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Brewed by Brouwerij F. Boon
Style: Belgian Ale
Lembeek, Belgium

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RATINGS: 38   MEAN: 2.78/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.78   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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New version off this beer brewed until end 2007 Inbev. Amber ale a blend of lambic and a beer from high fermentation.


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3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Abijen (1732) - ’s-Hertogenbosch, - OCT 5, 2013
Pours a golden orange slightly unclear beer with a good white head. Smells honey and caramel. Tastes honey, caramel and malts. Average carbo, thin body and a watery texture.


3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
blackisle (1093) - IJburg, NETHERLANDS - MAR 1, 2015
Bottle 25cl. Clear pale amber, small frothy off-white head, recedes slowly, light lacing; sourish nose, lemon, wheat, bread, candy sugar; light to medium bittersweet taste, sourish notes, bubblegum notes; light body, oily to watery texture, soft carbonation, aftertaste mixture of light bitter, sweet and sour, bit sticky in the finish; strange brew, kinda lemonady.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Countbeer (5147) - Best of E-Town mit 2 Brauhausen, NETHERLANDS - FEB 11, 2015
Bottle (25cl): Served in a Belle Vue shaker: Small ashy head on top of a clear amber colored beer. Aromas of plastic, malts, wood, some yeast, bread and honey tints. Flavours of honey, malts, bitters, light spice, light cream, some bread, wood, light grainy and some rye. Aftertaste is a mix of bitters, grains, rye, bread and some woody honey... Low carbo, creamy mouthfeel, medium bodied. Meh...

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Erzengel (5079) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - FEB 8, 2015
25cl, best before 05.03.2014. The beer starts smooth with slightly sourish-tart aftertaste. Not too deep, but fresh. Hints of sourness, a bit wood, lots of carbonation with a grainy fresh mixture. Short tart-sourish aftertaste with hints of horse blanket and a mix with pale sweetish beer.

2.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
JulienHuxley (4033) - Trois-Rivières, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 13, 2014
Bottle. Clear amber-gole pour with smallish white head. Aroma is grainy, lemony, fresh pizza dough, really doughy, light peachy and lemony fruitiness. Taste is sweet, lots of caramel, slightly sticky with an ever so slight tart twang, that ruins it more than helps it. Tastes like rotten grain juice, which is technically what beer is, but you would want to drink beer, not this.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
mikske79 (1287) - Puerto Plata, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - AUG 9, 2014
Niet echt mijn soort bier. Sommige zullen dit heel lekker vinden, maar mijn smaak was het absoluut niet

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Swaroga (1663) - Brussels, BELGIUM - JAN 8, 2014
25cl bottle. Clear brown and orange with small to medium head. NOSE : Wet bread and biscuit, tea, caramel. SIP : oily with medium body and moderate carbonation. It’s a medium sweet beer comparable to when you dump a biscuit into tea. It has a delicate acid like apple or lemon juice appearance in the end. Finish is quite comparable to the beginning. Aftertaste is earth and a bit of sour fruit. OVERALL : it’s an easy to drink beer. I was expecting more lambic notes but they are well blended in and the beer isn’t even sour. Interesting and I don’t hate it.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kraddel (4503) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - NOV 3, 2013
bottle at uilenspiegel pours clear - between amber and blonde smell is a bit like a lager, taste is sweet, sugary, malty , sweet grains. very intresting and very diffrent !

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Leighton (13592) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 18, 2013
Bottle shared at CBC Islington during the Ryan Tasting - thanks to Matteo for bringing this game-changer. Pours clear gold with a foamy white head. Sugary, lightly fruity and grainy. Medium in body with fine, creamy carbonation. Sugary finish, a touch artificial. Meh.

1.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
maneliquor (3412) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - OCT 17, 2013
Like Matteo before me, I too thought this beer was atrocious. Grainy and bitter with nothing remotely appealing to it. Not my kind of beer at all

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
teorn88 (3555) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 17, 2013
26cl bottle shared at the Steasy66 tasting, CBC Islington. It pours a pale straw color with a small white head. Aroma is grains and skunk. Some grass and boiled rice. Taste is grainy and bitter with some more boiled rice and grass. Light bodied with medium carbonation. Overall,ther’s no perceivable lambic in this beer and it’s honestly pretty bad. A disgrace.


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