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

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RATINGS: 963   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.


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4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
rayy (38) - Ohio, USA - JUL 30, 2012
(2008) Yellow color. Very lively--like champagne. Intense Brett (barnyard) & fruit aroma. Tastes of brett, almost more like a wine than beer. Tart & refreshing--hints of lemon, peach, maybe slight bubblegum. Alcohol about 8%, but not really noticeable due to so many other flavors going on. Yeasty dregs at bottom of bottle. If you haven’t tried it, it’s worth seeking out to find out what lambic is all about.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
daje (2185) - NORWAY - AUG 21, 2014
Bottle at Gaasa, june 10th 2014. Orange body with a tiny white head. Sour aroma with leather, grapefruit, barnyard, taste on same sour level, fruity, with oak and a subtle malt sweetness in the finish. Good complexity yet very nicely balanced, a great gueuze

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
lachneger (284) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 20, 2014
Fles brouwjaar 2010. Oranje kleurig bier met een witte schuimkraag. En licht zure appel smaak lichtelijk wrang met een heerlijk zoete nasmaak. Geur muf en zuur. Beste geuze tot nu toe.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
djd07 (3468) - Houston, Texas, USA - AUG 17, 2014
2004 bottle. Pours a cloudy orange with small off white head. The aroma is strong funk, oak, leather. Medium mouthfeel with nice funk, tart, oaky, really enjoyed this.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Borresteijn (4620) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - AUG 17, 2014
37.5cl Bottle from Prik&Tik Pauwels. 2010 version. Slightly hazy deep golden copper colour, thin white head. Aroma of funk, tartness, lemons, stable, some candy sweetness. Flavour of funk, apples, lemons, sourness, light sweetness, light floral, alcohol, tart finish. Light to medium-bodied, crisp, less sour than expected.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Swaroga (1304) - Brussels, BELGIUM - AUG 17, 2014
Butelka 375ml. Mętne o średniej wielkości pianie. W aromacie wyczuwalna jest typowa dla tego stylu tarta ale wydaje się być bardziej słodka. Do tego typowe dla tego stylu owoce przypominające zielone jabłka, winogrona i cytrusy. W ustach jest puszyste i dobrze gazowane o agresywnych ale cieniutkich bąbelkach. Piwo wydaje się być bardziej wyważone w porównaniu do innych geuezów. Wciąż dominującymi nutami jest typowa dla tego stylu kwaskowatość ale bardziej owocowa niż octowa. Posmak jest cierpki i cytrusowy. Świetne piwo ale trzeba uważać na sporą zawartość alkoholu bo prawie go nie czuć.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
bartlebier (1638) - Belchum im Breisgau, GERMANY - AUG 17, 2014
37,5cl bottle 2010 Vintage (bb 2033) shared at Hugi’s Homebrew Tasting. Luminous straw and old lemon peel meet the effervescence of green apple acidity, minty chlorophyll and fragrant barnyard soil. Excellent dryness, none of its 8% apparent. Very suave and elegant composition of still sparkling flavours, had this down as a much more sedate blend - pleasant surprise.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Oldmanriver (37) - Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, GERMANY - AUG 17, 2014
A very nice geuze. Slightly hazy and deep straw color. Typical tart and horselblanket in the nose. Along with some hey, earthiness Light in body, effervescent and crisp. Medium carbonation with light mouthfeel

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fiammanghilla (529) - Genova, ITALY - AUG 16, 2014
Bottiglia 37,5cl @ fob. Chiara con bella schiuma. Profumo di crisantemi morti. Ok bocca conferma una certa florealita morta. Acidità contenuta. Lontana da cantillon.... ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhold

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bacterial (1505) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - AUG 13, 2014
Bottle shared by Bryce in line at New Glarus. Hazy yellow orangish color with a nice fluffy white head. Funky nose. Big tartness, wet hay, some orange and mandarin. Yummy.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ljthiessen (354) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - AUG 10, 2014
2010 bottle. A fairly simple but well balanced geuze. Medium sour, a touch salty, mixture of tropical fruits and subtle citrus.


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