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

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RATINGS: 1267   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.02   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Unfiltered.
De houten ton is een Gallische uitvinding, die gebruikt werd voor het gisten als voor het bewaren van wijn als bier. Ten opzichte van de amforen hadden ze veel voordelen : ze waren lichter, konden een grotere inhoud bevatten, waren minder fragiel en waren ook nog handiger, want men kon ze rollen. De tonnen en pijpen die Breughel schilderde kunnen zo afkomstig zijn uit het tonnenmagazijn van elke Pajottenlandse lambikbrouwer (of daar nog staan ...). Houten tonnen werden algemeen gebruikt tot het begin van de vorige eeuw.


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4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
omikr0n (793) - Prague, - JAN 28, 2013
Bottle. Pours cloudy light orange with high head that gradually torn itself. Aroma is lambic basement, hint of maize and wheat. Flavor is sour with some sweet tones, malty with a hint of dried hops.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bastarda (176) - Freiburg, GERMANY - MAY 18, 2015
kindly shared by bartlebier@ (home)brewtasting 5/15; aromas and taste of sour cherries, wood, lacto, a hint of marzipan and bitter almond, vineyard peaches and forest strawberries with a mouldy edge becoming an earthy undertone.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jorn69 (1566) - Ängelholm, SWEDEN - MAY 17, 2015
Bottle (750 ml) @ Chez Moeder Lambic Fountains, Brussels 150513. Fruity and bretty, sour, grapefruity, medium body with an oily texture. The finish is dry, fruity and sour. Fresh.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hugi (463) - Waldkirch, GERMANY - MAY 14, 2015
Thanks to bartlebier for sharing this beer with me Orange, a bit hazy, full head. Aroma: Blackberry, thyme, notes of citrus Taste: Stong sourness, citrus, lactic acid. Very dry and fizzy finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
umich03jm (2551) - Flat Rock, Michigan, USA - MAY 13, 2015
Bottle thanks to errl. Hazy gold pour with a nice 1 finger head that fades to a nice film with a collar. Super funky aroma of feet, barnyard, sweat, grape skins, lemon peel, and some stone fruit. Tastes light to moderately sour. Moderately tart. Lots of barnyard, sweat, and leather. Finished with lemon juice, grape skins, and light peach. Pretty smooth and solid gueuze but not one of my favorites.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
JStax (3548) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - MAY 11, 2015
Bottle pour into a girardin tumbler. Pours a clear gold with a white head of foam. The aroma is musty and earthy and funky. The taste is fairly sour and juicy. Medium body and carbonation. Pretty solid.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Beergaard (186) - Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 6, 2015
UPDATED: MAY 9, 2015 This is just classic - just as a geuze is supposed to taste! Tart, acidic, dry, slightly funky, grape character, sour yogurt - mmmmm

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MrOrla (455) - Odense C, DENMARK - MAY 4, 2015
Draft at Søernes. Taste is sour, tart, lemon very balanced at refreshing. Light body. Medium Carbonation.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
danielecamo (735) - ITALY - APR 29, 2015
In bottiglia da 37,5cl. Al palato aroma terroso, cantina, acido, limone, floreale. Carbonazione lievemente superiore ad altre gueuze. manca un pò di intensità nel finale che lascia la bocca asciutta.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
mike_77 (3789) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - APR 27, 2015
Looks like apple juice. Woody aroma. Dry taste. Very tart and tangy with no carbonation.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
beermaris (52) - - APR 25, 2015
Strong sour taste and aroma. Looks as gueuze. Wide palete, witg diferent nuances in it.


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