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Old 10-16-2008, 10:49 PM   #1
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I just picked up a six pack today and damn is it good. Really nice blend of hops and malt. Saranac - Matt Brewing Company - Home
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Old 10-17-2008, 02:06 PM   #2
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Saranac and SA are my two go to commercial brews. My wife has been picking me up up Saranac's summer sampler every week when she does her shopping. Just about time for that to go away and move on to thier fall sampler packs
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Old 12-22-2008, 01:43 AM   #3
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I just got one of their sampler packs (lager, black & tan, ipa, pa, black lager, brown) and am pretty impressed so far. Drinking the lager right now and loving it. Will have to look more into this brewery.

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Old 12-22-2008, 01:19 PM   #4
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Pritty decent brews, they all seem to have this same background bitterness (very slight). I am absolutely in love with their Pumpkin ales and find that it's one of the best around.
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Old 12-22-2008, 09:19 PM   #5
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Saranac brews are pretty solid. Their regular and summer sampler packs are the best! Their winter sampler is usually way over the top. I hear the Vanilla Stout in this year's winter pack was awful.

Their O'fest is good.

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Old 01-17-2009, 02:27 AM   #6
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didnt know they made october fest, pretty sad since i grew up less than 15 miles from the brewery. i will have to look for it next year!

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