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


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RATINGS: 324   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.77   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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available only in Belgium. if you had "St Louis Geuze" on draft in the United States, be 99.9% sure it was "St Louis Geuze Fond Tradition": http://www.ratebeer.com/beer/st-louis-gueuze-fond-tradition/6098/

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
suprchunk (2248) - Crestview, Florida, USA - APR 27, 2013
Dark golden clear pour. Big white head. Some lacing. Slight aroma of bile. Some malt and barnyard notes. Taste is a slightly watered down malt flavor with hints of pepper. Bland. Finish is sweet. Not good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beergeek23322 (2263) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - APR 21, 2013
I had this in a bar in Aalter Belgium. Poured clear orange with a little head. Slightly sour notes but not what you’d expect from a geueze. A simple beer and a bit disappointing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Abijen (1473) - ’s-Hertogenbosch, NETHERLANDS - APR 15, 2013
Pours a golden reddish beer. Minimal to almost no head. Smells little sour and sweet. Can't tell really what it smells like. The taste is disappointing. I hoped for more sourness. It have little tones of sweetness and a little bit sourness. Really boring. The taste disappeared really faste. It has a watery and thin texture. Carbo is average.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
MaartenRF10 (1597) - Wageningen, NETHERLANDS - APR 7, 2013
Clear orange brown, white head. Very easy gueuze. Sourness is hard to find, medium sweet. More soda like.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
ads135 (2955) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - MAR 19, 2013
This is one of the worst gueuze’s you can buy. Sadly it was also one of the first I ever tried and nearly ruined the style for me. Has the sourness you’d expect, but its almost overwhelmed by the sweetness and stale cardboard aroma.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kraddel (3117) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - MAR 19, 2013
bottle from the shity bottleshop behind the corner... pours unlike a geuze! how do i mean? carbonation already gives sugar away ( or is that just some weird idea in my had? ) soapy foam, very light orange colour, and the carbonation rising up? thats just like a lager or something... so yeah.. usualy i see only colours and wether the foam is big or not. this is the first time i actualy SEE - this is NOT gonna be a good geuze :p ( or its imaginary , perhaps ) foam is already gone by typing till here.. leaving a thin layer of white at the top smells like a faro . a faro is one of my favourite beer styles, but this is a geuze? WTF ? tastes sugary, again, i would believe this is a faro, by the taste, but the label clearly states st louis premium geuze lambic ( i did not do this as a new entry, since the word premium above it could as well be a diffrent labeling , i figured ) so yeah, a bad faro, ( but not the badest one ) to me. do i enjoy it? for this price -> yeah. but why call this geuze? thats like calling budweiser an imperial stout.. WHY ????

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Lowenbrau (1941) - Asturias, Oviedo, SPAIN - JAN 2, 2013
25cl bottle. Sweet and subtle tart aromas. Pours bright gold, almost clear, with vanishing white head, poor lacing. Light body and hig carbonation, crispy. Taste is sweet, subtle sourness, herbal, hay. Much more on the sweet side, which is something i´m not expecting from a gueuze.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
thanatosti (906) - NETHERLANDS - DEC 26, 2012
25 cl. bottle @ home, bought @ Bert’s Bierhuis. Golden yellow with a white head. Sweet lambic aroma. Lambic taste although the sweet sugars tend to dominate. Decent beer but too sweet.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Theydon_Bois (8695) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 24, 2012
Bottle at home (Noel Cuvelier) 24/12/12. Lightly hazed golden amber with a medium ’un geuze like’ sized white head that retains well. Nose is sour light, sugars, lemon curd, touch of wood, farmy musty. Taste is sweet and sugary, nowhere near enough tarte and sour, light honey, citrus tones. Medium bodied, light carbonation, dry finish. Too sweet, not enough sour, below par geuze.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
culchiem (2518) - Berlin, GERMANY - NOV 13, 2012
Bottle. Caramel with a large solid frothy head, excellent lacing. Aroma is sweet grain and grapefruit. Flavour is bittersweet, a little sekt on a sour finish

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