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De Cam Oude Lambiek

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Brewed by Geuzestekerij De Cam
Style: Lambic Style - Unblended
Gooik, Belgium

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 376   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.85   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Unlike many other unblended oude lambik, there exists both draft and bottled versions of De Cam Oude Lambiek.

Please note the age of the sample you are reviewing when entering your rating. While many factors determine whether you have had "Jonge" or "Oude" Lambik, a general rule of thumb is to enter 1 year-old or older lambik under "De Cam Oude Lambiek" and anything less than 6 months-old under "De Cam Jonge Lambiek".

For those between 6 and 12 months of age, you should take in to consideration the character of the lambik. Samples presenting themselves as hazy/cloudy, with some head-formation and residual sugar should be entered as "Jonge Lambik", while those that are drier, higher in clarity and with little/no head formation should be entered as "Oude Lambik".


2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
nilsas (1336) - Bryne, NORWAY - AUG 25, 2014
Syrlig duft av stikkelsbær og annen frukt. Dunkel gulbrun farge. Ring av skum langs kant. Syrlig smak av stikkelsbær og andre frukter.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AndySnow (3115) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 24, 2014
How: Bottle.
Where: RBESG 14 Grand Tasting.
Appearance: Hazy golden colour with a small white head.
Aroma: Vinous, acidic, sour, apple.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Vinous, sour, fruit, apples.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Sledutah (4660) - Utah, USA - AUG 23, 2014
RBESG grand tasting
Clear golden with a small white head, no lacing. Aroma is tart and cheesy. Taste is tart, citrus with a dry finish
Nice

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RichTheVillan (2748) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 12, 2014
Bottle drank during RBESG; hazy orange pour with zero head, cheese and fruit aroma, sour, funky lemon taste, grapes, barnyard, a hint of apple, cheese rind.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Alengrin (1296) - BELGIUM - AUG 10, 2014
Five year old lambic by De Cam, available bottled since 2004. Limited bottle refermentation lends it a weak, quickly desintegrating head, but the mouthfeel remains flat as expected from an unblended lambic. Soft and quite mellow as typical for old lambic, lemony, some woody bitterishness in the finish. One for the ardent lambic lover.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SVD (563) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 9, 2014
@ Camping Ratebeer, Orange beer, sour aroma and taste, hmm not bad, but not a fan

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
olsvammel (3030) - Örebro, SWEDEN - AUG 8, 2014
Bottle from Dranken Geers in Belgium. Funky and fruity smell with grapefruit. Similar taste. Sour with a sourness that reminds me of fresh fruit. Not overpowering. Very refreshing.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ansjelaah (1356) - Westelbeers, NETHERLANDS - AUG 2, 2014
@campingratebeers?14. Red purple color and no head. Smells and tastes fruity, cherries, red fruit, paint.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 18/20
sherm1016 (1134) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 31, 2014
750ml bottle from West Lakeview, split with my bride. bottle 2/2012. Pours a clear amber color with no real head to speak of. Aroma is funky, earthy, vinegar, lemon. Medium on the palate with no carbonation. Flavor is sour, tart, lemon, some earthy funkiness, with a light tart finish. Very interesting. Very different from a normal Gueuze.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dEnk (3781) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - JUL 19, 2014
Bottle @ camping ratebeer. Aroma is horse blanket, barn, dust, fruity notes. Flavour is light sourness, fruity and dusty, red fruits. Nice one.


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