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Duck Duck Gooze - The Lost Abbey

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

1,311 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 1,311
Reviews: 247
rAvg: 4.63
pDev: 7.34%
Wants: 2,758
Gots: 263 | FT: 17
Brewed by:
The Lost Abbey visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
In Belgian brewing there are fantastic wild ales brewed with naturally occurring yeast. These beers develop over time and are ready on their own terms. Duck Duck Gooze is our homage to these effervescent and wonderfully complex sparkling beers.

A blend of young and old barrel aged beers, this has been one of our most sought after beers year after year since it’s original release in 2009.

Alas, it is released in very small quantities only once every three years, so it’s extremely difficult to come by beyond the day we release it. It does, however, turn up on our Tasting Room’s Vintage List from time to time, so don’t despair.

(Beer added by: illidurit on 07-13-2009)
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Photo of mlhyatt
4.74/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Poured from a bomber into a tulip glass.

A-Pours a bright golden yellow with a thin lace that dissipates into a thin outer lace.

S- sweet lemon and with some deep funk.

T- follows the nose really well. Has a real nice juicy taste. Like i'm drinking a sweet juice followed by a strong funk that completely covers your mouth. Then there is a sweetness on the back end that finishes the beer perfectly.

M- fully bodied and sour. Brings your mouth to a pucker.

O- a very delicious brew. Perfectly balanced between sour and sweet. So glad i got to try this.

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4.5/5  rDev -2.8%

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4.75/5  rDev +2.6%

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5/5  rDev +8%

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4.75/5  rDev +2.6%

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4.5/5  rDev -2.8%

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5/5  rDev +8%

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4.25/5  rDev -8.2%

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4.75/5  rDev +2.6%

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4.75/5  rDev +2.6%

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5/5  rDev +8%

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5/5  rDev +8%

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4.75/5  rDev +2.6%

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4.6/5  rDev -0.6%

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4.4/5  rDev -5%

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5/5  rDev +8%

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4/5  rDev -13.6%

Photo of doucmehu
5/5  rDev +8%

Absolutely perfect gueze. Had next to V010 and V013 and it was memorable. No fruit but just amazing, intense sour, moderate funk, not over carbed. A pleasure to savor slowly.

Photo of Snowshoes
4.75/5  rDev +2.6%

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5/5  rDev +8%

Photo of rden4654
5/5  rDev +8%

I am not a big fan of this type of brew having said that this is a true gem and my 5.0 rating say's it all!!!

Photo of homebrew311
4.29/5  rDev -7.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Reviewed from notes. Pour is a yellowish orange with white head that retains nicely. Nose starts with acid and funk. Heavy notes of lemon zest, green apple, and funky notes of hay and farm. The taste is moderately tart with a nice layer of funky complexity. Notes of oak come in and play nicely with the funk qualities. Reminds me of an authentic Belgian gueuze. Mouthfeel is effervescent and light. Overall, a very tasty American take on a gueuze.

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4.5/5  rDev -2.8%

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4.75/5  rDev +2.6%

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4.5/5  rDev -2.8%

Duck Duck Gooze from The Lost Abbey
100 out of 100 based on 1,311 ratings.