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Brewed by Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
Ingelmunster, Belgium

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RATINGS: 205   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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2.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
JBPortland (842) - Portland, Maine, USA - FEB 22, 2014
375ml bottle (2011 vintage) pours murky red brown with a finger of pink head. Nose is super sweet fruity berry syrup, not much else. Taste is tart berry jam and sugary syrup. Finish is sweet fruit juice and a little tart. Way over-sweetend and artifical tasting. Didnít finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
b3shine (5585) - Indiana, USA - FEB 1, 2014
Draft to taster. Looks good; a transparent cherry red with pink head that steadily dissipates into lacing. Smells solid; fresh raspberries. Tastes like it smells with a nice, lively mouthfeel. Nice, light, and recreshing.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
maekchu (2200) - Hirakata, JAPAN - JAN 28, 2014
Bottle from Asahiya. Very fresh funk, berries. Dark reddish/brown color, little head. Berries and grapes in the initial / slightly tannic, with hits to the upper palate and sinuses / finishes with similar smooth sweet berries. Thin-medium body, and a bit astringent. Taste is refreshing. A little beer that punches above its weight.

2.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Usko (171) - Bavaria, GERMANY - DEC 6, 2013
Bottle.. Pours deep red with pink head, lots of yeast(?). Raspberry aroma, sweet and thick, thats it. Taste is lots of sugar, then raspberry, than sugar again. Medium body, medium carbonation, no bitterness. Strange mouthfeel of artificial sugaring.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tectactoe (2042) - Michigan, USA - NOV 25, 2013
Tap: deep, ruby red color with a slightly pink/purple tint all around; same goes for the head, somewhat lavender in hue; big, chunky, but quick to recede. Aroma has notes of raspberry juice & raspberry jam; mostly sweet & just barely tart. Smells good, but itís definitely a one-trick pony. Taste has a nice sourness up front that fades into a mid-palate & back-end sweetness. Raspberry juice, light jam, & perhaps a touch of grape & cherry notes, too. Not quite vinous & almost no present funk. It works as a very nice fruit beer, but isnít what I want in a true "lambic"... So Iím torn.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kraddel (3471) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - NOV 19, 2013
Horeca 13 Pours dark pink small white head Smells like superintence raspberrys Taste is dry , sugary , overripe raspberrys . You know what ? I actualy like this . In contradiction to my enthousiasm of this brewerie

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
beastmaster (287) - Florida, USA - NOV 17, 2013
On tap, poured cranberry red with a little white hat for head. sweet aroma of raspberries. Tastes like a tart carbonated cranberry raspberry punch. Sweet as can be and tart as Iíll get out. But those are what make a great limbic for me. Excellent drink.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beergeek23322 (2342) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - SEP 18, 2013
Sampled at Tuscanora Mills in Leesburg. Deep red color with a pinkish head. Raspberry aromas with tart and slightly sour flavors. Not bad at all

3.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BMMillsy (1435) - Florida, USA - SEP 7, 2013
Shared with wife at Gainesville HOB. Pours deep red with pink head. Huge sweet raspberry aroma. Flavor is super sweet and tart raspberries and sugar. Something slightly weird on the back end like sweet-n-low flavor. Not bad. Wife liked it.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
kathouse (1040) - Nevada, USA - AUG 6, 2013
Strawberry and sour grape aroma is wonderful. Deep red with a creamy tan foam. Medium body. Good mouthfeel is full and refreshing. Strawberry and other red fruits fill the palate and the finish. Not overly sour as some others. Very nice.


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