North End Brewing Saison Farmhouse Ale (440ml Can)
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. .
Fruity esters dominate the aroma. Clarity is good with a large foamy head on top. The addition of several spices and herbs create a complex fruity or citrusy flavor. Light to medium bodied with very high carbonation. Alcohol level is medium to high.