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Cantillon Gueuze (Classic/Organic/Bio)

Brewed by Cantillon
Style: Lambic Style - Gueuze
Brussels, Belgium


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RATINGS: 1533   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.82   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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The world's classic Gueuze. A blend of one, two, and three year-old lambics creates a second fermentation in the bottle. The champagne of Belgium. In contrast, the Lou Pepe Gueuze is a blend of three 2-year-old lambics.

Newer vintages are labeled "Organic Gueuze", "100% Lambic Bio" or "Classic Gueuze".

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Jyrsa (14) - - JUL 12, 2014
Pours a matte golden yellow with no head. Nose is sour apple with citrus and yeast. Taste sour apple with a sudden attack of sourness that perfectly smoothes toward the end of a fruity after taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
rdixon77 (602) - Georgia, USA - JUL 10, 2014
Thanks to joedevivre for share. Beautiful beer. Gold color. Tart fruit, lemon, earth funk, sour apple on the nose. Taste is slightly sour, but with nice solid light body. Crisp with dry finish. Fantastic.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
tricksta_p (880) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - JUL 9, 2014
Aroma of malts, earthy funk, wood, tart fruits, sour apples. Flavour is sour vinegar, a little malt. Very smooth and tart, wonderfully balanced. Wow.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
markextrae (878) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 29, 2014
poured a slight cloudy golden yellow colour with a white head. barnyard, lemons, grapefruits, acid, hay, vinegar, citrus, grains, tart. however for me the 3 fonteinen geuze is a bit better. because of the more sharp sourness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
budedou (353) - Villemandeur, FRANCE - JUN 23, 2014
white head. Aroma is acetic, lemon. Mouthfeel is refreshing with a light body and high carbonation. Taste is dry t and astringent finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
EvilCat (36) - FRANCE - JUN 14, 2014
Bouteille 37,5cl. 28nov2013. Belle couleur blond doré, mousse furtive presque absente . Nez levuré et boisé. Acidité vineuse et aigre très agréable , qui lui confère une belle longueur en bouche , en sent bien la levure et le chêne , finale sèche et astringente . Carbonation très faible. Simple et élégante...une très belle bière. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
poech73 (149) - Nivelles, BELGIUM - JUN 13, 2014
Bouteille 37cl @Bioplanet {Bouchon Août 2013}. Belle robe cuivrée sans col ni effervescence. Nez assez doux, suret avec un pointe de boisé, quelques effluves maltées, peu houblonné. La gorgée est assez douce et développe des arômes fruités de raisin, de pomme, courts en bouche mais long en arrières goûts et en saveurs: l’orge offre un belle rondeur un pue miéleuse, et le froment tapisse bien tout le palais. L’attaque est acide sur des notes fines. En finale cette acidité reste tenace sur les papilles avec un houblon fleuri très discret qui pique la langue. Belle dégustation qui a de la mâche. Assez succulent !

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
gendv138 (995) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - JUN 12, 2014
4 oz draft pour at ChurchKey. Hazy light apricot yellow with little off-white ring. Aromas of vinegar, floral notes, herbs, citrus, stone fruit. Tastes of big tart fruit, citrus, vinegar, citrus peel, light oak. Medium-light body with a dry and tart finish. Very nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
beastmaster (227) - Florida, USA - JUN 12, 2014
Champaign orange color with thin white head. Aroma of lemongrass, citrus, orange peel. Bitter with yeast, oak, light citrus, sour, farmhouse, white wine esk finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jjsint (627) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 12, 2014
Bottle from Beautiful Beers, consumed at home. Orange-ish gold, effervescent carbonation with minimal head. Scent of grapefruit and lemon, spruce, ginger. Taste is a dry uniform sourness, bordering on acrid. Soothingly tempered aftertaste. Mouthfeel is surprisingly watery, but the carbonation is pleasant. Grows on you.

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