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3 Fonteinen Druiven Geuze Malvasia Rosso

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

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RATINGS: 194   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.08   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Geuze made with red Malvasia grapes.


3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Damico (2680) - Royersford, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 13, 2014
Pours golden yellow with a ice whitish gray head. Aroma is a little too sublte, bringing spritzy grapes lightly sweetened and balanced with a bit of tartness. The flavor brings sweet and light grapey carbonation that goes down really smooth.

4.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
ineedbeer (882) - Oakland, California, USA - NOV 16, 2014
Aroma is rather funky with a really nice earthy, barnyard note. Lots of herbal, woodsy character. Nice acidity with hints of grape must and oak tannins. Pours a fairly clear golden orange with a large pillowy white head that recedes to a film on the edges. Flavor has less funky earthy notes, but the charter is definitely still there. Lots of bright citrus with some medium light grape akin notes. Light oak with faint tropical and stone fruit. Light mineral quality. Soft acidity. Mouthfeel is medium light with medium high carbonation. Low astringency and low alcohol warmth. Soft carbonation. Overall, a way better beer than I was expecting with more grape character than I thought there would be. After hearing from others who had tried the beer, this was a great bottle. One of my favorite guezes.

1.4
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
idontneedbeer (5) - Oakland, - NOV 14, 2014 does not count
Bottle at my husband’s tasting. Smells like sour vomit. Looks like beer. Tastes like five lemon sour faces. You could get some many delicious beverages for what this beer cost. EDIT: This is ineedbeer’s wife’s account. I don’t like beer, but I thought my reviews would be funny next to my husband’s.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Strykzone (5063) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - NOV 2, 2014
Sampled at a Halloween party. Nice funk to begin this with smooth but really interesting oak notes. Some lemon and vinous effects. Earthiness and wild yeast.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Staffan47 (880) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - OCT 20, 2014
Andreas har med sig en flaska. Spanmål och 3F från sin bästa sida i doften. Funkig, elegant och delikat. Syran hänger i mot slutet, men initialt är det oerhörd balans. Väldigt hustypisk! Så 3F få det bara sprutar om det. Låg och lagom ton av ättika. Champangeskott efter bara ett varv eller två på grimman, dock ingen gusher tack och lov.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Hansen (6873) - Assentoft, DENMARK - AUG 3, 2014
Amber coloured and unclear. Has a white head, medium duration. Heavy acidic aroma, sulfur, gunpowder, fruits. Heavy acidic flavor, more fruity notes, grapes, sweet too. Creamy, lightly astringent texture.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Zita (4915) - Assentoft, DENMARK - AUG 3, 2014
light sour fruit,golden, hazy, white foam, light sweetness, medium sourness, medium body, oily feel, soft carbonation, nice sour fruit finish.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
HenrikSoegaard (10771) - Randers, DENMARK - AUG 2, 2014
Bottle. Frothy White fair mostly deminishing head. Dark yellow colour. Fantastic impressive aroma. Great sour flavor. Long moderate sour finish. Creamy palate. Nice.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MattiasA (862) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 9, 2014
Backlog, bottle at Green Lion Inn 2011. Wood and barnyard, som hay and yeast and a hint of sweetness.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Enjoyit (3479) - Vadum, DENMARK - JAN 29, 2014
Bottle @ Too many geuze’s only one toilet, Ulfborg 2012. Clear golden of color with a white head. An aroma of oak, sweets, dry and weak raisins. A flavor of raisins, sour, dry and weak sweets.


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