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Brewed by Timmermans (John Martin)
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
Itterbeek, Belgium

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 386   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.89   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Red-amber in color, fresh raspberry aroma, with a sweet-sour taste.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
wlajwl (4341) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - JUN 15, 2014
Aroma is raspberries, fruit and wine qualities. The flavor is raspberries, fruit, high carbonation, mild vinous qualities and a very tart finish.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
VinegarStroke (320) - Napa, California, USA - JUN 2, 2014
Bottle: clear, red to salmon, light head and light lace. Massive berry lift. Very clean and fresh. Slightly bready, toast. Off dry, moderate level of sourness and not bitter. Fresh, medium length, fine acid driven palate. Lacks a little depth. Just light and refreshing.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
madmitch76 (17158) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 1, 2014
27th May 2014
Clear red beer, tidy pale pink head. Palate is light and dry and a little crispy. Sweet and sour raspberry, dry. That’s about it. Dry finish. Good fruits but dry.

3.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
gueuze (481) - - MAY 23, 2014
Extrem fruchtiger Geruch nach Erd- und Himbeere. Im Antrunk trocken, nur ein Hauch von süß. Tänzelnde Brettsaromen.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
JulienHuxley (3936) - Trois-Rivières, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 14, 2014
Bottle. Clear red pour with thin very light pink head, almost white. Aroma is fruity, nice punchy raspberry aroma, not artificial which came as a bit of a surprise. Taste is also actually not so sweet, much less diabetic than is the norm with these commercial berry lambics, this one combines a nice fruity acidity and fruity sweetness. Palate is a bit thin and overcarbed, could be more mellow. Quite ok.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SilverfoX (577) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - MAY 1, 2014
strong raspberry sour aromas, dark wed wine body, thick foamy head, tart fruity sharp sweet taste thin palate but robust fruity aftertaste.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jookos (3162) - FINLAND - APR 30, 2014
Bottle. Ripe raspberries, tart. Refreshing. Pretty much what I expected... ... ... ......

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3.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rickyleepotts (99) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - APR 13, 2014
I really like this style, but this doesn’t look like a lambic in the glass. It doesn’t really smell like one, either. However, it has a nice tart raspberry flavor to it, and the history behind the brewery makes me respect it just a little more. Not my favorite lambic, but not a terrible beer, either. Cheers!

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
vipinvelp (2632) - Velp, NETHERLANDS - APR 13, 2014
Looks, smells and taste as the name suggests. Always a nice way to end an evening with lots of beer tasted. Sweet aroma, sweet taste. Just what it promisses. (Arnhem 201404_

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
thomas15 (689) - USA - APR 6, 2014
Great aroma of tart raspberry. Appears pretty clear rose color with small white head and spotty lacing. Taste is very fruity and fresh raspberry but lacks in tartness an d is not sour in any way. Not much complexity, but it’s delicious.


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