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RATINGS: 273   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.75   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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Rueuze is our take on the traditional Belgian-style blend of lambics of different ages.  We carefully select a number of oak barrels from our warehouse that have been aging our sour blonde ale. this is one complex beer.  Notes of hay, barnyard funk, apricots, and even olives play wonderfully with the balanced acidity.


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3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
wedgie9 (1792) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - APR 1, 2013
Tasted on 4/1/13 from a capped 750mL bottle purchased at Sun Devil. Pours clear light orange with a thin white head that quickly disappears altogether. The nose is super sour and funky with tons of lemon acidity, some light bread malt, and a light note of dried pitted fruits. The flavor is quite sour with plenty of lemon acidity, but it really lacks depth, with very little of the malty and fruity notes coming through on the palate, but with an added oaky vanilla note. The body is medium with a nice tannic structure, nearly sparkling carbonation, and a long sour lemon and hint of vanilla oak finish.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
zvikar (2835) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - APR 18, 2014
Bottle sample at a tasting at Noam’s office. Thanks DSG. Pours an hazy yellow with a nice head, aroma of olives, brett, wood, fruits and green tea, flavor is sour and fresh with brett, olives, sulfur, green tea and fruits, medium bodied. Great

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gerbeer (1493) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 16, 2014
750 ml bottle. Pours a yellow/copper with light head. Aromas of green oak, lemons, and stoned fruit. Crisp similar flavors with nice lime finish. Super tart. Can you say warhead?

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
OldGrowth (2480) - North Carolina, USA - APR 13, 2014
Bottle. Good aroma, sour, oak, fruity, dried apricot, kind of see why they say olive. Clean golden orange color ok head that faded quickly to nothing, no lace. medium sourness in flavor. Medium body, light creamy mouthfeel, dry finish. Pretty nice. Flavor my favorite part. Dry sour finish nice too.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
DSG (5022) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - APR 13, 2014
Bottle shared at a sour tasting at Noam’s office. Hazy golden with a white head. Funky aroma, oaky, lemony, with some barnyard, a bit of sweat and lots of fruits. Sour flavor, fruity, oaky, kinda citric, with moderate funk. Medium-bodied. Very good.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Experiment_Ale (653) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 10, 2014
In New York with my sister. Pours light cloudy golden. Aroma is smooth tart sour funk. Medium to low acidity; which is unusual, for a Bruery sour. Some light fruits, apple. Taste is gueuze tang, sour and smooth, medium acidity. The beer is sour, but still has some complex tart notes that make it a very nice sipping beer.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Atom (1212) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - APR 4, 2014
2013 bottle pours a slightly hazy mostly clear orange/golden with a small white head. Aroma is a sweet mellow tart funk, citrus lemon. Taste of tart lemon, white pepper spice, oak, Brett, with heavy lacto yogurt on the finish. Bright refreshing. Not as complex as many a Gueuze, not worth aging IMO really nice as is right now.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ryanfolty (1780) - Bourbon County, Minnesota, USA - MAR 27, 2014
March 22, 2014 - on tap at Bruery tasting room. Clear golden pour with limited head. Aroma was sour fruit and yeast. Taste was consistent with aroma and also had some nice wood. Very balanced and easy to drink.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
NotoriousJ (35) - Palatine, Illinois, USA - MAR 27, 2014
Yellowish orange body with briskly receding white head. Aroma is strange definitely has that "horse blanket" nose. Flavor is good would like a bit more complexity but that's just because I love their other sours so much. Good not great ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
OnlyIsland (3) - - MAR 25, 2014 does not count
Delicious sour beer, not unbearable. Nice hazy golden colour. Pours with very little head. Satisfied my want for sour beer. Would have again for a special occasion.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Miked1687 (606) - Buffalo, New York, USA - MAR 22, 2014
Bottle. Hazy gold pour with a medium thick white head. Nose is some sour apple, funk, some sweetness. Taste is sour apple funk, bitter fruit rinds. Nice and sour, lots of carbonation.


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