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3 Fonteinen Armand’4 Oude Geuze Lente

Formerly brewed at Brouwerij 3 Fonteinen
Style: Lambic Style - Gueuze
Beersel, Belgium


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RATINGS: 332   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.25/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Armand’4 Oude Geuze is a blend of 1, 2 and 3 years old lambic, brewed, aged, blended and bottled by Armand Debelder. Limited blend! Ingr.: 60% malted barley, 40% wheat, aged hops and water. Limited edition! Armand’4 Oude Geuze is een mengeling van 1, 2 en 3 jaar oude lambiek, gebrouwen, gerijpt, geassembleerd en gebotteld door Armand Debelder. Eenmalige assemblage! Ingr.: 60% gerstemout, 40% tarwe, overjaarse hop en water. Beperkte oplage! Released at Toer de Geuze 2011 on May 1, 2011. 6% ABV, bottles of 75cl.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
marcus (8688) - Sacramento, California, USA - MAY 22, 2016
Bottle at Heeren van Liedekercke. Pours dark gold with a thick beige head and a magnificent fruit aroma. There is a mellow tart fruit flavor with a huge yeast presence and a dry finish. The lacing sticks to the side of a gueuze glass until the last drop.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
bhensonb (13611) - Woodland, California, USA - MAY 22, 2016
750 at Heeren de Liedekercke. Pours orange Amber haze with a large beige head. Aroma is tart/sour citrus. Med body at least. Begins with a wash of fruity geuzue flavor. Yeast. Mildly sour. Fruit suggest orange a bit. Earthy. Damn near to die for.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
sdmmb (1571) - USA - MAY 16, 2016
Drunk from 75cl bottle bought direct from the brewery. Fantastic. Slightly darker than the normal geuze/lambic. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kustie (698) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 8, 2016
Bottle. Hazy orange color with white head. Aroma has fruits, yeast, berries. Taste is quite sour with long fruity aftertaste. Flavors of berries, fruits, malt, vinegar.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Klimaet (1397) - Aarhus N, DENMARK - MAR 25, 2016
Bottle @ Koelschip, Copenhagen. Pours copperish orange with a medium white head. Aroma is herbal, spicy, subtle earthy notes, oaky, sweet stone fruits, sweet orange. Taste is pretty acidic, mineralic, herbal, overripe stone fruits, oaky, mouldy.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
drfabulous (6021) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - MAR 10, 2016
Bottle shared at Todd’s. No words for this one other than dry light funk apple very mellow. Excellent.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Bov (11500) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - MAR 6, 2016
from Erzbierschof - hazy red-orange beer with a long lasting foam; woody with notes of green apples, cheesy and funky with hints of cork and redcurrant; full-bodied, creamy palate yet fairly sour; quite dry with a long lingering sourness; aftertaste of flowers, red berries and cheese - great !

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ineedbeer (1607) - Oakland, California, USA - FEB 16, 2016
Poured from a bottle. Aroma is interesting with a lot of spicy, herbal notes. Some light over ripe stone fruit notes. Light oak notes. A bit of a weird aroma, which may be oxidation? Pours a hazy, golden copper color with a small, white head that shows good retention as it recedes to the edges. Light lacing and small legs. Flavor is slightly sweet with moderately strong acidity. Nice mineral notes. Lots of herbal, earthy notes with a light spiciness. Some bitterness with light oak notes. Some moderate over ripe stone fruit notes. Mouthfeel is medium bodied with medium carbonation. Low astringency and low alcohol warmth. Overall, a nice beer but I was expecting more from Lente. It hasn’t aged well and is a bit oxidized. Finishes flat and has a lot of stone fruit.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
linusb (610) - SWEDEN - FEB 13, 2016
A: Deep orange, light brown with a huge white head N: Funk, Farmhouse, pear, grapefruit T: Funk, figs, orange, pear, apple O: Outstanding! So smooth and nice!

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ctipping (999) - Florida, USA - NOV 25, 2015
750 mL bottle. Bottled 3/19/2010.Unknown original review date. Gusher. Overflowed after popping the cork. Nice white head and good retention. Hazy orange body. Unbelievable aroma. Lemongrass, hay, and a huge funk. Fresh and light. Immense aroma, even if it’s as delicate as a gueuze aroma gets. Taste mimics the smell, but more acidic than funky. Lemongrass and hay. A touch sweet in the finish. Good barnyard in the background, but it isn’t the headliner. Overly carbonated. So carbonated that the bubbles are more noticeable than the beer at points. Makes it light and effervescent, but I feel like it distracts from the flavors. Incredible flavors, especially coming in the nose. Light and refreshing. Maybe not the intensity I expected and usually get from a 3F gueuze, but excellent nonetheless.

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