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


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RATINGS: 499   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.12/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Editor’s Note: This listing is for a special edition geuze that must have a label as seen on the left: either yellow with a purple "vintage" line as shown, or a red color field. It is not for a vintage year of regular Drie Fonteinen Oude Geuze, which has its own listing.

Bottles pictured are reproduced with permission courtesy of Lambic.Info. Bottles shown include the various labels and size formats used for this geuze.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DocLock (8797) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 9, 2014
Hazy golden copper pour with fizzy head. Nose was tart, funky, fruity. Tasted very tart, with lactic sourness, fruit, funk, and a champagney finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
VictorStr (1740) - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - DEC 30, 2013
Stefannilssons, wihlan, Bishop HBG, TACK. Om man kan prata om balans och spontan så hade denna ölen det. Otroligt bra, frisk, del beska.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
stefannilssons (1550) - SWEDEN - DEC 30, 2013
Det här är galet bra, syrligt, sött, fruktigt, balanserat och alldeles, alldeles underbar. Det här kan vara, lär vara, den bästa geuzen någonsin.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
wihlan (403) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 30, 2013
Fruktansvärt underbar, härlig smak. Underbar bäska men tar inte överhanden. Helt underbar! Köp! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
daje (2782) - NORWAY - DEC 22, 2013
2007 Bottle shared with esp0r & edvard, september 27th 2013. Cloudy orange body, tiny white bubbly head. Aroma of grapefruit, barnyard, leather, berries. Taste is extremely refreshing, with a very nice balance between the sweet and sour stuff, fresh citrus fruits, funky yeast, hay, wood, and a slightly sweet malt character. Great stuff!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Godofthecellar (677) - NYC, New York, USA - DEC 9, 2013
vintage 2002 thought i rated this but apparently didnt. poured a dark amber with big foamy head. poured side by side with 2008 vintage and you could really see the difference in color. smell and taste of cheese. a finely aged geuze. vintage 2002 is on the same level as the best geuzes ive ever had, awesome

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
stoutnick (801) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - DEC 4, 2013
2007 vintage - yellow bottle. Peach. Mild aroma of funk. Taste is very smooth for a oude gueze, not overly astringent, very tangy, sharp tropical fruits. Overall, decent gueze, but lacks a certain something - might be the 2007 wasn’t the year.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kazin (325) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 22, 2013
Notes from backlog. Nice funky acidity, a lot of tropical fruit, and a touch of vinegar.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dfonorow (1749) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 16, 2013
Bottle. Hazy gold/brown with a thin white head. Aroma is very funky and sour with notes of tropical fruit, oak, and citrus. Flavor is very sour upfront but fades into a fruit and oak finish. Hints of lemon, barnyard, and apples.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
mathieuc (2484) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - NOV 12, 2013
UPDATED: AUG 24, 2015 Thanks to Tom for sharing this gem! Pours a light copper with a thin fluffy white head that leaves good lacing. Aroma is of citrus and wet hay, well made. Taste is softly tart, funky and loaded with tart green apples. Mouthfeel is nondescript but was light and refreshing. Moderate carbonation. This is really elegant like most of the other 3F offerings, really glad to have had the opportunity!

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