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70
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style
Formerly brewed at Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
Emelgem, Belgium

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RATINGS: 212   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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This beer has been retired and replaced with "St. Louis Premium Framboise". Please make sure you rate the correct version!

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2.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Usko (171) - Bavaria, GERMANY - DEC 6, 2013
Bottle.. Pours deep red with pink head, lots of yeast(?). Raspberry aroma, sweet and thick, thats it. Taste is lots of sugar, then raspberry, than sugar again. Medium body, medium carbonation, no bitterness. Strange mouthfeel of artificial sugaring.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
tectactoe (3125) - Michigan, USA - NOV 25, 2013
UPDATED: FEB 23, 2015 Tap: deep, ruby red color with a slightly pink/purple tint all around; same goes for the head, somewhat lavender in hue; big, chunky, but quick to recede. Aroma has notes of raspberry juice & raspberry jam; mostly sweet & just barely tart. Smells good, but its definitely a one-trick pony. Taste has a nice sourness up front that fades into a mid-palate & back-end sweetness. Raspberry juice, light jam, & perhaps a touch of grape & cherry notes, too. Not quite vinous & almost no present funk. It works as a very nice fruit beer, but isnt what I want in a true "lambic"... So Im torn.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kraddel (7460) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - NOV 19, 2013
Horeca 13 Pours dark pink small white head Smells like superintence raspberrys Taste is dry , sugary , overripe raspberrys . You know what ? I actualy like this . In contradiction to my enthousiasm of this brewerie

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
beastmaster (381) - Florida, USA - NOV 17, 2013
On tap, poured cranberry red with a little white hat for head. sweet aroma of raspberries. Tastes like a tart carbonated cranberry raspberry punch. Sweet as can be and tart as Ill get out. But those are what make a great limbic for me. Excellent drink.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beergeek23322 (2602) - Chester, Virginia, USA - SEP 18, 2013
Sampled at Tuscanora Mills in Leesburg. Deep red color with a pinkish head. Raspberry aromas with tart and slightly sour flavors. Not bad at all

3.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BMMillsy (1788) - Florida, USA - SEP 7, 2013
Shared with wife at Gainesville HOB. Pours deep red with pink head. Huge sweet raspberry aroma. Flavor is super sweet and tart raspberries and sugar. Something slightly weird on the back end like sweet-n-low flavor. Not bad. Wife liked it.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
kathouse (1807) - LAS VEGAS, Nevada, USA - AUG 6, 2013
Strawberry and sour grape aroma is wonderful. Deep red with a creamy tan foam. Medium body. Good mouthfeel is full and refreshing. Strawberry and other red fruits fill the palate and the finish. Not overly sour as some others. Very nice.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kingstoni (2037) - FINLAND - AUG 4, 2013
Bottle. Hazy dark red color with a thin reddish head. Sweet and sour aroma of berries. Sweet taste with slightly sour finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jinroh (1437) - ESTONIA - JUL 31, 2013
Nice aroma of raspberries, some astringency kicking through as well. Taste syrupy, you can still feel raspberries, sourness, almost no malt nor hops. Aftertaste long and dry, a bit like wine. I guess this kind of lambics would be the first choice of those people who usually prefer wine or cider over beer. I like it.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
MadIndian (2743) - Levittown, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 29, 2013
On draft at the Blue Monkey. What else can I say that hasnt all ready been said. Big rasberry flavor, a tad bit syrupy body, taste like the candy Jolly Rancher. Nice tangy finish. I like it.


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