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Brush And Barrel Saison | Long Trail Brewing Co.

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19 Reviews
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Brush And Barrel SaisonBrush And Barrel Saison
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Long Trail Brewing Co.
Vermont, United States
longtrail.com

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.10%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by puboflyons on 03-28-2014

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
19
Ratings:
93
Avg:
3.91
pDev:
19.44%
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
9
For Trade:
0
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Reviews: 19 | Ratings: 93
Reviews by Givemebeer:
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3.89/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A: Light golden with not much of a head and some lacing.

S: Lemony, grassy, clove

T: Spicy, banana, lemon, some subdued citrus, slightly phenolic, very slight tartness

M: light - medium bodied and fairly dry finishing with a lingering bitterness

O: This is a nice saison. Definitely on the clean side for a saison but a nice spiciness to it. Not the best I've had, but very good nonetheless. Try it out.

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3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

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4.25/5  rDev +8.7%

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4/5  rDev +2.3%

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4/5  rDev +2.3%

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3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

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3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

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4/5  rDev +2.3%

Photo of ChrisChagnon
4.25/5  rDev +8.7%

Photo of puboflyons
3.95/5  rDev +1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

From the 2014 batch. Sampled on March 28, 2014.

This has a slight foggy pale yellow pour with a short-lived white head. Decent carbonation.

The aroma is wonderfully traditional for the style with its Belgian biscuit malts, Belgian yeast, coriander, clove, and slight citrus backdrop.

The body is light to medium.

The taste is much like the aroma with the same yeast, malts, and spice character but the peppery finish and grass kick in to give this a modest, bitter finale. This is worth trying once.

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3.25/5  rDev -16.9%

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4/5  rDev +2.3%

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4.25/5  rDev +8.7%

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3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

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3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

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4/5  rDev +2.3%

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3.52/5  rDev -10%

Photo of jneiswender
4.49/5  rDev +14.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Poured out of a 1.6 ounce bottle into a tall wheat beer glass served cool

Somewhat cloudy straw gold body with a nice thick sticky white head

Spicy clove front some floral some earth smell

Spicy herbaceous front flavor. Fruit lingers near the end some slightly medicinal aftertaste

Light mouth feel

A nice enjoyable beer some enjoyable complexity might be a little bit too strong and alcohol

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4/5  rDev +2.3%

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3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

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3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

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3.25/5  rDev -16.9%

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3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

Photo of snowsurfer422
4.19/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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Brush And Barrel Saison from Long Trail Brewing Co.
3.91 out of 5 based on 93 ratings.
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