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Boon Oude Geuze

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

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RATINGS: 1294   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Oude Geuze Boon is one of the finest examples of the traditional 100% spontaneous fermentation Lambic style. To moderate the sourness, Boon Brewery only brews Lambic in the 7 cold months, from early October until April, according to the traditional "turbid mash" system. This Lambic beer is aged for 1, 2 or 3 years in oak casks. The blend, a mild average 18 months old Lambic (unsweetened, unfiltered, unpasteurised) is refermented in the bottle and can be stored up to 20 years. Brewed in Lembeek, the village that gave Lambic its name. Awards at the World Beer Championships: 2008 Gold, 2010 Silver, 2012 Gold Medal.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
EvgeniyKurilov (100) - - FEB 4, 2016
Старая запись с Бельгии с сентябр& Очень приятны& гёз, хотя не достато& ощутима выдержк& Хорошо сочетае& с едой. Высокая карбони& сухое послевк&

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ametras (1028) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 4, 2016
[2013-2014] 375ml bottle. Amber with effervescent bubbles and a foamy white head. Slight haze. Flavors are lemon rind, apple/peach skin, cheese, oak and pepper with dusty and funky notes. Light to medium body, lively carbonation, oily texture.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Lukasmh (776) - Aarhus, DENMARK - JAN 29, 2016
Bottle. Pours light cloudy golden with nice 1 finger lasting white head. Aroma has a lot of grapefruit peel, orange, lime, zest, orange, funk, leathery, mold, hay. Taste is sour and tart. Lot of lime zest, grapefruit, funky, hay, tart, light cheese. Light bitter zesty finish. Nice carbonation and light oily. Really good.

2.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
PapaCanard (10) - SWITZERLAND - JAN 26, 2016
Gueuze en attaque, purin sur la fin! Désolé mais je n’ai pas aimé... trop complexe pour mon pauvre jugement ou refermentation en bouteille mal gérée par Dame Nature?

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
tarmok (768) - Tartu, ESTONIA - JAN 23, 2016
Hazy colden liquid without head. Aroma of Rebasefarmi seal. Taste is. sour. Medium body, creamy feel, average carb, long finish

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rask0lnikov (143) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JAN 21, 2016
Pale, hazy yellow colour. Thin head. Hay, vinegar, wood in the aroma. Grass, and wood at first. Vinegar and sourness in the middle. Sour grapes in aftertaste. Very well balanced, not so sour, medium bodied, medium carbonated descent geuze. Maybe not so complex, but still an enjoyment.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
nerdboy19 (128) - Seoul, SOUTH KOREA - JAN 18, 2016
Very nice gueuze. The price is reasonable, satisfying sourness, great balance.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
zvsn (1281) - ISRAEL - JAN 17, 2016
Bottle sample, 2011-2012 edition, thanks rayaron for sharing this one. Murky orange color. Aroma - funky, lemon juice, green apples, white wine, wood, yeast. Taste - sour, but restrained, flavors of white, green fruits, citrus peel, wood, berries, apricot, dry finish. Light medium bodied, very drinkable. Good.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Johnstledger8 (461) - Dublin, IRELAND - JAN 15, 2016
2013 bottle. Pours a mostly clear golden yellow with a foamy white head. Aroma of hay, citrus, apricots, peach. Taste is of lemon, peach, apricot, green apple, sherbet. Smooth foamy to bubbly mouthfeel, soft carbonation.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rayaron (1057) - Kfar Saba, ISRAEL - JAN 15, 2016
Bottle 37.5cl, 2011-2012 brewing season. Thanks Maakun for the bottle. Cloudy orange with medium creamy white head and lots of sediments. The aroma has notes of apricot, grapes and wild yeasts, hint of camomile tea. Quite sour flavor with notes of unripe apricot, lemon and citrus peels, dry, lingering sourness. Medium-bodied. Very nice beer for the 1000 rate celebration!


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