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


on tap

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RATINGS: 1800   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Headbanger (3723) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - JAN 12, 2016
1/12/16 750ml bottle Old Notes (Label says 5 rd Bottling 2000 (March)-Pours golden with a white head. Aroma of straw, hay, funk, and floral. Taste of the same with some tartness and sourness on the back end. This light bodied brew is different but still quite tasty.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
rafael52 (726) - Łódź, POLAND - JAN 1, 2016
Kolor: złocisty, zamglony.
Piana: średnio obfita, dość trwała.
Zapach: owocowy, winny, szampański, lekko kwiatowy, estrowy, z wyraźnymi aromatami dzikich drożdży.
Smak: wytrawne, wyraźnie garbnikowe, taniniczne, ściągające, są również nuty owocowe, estrowe, kwaśność na średnim poziomie.
Wysycenie: średnie.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
beertholomeus (1543) - California, USA - JAN 1, 2016
Pours a pale golden color with a white head. Funk, sweat, lemon, wood, tart and floral aroma. Lemon, funk, vinegar, grass, floral and cracker flavors. Medium light body and moderate carbonation. Lemon, funk and tart finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
sjogro (1908) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 29, 2015
Tasting at Maakun’s, another Maakun’s share. Paardenstal, hooi, sexy vaatdoekje, azijn, abrikozenpit. Backlog from 2015/10/09.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
rarbring (2105) - Linköping, SWEDEN - DEC 25, 2015
Overall: Stable, vinegar, fruit, rowan berry bitterness. Tart. Delicious.
Note: On-tap at De Klomp. (Vintage 2009) Reviewed 2015-12-25.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
JDBaker11058 (1737) - Maryland, USA - DEC 24, 2015
appearance: light yellow, slightly hazy, excitable bubbly white head. aroma: sour, lemon, barnyard, sharp funk. taste: sour, sharply funky, with lemon, grapefruit, and grass, with some white pepper. finish: tart and pretty acidic. notes: Perfect example of the style. First exposure to this brewery. Bottle from Sarah for Beerdvent 2015.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Franckg (874) - Trois-Rivières, Quebec, CANADA - DEC 23, 2015
Embouteillée le 01/12/2014, bue après 1 an. Robe dorée claire avec un cerne de mousse. Arômes de citron, levures sauvages, beaucoup de bois, pommes vertes, abricot et melon. En bouche, dominance de l’acidité des lambics et transition vers le bois de chêne, citron, abricot et pomme verte. Fin pétillement sur la langue. Goût très sauvage et légère amertume venant du bois. Fiable plutôt brève et bien boisée où les grains maltés semblent vouloir percer. Texture légère et corps mince. Un tantinet trop acide mais reste une excellente gueuze.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Gaultier (1290) - SWEDEN - DEC 23, 2015
Sample @ Cantillon 15/5-15. Fruity and bretty with grapes, also acidic. Dry and acidic finish with grapefruit/peel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mateuszk (1583) - Poznań, POLAND - DEC 22, 2015
Bottle 2014. Slightly hazy, yellow, no head. Aroma is sour, lemony, barnyard, pepper. In taste medium sour, tart lemon, horse blanket. Light body, high carbonation, dry and tart finish. Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rask0lnikov (435) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - DEC 16, 2015
Nice, golden appearance and thin head, which stays. Hay, vinegar, grass, wood, flowers in the aroma. Vinegar, sour white grapes. Apple and oak in aftertaste. Summery and very well balanced lambic.

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