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Brewed by Brouwerij Girardin
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
Sint Ulriks-Kapelle, Belgium

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RATINGS: 364   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
TomTrogh (16) - - APR 18, 2009
Light red to orange, quickly disappearing head. Very smooth feeling; Sour-sweet combination of lemon and raspberry, the latter remaining in a long-remaining warm aftertaste.


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
TheCametron (1823) - CZECH REPUBLIC - OCT 24, 2014
Bottle from Katowice. Poured in to Belveder champagne glasses out on our balcony in the blazing sun. Paradise. Pours a brilliant pinky Red with a rosy head. Really pleasing aroma of raspberries. Tastes slightly woody and sour with a not oversweet raspberry flavour and a reasonable biting tartness. Really good.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bacterial (1628) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - OCT 23, 2014
Bottle in Ghent. Really fun to try. White head and a nice read pour. Big raspberry nose and taste. A tad sweet highlighting the sweet and sourness of raspberries. Good, but not really what I was after.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BVery (6610) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - OCT 18, 2014
Sampled via bottle at WTWBA 2014. Clear red/gold pour. Raspberry. Somewhat medicinal. Okay.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
aleigator (245) - North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - OCT 17, 2014
Has a decent, foamy head, with a clear light-ruby color. Smells of sweet, ripe raspberries, sugar and tart hints - reminding me of raspberry marmelade, which got a sour note to it. Tastes actually not as sweet as the nose promised, due to an unexpected high carbonation and a watery middlepart. Begins quite fruity, centered around raspberry marmelade, with a gentle, refreshing sourness, drying out the tongue. Finishes with both, a subtle sour acidity and a sweet fruitiness, while the overall impression remains, that this beer is a bit too watery and sweet for this style.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Ernesto987 (3776) - Connecticut, USA - OCT 15, 2014
bought in amsterdam, tis a mere fruit beer, nothing really lambic here. Just a jammy fruit beer with some vinegar added. Whoop de freaking doo.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AndySnow (3787) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 14, 2014
How: Bottle.
Where: SBWF 2014.
Appearance: Red colour with a small pink head.
Aroma: Raspberries, fruit, sweet, sour.
Body: Light to medium body, medium carbonation.
Flavour: Raspberries, acidic, fruit, sour.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leini (846) - SWEDEN - OCT 6, 2014
Sample @ a tasting event. Red body with a low pink head. Raspberries & tart pretty much. Refreshing & dry.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nische (774) - Saltsjö-Boo, SWEDEN - OCT 4, 2014
Deep red with a small head. A lot of rather sweet raspberries in the aroma. Also some light notes of barnyard. Also a lot of raspberries in the taste, but not as sweet as in the aroma. Dry with a light tartness. Refreshing and pleasant to drink.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hackobock (1464) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - SEP 15, 2014
August 10, 2014. Bottle, 2014 vintage. Pours red with a small slightly pinkish head, Aroma is tart raspberries, lemon, barnyard, slight yoghurt notes. Taste is medium tart and funky with citrus, vinegar, barnyard and light to medium raspberries. Finish is medium tart raspberries. Medium bodied, light powdery notes in the finish, average carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BMMillsy (1435) - Florida, USA - SEP 4, 2014
Bottle acquired from La Cave a Bulles in Paris. Poured in my hotel room in Antwerp. Pours a deep reddish pink color with a small, quickly receding, pinkish white head. Aroma is lots of sweet, sweet raspberries, just a hint of tartness, a little bit of medicinal notes but not bad. Flavor is lots of very sweet raspberry, but this still has the expected funky sour gueuze in there that puckers you up. Returns to very sweet raspberry on the palate, with just a hint of medicinal note. Light to medium bodied, medium plus carbonation. Overall the raspberries could be dialed back a bit here to let the funky gueuze shine through. But overall not bad at all.


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