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Drie Fonteinen Hommage - Brouwerij Drie Fonteinen

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Reviews: 161
Hads: 712
Avg: 4.41
pDev: 19.5%
Wants: 785
Gots: 118 | FT: 15
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Drie Fonteinen
Belgium | website

Style | ABV
Lambic - Fruit | 6.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Phatz on 10-15-2007

A blend of lambic beers brewed at 3 Fonteinen, with an addition of 30% whole fresh raspberries from the fabled Payottenland and 5% sour cherries. This unfiltered beer will enjoy a spontaneous refermentation in the bottle. No artificial colors or flavor enhancers are added. Lambic is brewed only from 60% barley malt, 40% unmalted wheat, hops and water.

In commemoration of the late Gaston Debelder, founder of the 3 Fonteinen blendings

Batch 1 - 2007
Batch 2 - 2013
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Reviews: 161 | Hads: 712
Photo of Stinkypuss
5/5  rDev +13.4%

Pours a light red color with a pink head and good clarity. The aroma has faint dark cherries, tart wild yeasts and plenty of horse blanket stank. The taste is very tart and fruity, nicely layered and sufficiently dry. Oak tannins round out great notes of cherry and berry. Long standing sour notes. Light bodied crisp and satisfying. This is world class lambic, seldom seen in my area.

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Photo of Tele
4.35/5  rDev -1.4%

Pours very clear, redish-pink with a small, white head.

Smells of funk, raspberry, cherry, oak, and lemon. The oak also brings along white wine aromas.

Intensely sour. Funk up first, but lots of fruit comes in to balance it out. It’s very impressive how well balanced the cherries and raspberries are; both are very much present without dominating. Lemon, oak, and pepper flavors also add some interesting characteristics.

The beer has a nice mouthfeel with a fairly dry finish. The carbonation is very nice and overall each sip leaves you wanting more.

This is definitely a top notch beer. The balance of the fruit and sour flavors is very impressive, but other than that, not too much beyond what you’d expect.

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Photo of Ian_B
3.81/5  rDev -13.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Dark raspberry red, with a fizzy head that billows and dissipates quickly. The head appears as a very smooth carbonation in a light ring around the edges of the glass.

The aroma begins with a very medicinal cherry/raspberry, blended with a lot of earthy/mineral notes, and a strong amount of oak. Funk is present throughout, though seems to play a little bit more in the background due to the strength of the other aromas.

Taste begins funky, and sour, as it moves toward tart and sweet with a big burst of juicy cherries and raspberries. Backed by earthy mineral flavours, the finish is balanced by very well-blended oak and funk.

Great feel. Not too light or heavy, with a very smooth carb.

Overall a great lambic, apart from the slight medicinal notes in the fruit (although this comes out more in the aroma than the taste).

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Photo of KYGunner
3.97/5  rDev -10%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Just a gorgeous raspberry red color enters the glass with an effervescent head of red tinted foam.

The nose is rather earthy, minerally and gravel like. I smell raspberry fruit roll ups and a malty underpinning.

The flavor is strongly tart, sour and a bit waxy. Sugary raspberry flavor mixed with sour cherry this has an earthy mineral flavor.

The feel is sprite, light, bubbly and carbonated but not too sharp.

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Photo of troygreer
2.22/5  rDev -49.7%
look: 3 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2

A friend bought a bottle (Batch 2) for us to split because of all the great things that we had read about it. Wow was i disappointed with this beer from start to finish.

The color was a nice hued red which invites a test fully expecting the raspberries and cherries. I struggled to find any raspberry in the flavor instead i was overwhelmed with a very artificial tasting cherry which left a bad aftertaste. It was syrup taste instead of a fresh bitter cherry flavor and i expected more of a natural flavor, especially for the price point.

I am a fan of Lambic's but nothing about this beer worked for me.

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Photo of BMMillsy
3/5  rDev -32%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

2013 bottle poured at the Tipples Rare and Barrel Aged Beer Tasting on July 13, 2014. Pours a dark reddish amber color with a creamy white rim of head on top. Aroma is very funky barnyard, hay, dry dusty oak, and bandaids. Uh oh. Flavor follows with big time bandaid flavors--just like my first bad Fantome--some dry oakiness, and a bit of sour cherries in there. No evidence of raspberries whatsoever, unfortunately. Very dry body, medium plus carbonation, and light plus mouthfeel.

Well, this was awfully disappointing. I assume this was a bad bottle. They had 4 of them there, but I only got a pour from one. No way this is what this beer is supposed to taste like. I'll have to revisit this one again if I can ever find it.

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Photo of mverity
3.86/5  rDev -12.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Pours a deep, reddish purple like the color of cherries. An inch of pink infused cream colored head that holds pretty well. Head remains at the surface and a thick collar. Fair legs, and poor lacing. Aroma is a ton of cherry and an odd funk. Smells almost like cherry cough medicine. Taste is lightly tart, rich raspberry more than cherry flavor, and an oakiness. Medium body and high carbonation, with a fruit-like stickiness to the mouthfeel. Great beer, but the slight cough syrup-like quality is off putting in the aroma and flavor.

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Photo of jaasen64
4.81/5  rDev +9.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

750ml bottle poured into Oxbow tulip. Newest batch and old batch consumed side by side. New batch bottle dated 6/26/13 (real cork), old batch dated 2/14/07 (synthetic cork).

A- Pours a translucent dark cherry red, slight white head that recedes to a thin layer, not too much carbonation. Awesome color, not too much of a difference between the '07 and '13. (4.5)

S- '13- Cherry syrup, raspberries, fairly musty with a balanced funkiness. Fairly aromatic and super fruity with a slight syrupy aspect and a weird mustiness that I can see why some people would compare to band aids (weird mustiness aspect gets better as it opens up). (3.75)

'07- Very fruity like the '13 except not nearly as much of a syrupy presence and much more of a jaminess. Doesn't have the weird mustiness "band-aide" aspect the '13 did (which I wasn't expecting since I've heard the opposite from most people). Overall aroma wise this beer has held up extremely well for 7 years and is one of the better fruited lambics I've encountered (4.75).

T- '13- Very fruity up front with lots of sweet cherries and raspberries, slight funkiness, fairly minimal tartness, a little bit of an earthy mineral aspect, finishes with a slightly syrupy cherry/raspberry presence and restrained sourness. (4.5)

'07- Similar to the '13 with lots of cherries/raspberries but the fruit presence is less syrupy and more balanced with a very nice jam presence balanced with just the right amount of funk. (5)

M- Medium bodied, minimal acidity, not overly carbed but nice for style, very drinkable. '13 and '07 were very similar with '07 maybe being slightly less acidic. (4.5)

O- After opening up the '13 bottling first I was kind of disappointed in Hommage. It was definitely an enjoyable beer but was a little bit too syrupy and had a little bit of a weird mustiness presence that is reminiscent of what some people might refer to as band-aides. The '07 bottling was completely different though and blew me away. For being over 7 years it held up amazingly well and definitely lived up to the hype.

I've noticed that people have noticed the "band-aide" presence in both the '07 and '13. I believe it might just be a matter of bottle variation with some of them having it and some of them not. I based my scores off the '07 we opened which was far superior to the '13 we had.

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Photo of kscaldef
5/5  rDev +13.4%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

While I was not overly impressed with the old bottle of the original bottling I had previously (review below), the new bottling is amazing! The best fruited lambic I've had. Sorry, didn't think to take notes.

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previous review of 2007 bottling from DHL on 6/7/2012
4.0, 4.0, 3.5, 3.5, 3.5

The glasses arrive poured, filling the table with an intense raspberry aroma. The liquid is red with orange starting to appear around the edges. Sniffing from the glass, I pick up leather, barnyard, and light cheese. The beer is much fuller bodied than most gueuze or fruit lambic. The flavor is moderately-strong raspberry, not nearly as intense as the aroma, and quite cheesy. Carbonation is fairly low.

Honestly, this bottle was something of a disappointment. I've heard many people say this is as good or better than Framboos, which I've not had the opportunity to try, but I have to think that either that's not true, or Framboos is significantly overrated. At any rate, I certainly wouldn't go after this particular beer again.

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Photo of KevSal
4.81/5  rDev +9.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Batch 2 750 split with the wife the night of our wedding

A- murky dark red, exactly what I was expecting. Likes a bit pond waterish

S- fruit right up front with some tart in the back end. Full fruit aroma, very well intergrated with the base beer

T- wow this one knocks it out! Probably one of he best sours I've had. Perfect amount of fruit sweetness with the right amount of funky and sour. Fantastic how well the fruit flavor comes thru in this beer

M- thicker bodied than your normal sour, good carbonation

O- what a fantastic beer, perfect to split with the wife. Went down much to quickly and easily, would love if this was an annual release. Biggest detracter is the price point, if u can bite that bullet your in for a real treat!

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Photo of cbutova
4.24/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Huge thanks to my buddy Big Mdawg for sharing this bottle. Insane Memorial Day weekend but this one was consumed with a very fresh mindset.

Drie Fonteinen Hommage 2013

A- 750ml poured to a few glasses thanks to BigM, mine in a wine glass. A massive, creamy head forms with very fine bubbles. Somehow this five finger head falls almost immediately to nothing but a tiny ring. Takes on a wine appearance and no lace.

S- Funky Brett dominates the aroma for me with horsey, barnyard, cherry pie, some band aid and fruit aromas. Raspberry and cherry fruit also come on strong with authentic, fresh fruit feel. Lactic acid, lemon, vinous grapes and oak.

T- Fruit and sourness kind of takes over here but the Brett and funk, which is still very powerful. Nectar of raspberry and cherry combine with the lactic tartness to almost come off like cranberry, just a bit. Horsey, band-aid, barnyard medicinal funk bomb. Slight acetic vinegar feel atop tannic oak barrel.

MF- Light end, crisp body that is pretty much dried out besides some residual fruit sugars. Carbonation at a high level to accentuate the sours and fruit flavors. Finishes fairly sour with funk all over the palate.

Tons of funk and tons of fruit. Sourness builds with each sip and reaches a nice Drie level with that authentic Lambic presence.

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Photo of Chico1985
4.33/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

2013 bottle, shared with good people on a good weekend.

Appearance - Dark red and murky. A big pink head fizzes to a very thin ring out of nowhere and stays that way.

Smell - Sour and juicy fruits up the yingyang. Cherries, raspberries, lemon, wet hay, oak, some good funk presence here.

Taste - Bring on the funk! Lots of musty cellar floor haypile funk mingle greatly with cherries and raspberries. Lactic sourness and light oak. Sourness is well-contained overall, nice balance.

Mouthfeel - Overall fine, but I think a bit more carbonation would give this some more oomph. Pretty easy-going for a lambic without sacrificing flavor.

Overall - Really good. Quality fresh+sour fruit and funk flavors, very very drinkable.

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Photo of LambicPentameter
4.7/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Enjoyed out of a green 750 mL bottle with a cork & cage topper and a bottling date marked on the back label of Jun 26th, 2013. Poured into a Boulevard Smokestack Series tulip glass.

Appearance - Gentle pour so as not to disturb the sediment and yeast likely coating the bottom of the bottle still yields a fluffy pink head with ample pocking and foamy mountains and valleys. Beneath the foam lies a beautiful lava red body that is just slightly hazy, with ruby-like shading giving it a jewel-like effect. The head dissipates after a few minutes, leaving just sparse, spotty lacing.

Smell - There is a fantastically pungent oaky, wood characteristic emanating from this beer. I don't think I've ever smelled a woody smell that was quite so intoxicating and wonderful. Alongside the oak tannins are the acidic fruity notes of ripe raspberries and sour cherries punctuating the amazing barrel characteristics. There's an underlying tartness that I expect to blow me away when I take my first drink.

Taste - As expected, there is mouth-puckering sourness and acidity that rides on on the bed of the raspberries and cherries along with a nicely contrasting vinous quality from the barrels. Oak tannins and musty funk are present as well with the fruity sweet and sour characteristics.

Mouthfeel - Light bodied and moderate carbonation, with a high level of mouth puckering and an arid dry finish that leaves your tastebuds longing for another sip.

Overall, this is quite possibly the second best fruit lambic I've ever enjoyed, behind only Cantillon's Fou' Foune. They are hard to compare to one another due to the different fruits utilized, but this one is outstanding, with aggressive notes of oak and funk alongside a fantastically ripe raspberry element. It's too bad this bottle costs so much and is only produced ever several years, because it is truly amazing.

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Photo of FosterJM
4.5/5  rDev +2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

1795th review on BA
Bottle to 3F stem glass
750 ml c/c

Thank you Jazz. I owe you!

App- I wish this was a color of a crayola crayon. It's a wonderful blend of reds, purples and pink. When you stare at the glass it creates a wonderful uprising of bubbles. The head starts at 2 fingers and dissipates at an alarming rate. No cling, no lace, just carbonation. You know what! I don't care.

Smell- So I will admit, I get so much on this one. It's a bigger amount of raspberries. However, I am sitting here saying this is a small amount of medicinal baby lotion with lavender and bubblegum. Okay, it's weird but it's sweet, and fruity and sweet and I love it. I can smell for days.

Taste- On the first sip, it's a different beer from most framboise or krieks I have had. The taste doesn't really follow the nose. A big amount of raspberries. A small of amount of cherry. I like the small amount of vinegar with a bit of oak behind it. A good bubbly flavor with a small amount of medicinal and bubblegum. Smaller flavor than the nose.

Mouth- A very nice medium body bordering on a thin body with a thin carbonation. Very prickly with a good amount of raspberries and cherry. Nice layering of the fruits and a small vinegar flavor.

Drink- Its very good. I like it. I'll just call it Wælsbro and say I spent too much for this, but tickers gonna tick. Cheers!

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Photo of NuclearRich
4.76/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Well, I may have overpaid but novare res had it and I didn't, so I pulled the trigger. No regrets either. Phenomenal from top to bottom. Just layers and layers of sensory satisfaction. The raspberry is dominant over the cherry, but allows a (yet another) layer of flavorthat doedoesn't come from either fruit alone. Super funky with big raspberry tartness. As it warms the tart mellows and the bottom of the bottle gets better and better. Just heaven.

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Photo of tpaetow
4.66/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured from the bottle into a wine glass.

A-Dark pink and cloudy. Light, fluffy head. Enticing.

S-Raspberries, Cherries, straw, grass, dandelion greens, lemon zest

T-tart and citrusy up front, massive waves of funk in the middle, with tons of fruit on the finish. Endlessly complex. Each sip yielded new flavors

M-Crisp, light, very drinkable, each sip had me coming back for more

O- I had extraordinarily high expectations considering the $40 price tag I payed for this, but I was very impressed. Worth every penny

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Photo of Stevedore
4.6/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

750ml bottle of batch 2. Bottled 6/26/2014. Poured into a Cantillon stemmed glass 5/19/2014.

Review #601.

A- beautiful dark ruby red body, two finger white head with solid retention and a nice collar, no lacing.

S- what I imagine cherries and raspberries mixed together to taste like. Lots of tart cherries mixed in with a nice jammy raspberry fruitiness. The must, funk combines with the fruits to make an interesting combination- rubber in a good way, for the lack of a better descriptor.

F- lots of raspberry fruitiness without a lot of perceived sweetness, cut by cherry fruit tartness, mixed in with a nice funk blanket and some lacto. Cherry skins, oak, leather. No rubber. Very jammy. This is a very tasty, complex combination of raspberry and cherries. The dregs have more lambic presence and is delicious. I'm looking forward to this beer in a few years..

M- medium bodied, a bit jammy and slick rather than dry like Lente was. A bit lower in carbonation than I'd like, but still enough to make it a delicious drinking experience.

O- very fruit-forward right now young; I'd have to imagine this will be even better in a few years. I'd lay down any other bottles you have right now for a while- this is a lot like how VSB drank out of the gates- a bit rough around the edges, but transforms into a worldbeater a year later. Yet, this is phenomenal even fresh.

Re-review: Hommage b2, C&C bottle served in a snifter glass 9/6/2015. About 1 year and 3 months since bottling. Essentially, there is zero bandaid in this beer, not that I really got any a year ago, but that was the consensus here. Impressive dark reddish-pink body, one finger white head with good retention, no lacing, medium collar, thin film. Smells of cherry skins, slightly sulfuric minerals, raspberry, lemon, oak, fair amount of funk. Hefty fruit quotient, at least for a lambic. Flavour is similarly full of cherry skin and raspberries, a bit of lemon, straw, oak, funk. Impressive, moderately jammy. Mouthfeel is medium bodied, appropriate carbonation, effervescent, refreshing and delicious. Finish is lemon, oak and cobwebs. Overall, a year+ has done well to an already excellent fruit lambic coming out the gates. Get 'em now while you still can.

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Photo of Alieniloquium
4.58/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 5

750 mL bottle poured into a snifter. Batch 2.

Appearance - Deep red. Pinkish in the light. Nice light pink head. Thin layer of foam on the surface.

Smell - Intense raspberry. Just a little bit of sour cherry aroma. Lightly funky. Some lemony acidity and wheat grain.

Taste - The lambic base is more dominant. Lactic sourness. The raspberry is less jammy and sweet. Wheat graininess. Funky finish with a little bit of yogurt tang lingering in the finish.

Mouthfeel - Medium body. Medium carbonation. Moderately sour.

Overall - The fruit is really intense in the nose, but the lambic shines in the taste.

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Photo of UCLABrewN84
4.36/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 3 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Thanks to GRG1313 for sharing this one at his tasting.

Bottled 6/26/14. Best before 6/2023.

Pours a murky red with a foamy reddish-white head that settles to wisps of film on top of the beer. Small dotss of lace slowly drip into the remaining beer on the drink down. Smell is sour with malt, grain, funk, cherry, and raspberry aromas. Taste is much the same with super sour cherry, raspberry, and funk flavors on the finish. There is a mild amount of acidity on the palate with each sip. This beer has a good level of carbonation with a crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is a very good beer with really nice sour fruit and funk qualities all around.

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Photo of abeeronthebeach
4.44/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A - Dusty pinkish red.

S - Raspberries lead, accompanied by mild barnyard funk. Medicinal edge with bitter red grapes.

T - Very much following the nose, with sour cherries to finish. A little berry cough syrup. Moderate tartness leading to slight mouth pucker.

M - Appropriately carbonated, finishing long with a little funk once more.

O - This is definitely good stuff, but I can't see myself trading my cellar to get more of it. Fruitier and less aggressively blue cheese than the fou'foune, mamouche, and golden doesjel which I drank in the same session

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Photo of JulioH
4.25/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

SOUR.

This beer has a lot of collectors' appeal and this may cause it to be overrated. I have enjoyed it a few times already, and even though I really like it, the price is just ridiculous. Drie Fonteinen beers are the more expensive beers in existence.

Pours a nice dark red beer. A little foam forms and dissipates quickly. Normal aroma, fruits, lambic, bretts. Taste is very uniform, it is sour, raspberries, and not dry at all. A bit on the syrupy side, but still very enjoyable.

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Photo of BEERchitect
4.5/5  rDev +2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

The incredible efforts of Armand and his team unleash their plethora of fruit, spice and funk on the senses- this time with the fruit medley of cherry and raspberry for a fruit-centric taste that's so much more than just fruit.

Its hazy mauve body rests comfortably shielded by a yeasty veil through its center and a delicate and lacy crème that swirls about its surface. Relaxing to a dainty collar around the edge, the beer carries all the hallmarks that are prized in well made sour ale.

Tangy aromatics flood the nose with nostril-piercing acidity. Those tangy fruit aromas sliver through the ale's more rustic cider, vinous and vinegar scents. Cork-like mustiness links up with other pungent notes of cellar wood, sea air and horse hair. Heading into taste... "hey, is that peppercorn and cinnamon?"

And then the brunt of sourness layers on the taste buds with tepid fruit sweetness, undeniably from cherries and raspberries. Yet as the fruit flavor marches onward, its sweetness recedes and paves the way for the tangy, tart, and downright sour flavors of lemons, limes, crab apples and red wine vinegar to penetrate. Trailing spiciness of high pepper and cinnamon resonate with a taste of brine-stewn hay, grape seed and weathered oak dance on the late palate, drying its taste as well as its body.

Though lavishly fruity to start, the beer's calm carbonation lifts and the seepage of acidity acts upon the taste buds and dominating with pang and pepper. Its wine-like finish is lightly astringent as its tannin and pectin give a feathery finish with soft plaster and clay.

Armand has once again knocked it out of the park. The fruit tandem in Hommage gives the beer a bit of a heafty upstart without being malty or sweet. Its the perfect balance and layers of complexity that take sour ale to irresistible levels.

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Photo of Luk13
4.29/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Bottle 2007 vintage side-by-side with Framboos 2011. Pale red with orange higlights and no head. Looks a little bit like a bad wine. Aroma has some of those rotten raspberries but there is also cherries and barnyard. Flavors are mostly cherries, cherry pie sweetness, old raspeberries and lemon acid. Low carbonation. This one was less bad than Framboos but not very good.

Bottle 2013 vintage drank one year later. Pour a thick burgundy red with very low head. Aroma is fruity and nicely showcases raspberries, blackberries and cherries. Definitly funky, decent horseblanket presence. Menthol notes reminds me of old 3F lambics. Taste is rich raspberries and cherries. Intense sourness, mostly citric, is balanced by fruity sweetness. Full bodied and rather low carbonation which accentuates the richness of this fruit lambic. This is not your everyday fruit lambic, it is however wonderfully complex for a lambic this age. 4.3

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Photo of nkeckhar
4.88/5  rDev +10.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

was lucky enough to try batch 1. thanks bobby. this was one of the most pleasurable experiences of my beer life. yeasty & tart with some many fruit flavors - cherry & raspberry most prominently for me. i think this beer has held up quite well and look forward to see how the new batch develops. now, i just need a time machine to go back and taste this one fresh.

batch 2 in it's current state is very good, but has a bit of nail polishy scent to it. i think it will develop nicely over time but right now it's more of a 4 on the arbitrary rating system.

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Photo of HuskyinPDX
4.5/5  rDev +2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Birthday lunch with the wife on 8.22.13
Brouwer's Cafe
Seattle, WA
Bottled Feb 2007

A - Pours a murky brown-red with a light tan head that quickly moves to the edges.

S - Funky raspberries, a light tartness, but so much fruit.

T - Raspberry jam in a glass. It is a touch acidic and woody, but the raspberry flavor dominates and without it being overly sweet. The taste lingers pleasantly on the tongue for a long time after the drink.

D - Good carbonation with a lighter body.

O - What a real treat, why can't every day be like this day. It is amazing how the fruit flavors have lasted so long on this one. So glad to have the chance to have this.

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Drie Fonteinen Hommage from Brouwerij Drie Fonteinen
97 out of 100 based on 161 ratings.