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Chapeau Gueuze

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


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RATINGS: 168   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.44/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Silvan7 (926) - Samarate, ITALY - NOV 7, 2015
Bottle @ home. Giallo dorato velato con schiuma bianca fine. Poca persistenza. Aroma fruttato, albicocca essiccata, zucchero candito, leggermente Brett. Gusto dolce stucchevole. Veramente troppo. Acidità della fermentazione spontanea solo.accennata. Nessun tipo di amaricatura. Carbonatazione lieve, corpo appiccicoso. Non equilibrata e poco armonica

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hamirubi (365) - Waarschoot, BELGIUM - OCT 4, 2015
37.5cl bottle at Trappistenhuis, Ghent (2 X 2015). This is the Gueuze of De Troch, and it is a peculiar one. Served in a tumbler, it has a pale golden colour, even yellow, with little to no foam. The nose is typically lambic: Filt, feet, stinky blue cheese. The herbs hints are too subtle, yet I noticed some thyme. The taste is a dry dustness, with lots of cheese and a keen cassonade sweetness. Far too sweet for my taste! It resembles an old-fashioned Faro.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
harrisoni (15792) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 27, 2015
Bottle from Terre de Boissons Calais and drunk at home. Clear dirty old gold colour thin bubbly white head. It’s a tad sweet. Somewhere there may have been a lambic in there at some point but now it’s way too sugary. OK though.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lore (1654) - Budapest, HUNGARY - AUG 20, 2015
hazy golden colour, minimal off-white head; aroma of peach juice, citruses, and some barnyard; taste is surprisingly sweet with sourness and peach again; not really good gueuze

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
metalspice (384) - Jevnaker, NORWAY - JUL 31, 2015
Dette var nytt for meg. Tåkete guloransje med lavt skum. Lett surhet i duften. Noe fruktig sammen med med noen nyanser som ikke er lett å identifisere. Smaken er sur fersken sammen med noe såpeaktig. Ettersmaken er noe juiceaktig. Litt dessertvin preg på den.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Arve_Christian (4135) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 27, 2015
On bottle from Vinmonopolet Norway, on order. Golden color, some foam. Medium low aroma intensity;light stable, raisins, citrus. Medium/ light body & complexity. Starts off sweet, some balancing sweetness- ends up on the sweet side. A bit disappointing ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
ClubGonzo (4897) - Bergen, NORWAY - JUN 19, 2015
Bottle. Pours a clear dirty golden body with a small bubbly white head. Nose is cellar mold, mild acetic tones, cork, hay, wood and hints of straw and grape peel. Taste is mild sour lactic notes, red berries, raisins, grape peel and hints of hay and white sugar brine. Light body, soft carbonation. Tastes a lot like a Faro of sorts, not really sour at all and with a watery, sugar-blended feel to it. Not suitable for a gueuze at all, in fact I would like to see the blending scheme for this one.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
Inbreak (3337) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - JUN 1, 2015
01.06.2015, 0,375l bottle @ home:
Small bubbly shortlasting head. Aroma is strange fruity, wet socks, sugar, wet oak, old moldy cellar, dried fruits, moldy cork, hints of apples. Taste is slightly sour-ish sweet, soda powder, grass, sugar, apples, citrus acid, paper, wet oak, dried fruits. Little bitterness, slightly sour-ish mouthfeel. Meh!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
blackisle (1369) - IJburg, NETHERLANDS - APR 12, 2015
Corked and crown capped bottle 37.5cl. Clear amber brown, small foamy beige head, diminishing quickly, light lacing; light sour aroma, vinegar, barnyard, sugary; taste medium sweet, light to medium sour, candy sugar; medium body, sticky texture, soft carbonation, aftertaste sweet and light sour, cherry, woody notes; all in all refreshing but not a Gueuze, more like a Flemish brown beer,

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
AdamChandler (3878) - Enfield, New Hampshire, USA - JAN 5, 2015
Pours a hazy orange. Nose is very acidic, very sweet, almost foot smelling. Thick heavy, orange forward, very sour with a lot of sweetness at the end. almost no body, very little carbonation. Oh well, it’s technically Lambic?

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