overall
99
97
style
Brewed by Brouwerij De Ranke
Style: Sour/Wild Ale
Dottignies, Belgium
Serve in Snifter, Tulip, Tumbler

bottled
available

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 642   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.9/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Old sour beer from De Ranke blended with Girardin lambic.

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fillepolo (742) - SWEDEN - MAY 8, 2016
Tap @ moeder lambic brussels. Pours a golden colour beer with a small head. Like a meadow of flowers. Citrusy, tart with notes of wood and brett. Dry finish

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mike_77 (5809) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - APR 30, 2016
Dark golden colour. Aroma is funky, fruity and sour. Sharp, tart taste. Decent body.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
SeniorZozo (1345) - Budapest, HUNGARY - APR 25, 2016
2014 version. Aroma of fruits, citrus, wood, malt, lots of Brett funk, tart apples, some apricot, peach, hint of caramel, hoppy notes. Flavour is moderate to medium sour with a hint of hoppy bitterness in the finish. Very dry, body is medium.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
pitch992 (162) - SLOVENIA - APR 23, 2016
citruses, tart, wood, earthy, musty, leaves, horseblanket. Exquisite intensity and complexity. Appearance slightly amber, clear, white head with good retention. Citruses, tart, wood, earthy, musty, leaves, horseblanket, quite dry, high carbonation, fluffy mouthfeel. A great brew that is on par with the best.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
20107589 (748) - randers, DENMARK - APR 5, 2016
pour yellow brown without a head. aromas of farmhouse, goose berrys, white grapes, light oak. taste medium sour. medium bodied with a lively carbonation. this is value for money

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
martin00sr (3070) - Haderslev, DENMARK - APR 2, 2016
Tap @Luppolo12, Roma. Acetic aroma, loads of berries. Cloudy dark amber, lacing white head. Acetic flavour, red berries. Slightly funky as suggested by the aroma. Tart and dry. Nice.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Hikeg (271) - - MAR 28, 2016
Pours hazy medium orange with average frothy white head. Aroma is green apples, champagne vinegar, funk, barnyard, cheese, lemon. Some bitter wood. Medium to light bitter, medium to high sour. Medium body, watery texture, fizzy carbonation. Very good.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Maakun (4457) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAR 20, 2016
Bottle shared at home. Clear golden with white head that leaves some nice little islands. Sour grains, plums, white grapes, gooseberries, some funk, cobwebs, bitter wood, green leaves and unripe nuts. Under medium sour and bitter. Medium bodied with a bit sparkly carbonation.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tide (3202) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAR 20, 2016
Bottle from Beergium. Amber color, white head. Sour taste with citrus, sour apple, tart, earthy notes, ripe fruits and grass. Sour finish with citrus, sour apple, tart, earthy notes and grass. Excellent sour ale.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Stoned99 (1412) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 18, 2016
750ml bottle from private import. Aroma : dusty wild ripped apples, really fruity. App : hazy light copper, small white head, little lacing. Taste and palate: medium body, moderate carbonation, light sweetness, medium high acidity and dusty finish. Overall: pretty good, really fruity, less dusty than the last few Lambics I’ve had.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 2 3  4  5 6 7 » 65
Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5