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Hi again everybody!  Sorry that I have been fairly quiet this November, but life has been pretty hectic lately and after all the blogging I did back in October I needed to step back for a bit.  Anyway, I wanted to make sure I got this review up since this was a special beer for me. I said a little while ago that I had probably had my final beer from Pretty Things, but then some friends from out of state went and surprised me!

Beer Name: East Kent Saison

Brewery: Pretty Things Beer and Ale Project

Style: Saison

ABV: 5.6%

Description: Bottled back in October 2015, this was brewed with pale malt, English ale yeast, and Whitbread Goldings hops.

Appearance: It poured a cloudy yellow/light copper body that got topped off by a thin white foam.

Smell: Sweet malts with some yeasty notes on the end.

Taste: The sip began with sweet caramel malts.  The sweetness then gave way to some mild yeasty notes and a mild floral bitterness.

Mouthfeel: Just about medium-bodied with a consistent bubbly carbonation.

Hype: High levels of nostalgia, though more for the brewery than this particular beer.

Overall: While I think this might have shown some signs of age in terms of how the tastes all came together, I still found myself really enjoying this.  Considering how well this 5.6% saison was tasting over three years after bottling, I really wish I had more of this one when it was still rolling off the bottling line.