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

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RATINGS: 1455   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.69   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A golden hue sets off the wonderful almost champagne like taste.


stumpyiliz's rating

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
stumpyiliz (216) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - NOV 16, 2012
Fast fading off white head with a slightly hazy gold liquid. Smell is of pears, grapes, pineapple. Sour but not over the top with a husky peppery dry finish. Not bad, glad I tried this finally.


4.3
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 20/20
Jamesthebrit (309) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - JAN 29, 2015
Aroma is sour wild funky. Dandelion. Outdoorsy like a fisbee golf course in spring. Like a wet wood. Yeasty... Like an earthy yeasty. Yeah I could probably sniff this all day. Looks dandelion color. Medium head. Taste is like the smell but not as pure. Sourness overtakes. Wine like tannins also dominate. Too earthy for the sourness I think. It’s like a three way battle between funky woody, sour floral, and earthy yeast. Probably should only have two. Complex but not amazingly balanced. Palate is an explosion of carbonation and very aggressive sourness. Otherwise dry dry dry. Overall this beer has the nostalgia of being the first beer I actively searched for. I still remember seeing it on the shelf at that crappy liquor store at university of michigan. Bam there it was! Remember popping the bottle back at the apartment and being like what the fuck this is beer? 20/20 Eat your heart out style raters.

1.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
Vir4030 (533) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 23, 2015
Very dry. Yuck. Would not buy. Maybe I just don’t like the style. Probably that’s why I’m so excited to be the first half of the day before I get a follow back on my way home from work.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fombe89 (138) - Asturias, SPAIN - JAN 19, 2015
Botella .de @Señor Lúpulo. Despacho de cervezas ...................... Casa18/01/2014

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sebilinz (641) - Linz, AUSTRIA - JAN 12, 2015
Bottle. Golden body with nice head. Aroma is sour with hints of apples and some herbal notes. Taste is green apple sourness with some barnyard. Aftertaste is sour with hints of bitterness. Nice one.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DwarfeD (1230) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - JAN 9, 2015
375ml bottle at home. Clear golden with a full white head with low retention. Medium body with a lot of carbonation. Nice sourness with some bitter and sweet tones. Green apple, citrus, hay, grapes and herbs. A great sour brew!

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jhamp9 (1165) - Corinth, Texas, USA - JAN 3, 2015
Almost clear golden pour with a white and spotty lacing. Aroma is green apple, champagne, dusty barnyard, and light lacto. Taste is sour green apple, lemon, dusty barnyard funk, wood, and earth. Aftertaste that lingers. Dry finish. Slick mouthfeel.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
drunk_again (171) - GREECE - JAN 3, 2015
bottle. hazy yellow with thin head. aroma of barnyard and some fruity notes. taste is medium to heavy sour, thin body, lively carbonation and dry sour finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
VDuquerroux (424) - Airvault, FRANCE - DEC 31, 2014
Bottle, 37.5cL. @Strasbourg, bar Les Berthom. A clear yellow brown beer with a big white creamy head ; good retention. Aroma of smoke, wood, cider, barnyard (light in the mouth). Medium to heavy sour, very dry. Medium body, thin texture, fizzy carbonation, dry lasting sour finish. Overall, clearly... not easy to drink, very dry ; extreme but not dirty foolish, "too clean".

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jyrsa (109) - - DEC 31, 2014
Bottle. Pours hazy yellow with a white head. Nose has barnyard aroma with fruityness and berries. Sour apples and dustiness. Slightly oily body with a sour after taste.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Yorker (1394) - Herning, DENMARK - DEC 30, 2014
Corked 75 cl bottle @ home. Pours cloudy golden with a white head that leaves some lacing. Aroma and flavour are wood, lemons, and tartness - with a slightly dry finish.


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