Brewed by Gulpener Bierbrouwerij
Style: Sour/Wild Ale
Gulpen, Netherlands
Serve in Snifter, Tulip, Tumbler


on tap

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RATINGS: 53   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43/5   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
Note: This is the version sold in the Netherlands and (if applicable) other parts of Europe.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JefVerstraete (2761) - Oosterzele, BELGIUM - JAN 17, 2015
Tap @ Posthoorn, Maastricht. Brown colour, white foam. Balsamic vinegar, berries, brown sugar. Nice taste but without sugar this would be very nice! Too sweet.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Alengrin (4254) - BELGIUM - AUG 24, 2014
Remarkable blend of Gulpener Oud Bruin with a wood-aged beer undergoing a controlled lactic infection and sweetened. Made for De Zwarte Ruiter and in existence for many years already. The result is very much like a Flemish oud bruin, with yellowish foam and a dark burgundy colour. Aroma of nuts, chocolate, overripe fruits, Worcestershire sauce, sour cream, sherry; fruity and malty taste ’cleansed’ by a soft lactic acidity, some woodiness, dryish sourish finish. A classic, predating many attempts at oud bruin made by younger breweries.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheJvd (1021) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 16, 2014
Small sample from tap at Beertemple. Pours hazy brown with a small off-white head. Aroma is malty, caramel, slightly tart and a bit sweet. Taste has some sugar, caramel, is quite malty and sweet. Medium body and carbo. Decent.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kraddel (5766) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - JUL 13, 2014
Pours rather dark brown , good white heD . Smell is sharp sour . Taste is sour , very fruity . Bitter , bit metallic . Very nice .

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Benzai (12596) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - JUN 28, 2014
Draught @ Beer Temple. Dark red - brown color, average sized off-white to beige head. Smell and taste lightly malts, quite sweet indeed, raisins, dried fruits. Average body and carbonation. Hmm it’s ok.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
PotjeBier (2562) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - JUN 28, 2014
Tap @ Beer Temple - sample share with bierkoning, benzai, theJvd, andrejes & joes (Brett fest 2014). Long, long time since I last had this. Clear dark brown-red color. Dense off white head with good retention and lacing. Aroma’s: sweet & sour, light fruit (cherries?), dark sugar. Some wood retronasal. Flavor is moderate to full sweet & moderate sour. Light bodied, but certainly not thin. Finishes with a light bitterness. Lovely.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Kevin (2191) - New Mexico, USA - MAR 16, 2014
Tap at de poshoorn. Came in an awesome ceramic stein that I will hopefully upload a picture of. Giant off white head. Sweet nose with peach and berry notes. Just a touch of sour in this. Real smooth and a great after meal beer. Tartness comes out mire in the finish. Flavors of black and blueberry throughout.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
markextrae (3345) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - JAN 18, 2014
From tap. The aroma was like a real rodenbach with sweet and sour cheries. But the taste... It’s like They have add a ton of sugar. Bad bad bad

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sic1314 (4775) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - NOV 19, 2013
Poured medium reddish brown with a frothy off white head. Aroma of sour berries and caramel malt. Light body, flavour is pleasantly sour over dark fruit, but could do with being a lot stronger.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jkwood04 (5214) - Connecticut, USA - SEP 24, 2011
On tap. Pours reddish brown with a lacy, cream-colored head. Aroma of sweet tarts, some spice, light fruit, and floral hops. Flavor about the same, but really sweet and fruity. Smooth texture. A decent beer but not great.

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