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


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RATINGS: 1218   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.76/5   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
Traditional belgian lambic. 100% spontaneously fermented. Refermented in the bottle. Tart, dry, sparkling and refreshing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Hopverdju (543) - BELGIUM - MAY 7, 2016
Koperkleur met witte schuimkraag. Geur: hout, zurig, lichtjes citrus. Smaak: lekkere malse fijne zurigheid met wat citroen. Weinig volmondig en sprankelend. Afdronk: droog zurig.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
thellgren (758) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAY 6, 2016
0.33 l bottle @ One Pint Pub, Ruoholahti, Helsinki. Appearance is white wine with big head. Taste is very complex (compared to Boon’s standard gueuze). At first you’ll have the usual Boon’s tannins and wood from the oak casks. Sipping on, you’ll have also wild strawberries, kind of dry strawberries. Sound strange, but this is very complicated beer. Tannins, and fruits.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
BlueGaljoen (94) - FRANCE - MAY 3, 2016
Amertume très prononcée, robe pale et trouble. On est sur le boisé, la pomme. Atypique, prestigieuse, complexe.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Speko (157) - DENMARK - APR 29, 2016
2011 Bottle 0,375. Pours clear orange with large white head, good retention, lot of lacing. Sour white wine ish, fruits - citrus, apple, grapes, barnyard with a dry finish accompanied by notes of grapefruit. Fizzy carbonation, full body. Quite sour for my taste, could be good in upcoming summer days though.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
martin00sr (2478) - Haderslev, DENMARK - APR 27, 2016
2010 vintage. Cloudy golden, stable white head. Acetic aroma, sour apples. Flavour is sour, citric with some yeasty notes. Some rough, woody notes as well. Finishes tart and dry. Nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
flying_pig (1387) - SCOTLAND - APR 25, 2016
2012 Vintage
375ml bottle from Whole Foods Market, Giffnock (£4.49):
This one was a pretty nice lambic from Boon, it started quite light on the nose with the usual sourness & some tart alongside a few grapes but things definitely picked up come the taste with a lot more acidity & funk coming through. It was quite an easy beer to drink with a nice balance to it & strong carbonation; a slight step up from the regular Boon Oude Geuze & a very nice beer overall.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
rami_pl (1643) - Warszawa, POLAND - APR 23, 2016
butelka, warka do 26.09.2034 (poltora roku po rozlewie?) n szybko: bardzo stajenno-skorzane w aromacie, troszke ogorkowo-kiszone, nieco owocowe (winogrona zielone / cytryna / biala porzeczka). w ustach duzo mniej funky, kwasne (mocno kwasne, na owocowy sposob), winne, ogorkowe, wytrawne, cierpkie nieco, alkohol schowany idealnie. Jedno z fajniejszych gueuze jakie pilem :)

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
vidmidia (275) - Vila Velha, BRAZIL - APR 17, 2016
Amarelo dourada, turva. Espuma branca, fina, pouco persistente. No aroma e no sabor, abacaxi, baunilha, vinagre de maçã, álcool. Notas de couro no aroma. Bem ácida, álcool presente.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SimonBlok (220) - GRONINGEN, NETHERLANDS - APR 15, 2016
37,5 cl bottle at home, brewed in 2012. Appearance: hazy orange with low white head. Aroma: white wine, citrus, caramel malts. Taste: medium sweetness, medium bitterness and very sour. Notes of grapes and vinegar. Palate: light body, fizzy carbonation and sticky texture.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
markducommun (862) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 12, 2016
Lightly clouded, golden yellow, ample white head. Dry apple, light strawberry, hay. Quite sour, hints of sweetness. Medium-light body, quite a bit of carbonation, high acidity make for a very active mouthfeel. Long finish, very dry. Quite good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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