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


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RATINGS: 1105   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41/5   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
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.

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   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
indysigner (14) - Milton, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 13, 2001
My favorite of the Lindeman’s lambics. It’s not as fruity (it’s currant, duh!) and has a little bit of a pine aroma and taste (it’s currant, duh!). Funny thing is: I don’t like currants.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
lupuLust (87) - Freiburg, GERMANY - OCT 21, 2016
20.10.2016 - Lambic sourness paired with sweet sour cassis. Lambic taste is not choked totally by cassis.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mister_Li (956) - GERMANY - OCT 20, 2016
Trübes dunkelrot mit rosa Schaumkrone. Sehr fruchtig, schwarze Johannisbeeren, sehr säuerlich, malzig, etwas trocken.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scrumpy369 (504) - Budapest, HUNGARY - OCT 14, 2016
Bottle at hopaholic. Deep purple colour small pink head. Nose is cassis. If I smell careful enough i can also feel the lambic, but they go very well togeher. Ripe, deep cassis. Taste is medium sourness, dry cassis taste. Very nice and refreshing, just what i wanted.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
lotsalaughs (170) - Alberta, CANADA - OCT 9, 2016
Dark purple pour with light pink foam of very fine bubbles. Head falls quickly releasing woody fruit aroma. Taste is pleasantly sour with a slight peppery fruit edge. Light bodied with average carbonation. Mouthfeel has only a slight astringent dryness which coats the tongue - very much like a red wine in this way. Has a dry, sour finish that is short lived in duration. Very likeable sipper.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
FinnIckler (97) - GERMANY - OCT 6, 2016
Bottle from Saveure Biere. Pours deep red. Nose is full of red grapes. Taste is a really nice balance of sweet and sour, very nice grape flavour. Finish is dry and fruity. I really like it!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
vinivini (1320) - BELARUS - SEP 30, 2016
Ruby red, pink head. Perfect lacing. Black currant on nose. Light body. Oily. Fruity sourish taste. Yummy berries. Low bitterness. Good

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mateuszk (2155) - Poznań, POLAND - SEP 16, 2016
Bottle/draught. Dark red/purple in colour, purple head. Aroma and taste of blackcurrant, moderately sweet with light tartness. Medium body, quite oily texture, soft carbonation and sweet-tart finish. Really nice even though it is sweetened there is light sour note. Definitely the best from sweetened Lindemans lambics.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Derbeth (749) - Kraków, POLAND - SEP 15, 2016
Lane. Aromat domowego soku z czarnej porzeczki. Dość słodkie, trochę kwaśne. Słodycz za bardzo dominuje.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
caribou43 (643) - Chavannes-près-Renens, SWITZERLAND - SEP 12, 2016
I bought this bottle in Paris and we drank it these last days at home. It is an interesting beer. First, the color is a deep pink color, relatively high carbonation, sourness, malt, cassis juice. It is important, in my opinion, to drink it cold.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lonick (1497) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 11, 2016
Keg @ Six North Opening Night. Pours red, bright dark red almost purple, thinish pink head. Nose is black current a touch sour on the nose as well, it smells like diluting juice and then it just smells of more black currents. Taste is as the nose but a bit more sour, i loved it.

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