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Lambic - Rivertown Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

250 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 250
Reviews: 67
rAvg: 4.02
pDev: 9.45%
Wants: 56
Gots: 43 | FT: 8
Brewed by:
Rivertown Brewing Co. visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
Lambic - Unblended |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mcallister on 04-26-2011)
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4.74/5  rDev +17.9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.75

Very good tartness, citrus with a pleasant funk. Excellent beer.

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4.45/5  rDev +10.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Vintage 2010: capped and corked

Appearance: Opens with a loud pop when I extracted the cork (I was expecting a foamer but that didn't happen) and pours a cloudy honey color with a spumous head that fades somewhat quickly leaving a few patches of lace

Smell: Lactic crabapple, with pear, oak, Sauvignon Blanc grape, grass, barnyard funk and hay

Taste: Oaky and dry, up front, with a significant lactic element; crabapple, pear and Sauvignon Blanc grape tones building; the tartness builds, into the middle, bringing barnyard funk and hay tones; the finish reveals a nice blend of the fruit and funky tartness

Mouthfeel: Light to medium body with moderate carbonation

Overall: Not many reviews of the 2010 vintage here and perhaps none of them have this much age on it; wow, was I impressed with how this bottle has matured; would be hard to pick this out if one were asked to identify the American lambic from a group of Belgians

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Lambic from Rivertown Brewing Co.
90 out of 100 based on 250 ratings.