Tag Archives: Saison

Left Bank Brewery Incognito (6.5%)

Incognito is a Smoked Saison with Magnum and Sorachi Ace hops. I like that list of words in that order. And the beer tastes as good as it sounds. It pours a peachy gold with a frothy little head and … Continue reading

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Brew By Numbers 01|03 (5%)

When I saw this I was really excited, a Cucumber and Juniper Saison sounded lovely. And it doesn’t disappoint. This is a crisp, clear, knife sharp beer that pours a slightly hazy pale straw with a wispy little head and … Continue reading

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Torrside Brewing Co. Torrist Saison (9%)

Torrside decided to mix a Saison yeast with a big chewy malt bill, and what they’ve created feels very like a high volume Dubbel. And there’s nothing wrong with that. Pouring a rich mahogany brown, the beer smells of chocolate … Continue reading

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BrewChap Brewing Concern Mezcalhead (6.5%)

Our Ian really likes making beer. He’s damned good at it as well. Mezcalhead is a Smoked Agave Saison that came with a warning that told me, “it’s a bit feisty, so pour it carefully.” And so I did and … Continue reading

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Leeds Home Brew Club Belgian Beer Competition

“Would you like to judge a Belgian Beer Competition,” asked Ian during an internet natter. “Would I?” I replied, “yeah, go on then. What date is it happening?” Sadly I couldn’t get up to Leeds for the date in question … Continue reading

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