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


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RATINGS: 1550   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.98   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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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.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Acetobacter (816) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 7, 2011
Enjoyed from a 12oz bottle in a wine glass. The beer pours a medium yellow to very light golden color, with a small white head. Aromas of Brettanomyces and tartness. Flavors that seem to show several different strains of the aforesaid "wild" yeast, along with the remnants of lactic bacterium. The beer is revelatory in the sense that it shows the true art of the blender, who created this nectar from three seemingly disparate products. Absolutely amazing, and worth every penny.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ogniskowicz (400) - POLAND - JUL 4, 2015
Aromat to cała paleta dzikusów, ale stajnia, stęchłe siano i spocony kuń zostały zepchnięte przez zapach przypominający skórkę sera pleśniowego. Do tego delikatna owocowość kojarząca się z fermentującymi jabłkami. W smaku - piękna kwaśność, ale nie tak ogromna jakiej bym się spodziewał, jest cierpko, ale całość skontrowana jest goryczką (!) - absolutnie nie chmielowego pochodzenia (znów przychodzi na myśl ser pleśniowy. Owocowość i aromaty beczkowe dopełniają całości - niebywale pijalnej i orzeźwiającej - to piwo to fantastyczne wspomożenie na takie upały jakie panują obecnie.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
yourilevesque (301) - Quebec, CANADA - JUL 1, 2015
Gueuze très rafraîchissante par cette canicule pesant sur la terrasse du Moeder Lambic. Bière orangée, très trouble et très mousseuse. Arômes très boisées et sauvages. De cuir et du bois. Je me sens à la ferme. On sent toutefois de profondes vapeurs acétique impropres à l’habituel milieu fermier. En bouche, la bière est d’une acidité remarquable et présente des arômes de pomme verte, de chêne et de brettanomyces. Excellente et franchement rafraîchissante oude gueuze!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
martin00sr (1537) - Haderslev, DENMARK - JUL 1, 2015
Hazy light orange, stable airy white head. Bretty aroma, apples and notes of leather. Sour and bitter flavour, malt and lemon peel. Creamy, fluffy mouthfeel, high carbonation with a good bitter bite.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
chris__hartley (314) - Ontario, CANADA - JUN 30, 2015
It pours hazy gold with straw highlights; the head is off white and mousse-like. The aroma has notes of: hay, horse barn, sulfur, boiled eggs, toasted barley, and oat bran. The taste is super heavy sour and lightly bitter; there are notes of: lemon juice, horse barn, oat bran, and black vinegar (chikiang vinegar). The palate is full bodied and has medium carbonation, with a long finish. Overall, buckle up bitches it’s going to be a bumpy ride - thoroughly complex.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
alkolas510 (849) - Vänersborg, SWEDEN - JUN 28, 2015
Pilsnerfärgad med stort vit skum. Doftar och smakar som en suröl ska göra men lite "fegt"! Riktigt bra iaf!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RafeAU (368) - Kingston, AUSTRALIA - JUN 26, 2015
bottle from plonk. best before Feb 2022. pours bubbly clear amber with creamy white head. aroma is sour with a bit of funk. intense sourness, low bitterness. High carbonation, creamy in the mouth. Nice refreshing sour.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
laakus (57) - Nossebro, - JUN 26, 2015
Golden brown hazy color with a big white head. Nose is fruity somewhat bananalike and also bacteric not too pleasant. Taste is very, a bit yeasty, even lightly salty with a long sour citric finish. Great aperitif .

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jorn69 (1664) - Ängelholm, SWEDEN - JUN 26, 2015
@ Havregatan 150626. Bottle (375 ml) from Systembolaget. Fruity, bretty and acidic, some sweetness, medium body with a watery to oily texture. The finish is dry and bretty. Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BeergeekKorea (24) - SOUTH KOREA - JUN 26, 2015
Bottle 375mL. Typical hazy orange colour and little head. Beautiful strong sour aroma of the yeasts and so leathery. Runs deep sour and puckery tastes with subtle that of hay, balanced. Finishes a lot of complex skunky flavour above the ABV amusing in mouth.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
chromeotaphor (101) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 22, 2015
Bottle datum 17/10/2013. Diep zurig cremig rood donker aroma. Klein bubbelachtig (cava achtig) schuimkraag dat snel weg trekt, mooi helder. Diep warme felle zuurtegraad aanwezig. Heerlijk citrus achtig, vettige dikke smaak in de afdronk maar ook droog.

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