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Brewed by Lindeboom Bierbrouwerij
Style: Belgian Ale
Neer, Netherlands

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RATINGS: 97   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.15   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Gouverneur Brune (Brown) is truly a special beer. This top-fermented beer, with an alcohol content of 6,5% by volume, derives its very characteristic flavour from two varieties of dark caramel malt. This caramel malt gives the beer a unique taste and a deep, ruby-red colour. Lindeboom uses the best ingredients for all Gouverneur Beer, like Tetnanger hop from the South of Germany and, more importantly, the almost 140 years old brewing tradition.


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2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
MoritzF (8676) - Bochum, - OCT 15, 2012
(bottle, 30cl) Clear, brown colour with a beige and tall foamy head. Toasty malty, slightly sugary aroma with notes of caramel, chocolate, red berries and strawberries. Moderately sweet flavour, medium to light bodied with a soft carbonation. Rather slim malty base with toasty caramel accents, accompanied by berry fruits and a tinge of chocolate; notes of alcohol show up during the finish. 15.X.12


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yy0pp (774) - - APR 21, 2015
Bottle. Deep brown color with beige head. Aroma - Spice, malts. Taste - Sweet caramel, hops.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kermis (6193) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAR 31, 2015
Draft at Bruxelles, Haarlem. Pours clear brown with a light tan head. Aroma toffee, malts and overripe sweet dark fruits. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and light moderate bitter. Medium bodied with moderate carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rdb84 (226) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 5, 2015
Bottle. Quite a low abv considering the style. Cola pour, modest foam head. Fresh and crisp aroma of slightly burnt malts, prunes, hint of dark chocolate, grass, hint of bock, burnt caramel. Not bad. The taste reveals the sweetness from the aroma: chocolate, prune, malts, bock. Relatively neutral aftertaste. As with the other Lindeboom brews, this is not an explosion of tastes and aroma. Nonetheless, pour me another one!

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
wekker84 (1797) - etten-leur, NETHERLANDS - JAN 22, 2015
Bottle a brown colored beer with a white head aroma malts spicy citrus yeast and hops flavor malts citrus spicy caramel yeast and some hops

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kevnic2008 (9140) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - JAN 7, 2015
Pours a brown color with white head. Malt, belgian yeast, some fruit in aroma. Taste, sweet malt, yeast, some fruitiness

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Maakun (1176) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 20, 2014
Bottle. Brown with big light beige head. Caramel, brown sugar, light cocoa, raisins and dried plums. Quite sweet with light bitter finish with what seems like German hops. Medium bodied. Acceptable dubbel.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mjik83 (805) - - DEC 6, 2014
UPDATED: APR 11, 2015 30cl flesje via AH, Maastricht Alcoholpercentage van 6,5% Uitgeschonken in La Trappe glas Uiterlijk: donkerbruin/rood met redelijke schuimkraag Aroma en smaak: caramel, bitterzoet, ijzertje, licht fruitig Conclusie: redelijk smakelijke dubbel

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TBone (13539) - Pori, FINLAND - NOV 17, 2014
Bottle 330ml (AIH40)
Dark brown color, smallish brown head. Prunes and raisins in the nose + some cocoa liquer. Medium-bodied. Quite sweet flavor with milk chocolate, prunes and dates. Malty and sweet dessert beer. Too sweet for my liking otherwise decent.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
oh6gdx (21835) - Vasa, FINLAND - NOV 17, 2014
Bottled@AIH40 (from biernavigator). Deep ambery brown colour with a mediumsized off-white head. Aroma is raisins, some rye bread and mild berries and toffee as well. Flavour is sweetish malts, some rye bread and mild toasted notes.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DwarfeD (1411) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - NOV 2, 2014
30cl bottle at home. Amber brown with a medium tan head. Medium body with moderate carbonation. Pretty sweet with some bitter tones. Malts, hay, ripe fruits, caramel, brown sugar and herbs. An ok but not too special brew.


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