Brewed by Brouwerij Oud Beersel
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
Beersel, Belgium


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RATINGS: 650   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Framboise is a classic among the Belgian beers created by adding whole fresh raspberries (250 g/l)to a blend of young and old lambic. Framboise Oud Beersel is the missing link between beer and wine and is served chilled in flute glasses.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
jookos (5096) - - JAN 30, 2013
Bottle. Reddish with a light pinkish head. Nose is full of sour cherries and raspberry-seedy jam. Some vanilla, and a touch of funk. Overall a very berry-fruity aroma, that leans heavily towards darkish jammyness. Body is medium-light, funk more clearly present than in the aroma. Some malts, sour cherry, raspberry seeds. An ok, not too heavy nor too easy, framboise. I’m just more for enjoying funkiness with plain malts than with a fruit injection.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
zacgillbanks (4141) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - JUN 18, 2016
Corked bottle from Coppers, Newcastle. Bright red with a thin pink-white head. It has a sweet raspberry flavour with malty, earthy and musty notes followed by more tart raspberry, cherry and yoghurt notes on the smooth, fruity finish. Good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cmacklin (706) - Lethbridge, Alberta, CANADA - JUN 10, 2016
375ml bottle. Pours a hazy dark red with lots of floaties and a small, short lived, off-white, fizzy head that leaves spotty lacing. Sour, fruity aroma of raspberry and cherry. Sweet, fruity flavour of raspberry and wheat with a dry, tart, acidic finish. Light body with a watery texture and lively carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
20107589 (673) - randers, DENMARK - JUN 7, 2016
bour dark red, nearly brown, rasberry aroma, medium sour with sweet hints- lively carbonation medium bodied, with a sour finish

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Borup (10702) - Albertslund, DENMARK - JUN 3, 2016
37,5 cl. bottle. Reddish colour with a small off-white head. Aroma and flavour of raspberries, acidic, tartness and sweetness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
kevinsenn (1892) - Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 28, 2016
Bottle from SlovakSniper; thanks. Raspberry juice aroma. Taste is full of raspberry, with bready malts. Good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
imdownthepub (12792) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 24, 2016
Bottled, 330ml at Lafayette Music Bar, Ostend, West Flanders, Belgium. Ruby red with pink head. I cannot believe that I hadn’t rated this before, there is a real, fresh raspberry flavour to this, juicy with a tart, slightly acidic background. There is a balancing sweetness too. Pretty decent for the style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kepano (253) - Los Angeles, California, USA - MAY 21, 2016
Clear ruby red with a foamy off white head. As someone who grow up picking raspberries the smell is instant nostalgia. Potent raspberry, lots of brown sugar, brown butter. It smells like a baked raspberry tart. On the palate, the body feels thinner than I expected but has fresh, fruity, raspberry finish. Oud Beersel Framboise lacks the complexity and sourness that I look for in a lambic. Not my favorite raspberry lambic, but enjoyable nonetheless.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rdb84 (515) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 21, 2016
Beautiful dark red color with light red hue, small head, gentle carbo. A: light sour, big raspberry sweetness, white sugar. Reminds of soft drink. T: very nice medium sharp sourness. Geuze maltiness dominates, with a perfect fruity undertone of red fruits, mostly raspberry, strawberry. With the glass half empty, the aroma becomes more like a true Geuze instead of soft drink earlier. Finish is quite dry with a mellow malt y bitterness, strawberry notes.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Christian (12569) - Odense, DENMARK - MAY 21, 2016
Ølfestival. Cloudy red with a small pink head. Aroma of raspberry with grain. Sweet and slightly tart flavour of raspberry

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bontus (742) - Flanders, BELGIUM - MAY 15, 2016
37,5cl bottle from Geers. Pours dark red, ruby. Nearly no head. Nose of raspberries, cherries, port wine maybe. Fruity flavour, but a bit thin-bodied, could use some extra tartness/vinousness. But very palatable balanced fruit lambic.

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