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


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RATINGS: 1586   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.99   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.

NeuroPliny's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
NeuroPliny (229) - Calgary, Alberta, - MAY 9, 2014
355 cc bottle shared with JB. Pours cloudy amber with a large but quickly fading off white head. Aroma is sour grape skin, hay, apple, and citrus. Flavour is barnyard yeast, funk, grape skin, sour yeast, with an astringent tart finish. Wonderful champagne fizzy mouthfeel with heavy carbonation. I love this lambic!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Nijstrom (228) - Turku, FINLAND - OCT 4, 2015
Bottle. Green apples, funk, barnyard, hay, wood and citrus. Very sour and slightly sweet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
procraste (248) - FRANCE - OCT 3, 2015
Acidité franche et citronnée qui claque bien sur le bout de la langue. Jolie et rafraîchissante. Chouette donc même si je manque encore de recule pour juger le style ...

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RhetoricalAns (636) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 29, 2015
Golden-orange pour, tall white head. Not a lot of lace but leaves a thin cap. Pear and lemon aroma. Taste is strong citrus with an astringent sour finish. Higher carbonation. Great refreshment on a hot day.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Hoprider (207) - DENMARK - SEP 24, 2015
Pours almost clear golden orange with a large frothy head. The nose is clean with sour hay, some leather, metallic stoney notes, lemony notes but it’s all very refined and subtle. The taste is much more powerful with sour lemon zest, brett, earthy, mineral flavours. The mouthfeel is lively and the whole thing is very mouthwatering and fresh. An absolute bargain of a gueuze that does it for me every time.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
villevav (364) - FINLAND - SEP 19, 2015
[2015-09-11] Appelsiininkeltainen, samea. Valkoinen vaahto. Tuoksu hapan, maanläheinen. Maussa korostuu happamuus ja kypsä valkoviinimäinen hedelmäisyys. Suutuntuma runsaan hiilihappoinen.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MarkoNm (1830) - Novo mesto, SLOVENIA - SEP 14, 2015
From a bottle at Bevog 2nd anniversary. Pours a hazy orangey color, topped with a very small, almost no white head. Aroma of white wine, a bit soury and cellar quality to it - not too strong, though. Taste slightly fruity and mildly sour. Acidic finish. Very nice. Superbly drinkable and enjoyable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
charule (1741) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 10, 2015
Bottle at 3F. Poured clear orange with intense white head. Aroma light funk tart salt. Light carb med bod. Tastes pretty bitter grains drying.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Bule (1340) - 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 (105) - - 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 (1589) - 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.

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