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Brouwerij 3 Fonteinen
Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Porter
Beersel, Belgium

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 500   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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A dark porter like beer from 3 fonteinen, brewed with Lambic yeast


HonusWagner's rating

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HonusWagner (1702) - Florida, USA - OCT 5, 2013
Reminds me of the sour stouts that were all the rage a year or two back, nice lambic-like tartness with some sweet chocolate flavors.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DedicatedToFun (3913) - Santa Monica, California, USA - JUL 3, 2015
Bottle, thanks EW2015, brown pour, tan head, nose and taste are funky, tart, cherry, wow

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
aleksander9 (746) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 3, 2015
Black with tan head. Roasted malt, fresh coffee, oranges and lemon. Sweet, roasted and light sour finish. Overall: The Lambic yeast creates citrus fruit aromas that fits well in this beer. Lacks body.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mike_77 (3885) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - JUL 2, 2015
Interesting aroma, a bit funky with some dark roasted malts too. This features in the flavour too. Also some caramel sweetness. Interesting stuff.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
cheap (4525) - Beaver Valley, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 28, 2015
Never bought a bottle because of the price but I had a sample on tap at vintage. Curious about the name, internet thang er sumthin? Nice lookin lacing. Little malt aroma. Yes, slight wild feel on a laid back porter. Not real apparent on the wild side, just trying to act like it. Overall, a pretty good experience with some hints of chocolate on the finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BiiruBierBeer (579) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - JUN 25, 2015
Mild sour brown smell. Taste is like a mild sour brown ale mixed with a general malt taste. It’s alright.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kapusil (770) - HUNGARY - JUN 23, 2015
0.33l bottle. Black body, huge light brown head. Aroma of chocolate, caramel, wood and sour cherry. Taste of chocolate, sour cherry, sherry, lemon juice and some earthy hops. Very nice.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
atrox (449) - Kraków, POLAND - JUN 21, 2015
Dark brown colour, nice beige head. Some wild notes in aroma, dark malts and dried fruits. Tart taste, dried fruits, some sweetness and roasted notes.

2.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
jagad5 (89) - - MAY 23, 2015
Quite possibly the worst Belgian beer I have ever had. Every dimension of good Belgian beer is taken to extreme levels. Excessively bitter and sour. Burnt, not toasted, roasted or smoked. On the plus side, it looks and smells good.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jackafholmes (658) - - MAY 23, 2015
Keg at biercab, barca. Black with off white head. Aroma is smoky choxolate and coffee, with some herbal notes. Taste is bright and rich at the same time, roasty bitterness with a slightly tart overtone. Nice fizz on the tongue and good medium body with oil. Really like this one.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jananise (84) - - MAY 11, 2015
Tried in bottle bought in Austria at Tribaun. Colour is dark brown/black. Aroma is malts, caramel, chocolate and cherry. It also has a sour note. Taste is caramel, chocolate, coffee, cherry and sour yeast. Very nice porter! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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