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Lindemans Cassis Lambic

Brewed by Brouwerij Lindemans
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
St Pieters Leeuw-Vlezenbeek, Belgium


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RATINGS: 941   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
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Lindemans Cassis is a lambic made from local barley, unmalted wheat, and wild yeast. After spontaneous fermentation the lambic is aged in oak. Black currants are added creating a secondary fermentation and yielding an ale of exceptional flavor and complexity.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
VamboladeTolly (227) - Tartu, ESTONIA - DEC 3, 2014
Bottle @ De Tolly Joogipood. Pours purple with medium pink/purple head. Aroma issour with blackcurrant, citrus, yeast. Taste is medium sour, blackcurrant, some spicyness, dry, some sweetness. Good lambic.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
obe83 (58) - Livorno, ITALY - NOV 30, 2014
di color mirtillo con poca schiuma molto evanescente al naso il mirtillo sovrasta i lievi off flavour e prepara l eccessiva dolcezza in ingresso in bocca. nel finale esce l aspro dei mirtilli e una lieve astringenza. corpo esilissimo e carbonatazione un filo eccessiva. perfetta se fosse meno carica di mirtilli e con un abv un filo piu generoso dei 3,5 che porta che ne darebbe anche un po piu di corpo e una uscita piý lambic. ad ora Ť quasi succo al mirtillo gassato. con i dolci comunque un bell abbinamento.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
SardiniaMan (42) - British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 29, 2014
Refreshing tasting beer... Pours a dark purple plum colour forming a small light purple head. Aroma is pleasantly fruity, with blackberries and currants coming off there. Intense fresh black currant aroma, some funky notes. Medium bodied, medium carbonation. is quite sweet and definitely fruity, yet manages not to be overwhelmingly heavy.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bobhund (423) - - NOV 29, 2014
Köpt på Systembolaget Boländerna, Uppsala. En fin öl på många sätt, se betyget för mer info. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
drdisque (568) - Illinois, USA - NOV 21, 2014
From a bottle in company glass. Flavor and aroma aroma are of very strong black currant. Overwhelming. Gasping for breath. Too much black currant arrrrgggghhhhhhhhh!!!!!&#

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kdm1984 (707) - Missouri, USA - NOV 8, 2014
Pink/red appearance. Nice, well-retained head with spotty rings of lacing. Tart, fruity, acidic aroma. Tastes of vinegar and sweet, tart berries.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
aleigator (278) - North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - NOV 5, 2014
Pours a unique dark red-pink, bubbly head, among a glowy red color. Very fruity aromas, ripe currant as the nose defining component, with sweet, almost marmelade like qualities. A gentle sour aspect adds to the complexity of the smell, while I canít detect any acidic, funky notes. Taste includes a whole lot of currant berries, along with a slightly fermented, ripe fruit sweetness, which meets the palate in an almost smooth, very soft fashion. Sourness gives the fruit flavor a refreshing punch, while it remains supportive throughout. Interacts well with the sweetnes of the brew, adding a convincing, fruit focused balance. Finishes with fruits still being on top of the game, while sourness almost faded, leaving some space for bready malt clues.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
maxwelldeux (3791) - Everett, Washington, USA - OCT 27, 2014
Bottle. Pours a purplish brown color with a moderate pinkish tan head on there. Nose is pleasantly fruity, with blackberries and currants coming off there. Taste is quite sweet and definitely fruity, yet manages not to be overwhelmingly heavy.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
gripweed57 (766) - Hamilton Square, New Jersey, USA - OCT 25, 2014
750 ml bottle. Deep purple color, like grape juice. Rocky pink head. Exquisitely ornate Belgian lacing. Funky, fruity grape nose. Big grape and funk flavor upfront. Tart fruitiness follows. Finish is slightly dry and oily. Tough interesting, itís not something I would drink much of.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
slowrunner77 (6083) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 15, 2014
"poured nearly the color of grape juice, with a nice pink/light purple head. smelled sweet and funky. Tasted very sweet (as sweet as the Framboise) but with considerably more lambic funk (in the nose and flavor). you could easily taste the fruity currant flavor as well. while i enjoyed it, it was the least drinkable of the three iíve tried to date (raspberry, apple, black currant). the tart/sour & sweet mix that worked well at first got a little old after 8-12 oz. Not badmouthing, though. itís an interesting beer worth trying. Donít know if Iíll drop another $6+ for 12 oz. any time soon, though."

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