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St. Louis Gueuze Fond Tradition - Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck N.V.

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BA SCORE
88
very good

673 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 673
Reviews: 281
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 9.95%
Wants: 13
Gots: 42 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck N.V. visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Gueuze |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: rastaman on 08-03-2002)
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SportsandJorts

Virginia

3.81/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Appearance: a orangish yellow color. Strong haze makes it opaque. Some of an off white head that leaves some lacing behind.

Smell: sour green apples and grapes. And funky yeast

Taste: opens up with a kick of Brett yeast transitions into tart fruit. Grapes and green apples. This moves back towards a oaky Brett funk again.

Mouthfeel: a bit mouth puckering and leaves a nice thick coat on the tongue

Overall: a good tasty beer that will introduce anyone to the still. Not too much puckering and not too sour make it a pretty drinkable one

Serving type: on-tap

11-30-2013 14:04:52 | More by SportsandJorts
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Georgia

4/5  rDev +2%

07-28-2014 17:20:41 | More by KG710
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Ontario (Canada)

4.09/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Purchased at the LCBO 375ml bottle for $4.75. Served at 5deg C in a tulip.

A- Opens ok. Pours not much head that dissipates to a film within a minute or two. Unfiltered and dark golden color

S- Outstanding!! What a refreshing change of pace. You can smell the sour LOL.

T- Sour and good.

M- Dry and very tart. Super sour. Loads of carbonation.

O- Very good. Completely different from a flavored Lambic but enjoyable. Almost wine like. Liking this style of beer. Looking forward to seeing how it ages

Food Pairing

This nice little lambic went well with... Spicy tuna sushi roll

Enjoy

Serving type: bottle

07-27-2014 16:39:09 | More by DaveBar
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Arkansas

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

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Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -17.1%

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BakaGaijin

Ontario (Canada)

4.16/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

$4.35 bottle from the LCBO.

A - brownish straw appearance, slightly cloudy. Thin head made of small bubbles.

S - A little bit of funk, saline,

T - sour, lemon, granny smith apple, and a touch salty. Lime and white grapefruit follows. Dry on the finish.

M - light bodied but zesty. Medium carbonation.

O - Fantastic beer. Extremely refreshing and nice amount of sourness.

Serving type: bottle

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Ireland

4/5  rDev +2%

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Ontario (Canada)

4/5  rDev +2%

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WillAndSarah

Ontario (Canada)

4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

07-25-2014 23:09:43 | More by WillAndSarah
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DrBier

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

07-24-2014 23:20:25 | More by DrBier
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Colorado

4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

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4/5  rDev +2%

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Connecticut

4/5  rDev +2%

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AugustusRex

Ontario (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

07-22-2014 05:46:34 | More by AugustusRex
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Richardbeerlover

Texas

3.31/5  rDev -15.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Pours a nice amber yellow with a decent hit. Good carbonation. Bottle indicates brewed in 2012. Smells like a typical lambic. Taste is typical sour but surprisingly without any hint of sweetness. Nice clean refreshing beer with a sour finish. Not a lot of substance. Lots of unfiltered goodies at the bottom of the bottle.

Serving type: bottle

07-22-2014 03:09:38 | More by Richardbeerlover
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Texas

5/5  rDev +27.6%

07-22-2014 02:38:27 | More by spham
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Nebraska

4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

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Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +2%

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California

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Arizona

2/5  rDev -49%

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Ontario (Canada)

4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

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valianes

Ontario (Canada)

4/5  rDev +2%

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South Carolina

4/5  rDev +2%

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South Carolina

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California

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St. Louis Gueuze Fond Tradition from Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck N.V.
88 out of 100 based on 673 ratings.