Great Lakes The Saison With Low Self-Esteem | Great Lakes Brewery

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Great Lakes Brewery
Ontario, Canada | website

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by Sammy on 08-26-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews by liamt07:
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4.1/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

On tap at Volo for Night of the Funk, served in a tulip. A Saison fermented with 3 brett strains (although I didn't catch which ones Mike actually put in this one).

Poured a pale golden orange, good sized head. Hazy body, with some mild retention and light lacing. Nose is spicy and peppercorn-y, citrus and orange zest. Hints of funk. Taste has more orange and citrus zest, pepper and light wheat notes. Some pungent and almost deodorant (?)-like flavours that were difficult to pin down. Good body, almost pulpy and lightly chewy. Very drinkable and quite a pleasant and intriguing saison.

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3.44/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Night of Funk at Bar Volo. Good saison, though smells of locker room sweat, after workout armpit. cloudy golden yellow coloured body with decent head and lace. Good drinkability. Mostly a story of pepper, but Brett carried the day. Drink first before the stronger alcohol beers and hoppier beers wipe clean the palate. Above Average mouthfeel, very good drinkability.

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Great Lakes The Saison With Low Self-Esteem from Great Lakes Brewery
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