Brewed by Brouwerij 3 Fonteinen
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
Beersel, Belgium


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RATINGS: 578   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.17/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Made with 30% raspberries from the Payottenland, and 5% sour cherries. In commemoration of the late Gaston Debelder, founder of the 3 Fonteinen blendings;

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
dreddy (17) - Austin, Texas, USA - FEB 21, 2012
HUGE thanks to xpimptastikx for bringing this beer to our impromptu/epic tasting last night. 750ml corked & caged bottle into a Ranger Creek tulip. Hommage pours with a rosy, violet-amber hue studded with a fine yeasty haze. A pink, Valentine’s day head retains surprisingly well. Gorgeous beer! Sadly, the aroma has not held up to age as well as the appearance. Big phenolic notes greet the nose alongside a leathery, cheesy, funky armpit presence. Cooked asparagus and green olives were suggested, and I agree. However, sniff past the pickled funkiness and there are some nice acetic berry tones lurking beneath. All is forgiven upon the first sip. This Lambic is heavenly in flavor, with a super tart lactic punch to the sides of the tongue offset by a decadent, funky raspberry jam note in the middle. Mouthfeel is dry, tart, and refreshing with a perfect carbonation level. Overall, an amazing beer; I am grateful that I got the opportunity to try Hommage. It’s a shame the nose hadn’t held up, but the deliciousness more than makes up for that fact. Thanks again Michael!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
llkc (1370) - århus, DENMARK - JUN 22, 2016
Duft blid duft af hindbær rød frugt frisk sødlig svag sur kant, smag frisk sødlig rød frugt hindbær frisk frugt blød blid smag

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
DroolYeast (915) - Aalborg, DENMARK - JUN 20, 2016
From a 2015, 75 cl bottle. Aroma is tart with some brett, cherries and raspberries - Mostly cherries actually. Clear red/orange colour, no head. Light+ sour and light bitter taste. Light+ body, dry feel, cherry sour finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Whatup14 (1491) - Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, CANADA - JUN 19, 2016
Bouteille 750ml au Québec Ratebeer Gathering. Couleur orange brûlé trouble, fine mousse blanche. Arôme de levures sauvages, champignon, framboise, mentholé. Goût de framboise, champignon, acidité moyenne-élevée, levures sauvages. Carbonatation moyenne-élevée, corps moyen.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Camons (9620) - Hasselager, DENMARK - JUN 11, 2016
Bottle 2015 vintage, Smag på Øllet Lambic smagning @ Cafe Albert. Pours deep reddish golden, no head. Aroma is light sour, barnyard, light dusty, leather, rich fruity, tart raspberry, tart cherry, woodnotes. Flavor is sour, wood, barnyard, rich tart fruity, grapes, rich raspberry, light sour cherry. Medium body, soft carbonation, fruity light acidic finish. 110616

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
ansalon (2733) - Stockholm, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - JUN 9, 2016
Pours clear raspberry red with almost no head. Aromas of raspberry, cherries, red currant, funk, oak, crisp. Taste is very fruity with some floral and musky notes and faint bitterness. Mouthfeel is tart and surprisingly creamy with moderate carbonation. Ridiculous.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
kryon (2527) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - JUN 9, 2016
Pours hazy cherry with minimal head Aromas tart of cherries, raspberries, red currant, cracked garden branch, grass Taste has tart notes of raspberries, Mouthfeel is lovely crisp and creamy, tart, medium carbonation, no bitterness, medium bodied

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Ktwse (3743) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 9, 2016
Pours cloudy burgundy with nearly flat pink head. Aroma of raspberries, cherries, bretta, red currant, grass, bretta. Taste is rich tart, raspberries AND cherries, rich tart finish. Light, crisp AND creamy body with average carbonation. This is amazing!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
djd07 (8764) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUN 8, 2016
8500th rating. 2013 Euro bottle thanks to Minh. Pours a pours a cloudy dark ruby with small off white head that lasts. The aroma is strong raspberry, funk, oak. Thick body, jammy berries, funky, light acidity, wood, really enjoyed this one.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
gregwilsonstl (1896) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - JUN 3, 2016
Strong raspberry/cherry aroma. 2007 vintage. Very crisp. Not sweet, not puckering, not a raspberry bomb, not a cherry bomb. Not extreme in any way that I would expect. Rich, not sweet. Thx Vyvvy.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Alusmamuts (1419) - LATVIA - MAY 20, 2016
Red hazy with small white head. Slightly sour aroma with good raspberry note. Limbic sourness well balanced with raspberry sweetness. Some feeling of physical raspberry presence. Slightly sour aftertaste.

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