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


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RATINGS: 937   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
flemdawg (542) - Rowlett, Texas, USA - OCT 23, 2011
Ruby red body with a very small ring of pinkish bubbles around the edge of the glass. A sour raspberry aroma mixed with just a hint of maybe honey sweetness. Sour, raspberry, hints of bitterness, barnyard grassy, and all kinds of other flavors my vocabulary can’t describe. Delicious.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
chrisbruce (18) - SCOTLAND - AUG 25, 2015
Red color with a light pink head with short duration. Aroma has fruity notes, mainly berries and cherries. Flavor is slightly sweet with lot of fruit notes, same as aroma: barries and cherries. Slightly acidic mouthfeel in the final.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mike5326 (1264) - virginia beach, Virginia, USA - AUG 12, 2015
Poured from a bottle. Clear Maroon color, small white head. Medium raspberry aroma with a mild cheese accent. Light body with a sweet raspberry flavor and a nice crisp finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Luvystypotables (1116) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - AUG 12, 2015
Aroma of raspberries, cheese and a hint of cherry. Pours a reddish colour with a not much of a head. A raspberry taste with a sweet and sour finish. Medium body with a delicious fruit finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hikeg (64) - - AUG 12, 2015
Pours red with huge fluffy pink head. Aroma is sweet raspberry, cherry, soap. Aroma is moderate sweet, low bitter, short finish, very light acidic. Body is medium, palate is watery, carbonation is high.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ysok02 (398) - MOns, BELGIUM - AUG 12, 2015
Une très belle framboise au nez superbe d’élégance et de fruit et à la bouche qui allie la rondeur du fruit à la fraîcheur du lambic, un délice par cette chaleur.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ChtiBreizh (183) - Rennes, FRANCE - AUG 10, 2015
Unclear pink, frothy head. Jammed raspberries, cherries, cellar, light vinegar. Medium sweet and not very sour for a lambic. Impression of a lacking freshness, reinforced by the soft carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
novair (128) - Bergen, NORWAY - AUG 5, 2015
Unclear red with small pink head. A nice and well balanced beer, not as "lambic", more like fruit beer. Nice!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ciocanelu (176) - Timisoara, ROMANIA - AUG 3, 2015
Red color with pink head, looks really nice. Aroma is very fruity with no lambic characteristics. Taste has also none of the lambic specific flavors, just a lot of fruit with moderate tartness. Seems more like a well made fruit beer than a fruit lambic. But overall it’s really enjoyable and easy to drink.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
rouhlas (1282) - GREECE - AUG 1, 2015
From tap. Light unclear red color with pinkish head. Aroma is funky fruity, tart raspberry, berries - cherries, wood, funky light dusty with some barnyard notes. Light sweet and acidic the, funky fruity like aroma. Light oily body with soft carbonation

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
wiedrzensky (336) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUL 29, 2015
Shared bottle. Pours is dark ruby with thick pink head. Aroma of raspberries, wild berries, tart. Taste is sour, light sweet, not much, ripe rasberries on tongue. Fresh and very drinkable lambic, recomended.

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