Tag Archives: Saison

Brekeriet Beer AB Picnic Sour Ale (2.2%)

At 2.2% this is almost a soft drink and yet it feels big and boisterous and full of good things. It has been brewed with wild yeast strains and lactic acid bacteria cultures which bring a needle sharp sour bitterness … Continue reading

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Wiens Brewing Co. Apricot Wheat (4.8%)

Brewed with apricot purée, I wasn’t really looking forward to this as I’m not a fan of this particular fruit. But I needn’t have been too concerned as the apricots, though adding a dry fleshiness to the beer, don’t take … Continue reading

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Tiny Rebel Brewing Co. Super Saison (6%)

Just the kind of beer for a day as hot as today, Super Saison is brewed with Kaffir Lime and Lemon Verbena and it’s crisp and sharp and refreshing. You find that earthy fug of Saison yeast loitering in the … Continue reading

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Oedipus Brewing Mannen Liefde (6%)

This is a terrifically dry little Saison that is bursting with lemongrass from the, um, added lemongrass. The beer pours a pale straw gold with a tiny ring of bubbles for a head and smells of honey and lemon groves … Continue reading

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Blackjack Beers Small Saison (4.5%)

This is absolutely lovely. A Saison with a reasonably low ABV but all of the flavour of its 6% brothers and sisters. The beer pours a pale gold with a little bubbly head and smells of orchard fruits and a … Continue reading

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