New Belgium's intriguing Sour Saison took years to perfect. The brewers worked tirelessly to brew a French-style Saison, while their wood cellar team worked to mature the perfect sour Golden Ale in large, French oak barrels called Foeders. The best of both worlds is brought-out with this Sour Saison – a traditional barrel-aged sour ale blended with a rustic, champagne-like farmhouse ale. On the nose are notes of citrus, spice, tropical fruit, wildflowers, bread dough, and a hint of barnyard funk. The palate is refreshing and funky, with a noticeable tartness. This beer is extremely food friendly, pair it with anything savory or salty.
New Belgium Brewing Company was founded in 1991 by Kim Jordan and Jeff Lebesch after a bicycle tour in Belgium from brewery to brewery. This inspired them to make unique beers back in Colorado. New Belgium has grown to be the 4th largest craft brewery in the US, but has not lost sight of their original goals.Read more