Wednesday, November 4, 2009
Ratebeer 3.75 96th percentile
Beer Advocate A-
I love a good saison style; they are big, sweet, spicey and refreshing. This one smells like a good one with spicy yeast, apricots and dried apples. You must watch the bottle when you pour. There is so much head it creeps out of the bottle. Yum..The taste is sweet maraschino cherries, apricots and other light pit fruits. All around these flavours is that wonderful spicy yeast/hops mix. At the end of every sip it provides that towel snap to your tongue.
The finish is dry, tart and very cider like. Green apples and spicy yeast linger not long enough.
Alcohol Content +1 8%
Be very careful with this one. It is very tasty.
This was very good, tasty and the corked bottle gives a nice presentation. Perhaps best paired with something spicy.
Ingame Enhancement +1
I must stop using this criteria; it really has nothing to do with beer. Any suggestion or comments for a new category would be greatly appreciated. What did I do... Tonight no one was on the L4D server so I played with myself. Wait.. No I played by myself.
Simply delicious. It was sweet, spicy and strong.
Farmhand Ale (Driftwood)
Le Merle Saison