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

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RATINGS: 1587   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.7/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A golden hue sets off the wonderful almost champagne like taste.


AlabastorJones' rating

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
AlabastorJones (813) - Seattle, Washington, USA - NOV 20, 2009
Yellow body, no real head, aroma is tart sours and a hint at some funk, flavor is citric acid and a hint at some funk, some form of a malt body even shines through on some level, this is probably the perfect level of sour to be insanely sour yet completely drinkable. very enjoyable and probably the most accessable to a sour newb who has already tried the likes of the Duchesse/Monk’s Kettle etc... very sour though, make no mistake.


3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
metalspice (443) - Jevnaker, NORWAY - FEB 12, 2016
Lett tåkete ferskenfarget med høyt skum som forsvinner fort. Frukt, syre og vått høy i duften. Følger i smaken sammen med et lite hint av mugg. Mye kullsyre følger inn i en tørr avslutning.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
sunevdj (3570) - Copenhagen OE, DENMARK - FEB 12, 2016
Battle at work. Pours a clear golden with a white head. Dry with a medium sourness. Aromas of sour grapes with some vinegar and hints of vanilla. Also hints of horse blanket. Medium bodied. Lively carbonation. Dry and sour finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Manslow (766) - Warsaw, POLAND - FEB 8, 2016
Butelka 0,375l Kolor jasny złoty, klarowne, piana średnia zostawia małe ślady na szkle.Aromaty orzeźwiające cytryna, kwiaty, trawa. W smaku kwaśne lekko, mocne nagazowanie, bąbelki buzują długo, wytrawne, bardzo dobre piwo.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
pitch992 (46) - SLOVENIA - FEB 6, 2016
Weird concept of a cork and a normal cap over it on the bottle :D Aromas are on the gentle side; first scent is of citruses, then acidity, some gentle funk, hay, leather. Slightly more amber than golden, very clear, minimal head at first- then non-existent, white foam. medium sourness. light body, thin feel, lively carbonation, fluffy wheat feel, gentle long finish with some gentle alcohol warmth. Quite good. The taste itself is again citruses predominately, some leather, very gentle funk. Nicely drinkable, well balanced sourness and basic geuze tastes. Could have some extra aroma or taste notes.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
at_the_hop (87) - Worcestershire, ENGLAND - FEB 3, 2016
Bottle. Struggled to get into the bottle. When I did it smells up and funky with a light acidity. Tastes mellow for the style with a juicy sourness that comes in as a finish rather than up front. It’s tart like lemon juice but smooth and slightly dry. Hints of brett flavours but would like more. Carbonation seems light but actually if you move it over the tongue you get a nice mousse. Solid and interesting and quaffable example of the style, but not as good as Cantillon.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
fkoolen (753) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - JAN 31, 2016
37,5cl corked bottle at home. Slightly cloudy golden colour, big foamy white head that quickly disappears. Nicely funky, earthy and highly tard; green apples, vinegar, slightly sweet malty base. Medium body, lively carbonation.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MatusBeer (86) - Košice, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JAN 13, 2016
750 ml bottle at pokhoi. Clear golden colour with small head. Aroma of apple,citrus.Taste is salty,green apple, sour,yeast, funky. Good work.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
sjogro (1590) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 29, 2015
Tasting at Maakun’s. Bottle shared by Maakun. Schimmelkaas en appel. Backlog from 2015/10/16.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
rafaelagp (25) - Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL - DEC 26, 2015
Bottle. Off-white thick head, very lasting, leaves no lace. Aroma is funky, sour, citrus and a bit of pear. Taste is sour from start to finish and lasting in the end, citrus, bit funky and salty but too vinegary. Think this bottle hasn’t been well stored. Wasn’t as expected.

4.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
bulldogops (1681) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - DEC 25, 2015
Rating #1488 - Bottle from @beerblast - 12.03.2015 0 Sour N Funk Fest Prep School -Pours hazy golden with a bubbly white head. Aroma of orange peel, lemon juice, Brett, barnyard. Quite tart and juicy with a pronounced sourness - lingering acidity into the finish, super champenoise. Extraordinary.


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