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

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RATINGS: 1002   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4   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.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
stchloe (866) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 3, 2015
Beautiful dark pour, and fruity aromatic head, drinks like a good lambic bubbly, slightly sour and tart, currants are a very nice addition.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
drmet (228) - Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, GERMANY - JUN 3, 2015
gut Nicht ganz so süß wie das Kriek von Lindemans,obwohl auch das Cassis Opfer von Süßungsmittel wurde. Geschmacklich dominieren hier leicht saure Johannisbeernoten. -leichte Eiche u. Vanillenoten -gut carbonisiert -süße johannisbeernoten im abgang

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Iphonephan (4305) - McLean, Virginia, USA - MAY 23, 2015
From a 35 cl bottle shared in Avon NC. Pours a cloudy reddish brown with a rose colored head. Slight pepperment nose. Flavors of tart cherry and other red fruit. Tart finish.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
nickel (612) - - MAY 23, 2015
Pours dark red like a wine. Strong aroma of black current, grape, fruits. Balanced and tender taste of black current with notes of citrus hops (or probably yeast). Great beer

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theydon_Bois (12595) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 16, 2015
Bottle at home, from Beermerchants, 16/05/15. Rich Ribena red with a well appointed crimson covering. Nose is rich blackurrant, raspberry jam, light wood, straw. Taste comprises sweet blackcurrant squash, light background aciditiy, blackcurrant syrup, sweet licks. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, sweet blackcurrant rinse. Ok - no discernable lambic profile, I’d rate this as an OK fruit beer if a touch overly sweet.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Maxbier (681) - Maryland, USA - MAY 13, 2015
Opaque burgundy with pink head. Aroma of black currant and funk. Sour sweet up front, sour black current tartness and berries on the finish. Not very complex, but tasty. Enjoyed as an after dinner drink.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Iznogud (1470) - CROATIA - MAY 11, 2015
Bottle at Mas Plenum stand, Vinocom, Zagreb. Pours dark red to brown with off-white head. Black currant fruity, medium sweetness, sourish touch. Dry finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Vighals (1896) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - MAY 11, 2015
Mørk rød klar med høyt kremete rosa skum. Kraftig naturlig solbærlukt. Svært søt frisk solbærsmak. Kort. Stikky

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hackobock (2176) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAY 8, 2015
May 8, 2015. Bottle at home.
Purple with a large frothy pinkish head. Aroma is just black currant, smells just like the homemade black currant cordial we had when we were young. Taste is sweet fruity up front with a tart fruity finish. Medium bodied, average carbonation. It’s all about the black currant in this, the lambic is lost, but I do like black currants...

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
VictorStr (1740) - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - MAY 7, 2015
[Ölresa Bryssel med Wihlan 2015] riktigt bra för 3,5. Väldigt fruktig och druvig, bra balans mellan sötman och syrligheten


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