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Lambickx - Vanberg & DeWulf

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BA SCORE
86
very good

275 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 275
Reviews: 72
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 13.02%
Wants: 23
Gots: 60 | FT: 5
Brewed by:
Vanberg & DeWulf visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Lambic - Unblended |  5.75% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Unlike Gueuze this is a blend of lambics all drawn from the same year. As such there is minimal carbonation.

(Beer added by: Jason on 08-11-2011)
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julian

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3.75/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Bottle purchased from Bottleworks and shared with my friend rem5 who's visiting from NYC right now, which is coincidentally where this beer was imported to.

A: Golden yellow color with a bit of haze and minimal snow white head that quickly fades to a thin layer on the surface. Lots of visible bubbles rising from the depths.

S: Barnyard funk, musty, acidic, tart apples, earthy and just funky. Smells as good as the best of them!

T&M: Mouthfeel is very smooth. Almost creamy like in texture, if that's even possible for a gueuze. Taste is tart, lemon tangy acidity, ripe green apples, earthy barnyard funk, musty oak.

O: Slightly less carbonated than most classic alternatives, funk is well presented in the nose and rivals that from the best of the style. Taste on the other hand doesn't follow suit. Funk is not as strong as it could be, mouthfeel is too smooth for me, and general acidic twang isn't as prevalent. Other than that, this is not bad.

Serving type: bottle

12-08-2011 05:25:44 | More by julian
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Lambickx from Vanberg & DeWulf
86 out of 100 based on 275 ratings.