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DijkWaert Fruitig Bierreke (-2012)

DijkWaert Fruitig Bierreke (-2012)
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Formerly brewed at DijkWaert
Style: Fruit Beer/Radler
Herentals, Belgium
Serve in Flute, Shaker


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RATINGS: 22   MEAN: 3.06/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.99   EST. CALORIES: 246   ABV: 8.2%
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The first version of Fruitig Bierreke, not based on Lambic. Brewed for the first time on July 16th 2011.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
saxo (14348) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - FEB 15, 2013
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Nice head with good duration. Color is golden. Aroma and taste are brett, fruits, wood, wine, pepper, malt and hops.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Martinus (3172) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - NOV 26, 2013
Orange golden colour, white head. Aroma of orange peel, light cherry and yeast. Quite sweet flavour, herbal, fruity touches. Quite fizzy. Fruity finish. Rather decent brew.
(From 75cL bottle @ ZZT VIIIb, Oirschot 2013. Bottled 20110202. Thanks for sharing, Benzai!)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JorisPPattyn (8094) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - MAY 21, 2011
Very good, dense, faintly amberish tinted head over well-carbonated foxy amber bere, cloudy and riddled with volcanicaly erupting, upwelling utterly ugly UFO’s. Wave of wild fruit in the nose - and a touch of Brett?!? Rhubarb, bit of caramelmalts, but not suggesting sweetness. Again wild fruit and agàin an impression of Bretts - halfway between the lambic and the floormop variety. Ends on some faint caramel, and some vague fruity esters. Spices are there, but not overwhelming. Warming up, some strange aromatics, reminding me of aftershave, whilst the Brett impression fades away. Well carbonated, seriously alleviating the slickness & body. And now for the $ 10,000.- question - where are the cherries? Or put differently: how much were actually added? Maybe as many as the masking spices? And (UUUU) where the hell do they get that gruesome looking yeast?

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (32981) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - FEB 15, 2013
75 cL bottle. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is fruity, light toasted malty and brett. Smooth fruity, light brett and mild peachy. Lingering fruity and berries. Medium dry brett finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DutchDrebus (4340) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - NOV 23, 2013
Bottle @ ZZT9 thx to benzai. Murky orange to amber with a big off-white head. Smells Belgian yeast, malts... Tastes Belgian yeast, malts, slightly fruity, herbs. Medium body, medium carbo.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rasmus40 (12214) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - FEB 15, 2013
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Clear amber with a lasting off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel, fruity, berries and yeasty. Flavor is quite sweet and moderate bitter. Sweet finish. 150213

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gunnfryd (11421) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 13, 2013
Bottle. amber colour with an off-white head. Aroma is yeast, caramel, spices, malt, sugar. flavour is yeast, fruit, caramel, spices, malt, sugar. Medium to full body. OK beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (17904) - Malmö, SWEDEN - OCT 2, 2012
Bottle. Pours a slightly hazy orange reddish color with a small off-whitehead. Has a fruity malty spicy yeasty aroma. Fruity malty spicy berry flavor with yeasty hints. Has a fruity malty spicy yeasty weak berry finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
chrisv10 (11707) - DENMARK - FEB 15, 2013
Bottle, 8.2%. Clear amber with small white head. Aroma is malt, fruit, berries and a little brett. Flavour is malt, fruit, berries, little brett, medium sweet and hop.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Benzai (9140) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - NOV 23, 2013
Bottle shared @ ZZT 8. Murky dark orange color, full sized a bit fizzy beige head. Smell malts, quite fruity, lightly yeasty. Taste lightly malts, nicely fruity, slightly orangepeel, lightly dry. Fizzy carbonation, average to medium body. A bit less carbonation would make this beer much better imo.

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