Saisonniére

Belgium
Judges Ratings 
1 Review
90
Aroma:
23 / 24
Flavor:
36 / 40
Appearance:
5 / 6
Mouthfeel:
8 / 10
Overall Impression:
18 / 20
Description 

Saisonnière is brewed with 20% wheat for a style-shifting beer that is part Saison, part wheat beer and part golden/pale ale. Like the best of Hildegard's beers, Saisonnière is deceptively simple on first sip and elegantly simple with a gently building complexity.

Profile

ABV: 
6.0%
IBUs: 
50
Served at: 
40 - 45°
Judges Review 
BC Review's picture
Judges Rating:
90
Aroma:
23 / 24
Appearance:
5 / 6
Flavor:
36 / 40
Mouthfeel:
8 / 10

Producing a small range of beguilingly complex beers, Urthel’s brew master Hildegard van Ostaden recently introduced Saisonnière, which falls somewhere between saison and golden ale. Showcasing the brewer’s finesse, the aroma is a nuanced blend of faintly crackery Pils malt, fruity esters,...

Brewery Introduction

One of the most creative brewers today is a woman, Hildegard van Ostaden.

As brewer of Urthel from Ruiselede, West Flanders, she created Urthel beers in the authentic Flemish brewing tradition taking the time at Bierbrouwerij De Koningshoeven in Berkel-Enschot.

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