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


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RATINGS: 912   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.72   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Traditional belgian lambic. 100% spontaneously fermented. Refermented in the bottle. Tart, dry, sparkling and refreshing.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
curepute (122) - New York, USA - MAR 21, 2014
2004. Pours a golden orange haze with a one finger white head. Nose of grapefruit, oak, funk. Taste is lemon, grapefruit, dry, funk, nettle, tart. Finishes dry with a tart nettle like taste. Excellent

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
LomYst (391) - Rotterdam, NETHERLANDS - MAR 18, 2014
a fierce geuze, ripe oranges/mandarin, grapefruit, citric sourness... sour and bitter, great complex sour bitter finish with lots of grapefruit and citrusfruit... stingy carbs... very goodlooking too, murky orange yellow, yellowish head... bottle is a bit too big for my tastes

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
radagast83 (4126) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - MAR 10, 2014
750ml bottle. Thanks to Iphonephan! March 2014 DC Tasting. 2009 Vintage. Poured a golden light color with a medium sized white head. Aroma was some sour notes, light lemon.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Westmeister (1524) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAR 9, 2014
Late night Geuze Sunday. 2007 vintage. Nice pop of the cork. Pours golden orange, small white head that quickly dissipates. Are all guezes 8%? I thought around 5-6%. Smell is large barnyard funk, sharp lemon tartness, sweaty funky shit, a sweet component. And I like it. These little things aren’t cheap and I see the addictive nature. Funky, delicate, easily age able, lightly tart. Just nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Iphonephan (2657) - McLean, Virginia, USA - MAR 9, 2014
From a 22 oz bottle shared at the March 2014 DC RB gathering. Vintage 2009. Pours a hazy gold with a fine white head. Aroma of earth and barnyard. Flavors of bandaid and lemon peel. Smooth tart, finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MattiasA (610) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 1, 2014
Backlog. Medium to high in acidity. Grains, citrus, hay, wheat and some yeast. Decent.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
SlackerMads (1239) - DENMARK - FEB 24, 2014
Bottle, vintage 2009. Light hazy orange with a huge creamy off white head. Fruit stack, white grapes, wooden, grapefruit, light alcohol. Medium body, oily texture, high effervescence, but feels soft on the palate. Medium sweet and light sour. A bit on the sweet side, but not much. Very drinkable for the abv. Dangerous.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
JefVerstraete (932) - BELGIUM - FEB 10, 2014
Hazy yellow amber colour, white foam. Medium carbonation. Aroma of lemon and vinegar with a dry and medium bitter finish. Good geuze but not outstanding.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lowenbrau (1728) - Asturias, Oviedo, SPAIN - FEB 9, 2014
375ml bottle from ABC Drinks Hoegaarden, Hoegaarden, Belgium.
In short: A nice stright gueuze.
Pous hazy golden with vanishing white head. Poor head retention and lacing. Tart, grapy, malty aromas. Light body, high carbonation, crispy texture. Taste is quite tart, some maltiness. Weel balanced and pretty enjoyable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
teddybeer (2097) - Madrid, SPAIN - FEB 9, 2014
Golden colour with a white head, good lasting. Aroma has notes of slightly citrus, some yeasty notes, tarty hints. Flavor has a medium acidic mouthfeel with notes of yeast, slightly fruity. The final is mild acidic, very drinkable.

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