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


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RATINGS: 1629   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.99/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Blend of 1, 2, and 3 year old lambics.
A true Geuze - a blend of 1, 2, and 3 year-old lambic, unfiltered and unpasteurized, and aged in the bottle for at least a year after blending. Refermentation in the bottle gives this Geuze its famous champagne-like spritziness. The lambic that goes into it is brewed only with 60% barley malt, 40% unmalted wheat, aged hops, and water, spontaneously fermented by wild yeasts, and matured in oak casks.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Bule (1525) - California, USA - SEP 7, 2015
750ml bottle pours a pale brown color with a bit of froth. Tar aroma that takes a little to get used to. Medium sourness, and mild oakiness with some tar. Interesting beer, but very enjoyable.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Hikeg (192) - - SEP 7, 2015
Pours flat a big greenish amber with big fluffy white head. Aroma is apple, cider, funk, exotic fruits, wood. Earth aromas, notes of dough. Pleasant finish. Body is medium, palate is watery, carbonation is average. Very nice and balanced.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
BRW (1752) - Barcelona, SPAIN - SEP 1, 2015
Bottle at BBF LAb. Golden colour with white head. Fruity, dusty and acidic aroma. Sour, fruity and dusty taste. Medium body.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
BeerViking (3601) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 30, 2015
Bottle at the brewery, golden with a big head, lemon sour and faintly strawberry nose, initial sweetness immediately turns to a complex sourness, dry and lightly earthy, bitter-sour with light spice and lemon.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Mesjasz (538) - Lodz, POLAND - AUG 28, 2015
Bottle. 2014 vintage. Hazy orange color, nice white head. Aroma is acidic, lemon, gooseberry, leather, barnyard, apple. Pure funk. Taste is medium to strong sour, dry but with moments of sweetness. Flavor is lemon, young grapes, sour apple, funky. Aftertaste is dry, tart with lemon zest, woody notes. Body is light to medium, medium to high carbonation. Lovely beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
karpik (307) - Sosnowiec, POLAND - AUG 28, 2015
Aroma of barnyard, horse blanket, some fruits (apple, pear). Pours golden, hazy with very nice and stable white head. Taste is medium sour, tart, funky, very complex. There is wood-like dryness, white fruits sweetness, some citrus. Brilliant!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
bgb1991 (131) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 26, 2015
Acidic aroma, green apple and salty. Head dissipates quickly, leaving a fizzy orange body. Bitter and dry upfront quickly followed by tart notes of bitter lemon. Thin body with high carbonation but true to style. Not a go to but a good intro to the style.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
willisread (1580) - Tokyo, JAPAN - AUG 22, 2015
375 ml bottle from Tanakaya. Pours a slightly hazy deep gold with a small lively off-white head. Lemon, green apple, young pear, lime zest, some almond along with hay, horse blanket and salt aromas present. Taste is very complex with lots of sourness and tartness intertwining with some wonderful almond, wood-like dryness. Bone dry on the finish with strong lemon pith flavors as well. Has a nice bit of salt noticeable as well.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Pointclick (35) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 21, 2015
incredibly rare tasting. sprtizy like a wine, sour like a spelt ale. complex and very satisfying. you wouldn’t believe it

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Turtles (1196) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 14, 2015
375ml bottle from Systembolaget. Hazy dark golden withwith creamy white head leaving behind rich lacing. Aroma is tart, sour lemon, ripe peach, green apples. Smooth and sour mouthfeel. Taste got oak barrels, cider, green apple, lemon up front. Turning mild sweet with peach and mango, some more ripe citrus. Complex and aged taste.

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