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

bottled
common

on tap
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Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 351   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.87/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Malt beverage with natural flavors added.


PlinyHarris' rating

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
PlinyHarris (28) - - DEC 14, 2012
Through word-of-mouth I’m told Lambic is sour if you drink it soon after getting it, and sweet if you let it age a little. The only thing Timmermans Strawberry is going to be is sweet, as predicted. It claims to be the best Lambic there is. My experience is limited but when drinks go around claiming to be "the best" they usually mean "the most generic." Neither have I had a great experience with Lambic ales yet anyway, but the flavours here are like a flavoursome, organic fizzy pop with the 4% weight added. I don’t get much beer underneath the slightly clingy, slightly over-sweet strawberry flavour that lets you drink in larger gulps, but forces you to rest it a few minutes each time. I think it’s slightly more obvious in flavour than the Floris beers, and I’d personally approach it as a sunny-day fizzy pop than a beer, which doesn’t have to be a bad thing as it does have (good) flavour (as well as a bit of additive). It still worked on the night though, a rainy night after a frosty, foggy week. A lasting beverage.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
MartyW (10) - DENMARK - APR 17, 2016
Aroma of sweet strawberry. Red-white head, Taste lots of sweet strawberries, almost sirup. A little sourness. Reminds me of a far better version of a sweet swedish cider. I see this being a good summer drink for people who don’t really like beer.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MrGrigg182 (238) - Tambov, RUSSIA - APR 1, 2016
Разливн& вариант. в аромате и во вкусе. Пить приятно. Довольн& газиров& пиво.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Florya (1389) - Bergen, NORWAY - MAR 28, 2016
How : bottle Appearance : cloudy pale red. Small off-white head. Aroma : strawberry, apples, peach and some caramel. Palate : light body, average carbonation.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
ERB92 (592) - Bergen, NORWAY - MAR 11, 2016
Fruity aroma of overripe strawberries and a hint of bubblegum. Amber with a white head. Medium to heavy sweet and light bitter. Medium body with a average carbonation, Overall not my cup of tea basically.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
phfyysik (384) - Tartu, ESTONIA - FEB 13, 2016
Pours hazy red/pink/beige with small top. Looks like rotten strawberry jam mixed with water. Aroma is a bit unpleasant - some strawberry, cottage cheese, but also some soap and excrement. Strawberry comes up in taste, some apricot and cheese as well. Bitter after won’t stay long. Strange beer.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
VamboladeTolly (1234) - Tartu, ESTONIA - FEB 11, 2016
Bottle. Pours hazy pinkish/pale-pale brownish with small white head. Aroma: strawbeer, bubble gum, soap, washing powder, dirty stayed socks. Taste is sweetish, strawberry, some rhubarb sourish, Thin body. A bit watery. Sweet finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rouhlas (2115) - GREECE - DEC 28, 2015
250ml bottle. Light hazy red color with off white pinkish head. Sweet and tart fruity aroma, strawberry. Sweet and light acidic taste like aroma. Light to medium thin to oily body with soft carbonation.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeergeekKorea (107) - SOUTH KOREA - DEC 27, 2015
Aroma: Mild strawberry Appearance: Thick reddish pink colour and pink bubble head Taste: Fruity sweet and very light bitter Palate: Light body, slick texture, lively carbonation and mild boozy aroma finishes

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
nilsas (2935) - Bryne, NORWAY - NOV 30, 2015

Lukt: Jordbær.
Utseende: Rosa.
Skum/kullsyre: Lite skum.
Smak: Jordbær med en liten syrlig avslutning.
Hvor: Kjøpt@Det Gode brygg, Sandnes, Nydt@Hjemme med Gorm.
Medium: Flaske@250ml, ABV@%, Når@09.10.2015

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
sallywang_322 (2) - - NOV 27, 2015 does not count
I like this one very much. The taste and palate are very sweet,just like juice.And it aroma is very strong.Very good choice for women.Overall


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