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Bethlehem Brew Works Cassis Lambic
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RATINGS: 18   MEAN: 3.63/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Aged for over a year! This traditional classic Belgian style lambic is brewed using several varieties of Belgian lambic yeast and a generous amount of black currant concentrate to create a complex tart flavor. This brew is sure to become a Brew Works favorite!


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Firemoose15 (567) - Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 16, 2006
On tap at the pub. Aroma was yeasty and berryish and sour. Arrived to me in a goblet a cloudy pinkish hue. Flaver was currant and yeast. Palate was good lively yet sour then tart. Overall a tasty way to start the day.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TomDecapolis (4394) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - AUG 31, 2006
On tap at the brewpub. Pours a cloudy maroon/purple with a smaller pink creamy head that left slight lacing. Aroma of tart black currant, various berries, Lambic yeast and musty. Flavors of the same...not quite up to par with the flavor but still very solid. BBW has been putting together some nice Lambics.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
weeare138 (936) - Collegeville, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 25, 2006
Thanks to egajdzis for the growler... Appears a dense, haze of light pinkish purple with a small white head that quickly fades out. Smell is of tart raspberries, cranberries, mild oak, slight funk. Taste is of the aromas with a tart, salted berry flavor with a subdued vinegar likeness. Mouthfeel is of dry tartness, medium bodied, spritzy along the sides of the tongue with a touch of sweetness up front.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hopdog (8521) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 25, 2006
Sampled from Growler courtesy of egajdzis. Poured a deep and cloudy ruby red with a very small sized reddish/pink head. Aromas of berries (I was getting strawberries, raspberries and cranberries) and some funkiness. Tastes of the same with a nice puckering, tart finish.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
egajdzis (5196) - Spring Mount, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 24, 2006
Poured a hazy, ruby red color with a pinkish white head that left spotty lacing on the glass. Aroma of light pretty, musty barnyard funk, dark berries, and candied fruits. Taste of sweet dark berries, with the skins, giving it a lingering tartness.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DocLock (7502) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 21, 2006
This one is great. It pours deep magenta with minimal pinkish head. Solid aroma of cherry, currants, some funky notes, and some malt. The flavor is on the tart side, providing a huge currant and cherry flavor with some lambicy funky hints at mid-palate. Solid complexity and very well balanced.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Nejhleader (1183) - Lemoyne, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 1, 2006
ugh, way to much tart for me, I appreciate the sytle, but this isn’t something that I would drink.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (11004) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUL 13, 2006
on tap-pours a thin white head with cloudy raspberry red color. Aroma is raspberry/cherry, vinegar. Taste is raspberry/cherry, vinegar, tart-bold taste. Good effervescence. An occasional.


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