.43/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

On tab at Handles in Pleasanton, CA on 1/25/2012.

A: Clear, golden color. Small head with tiny white bubbles. Very lager-like appearance.

S: Sweet, maybe a little grassy, smell.

T: Balanced sweetness and grassy hops. A bit candy-like but pleasant (and less candy-like than Orval, for example). Just a hint of fruitiness.

M: Light body, very drinkable.

O: Good saison, for an American brewery. Very drinkable and pleasant, albeit not too complex.

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Photo of jibbyvonjibb
3.48/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

On tap @ Handles Gastropub, Pleasanton

Color is golden. Almost completely clear.

Grassy hops. Sweet malt.

Sweet malt. Spicy. Slightly sour , dry finish.

Well carbonated, which creates a silky texture. Body a bit thin and watery.

Not a bad saison, though not overly complex either. Well, at least it's dry, which unfortunately is a rarity among other american interpretations of the style.

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4/5  rDev +12%

Photo of womencantsail
3.58/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

On-tap at Drake's Barrel House

Pours a fairly clear golden color with a fluffy white head. A nice fruity, estery aroma. A bit of spice, mostly pepper, and yeast. Some bready malt and wheat, too. Sweet bread and a touch of sugar. Some light fruits like apples. A subtle spice flavor as well as yeast. Light to medium bodied with medium carbonation.

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Pink Boots Saison from Drake's Brewing Co.
3.57 out of 5 based on 8 ratings.
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