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Lindemans Gueuze Cuvée René - Brouwerij Lindemans

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1,652 Ratings

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Ratings: 1,652
Reviews: 802
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 11.52%
Wants: 76
Gots: 160 | FT: 7
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Lindemans visit their website

Style | ABV
Gueuze |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Todd on 09-18-2002)
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

jheezee, Dec 07, 2011
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3.5/5  rDev -14.2%

jlordi12, Dec 07, 2011
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4/5  rDev -2%

Lane1, Dec 06, 2011
Photo of BigPlay1824
4.13/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Enjoyed in a tulip glass

A: pours a bright golden orange color that is quite hazy and has a nice amount of viable sediment floating around, pours with three fingers of pure white fluffy head that appears very light and airy and lingers for a nice amount of time, leaves spotty lacing around the glass
S: pears, apples, overall sweet and tart fruits
T: such an interesting taste, reall diverse, hits with the sweetness initially like apple juice then hits in the middle with a bit of funky wheat like flavors then slowly falls off the back of the palate with a ton of tartness, leaves a tart taste in the mouth
M: medium carbonation beginning to end, then leaves an interesting feeling on the palate kind of like after sucking on a slice of lemon, overall pleasant
O: a really great brew, so interesting and complex, really nice, glad to have this as my first gueuze

BigPlay1824, Dec 06, 2011
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4.15/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: Pours slightly hazy golden color with a foamy white head on top. Lots of carbonation bubbles. Head lasts for a few minutes before reducing to a very thin ring around the top. Thin and sporadic lacing forms on the sides.

S: A little musty, nice tartness, has a little bit of lemon and light peach and apricot. It has a nice barnyard funk.

T: Dry and tart, retains that barnyard/musty funk. Nice flavor of apples, white grape, and a little bit of lemon.

M: Light to medium bodied, very crisp, with light tartness. Slightly dry finish.

O: Really nice beer, nice and approachable gueuze at a great price. Certainly going to be picking up some more of this.

mdaschaf, Dec 05, 2011
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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

PhatAtUT, Dec 04, 2011
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

SpillyBeers, Dec 03, 2011
Photo of rundocrun
4.15/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Bottle date of July 1st, 2010. Poured from 12 oz. bottle into a snifter.

A - Pours a deep yellow-amber color--very similar to cider or apple juice. Intense, effervescent carbonation provides several fingers of fluffy white head and a constant champagne-like stream of bubbles up the side of the glass. Good retention.

S - I immediately get deep, rich aromatic malts and a slightly spicy note reminiscent of an authentic pilsener. Tart green apple underlying the malt.

T - Immediately sour up front, yet it retains a light, sweet malt flavor that balances reasonably well. Dry, crisp apple flavor and bready grains through the middle and finish. A lasting tartness remains on the sides of my tongue and in the back of my throat.

M - Thin body with intense carbonation. A delight to swish each sip around a bit. Finishes semi-dry and tart (but not puckering).

rundocrun, Dec 02, 2011
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4/5  rDev -2%

Kaydogg, Dec 01, 2011
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4/5  rDev -2%

brandoman63, Nov 30, 2011
Photo of jethrodium
3.48/5  rDev -14.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

750 ml bottle. Pours a hazy light amber with a two finger white head that has good retention and leaves a decent amount of lacing on the glass. The aroma is some light funk, some cheese, lemon, and a bit of lactic presence, The initial taste is a bit of tart lemon. Then comes some funky cheese and some earthy notes. The finish a has a light tartness and a bit of funk. Light bodied. Low carbonation. This is certainly the best Lindemans beer I have had, but it is certainly a significant step down from other gueuzes. It was enjoyable, but the flavors are pretty bland compared to a world class gueuze.

jethrodium, Nov 29, 2011
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4/5  rDev -2%

avenuepub, Nov 28, 2011
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2/5  rDev -51%

bigox420, Nov 28, 2011
Photo of PerHops
3.58/5  rDev -12.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A- Looks like a good lambic. Straw color, golden pale orange.

S- Very funky. Lemons, apples, barnyard.

T- I love lambics, but this one, for me, is just a touch too funky. Don't get me wrong, it's good, but I think a little too one dimensional.

M- Very good carbonation and drinkability.

O- I would buy this again, but wouldn't name it among my top five favorite lambics.

PerHops, Nov 27, 2011
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

hotsudge, Nov 27, 2011
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

Hoopman, Nov 26, 2011
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

Rochefort10nh, Nov 25, 2011
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4/5  rDev -2%

mdillon86, Nov 25, 2011
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

LucienDeRubempre, Nov 25, 2011
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

Beer4Baltimore, Nov 24, 2011
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4/5  rDev -2%

Exiled, Nov 23, 2011
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

touchmeimsac, Nov 22, 2011
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4/5  rDev -2%

Beefytits4, Nov 21, 2011
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

TicoCali, Nov 21, 2011
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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

RedAleMan, Nov 21, 2011
Lindemans Gueuze Cuvée René from Brouwerij Lindemans
91 out of 100 based on 1,652 ratings.