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Drie Fonteinen Oude Geuze - Brouwerij Drie Fonteinen

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2,186 Ratings
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Ratings: 2,186
Reviews: 686
rAvg: 4.38
pDev: 8.68%
Wants: 387
Gots: 583 | FT: 65
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Drie Fonteinen visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Gueuze |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: rastaman on 09-27-2002

This listing is for all vintages of the Oude Geuze, but not for bottles specifically labelled "Oude Geuze Vintage".
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4.14/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A-Really carbonated. Even after sitting for a few weeks. Light in color and slight haze

S-Sour as expected with solid funk

T-Pucker up friends, this was sour. But finished as expected with a champagne like quality

I have a couple of cases of this and look forward to trying another next year.

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3.75/5  rDev -14.4%

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4.15/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A-The projectile cork nearly killed my dog. A bit of a gusher. Big, yeast stained head. Modest lacing.

S-Tart, nearly vegetal aroma.Wet, soggy wood. Sour apple cider. Lemon zest. Very aromatic and intense.

T-Suck my lemons! That is sour. Subtle woodiness. Grassy, too. There is some semblance of a malt here. The tartness is bright and lingering.

M-Lively carbonation. Tartness sticks to my lips. Has some body to it.

O/D-Worth the $20 750ml. I drank this beer very young. I may need to grab another and throw her in the cellar. Just a very earthy, natural medley of flavors.

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look: 4.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 3.25

This beer style is not really my cup of tea. The beer pours a great generous head. The smell is like sour fruit. The taste is a fruit sour beer concoction that is not what I really like. The mouthfeel was awesome with this beer but the sourness kinda ruins it for me. Sorry, I am sure sour beer guys love this stuff....and they can have it. Now throw me a Pliny.

Bottom Line: Pucker up! this one is sour.

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look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

750 ml poured into a Russian River stemmed glass.

A: a nice cloudy yellow almost orange like color with a quick dissipating head made of larger bubbles from the high carbonation.

S: Light sourness but dominated by good Brett funk. A little bit of tropical fruit character, pineapple and citrus. Also a good earthy but not exactly barnyard funk, but none the less, a good earthy farm funk. As it warms I get a strange almost nutty popcorn like aroma but not buttery, hard to explain but only something you would find in Lambic. Very interesting and complex.

T: Funky tropical fruit and mild Brett. Sour but not totally mouth puckering, refreshing and crisp. Complex and drinkable bit hard to pinpoint exactly what I'm tasting.

M: Crisp from the high carbonation and dry. Funk lingers with the light tropical fruit.

O: Refreshing, sour and honestly a good example, if not one of the top Geuzes readily available in my area. Will buy again an recommend to any one who is curious.

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Drie Fonteinen Oude Geuze from Brouwerij Drie Fonteinen
97 out of 100 based on 2,186 ratings.