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Liefmans Frambozenbier

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Formerly brewed at Liefmans (Duvel-Moortgat)
Style: Sour Red/Brown
Oudenaarde, Belgium
Serve in Snifter, Tulip, Tumbler

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RATINGS: 535   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
All-natural, no syrups added, only whole raspberries pressed into juice just before being added to the beer. Features a massive raspberry aroma and the fresh, lively character of champagne.


1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Wakie (612) - Centreville, Virginia, USA - SEP 9, 2002
Blah! Aroma was overly sweet ... almost artificial. A foul brownish color w/ no head. Tasted like bad fruit water w/ an unpleasant oily finish. Not good. Not good at all.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
austinpowers (2826) - New York, New York, USA - SEP 4, 2002
A really great beer from Liefmans! Tastes a lot like Belle-Vue Framboise, but a touch more tart. Dry.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
neilrichards (191) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - SEP 4, 2002
excellent fruit beer.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
softale (188) - Michigan, USA - AUG 28, 2002
Burgundy color. Even with a fairly aggresive pour little head formed. Nose is raspberry and mustiness - but it’s a good kind of mustiness. Taste is sweet with sour kick and a bit of a dry finish. Not quite as good as Lindeman’s, IMO.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hildigöltur (5104) - København, DENMARK - AUG 20, 2002
The slight sourness makes this real good. This is not as sweet and sticky as most other frambozenbier and kriek. I love raspberry and I like this even though it is a girlish beer.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Mads Langtved (2244) - Copenhagen K, DENMARK - AUG 19, 2002
UPDATED: OCT 10, 2004 Pretty much sediment. Nice natural raspberrie-taste. Nice beer both sour, and sweet.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
OlJuntan64 (1265) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JUL 20, 2002
Though I’d take something nice for the big 300. Faintly hazy pink red with large lasting light beige head. Natural ripe raspberry aroma and not much else. My favorite kind of medium strong sour unripened raspberry and some faint yeasty flavours. Slightly sweeter middle and sour dry refreshing finish. Nice one Liefmans!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
SETANTA (582) - Bangor, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 19, 2002
Much like the Lindemanns, but has a more sour taste

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MartinT (8550) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 6, 2002
A thick and malty raspberry champagne…Very sweet sorbet…A poolside treat…

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Aurelius (4657) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - JUN 18, 2002
Incredible aroma of dusty raspberries. Brownish pink-purple with a single-bubble layer of fizz for a head. Earthy, acidic flavor that has a slight astringent quality, akin to powder candies (sweettarts, smarties). Notes of quinones (bitters) on the lips and the side of the tongue. Different.


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