St. Louis Gueuze Fond Tradition - Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck N.V.
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Reviews by MattSweatshirt:
4/5 rDev +2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.75
Clear dark orange with a creamy white head. Nice retention.
Musty barnyard hay aroma, acidic, lemon, vinous, apple cider, and wood.
A nice sharp tartness and carbonation. Very effervescent, dry, and light bodied. Musty, acidic fruit, almost a touch of vinegar, and a slight woodiness.
A little bit under the level of complexity of some of the other gueuzes out there, but very enjoyable and the price point is excellent.
Serving type: bottle
09-26-2013 02:29:24 | More by MattSweatshirt
More User Reviews:
4.25/5 rDev +9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4
Aroma: Tart, sweet.
Appearance: Hazy amber, not much head.
Flavor: Tart and sour up front, once sourness passes over palate get a nice peach/plum flavor, almost like a sour plum wine.
Mouthfeel: Medium, a little thick for a lambic, not as dry as a lambic should be.
Overall: Pretty good beer, not overly sour has a good fruity tart mix going on. I prefer a dryer less fruity gueuze than what this offers. a little too much like a sour plum wine for me.
Serving type: on-tap
03-13-2014 19:18:01 | More by buzzardman
3.43/5 rDev -12.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5
375ml bottle dated 11/13/12 in wine glass
Murky golden color with head reducing to ring of clumpy lacing. Light floral, fruity and bready malt aromas with some sourness. Taste is some bright fruit with moderate sourness. Some bready malt (oxidation?) which lingers unpleasantly on the aftertaste. Relatively thin and light mouthfeel with fizzy carbonation. Not very complex but refreshing and drinkable despite the aftertaste. Not a bad beer but not a great gueuze.
Serving type: bottle
02-12-2014 23:33:08 | More by brianmandell
St. Louis Gueuze Fond Tradition from Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck N.V.
88 out of 100 based on 572 ratings.