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


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RATINGS: 1625   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 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
milo91hd (145) - Lecce, ITALY - DEC 6, 2014
Con Cantillon non si sbaglia mai, questo è sicuro. Bottiglia da 75 cl del 2014. Quando si parla di lambic e di gueuze in particolare non sto li a scrivere aromi e sapori identificati perchè mi viene sempre difficile farlo. Posso dire però che è una delle migliori (se non la migliore) gueuze che ho provato.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jphartley (36) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - DEC 4, 2014
On Tap at the Wildeman, Amsterdam. Nose classic Geuze, hints of oak, barnyard, light funk. Beautiful mouth feel marrying oak and acidity with some sweetness. Great stuff. Shame it's 7.20 per glass. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
cargo150 (810) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - DEC 4, 2014
Couleur blonde avec un col assez résistant blanc. Aromes de céréales, fruits jaunes sures, acidité moyenne. Très stable et balancé. Une gueuze dans les règles de l’art!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
ksiwzos (49) - GREECE - DEC 3, 2014
750ml bottle from Belgian e-shop Have tried three time over two years, tasting note of latest. The first ever Gueuze tried, having read about it and expecting what to taste, I was 100% satisfied. Straw color with thin white head. Aroma starting grassy then cheesey, wet hay, intense barnyard, fruity. Taste is citrusy, tart and funky, not much acetic acid mostly lactic and complex, nice light sweetness too but acidic is amazingly overwhelming and satisfying. Aftertaste is very intense and lasting, reminding you to get another sip as fast as possible.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
LaViolette (108) - Brussels, BELGIUM - DEC 1, 2014
UPDATED: DEC 26, 2014 An amazing Gueuze. Of course, it’s quite special, not for any occasion, it is very sour and dry. There is a lot of apple and raisin with a beautiful crisp nose. I prefer to drink it quite chilled even if they would have it almost room temperature in Cantillon. This Gueuze is great because it is so complex yet very simple straightforward taste without to much sweetness which can be a problem with other breweries...

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
tmongoose (1422) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - NOV 28, 2014
draft and I hope this is the right one. poured a very slightly hazy yellow with white head that quickly disappears. the aromas are sour fruity tart lemon grassy. the flavor is dry tart sour lemony sour some really nice funk just a beautiful sour. now I see what all that fuss is about. truly a masterpiece.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
llkc (504) - århus, DENMARK - NOV 16, 2014
duft : lidt æble lidt syre. lidt grøn duft druer. smag: lidt æble juice æble skral tør og bitter. mangler noget mere dybden hvis du skulle være bedre syntes jeg

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
stoutnick (637) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - NOV 10, 2014
Golden each pour with no head. Aroma is very mild funk and minerals. Taste is lovely savoury quality - peppery, funky, minerally. Very tasty gueuze without being intense. Solid stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Yorker (1394) - Herning, DENMARK - NOV 6, 2014
Corked 75 cl bottle @ home (2012 vintage). Pours hazy golden with a white head that leaves very little lacing. Aroma and flavour are lemons, tartness, vinegar, and oak - with a dry finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Garrold (1901) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 6, 2014
Bottle. Hop Hideout, Sheffield. Hazy orange. Film of white head. Mouldy lemon. Light, spicy, bready malt. Cherry stone. A bit sweaty. Taste is dry. Light acidity. Light bitter. Palate has some oiliness. Finishes dry, and soft acidic. Very drinkable. Very tasty.

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