North End

Saison Farmhouse Ale

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North End - Salt & Wood Saison Farmhouse Ale

New World Saison
Originally brewed for the Wellington Brewday Festival under the name Le Chaleureux Rivage, our Saison combines the traditional spicy yeast character and dry sessionability of a Belgian farmhouse ale with the exotic tropical fruit of New Zealand hops.
The addition of black peppercorns and coriander seed gives a real depth of complexity The result is refreshing delicate and incredibly food friendly finding a match to everything from fragrant Thai curries through to rich pork dishes, pates and terrines. .
Tasting Notes:
Complex aromas of spice, and tropical fruit give way to a crisp dry palate that balances a lean malt backbone with fruity hop notes, orchid fruit and Belgian spice.
Food Matches:
Salmon, Thai, Mexican, Vietnamese, Cajun dishes, Terrines, Pate, washed rind cheese.
Ingredients:
Grist : NZ Pils Malt, NZ Mild Ale Malt, Australian Wheat Malt, Abbey Malt, British Golden Naked Oats
Other: Black Pepper Corns, Coriander Seed
Hops: Pacific Jade, Motueka
Yeast : French Saison, Belgian Saison , Ardennes Ale.
Stats:
ABV : 5.0%
IBU: 24
SRM: 12