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

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RATINGS: 298   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.86   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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Malt beverage with natural flavors added.


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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
KajII (782) - Macon, North Carolina, USA - APR 20, 2012
Bottle. The pour was a murky plum orange with an average sized (1-2 finger) light pink foamy head that reduced down to a large collar of foam with some really good sticky lacing. The aroma was all about the strawberries, with a little musty yeast and a hint of bubblegum. The taste was sweetly tart with a bit of maltiness and a strong strawberry presence throughout. It kind of reminds me of a “Sour Strawberry Jolly Rancher”. The flavor lasted a decent duration after the swallow being mostly of tart strawberries and not much else. Mouthfeel was light in body and slightly syrupy in texture with a very lively carbonation. Overall a very sweet and tart Lambic that was mildly refreshing. It’s a brew that would be great mixed with a good Imperial Stout...


2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
mkam (186) - POLAND - AUG 25, 2014
Bottle. Pours brown-red with a small head. Aroma is fruity, strawberry. Taste of strawberries, with little acidity. An average beer.

2.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
mikske79 (1105) - Puerto Plata, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - AUG 16, 2014
Aardbeien zijn mijn favoriete vrucht en er zijn goede bieren hiervan, maar dit vond ik tegenvallen.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
zvsn (566) - ISRAEL - AUG 15, 2014
Bottle. Murky rusty-red with a small reddish head. Aroma of strawberries syrup with some sour vinous notes. Sweet strawberries taste, finishes with light tartness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
YantarCoast (61) - Moscow, RUSSIA - JUL 26, 2014
330ml bottle. Cloudy, golden pink-amber colour, small white head Fruity aroma, strawberry jam. Sweet taste, strawberry and sugar, slight acidity. Moderate carbonation. Overall not bad, a bit sour.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sharkydodson (196) - St. Petersburg, RUSSIA - JUL 17, 2014
thearoma of strawberry, candy and, a little bit, malt... the taste sweet and sour with tones of strawberry, lollipop and, a little bit, sweet wine... aftertaste is fruity, sweet and sour...

4.6
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
ImSybilized (1) - Tampa, USA - JUL 14, 2014 does not count
This is a Lambic, and as such I expect it to be a sweet savory and I was not disappointed. Timmermans consistantly delivers a good product worth searching out in the cooler every time.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Burgers (313) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 11, 2014
Murky brownish purple with no head. Little aroma. Taste overly sweet. Possibly the worst of Timmermans.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
olsvammel (3034) - Örebro, SWEDEN - JUL 11, 2014
Bottle from Dranken Geers in Gent. Fruity smell with a strawberry-ish aroma. Taste of berries, a bit like strawberries. Sweet with a very light tart taste and also slightly salty. Not as refreshing as similar beers.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
MarcoDL (2147) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 8, 2014
Has a remote taste of real strawberry, that’s something for these kind of beers. Apart from that it’s not really special.

3.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Busick (379) - South Carolina, USA - JUL 6, 2014
You have to love strawberries to enjoy this beer! It was a delicious fruit beer and my first from this brewery.


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