Brewed by 3 Fonteinen
Style: Lambic Style - Gueuze
Beersel, Belgium


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RATINGS: 592   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.75   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Blend of 1, 2 and 3 year old lambic. Fermented and lagered in oak vessels. This beer has no head, just like lambic. The lambic is brewed with 60% barley, 40% wheat, last years hop

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hammerhead01 (41) - Louvain-la-Neuve, BELGIUM - NOV 30, 2013
37.5cl bottle vintage 2010. Pours gold with a small white head.Taste is rather sweet and not so sour as I would expect. But quite nice

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Mora2000 (5681) - McKinney, Texas, USA - NOV 24, 2013
Thanks to errl for sharing this bottle. 2006 vintage. Orange pour with a very a few bubbles but no head. The aroma is awesome and I almost don’t want to drink the beer - I just want to smell it. I get some great funk and brett notes as well as some orange citrus. The flavor has some great oak and leather notes as well as the classic 3 Fonteinen funk. Incredibly complex and interesting. Medium mouthfeel and no carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kazin (187) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 22, 2013
Notes from backlog. Medium acidity, and a slightly faded taste. No carbonation. Expected more but not disappointed.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MrHangover (2456) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - NOV 15, 2013
Bottle @ tasting, 2006 vintage. This vintage really seems to find it’s way around here and popping up everywhere.. Pours a clear orange beer without any head. Aroma is oak, sherry and very vineous. Big fruity base with some age on it. Flavor is light sour, age took off the edges from this one, oaky and bretty. Really refreshing after some massive barrel aged imperial stouts. Very nice, balanced brew. Good stuff.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jmgreenuk (4334) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - NOV 14, 2013
Bottle courtesy of MrHangover. Poured a cloudy dark amber with a round white head. The aroma is smooth acid vinegar citrus. The flavour is medium sour with a big vinegar palate. Light bodied with flat carbonation. A nice beer to taste and fine in small quantities, but the vinegar starts to dominate eventually and i’m not a big vinegar fan.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
UDBeernut (1708) - Moving to Jax, Florida, USA - NOV 9, 2013
2006 bottle poirs slightly dark golden. Minimal head. Slight foot, thin body. Light sour finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Zer0 (1126) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - OCT 24, 2013
2006 vintage. 75cl bottle at home. Pours murky brown with no head at all. Aroma is vinegar, funk, some tart, some fruits and some basement. Light to medium sour and medium sweet. Might be past it’s best date. No carbonation.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
esox (1064) - Oulu, FINLAND - OCT 12, 2013
Bottled 07/12/2006. Hazy orange, almost no head. Complex, quite sharp aroma. It has red currants, wood, vanilla, eucalyptus, earthy leaves and wet leather. Musty, sourish flavor is medium dry. Lots of acidity, like fresh grapefruit juice with a touch sugar. Woody and herbal finish with leather and berry skins, good tannins. A touch of vanilla and delicate perfumes in the very late finish. Medium body, flat texture. Sophisticated and delicious. Complex yet easy to drink. Well aged.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
merc7186 (2085) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - OCT 10, 2013
Bottled: 2006 A: Mildly Hazy Golden Hue, Passes Most Light, White Head Ring, Some Lacing S: Funky as hell, seriously funky gym socks nose T: Mildly Sour Mash, Hay, Mild Apricot M: Decent Carbonation, Medium Bodied, Mildly Sour Overall, freaking well balanced, nose was super funky but taste balanced out so well.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Staffan47 (873) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - OCT 6, 2013
Funkig och härlig. Viss kärvhet. Kärv. Tröttnar efter några hundra klunkar men bra att bryta av med ...

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