Brewed by Brouwerij F. Boon
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
Lembeek, Belgium


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Framboise Boon is a traditional Belgian Lambic fruit-beer. It is brewed according to the traditional Lambic style of spontaneous fermentation. Only fresh raspberries (25%) and wildcherries (5%)are used for this Lambic beer. Framboise Boon is the missing link between beer and wine and is served chilled in flute glasses. NO artificial sweeteners, flavourings, preservatives or colouring agents. Brewed in Lembeek, the village that gave Lambic its name.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Broncowaldon (121) - Oceanside, California, USA - JAN 14, 2015
Great raspberry lambic, tart and sour with great fruity balance, great example. Raspberry and cherries through and through.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
wojciechianna (133) - Poznań, POLAND - JAN 14, 2015
Thin head, disappears quickly. Aroma of raspberries and wine. Tastes dry, sour and fruity (raspberries). Light body, very drinkable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Alengrin (2813) - BELGIUM - JAN 12, 2015
Semi-authentic but classic framboise with thin, loose head and deep ruby pinkish colour; raspberries very evident in the nose, even raspberry bushes, along with subtle lambic character, woody hints, funky accents; sweet sourish taste, utterly fruity, raspberry jam but lambic acidity and complexity is still in there too, with a somewhat woody and dryish finish. Sweetened alright (using only fresh raspberries would probably make this too expensive), but not bad at all in this particular style.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
EKGoldings (602) - Radford, Virginia, USA - JAN 11, 2015
Bottle with cork (best before 2 years from now). Pours clear, blood red with fine bubbles and decent head. Aroma is sweet fruit, raspberry and cherry with a bit of cooked strawberry. There are some mid notes that are interesting. Taste is tart fruit with zingy carbonation. Clean flavors, not a lot of funk in this one. Really an excellent take on the style.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Zwiebel88 (424) - GERMANY - JAN 11, 2015
Fruchtig, Himbeer, Brause. Süßlich, etwas wenig Power. Recht süffig, etwas kohlensäurearm.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
geophagus (391) - Lubin, POLAND - JAN 7, 2015
(sample from bottle) Red hazy colour. Small pinky foam. Refreshing, fruity aroma with notes of raspberry, raspberry stones, raspberry jam. The taste are mainly tart, and a little sweet trough raspberrys.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Artistdave (65) - Austin, USA - JAN 3, 2015
Funk fest share at friends...great great fruity aroma of all listed above...red light red pour no head. Slightly syrup, great use of fruit with good tartness

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GenkiGonzo (484) - Kyoto, JAPAN - JAN 1, 2015
Bottle 2012. Lovely red pour, almost no head. Aroma has nothing but raspberries, as does the flavour. Not too sweet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ej (880) - Hauglandshella, NORWAY - DEC 30, 2014
Bottle 2013. Pours a clearish light red looking rather deep red in the glass. A frothy, mediumsized, pink head is produced. Aroma of raspberries, light acidic notes and light sweet. Taste is light acidic, fruity with raspberries and hints of strawberries. Medium dry, light fizzy body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Fredd_an (132) - Borlänge, SWEDEN - DEC 29, 2014
Körsbär men allra mest hallon på ett sagolik sett! Riktig Lambic smak, Fruktlambic! Man får vad man förväntar sig & lite till! Mumma! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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