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Brewed by Hanssens Artisanaal
Style: Lambic Style - Gueuze
Dworp, Belgium

bottled
common

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common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 982   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.79   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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As with all Gueuzes, Hanssens is a mixture of several vintages to produce a lambic which is refreshingly fruity.

This is the result of blending different lambics of different ages. The second fermentation takes place inside the bottles and therefore they are stored for minimum six months in constant temperature kept cellars.



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3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
sleestak (226) - Williamston, Michigan, USA - FEB 18, 2010
Bottle from "Completely Non-Epic Gueze Tasting ’10". Poured a hazy orange-yellow with little head. Aroma was overwhelmingly funky with wet grass, lemon and cheese. Deliciously sour with hints of orange/lemon zest, and a very dry finish. Carbonation complements the flavor wonderfully.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Vighals (1652) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - MAR 31, 2015
Gylden brun lett tåkete med lett tåkete hvitt skum. Sur lukt, eddik, noe vanilje og trevirke. Får litt hvitvinsfornemmelse på både lukt og smak. Sur, litt syrlig smak, bæreddik. Tørr.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
umich03jm (2404) - Flat Rock, Michigan, USA - MAR 27, 2015
Bottle. Cloudy orange pour with a 1 finger foamy that fades to a very thin ring. Great funky aroma of musty oak, lemon peel, apple, and light cheese. Taste solid. Pretty funky, lots of wet oak, some juicy lemon, light cardboard. Light to moderate sourness. Kinda tart in the finish but it’s not dry enough. Solid gueuze but not sure how often I’ll go back.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
deepeary (245) - Ontario, CANADA - MAR 24, 2015
Bottle in Florence. BB 07.08.32, yes, 2032. Wood cherry and sour, and grapes. Dry and sour all over. Only my third gueuze, but I’m a fan.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
abergdahl (89) - SWEDEN - MAR 21, 2015
The aroma is spot on, that funky, flowery smell Pours hazy orange with almost no head at all.very fruity, sweet and sauropod wth some pepper, mmm lots of citrus.. I really like it.. Long aftertaste and a very pleasing palate oily with a nice sparkling feel.. This is almost perfect.. Wow

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ej (880) - Hauglandshella, NORWAY - MAR 21, 2015
0.375 bottle. Pours a hazy golden barely producing a small white top. Nice aroma of stables, dry hay and a semi tart pungency. Taste is mellow sour with hints of pale malts. Fairly low co2 leves compared to other gueuzes I’ve had. Still a nice lambic.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gaultier (694) - SWEDEN - MAR 21, 2015
@ Havregatan 21/3-15. Bottle from Systembolaget. Fruity, bretty and acidic with notes of grape. Body is medium, the finish is dry, fruity and bretty with acidic notes.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
markextrae (1492) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 12, 2015
sample from 37,5cl bottle. poured a deep golden colour with a white fluffy head. citrus, vinegar, crisp, some malts, hay, murky hops? tart, nice mouthfeel, dry tart aftertaste, bang for your buck geuze

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
PlutonowyMan (67) - POLAND - MAR 11, 2015
Oude Gueuze z Hanssens Artisanaal, co? wspania?ego, fantastyczne.Wygl?da?o pysznie. Piana nieznaczna, niewielka, zapach s?odki, czerwona porzeczka z podbiciem malinowym.Je?li za? chodzi o doznania smakowe, to naprawd? sama przyjemno??: Geuze do?? dobrze nasycone, wyczuwalna czerwona porzeczka,malina, agrest, nieznacznie s?odkie, cierpkie, wytrawne ale pyszne. Podsumowuj?c: Hanssens Oude Gueuze jest bardzo, bardzo dobre,wiem, ?e s? lepsze, ale to niema znaczenia, to jest pyszne. Polecam

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Linnet (1194) - Karlstad, SWEDEN - MAR 10, 2015
Acidic, sour, funky yeastiness, really tart and lovely. Golden colour, no head. Acidic, but not that tart for the style, mid-sweet and fruity, refined, but understated. Medium body, soft carbonation, tart finish. Enjoyable, but would’ve liked more acidity.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mkam (220) - POLAND - MAR 9, 2015
Bottle. Pours hazy orange with a creamy white head. Aroma is acidic and woody. Taste is acidic with a fruity, citric style. Very dry and refreshing.


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