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Lindemans Gueuze Cuvée René - Brouwerij Lindemans

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1,649 Ratings

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Ratings: 1,649
Reviews: 802
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 11.52%
Wants: 75
Gots: 159 | 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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4/5  rDev -2%

ElviraS, Sep 06, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

ArsMoriendiOU818, Sep 05, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

jeffaroo95, Sep 05, 2014
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4.67/5  rDev +14.5%

I heard that this beer is a good starter to introduce yourself to this particular style so looked around and found one that was brewed on 2011. Uncorking it I was hit with a loud pop from all of the carbonation and bright notes of apple and pear on the nose. After pouring it I was able to appreciate its flavor much more. It has bright notes of crisp apple and a slight undertone of bread with a funky kick to it as well. On the palate it has wonderful rich fruit flavor of apple, pear and peach with a sour tone to give it a tangy flavor. Also, there are wonderful undertones of oak and bread all tied together with a funky tang to give it weight. hopefully after I sample other beers in this category, I will be able to broaden my palate and appreciate them more. However, for now I really love it!

AyeMito, Sep 03, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

WesFoxlove, Sep 01, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

This brew pours a golden/yellow color with a huge head that takes a while to disperse. It is mostly clear with heavy carbonation. Lots of yeast floating in the glass when you get down to pouring from the bottom of the bottle.

The smell is slightly fruity and musty. The sour comes through even in the smell.

The taste is sour, wow, is it sour, very plain with a heavy yeast component and sour fruit. Very dry, like a dry champagne.

Overall this is a good Lambic. It is not very complex and it lacks the fruit component, at least it lacks one specific fruit component, that I am used to from Lindemans but overall it is a solid offering. Personally, I would prefer the Lambics from Lindemans that are flavored with apple, pear, peach etc.

microbrewlover, Sep 01, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2%

LutherBrau, Sep 01, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +10.3%

Bottle. July 2013

A: yellow. Clear. No head.

S: barnyard. Earthy. Literally hay and straw. County fair.

T: malt followed by sour tartness.
Citrus notes. Acid. Woody. Oaky. Funky.

M: high carbonation. Medium body. Tart. Pucker factor is medium. Funky as Les Claypool.

O: wow. Funky. Sour. Tart. Balanced. Great bear. Will definitely buy again.

jellikit, Aug 31, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2%

Carmack, Aug 30, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

mattfancett, Aug 30, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2%

Devman171, Aug 29, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

cheah, Aug 27, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

Corson, Aug 26, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2%

Narthax, Aug 25, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +10.3%

davegray, Aug 24, 2014
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

veblen, Aug 24, 2014
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4.56/5  rDev +11.8%

Afroman, Aug 23, 2014
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3.55/5  rDev -13%

OKCNittany, Aug 23, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

1jstafan, Aug 22, 2014
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

browniewithnuts, Aug 22, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2%

zestar, Aug 22, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2%

beaulabauve, Aug 21, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -14.2%

jordanimal, Aug 21, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +10.3%

bmur112, Aug 20, 2014
Lindemans Gueuze Cuvée René from Brouwerij Lindemans
91 out of 100 based on 1,649 ratings.