Brewed by Brouwerij De Troch
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
Ternat-Wambeek, Belgium


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RATINGS: 163   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.43   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
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Spontaneously fermented beer flavored with natural juice of apricot and matured in oak casks.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
becksgenius (110) - Illinois, USA - FEB 19, 2004
Taste like dried apricots more than fresh ones. most would call it a little on the sour side, i would call it more tart than sour. not bad but i am sure there are much better lambic out there. it was a little dry on the finish, i would have like there to be a hint of spice, but thats just me.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
DougShoemaker (3147) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 1, 2004
Light peach aroma, opaque amber/peach colour, pours a thin, off-white head. Mildly fruit flavoured, like a mix of berry and green grapes, with a metalic after taste. Sweet, syrupy, orinary.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
ztrvz (218) - st paul, Minnesota, USA - NOV 17, 2003
UPDATED: NOV 22, 2003 gag me with a banana, batman. sickly sweet apricot flavor... bleh. bleh bleh bleh. "don't drink this", i says. head for the raspberry stuff.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
Hildigöltur (5103) - København, DENMARK - NOV 11, 2003
Apricot jam aroma. Extremely sweet and artificial flavour. Another terrible fruit beer from De Troch.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Mads Langtved (2245) - Copenhagen K, DENMARK - AUG 27, 2003
It was on the edge a bit rotten, like most other beers from Chapeau! This was an average experience. And very sweet.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SilkTork (5275) - Rochester, Kent, United Kingdom, Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 24, 2003
There is less of the sour bite to this than some of the other Chapeau, but it's there just enough to cut through the honeyed, mead like sweetness. Apricot, yes - but more honey than anything else. Tastetastic!

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
rauchbier (3634) - Isle Of Beer, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - JUN 20, 2003
Bottled. Hazy gold, poor head moderate condition. Sweetened lambic nose with little trace of apricot, yeast sediment provides some musty illusions of cobwebbed halls full of giant oaken vats. Oversweet in the mouth with a fruity apricot and apple flavour. Slight lambic note returns in the aftertaste.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jaymobrown (1693) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 22, 2002
Slight apricot nose and taste. I thought this could have used a little more gusto in the fruit department. More sugary than anything.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
JoeM500 (1906) - Crown Point, Indiana, USA - OCT 21, 2002
Seedy, pitty nose and taste. Dry acidic start and aftertaste. What apricot taste that lands in the middle seems fake.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Ernest (6345) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - SEP 18, 2002
Head is initially small, fizzy, white, fully diminishing. Body is hazy orange, dense tiny and small particles. Aroma is moderately yeasty (mold), lightly malty (toasted grain), with notes of apricot and peach. Flavor is heavily sweet, lightly acidic. Finish is moderately sweet, lightly acidic. Medium body, watery (almost syrupy) texture, lively carbonation. Disgustingly sweet, moldy aroma (the fruit scent is ok).

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