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Brewed by Brouwerij Strubbe
Style: Sour Red/Brown
Ichtegem, Belgium
Serve in Snifter, Tulip, Tumbler

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RATINGS: 159   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Old sour beer is blended with sweet young beer before bottling to create a beer with a sour nose, sweet taste, and a slight sour aftertaste. Ichtegem’s goes great with shrimp or can also be used to marinate various kinds of meat in.


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3.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fejez (39) - - JAN 5, 2013
Bottle 25 cl. Dark ruby, with very little head. The sour nose is promising, but it disappears soon. Medium body, very drinkable. A bit astringent.


3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Wixie (142) - BELGIUM - AUG 10, 2015
Dark liquid with red shining. Small head. Heavy and fruity, interesting aroma. Medium body, no carbonisation. Taste is sour and sweet.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
UXO (871) - CANADA - JUL 23, 2015
Appearance: slightly hazy deep amber with a short tan head diminishing rapidly to a thin skim, minimal lacing. (3/5) Aroma: muted, red berries, wood (oak), brown sugar. (6/10) Taste: moderate sweet, mild bitter, mild tart. (6/10) Palate: medium body, moderate carbonation, slightly tart finish. (3/5) Extremely mild oud bruin, almost no sour at all. Pleasant and mild, but a bit of a letdown, if I’m honest - I was looking forward to face-puckering tartness, and that just isn’t here. (12/20)

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DJoer (988) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 29, 2015
Medium white brown head, dark brown colour, wine sour pretty wood complex grape smell, medium carbonation low bitter acid watery texture some alcohol wine grape and some wood taste

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SirLimpsalot (2778) - SWEDEN - APR 18, 2015
@ Basunen 15-4-17: tydlig syrlig doft med toner av trä och lite garderob. Smaken är lagom syrlig med toner av vete, korn, röd frukt och fat. En fyllig trevlig sak. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone ---- Soberness not garanteed!

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hamirubi (331) - Waarschoot, BELGIUM - MAR 26, 2015
25cl bottle. Light redbrown from brewery Strubbe. Good to drink, and the look simply is great. The aroma hints at dry fruits, red berries. The taste is sugary with bitter and sour notes. But the sourness does not prevail. A nice beverage - yet I love my sour ales a bit stronger.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ShivanDragon (2339) - Leeuwarden, NETHERLANDS - NOV 15, 2014
vrij lichte sour red/brown, schenkt bruin met bruine kraag, aroma van licht zuurtje, eikenhout, rozijn. smaken van licht zuurtje, hout, rozijn, erg dun zelf wat waterig, glad en banaan bij opwarmen. dunne body. mwah

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Alengrin (3401) - BELGIUM - AUG 22, 2014
Classic but low-profile oud bruin, deep reddish brown with off-white head, soft and creamy character, malt sweetness, very fruity with soft lactic acid touch, but a bit thin. Did lead to the Ichtegemse Grand Cru, a more ambitious version. Good session beer, as a decent oud bruin ought to be.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
mikske79 (1312) - Puerto Plata, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - AUG 9, 2014
Van de grand cru van hen ben ik fan, maar de oud bruin vond ik niet zo lekker.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jerre (3014) - Waregem, BELGIUM - JUL 28, 2014
Taste this beer many times since 2007. From 25cl bottle. Old brown color, with light beige head. Aroma: fruits (orange), sour from wood, and sweet too. Medium body. Taste sweet-sour, bit fruits, oak touch. Good.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rasmus40 (14270) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 27, 2014
Bottle from Willems @ hotel room, France. Hazy brown with a small off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel and dark fruit. Flavor is medium sweet and light acidic. Sweet and light acidic finish. 150714


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