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Brewed by Hantverksbryggeriet
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
Västerås, Sweden

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common

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RATINGS: 107   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A blueberry lambic made with "lambic yeast", i.e. not spontaneously fermented.


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
konstifik (573) - SWEDEN - APR 18, 2011
Sample at Lkpg Beer Expo. Red-pinky with pretty much no head. A little funky, nice balanced sourness, slightly fruity and with a interesting hint of blueberry.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ratman197 (9686) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - OCT 7, 2011
Bottle courtesy of Doodler (thanks Scott) poured a clear burgandy with a small lasting lavender head. Aromas of blueberry, barnyard funk, yeast, light citrus and light bread. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry lightly tart finish. Flavors of blueberry, citrus, light bread and a hint of barnyard funk with a crisp dry lightly tart lingering blueberry/citrus finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Hildigöltur (5104) - København, DENMARK - MAR 21, 2008
Bottled at Dahlberg, Helsingborg. Hazy dark purple coloured. Acidic aroma of berries, barnyard and sulphur. Rather sour and acidic flavour with a natural berry note. Very light and refreshing.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ekstedt (5401) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 7, 2008
UPDATED: SEP 20, 2009 Sampled at the RBESG08 grand tasting. Murky deep violet with a ruby head. Fresh cidery bleuberry aroma with some slightly sharp barnyard notes. Nicely balanced acidity. Second sample at SB&WF 2009. Very refreshing and well balanced. Wonderful!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DonMagi (5596) - bantervile, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 8, 2008
Bottle at the RBESG08 Grand tasting. Alround rating: Quite a stinky beast, like manure from a farm witrh fruity character, well carbonated and very refreshing.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
HenrikSoegaard (10480) - Randers, DENMARK - NOV 25, 2011
Bottle. Frothy white fair mostly deminishing head. Red colour. Powerfull sour aroma. Berries nicely present. Modetrate bitter sour flavor. Not too sour. but really nice. Great balance between sourness and berries acid and sugar. Average moderate bitter finish. Creamy palate.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
saxo (13852) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - NOV 25, 2011
Bottle. Nice head with good duration. Color is ruby. Aroma and taste are rich blueberries, citrus, malt and hops. Not that sour, but very fruity and berry-authentic.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
motelpogo (6472) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAR 24, 2012
rbesg08 grand tasting - bottled of course. rich purple red with a quick pink head; loads of tartness although the blueberry is quite subdued; hints of lacquered floorboards and appl cider vinegar. delicious

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
thebeertourist (4781) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 11, 2011
Bottle at Schoukjelleren. Dark ruby red, medium head. Sour and leathery farmyard aroma. Brettanomyces in the lead, fruity and bitter. A good attempt.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (34742) - VestJylland, DENMARK - FEB 2, 2010
Bottle 330ml. @ home.
Unclear medium to dark red purple color with a average, frothy - fizzy, fair lacing, fully diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate to light heavy fruity - berry, blueberries, wood, leather, tart - sour. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate acidic with a average to long duration. Body is light medium, texture is watery to oily, carbonation is soft. [20100105]


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