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Tilquin Assemblage/Blend

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Brewed by Gueuzerie Tilquin
Style: Lambic Style - Gueuze
Rebecq-Rognon, Belgium

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RATINGS: 75   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66/5   EST. CALORIES: 192   ABV: 6.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This is the typical Tilquin blend used for making Oude Gueuze Tilquin à l’ancienne, which means a blend of 1, 2 and 3 years old lambics from Boon, Lindemans, Girardin and Cantillon, but which was intentionally not refermented. Therefore, it is flat. Once aged in bottle, this blend would give an Oude Gueuze Tilquin à l’ancienne. To avoid any refermentation and carbonation, this blend is kept in the fridge. It is served on cask only on festivals and opendoors as a traditional flat lambic, and sometimes sold to local bars.


3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MrOrla (1710) - Odense C, DENMARK - APR 28, 2016
Cask @ moeder lambic. Pours hazy orange with a white head. Aroma of huge barnyard, light Apples, lactic acidic, gooseberry, quite fruity in a way. Taste is rather latic, light sweet, not sour, but with a touch rotten eggs. Decent

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SinH4 (2080) - Garching, GERMANY - APR 23, 2016
UPDATED: APR 24, 2016 Rating #2000. Hand pump. Hazy orange color with no head. Aroma is funk, horseblanket, wood, some residual sugars. Taste is candied residual sugars, wood, lemony funk, some more sweetish fruits (pineapples and exotic things, probably due to the residual sugar making the fruitiness sweeter), and quite some bitterness towards the end. Flat. Good!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ludvig (126) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JAN 12, 2016
Had this beer 2014 at Moeder Lambic in Brussels. The beer is really something special. With the flat texture and the full flavor of a gueuze this was a beer i tasted a few times (in between the cantillon casks). Viscosity is not something i would say was heavy but i still would say that the beer had a mouth coating fell to it. flavor wise it was mostly wood and different citrus zest aromas.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Theis (14937) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 15, 2015
Vat at WSF 2015. Clear golden - no head. Wooden. Light sourness. Mouldy. Light acid. Lovely. Light mouldy. Light sweet wood. Wood juice. Refreshing sourness. Lovely high drinkability.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
neongolden (1100) - Linköping, Sweden/Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 31, 2015
(On cask at Moeder Lambic Fontainas, July 24 2015) Pours hazy dark gold medal medium lingering white cask head and lace. Aroma fresh cheddar, lactic, lemon and orange peels, moderate to strong Brett basement, dried leaves, some old hops, wood is fairly light for style. Sulphur really comes out as it airs. Bright and funky on the palate with lactic yogurt and lots of oranges, with some underripe pit fruit, lemon, big tart citrus juice acidity, and undercurrent of peach skin, herbal hops and oak. Funk is dry earth and a bit of sulphur. Finish is dry, a bit tart, and almost astringent from hops. Smooth light to medium mouthfeel. This is really good! Complexity and balance of a gueuze without the refermentation and a lovely cask mouthfeel.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
yourilevesque (1071) - Quebec, CANADA - JUL 2, 2015
Le style lambic n’étant pas le style de bières que je privilégie habituellement, je pourrais déguster cette bière encore, encore... toujours. Le nez est délicat, doux sans être sucré, et sens le vieux lambic. Rien d’acide, on est dans la subtilité. Le malt est un support magnifique à cette bière fraîche dont les principales saveurs me font penser à celles émanant d’un vieux pain. Frais, court sans être sec, un grand coup de coeur ici!

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Valgreen (768) - DENMARK - JUN 30, 2015
Tap @ moeder lambic. Slightly hazy yellow, medium white head, some lacing. Apple, hay, grass, funky, fruity, citrus, peber.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mesjasz (707) - Lodz, POLAND - JUN 23, 2015
Tap at Moeder Lambic. Little hazy orange color, big white head. Aroma of acidity, funk, lemon, barnyard. Taste is medium sour, tart, funk with flavor of lemon, sour apple, wine.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
VsXsV (3750) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 20, 2015
Draught at Moeder Lambic Fontainas. Almost clear deep golden liquid with medium white head. Aroma of lemon, apple skin, light funk, grain and mineral. Taste is dry and light to medium sour with notes of apple skin, mineral and lemon. Medium bodied with low carbonation. Really nice lambic. Complex and balanced.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
CraftBeerNick (1685) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 18, 2015
Cask at Moeder Lambic, 17th June 15. Pours dark straw yellow, aroma is sweet and sour, old hops, some funk, some cheesy notes. Taste is funk, straw, slight sour, multi layered, very drinkable and refreshing, not astringent, really great


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