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Girardin Gueuze 1882 (Black Label) - Brouwerij Girardin

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959 Ratings
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Ratings: 959
Reviews: 526
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 10%
Wants: 212
Gots: 122 | FT: 8
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Girardin
Belgium

Style | ABV
Gueuze |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Unfiltered version.

(Beer added by: marburg on 09-28-2002)
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Photo of redneckchugger
4.6/5  rDev +7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Poured in my tulip, poured cloudy and pale, nice sized head,
Amazing nose on this one, acidic, and funky. it smells like you took rotten lemons and rolled them in moldy hay, which is better than it sounds.
The taste is even better i think. Up front very acidic,again like rotten lemons, but the funk in the back is way more complex than the nose suggest. Its barnyard as so many have said, but its more than that, its musky, its moldy, its got a touch of sweetness, this is the most challenging beer i have ever had, but its also one of the most enjoyable. I only wish i had bought more than one bottle.

redneckchugger, Aug 06, 2009
Photo of John_M
3.93/5  rDev -8.6%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.5

Had mixed feelings about trying and reviewing this beer, but ultimately decided to go ahead and do both.

The beer pours an attractive bright gold color with good head retention and lacing. The nose on this bad boy is amazing; disgusting to the point of being impressive. There is a profound aroma of camel sweat, vinegar, limburger cheese, sulphur and lemon/lime. This beer smells incredible. As a result, I was literally afraid to take a sip, but what do you know, this beer isn't bad. Yes, there is plenty of lemon and sour grass, but also some quinine and lemonaide as well. Also, there is an intriguing mouthwatering aspect to this beer's flavor profile, which I assume is from acid. Mouthfeel is very light and refreshing, something I was not expecting to find in a sour beer like this. Shockingly, I can drink and appreciate this beer, and it's starting to give me some insight into what makes a sour beer attrative. Hmmm. The amount of sour wears me out in the end, but still, given enough time, I could probably polish off the bottle (but instead gave the half open bottle to the bartender to dole out to true sour lovers).

Very interesting. May have to return to this beer again some time.

John_M, Aug 03, 2009
Photo of davexisxrabid
4.5/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured this bad boy into my Chimay goblet. Decent one inch thick head topping off an amber body. Slighly cloudy with lots of visible carbonation. Good head retention and good lacing during the drinking period.

Aroma - sour like sweet and sour sauce and vinegar; you either appreciate the funk or you don't.

Tart taste but not too sour with a sweet aftertaste. Imagine a really complex lemonhead (tart shell, sweet interior). That's kind of the way the flavors wash over your palate when you drink this.

Medium bodided, well carbonated and easy on the taste buds. Slightly lingering mouthfeel, that vinegary zing stays for a little bit between each drink.

Low abv and the fact that it is not too tart making it a good drinkable beer, striking a good balance between the tart sourness of the funk and the malty beer backbone.

davexisxrabid, Jul 27, 2009
Photo of brokenleadedcask
4.33/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Reviewed from notes. Sampled on 07/19

My local store just started having this on a regular basis and I am a fan. The translucent golden orange filled the glass with an excellent show of soapy white head. The Brett is prevalent in this beer. Some horse blanket, funk and B.O. are also obvious. The taste is different than the smell. Some tart sour lemon, fresh cut grass, and faint hops dominate this beer. The dry white wine texture hits the front of the tongue. But it does have a nice clean bubbly finish even if it is a little chaulky at first. When I want a good "go to" sour, this is it. I have a feeling I'll be buying quite a bit.

brokenleadedcask, Jul 24, 2009
Photo of cpone
4.6/5  rDev +7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

37.5 CL bottle to Duvel tulip.

A: Amber/copper body - two finger head, recedes quickly. Leaves nice lacing. Lots of little bubbles.

S: Very funk and sour smell - makes me think barnyard. Get some unripe fruit in there. Super complex.

T: An initial sweetness quickly gives way to the sourness suggested by the smell. Definitely get fruit, unripe plum and blackberry.

M: Great carbonation, light body. Feels like a slightly dry champagne. Dry finish that keeps you salivating.

D: Excellent. Very refreshing. And at 5.0% you can drink this all day...provided you have good credit.

Drinking this beer conjures up childhood memories of playing under the plum tree in my backyard. Great Stuff.

cpone, Jul 24, 2009
Photo of alleykatking
4.65/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

Split a bottle with a buddy for his birthday.

A- Pours into a glass a hazy drak golden straw color. 1 finger off white head that leaves good lacing all over the sides of the glass.

S- Big lemon zesty nose to this. Smells sour with some dirty earthy funk to it. Some barnyard smells I think. Good funky lactic acid in this. Great smelling sour.

T- Wow this is wonderful. Tons of sour funkiness to this. Big sour lemon and grapefruity/orange taste upfront. Some oaky notes to this along with some barnyard funk...this was surved just below room temp and it was fantastic to say the least....so good.

M- Light-medium mouthfeel. Carbonation is perfect for this beer. Leaves sour lemon and citrus flavors on the tounge. Kind of a slight creamy mouthfeel to this.

D- This is a very easy drinkable beer. Perhaps the best gueze I have ever had. I would recommend this to anyone and everyone. I just got to go to the shop and pick more up before they run out of it.

alleykatking, Jul 23, 2009
Photo of BuckeyeNation
4.3/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Shiny pumpkin with Champagnesque carbonation. An extremely loud POP! on cork removal was followed by a brief foam gusher that I was able to corral into the glass without spilling a drop. The dirty ivory colored crown is loose and airy, with a mealy, unsticky texture that is leaving the glass untouched. Appropriate for the style, methinks.

The nose is filled with all sorts of wild, wooly and wonderful things. Keeping in mind that my gueuze experience can fit on the head of a pin... this is the most interesting and complex version that I've smelled yet. Multiple layers are appreciated, including wood, sour fruit, musty attic and funky barnyard.

I'm starting to realize that the world's best gueuzes (some would say this is *the* best) are a mouth party of epic proportions. Not only in terms of a cachophony of flavors zinging this way and that, but in terms of contrasting sensory input such as puckery tartness, acidity and biting bitterness.

1882 is incredibly sour and dry (arid actually), yet has a closing bitterness that tightens the screws even further. Flavors include wood, green apples in cider vinegar, bitter grapefruit and lemon zest, hay and a modest amount of horse blanket. This is a dizzyingly complex beer that was worth every penny of the $7.49 purchase price. Note: the cork says 06.

The mouthfeel isn't a sensory standout. On the other hand, given the style and the flavor profile, I'm not sure how it could be improved. The liquid expands a little on contact and the carbonation is energetic without being buzzy. A good match all the way around.

Since Girardin Gueuze 1882 is only the fifth gueuze that I've ever reviewed, I have no idea if it's the best version in the world or not. Consider the impressions of other reviewers on that point, not mine. Nevertheless, this is a fantastic experience that I wholeheartedly recommend for anyone who loves craft beer... whatever your style preferences.

BuckeyeNation, Jul 22, 2009
Photo of ricke
4.45/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: Golden orange with small amber hues. The liquid is actually quite clear. A surprisingly big head develops. The head is ivory-colored, shows good retention and leaves big lacings as it dissipates and finally settles into a nice lid of foam.

S: A nice smell with a good mixture of tart fruity aromas (mostly lemon) and ripe fermenting apples, with big additional notes of horse blanket and a general funkiness. Some puckering vinegar, white bread, spices and grassy notes as well.

T: A great taste with a strong acidity. The sourness really grabs hold of you as it makes the cheeks feel like they're making out with a nine volt battery. Musty apples and a note of white bread in the mouth, coupled with yeast and earth. Here's not a lot of sweetness to balance the massive acidity. However, delightful, at least semi-sweet, flavors of lemon develops and get accentuated as well as turning really sour towards the finish. The funkiness is restrained, but some notes of horse blanket and barnyard is noticeable, and the funk actually gets more pronounced as the beer warms up. The finish is incredibly long with a forever lasting sourness that is right on the edge of becoming too assertive. Notes of lemon pits and minerals are the only things that manages to break through the fantastic acidity.

M: Medium body, effervescent character. The beer gets a slightly sharp edge due to the lively carbonation. The finish is not overly dry, but after a while the mouth gets really dry from this one.

D: A high quality gueuze. Complex and sophisticated, yet with plenty of that unique spontaneous edginess. It's delightfully sour (it could even give some of the beers from Cantillon a go regarding levels of acidity) but it never goes out of hand. I would also like to especially emphasize how great the finish in this one is, really magnificent.

ricke, Jul 21, 2009
Photo of azorie
4.65/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

This is a world class Gueuze and it goes great with some brie, and/or some Roquefort blue!

A: Poured into a triple glass, all I have besides the mug.
Its a golden color with a one inch whitish head. Some head Retention, but bottle was a refrigerator temp. So it did not last long. Some cloudiness and hazy as expected.

S: I let it warm up a good 15 minutes. Great smell it is really nice.
Lemons and tart sour orange like, with of course that good old funky lactic acid smell hits you. I get wheat and some hops, of course its all very subtle.

T: sour baby, lemons, sour orange, some wheat malt, and of course lactic acid, not much hop detected. As it warms more you get some wood like after tastes, maybe oak barrel? very complex , maybe green apples, not sure, anyway you better love sours, this one is not for everyone, ahh blue cheese and this is heaven.

M: Full to medium bodied, very dry, very tart carbonation, nice creamy texture.

D: excellent. This is an outstanding gueuze. it's the best that I have had in a long time at least since 2007, I bought all they had, so I got a few bottles to go. nice price also was 7 bucks a pop.

Glad I bought 3 pounds of cheese this stuff made my weekend.

azorie, Jul 18, 2009
Photo of roadhouse
4.75/5  rDev +10.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

12.7 oz. corked and caged green bottle into a tumbler

Pours a slightly hazed deep golden color with a one inch off-white head. Retention is pretty decent, it holds up as a cap and leaves some pretty nice lacing on the glass.

Aroma is really nice, it's got a big lactic sourness which seems like lemon zest along with some earthy and dusty funk. A bit of a woody character as well.

Taste is a wonderful combination of flavors: up front there is a perceived sweetness but right when the swallow begins it immediately gets sour and funky. Like lemon and grapefruit rind. Some earthy, cheesy, dusty funk as well with some wood character in the finish alongside some lingering sourness.

Mouthfeel is medium-light bodied, very dry, really nice level of carbonation perfect for the style allows it to bring out the flavors exactly how they should be. Really nice creamy texture.

This is an outstanding gueuze. Easily the best that I have had and one of the best sours overall. I was very pleased to come across this one, as I have never seen it anywhere else. I only find myself wishing I had bought the other bottle they had. Oh well, some other lucky person will enjoy the hell out of it hopefully.

roadhouse, Jul 15, 2009
Photo of DrewOSU
4.2/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4

Shared by Newtonty, thanks man!

A: Dark yellow to a light amber appearance. Minimal grayish, white head on initial pour.

S: Big lemon and acidic notes on the nose. Musty wood and earthy qualities in the background.

M/T: As soon as the gueuze hits my tongue, I can feel the very sour lemon. The sourness is not overwhelming in the least however. Almost refreshing. It almost dries out my whole tongue before I even swallow. As expected, finishes very dry and lemony. Aftertaste is clean and refreshing, even with leaving a sour undertone on the pallet.

D: Very light with a clean but sour aftertaste. Easy and drinkable, a good change of pace from a heavy RIS.

DrewOSU, Jul 05, 2009
Photo of beachbum1975
4.13/5  rDev -4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Newtonty was a nice chap and decided to bring this to the watch the Cincinnati Reds game today.

Pours a cloudy brown with golden highlights. The off-white head only sticks around for a few minutes, leaving a fine white halo around the edges of my snifter.

The nose has a moderately loud flair to it. Sweaty gym socks and fresh grapefruit are playing around in the basement together (mustiness, citrus and funk).

Middle of the road sourness dominates the flavor of this beer. The dryness factor is medium to high, leaving an almost chalky residue in my mouth. After the initial sour wave passes, I get a complex mix of citrus like lemon zest and almost a cherry presence.

Light to medium body with high carbonation on the mouthfeel. Nice example for its' style.

beachbum1975, Jul 05, 2009
Photo of HopHead84
4.5/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Bottle purchased at Olive Tree Market. Poured into a tulip. Pours vibrant, transparent, and effervescent. The creamy white head forms about an inch and a half high with good retention. Noticeable lacing is left on the glass after the head dissipates. Great looking beer!

The aroma has soft citrus notes of lemon, orange, and ripe golden apples with tart and sour character. Barnyard and goaty notes are evident with some mustiness and cheese.

The flavor is packed with a lot of lemon, some orange, and ripe apple with some sweetness. It's in your face sour right off the bat. It's bracingly tart as well. Musty barnyard notes are evident. The dry finish has some acidity and leaves a lingering tartness with light fruit notes.

Light bodied with a high level of carbonation and a very dry mouthfeel. This is a fantastic beer.

HopHead84, Jun 25, 2009
Photo of GRG1313
4.65/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

This may be the perfect sour to try if you're not familiar with sour beer or lambiks. In summary, it is very "consumer friendly" and can be consumed easily by itself or is sufficiently versatile to go with most savory foods.

Pour a medium cloudy orange honey color with light white head.

Big nose of fresh squeezed lemon juice, lemon grass and sweet wheat grass.

Mouth gets what the nose promises. Fresh bright pleasant mouthfeel with high acid and bright flavors of lemon and lemongrass and a pleasant finish of fresh cut grass and mild wheatgrass. '

Sour flavors are bright and have highnotes with a pleasant bitter/sour character. Some sours can make you pucker and can be hard to get down; more chore than fun. This one is all quite delicious. A very friendly and inviting sour beer.

GRG1313, Jun 21, 2009
Photo of DoubleJ
4.47/5  rDev +4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

It's time....to resume the Third Unorganized Invitaitonal, a series of beers to celebrate the end of the school year. #7 is Girardin Gueuze, the only sour beer in this series. On to the beer:

This beer has a pale orangish color to it, with some yellow edge to it....a little hazy as the whole bottle is poured into the glass. The head is soapy on top, but is thick and is holding up well. Smells yummy...tart green apples dominate. Horse blanket, lemon, and other assorted fruity aromas. This makes me excited to taste it.

Eee, yumm. Very tart and grassy at first. Here's comes the tart green apple. Acidic, like vomit, but in a good way. Hints tart lemon and assorted berries. Mouthfeel is light, and the carbonation is refreshing. Do they sell this is 750's, becuase this 375 ml sample is dissapearing quick.

Girardin Gueuze is damn tasty. It's expensive at $9.29 for a 375 ml bottle, but certainly worth a repurchase. I drank this straight without any cheese or crackers....next time I'll remember to bring the cheese.

Come back for the finale of the Third Unorganized Invitational (T.U.I.) tomorrow, and afterwards we'll announce the winner.

DoubleJ, Jun 08, 2009
Photo of gonzo46and2
4.55/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

This is my first Gueuze but not my first sour beer.

Appearance is a nice cloudy orange almost like a bock or weizenbock. There was a big pillowy head that had to rest a moment before the rest of the beer could be poured.

Aroma is slightly funky with mostly fruit and malt. Full of citrus to the point of smelling acidic. Slight notes of malt vinegar, grass, hay, lemon, oats, dust and barnyard or sweat socks-like funk.

Taste is sour but not warhead sour. Very manageable sourness for a first time sour drinker. Tastes of warming cereal grains and lemon.

Mouthfeel is very bubbly and effervescent.

Refreshing beverage for summertime. Will drink again. I wish this wasn't 10 bucks a bottle.

gonzo46and2, Jun 05, 2009
Photo of jamie2dope
4.78/5  rDev +11.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

I decided tonight would be a good night to have something sour. Girardin 1882 Gueuze has a glowing orange color to it, along with a small and fizzy white head that does not last very long. Smell is wonderfully funky and sour, with traces of fresh lemon juice, white wine, and some dry earth tones. Flavor really attacks the palate as soon as it enters with a big dose of sourness. Lemon is the dominant flavor, and unlike many gueuzes that end in sort of a dry way, this one stays juicy throughout. Mouthfeel is perfectly carbonated, making it a very refreshing beer that would be ideal for a hot summer day. The sour flavors do not linger for too long, and it does not destroy the palate, so I don't see why one can't put back a few bottles of this in a sitting (I know I would like to). This is a wow beer for me; One of the best beers I have had in a very long time, possibly ever. If the cash was there, I would be purchasing a case of this elixir without hesitation. Cheers

jamie2dope, May 27, 2009
Photo of csmiley
4.38/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Thanks to PatronWizard for the chance to try this bottle.

A - Decanted a medium gold color with a very light haze. The white head only rises to about half inch in height, maybe a little less. It sticks around for a few minutes before receding to a thick white cap that just doesn't want to go away. Thick webs of lace stick to the glass.

S - Starts out fruity and tart. Green apple and lemon stand out the most and white grape seems to make an appearance too. A heavy dose of funk absolutely dominates the middle. It's somewhat musty with some hay and grass notes in there as well. The very end has a touch of honey sweetness that is pretty hard to pick out.

T - Apple (green and red) really pops in the flavor. Some white grape also comes in pretty quick. The tart fruitiness really takes over the palate for the first few sips. After the initial blast the beer really starts to smooth out. It's really funky and sour in the middle. Wet grass, wood, and dry alcohol flavors come and go. A little more apple of the green variety finishes it all off.

M - Lighter bodied with a medium carbonation that comes across as surprisingly active in the mouth. Finish is tart and dry, lingering for a while.

D - Drinkability is pretty good. Tons of "in your face" flavor make this one more of a sipper that you'd want to take your time on. This is a very nice example of the style that I wouldn't hesitate to try again. The only real flaw that is worth mentioning is the head or lack thereof. If that is the biggest problem a beer has then said beer is pretty well off in my opinion.

csmiley, May 25, 2009
Photo of techdiver
4.97/5  rDev +15.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Pours a hazy deep gold-light copper with minimal head, but displays great carbonation.

Sour green apple nose with a little barnyard in there. Most inviting.

Taste is invigorating. Tart, and refreshing. Sour green apple with vinegar undertones and a funky finish.

The carbonation is makes this such a light and delectable brew.

Great drinkabilty, and a great pairing to a variety of foods.

techdiver, May 17, 2009
Photo of callmemickey
4.4/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: Hazy peach-champagne colored body. Light, bubbly head. Decent retention and lacing.

S: Tart. Sour. Champagne like character marked by lemon, peach, white grape, and pear tones.

T: Sour up front with a nice tart kick in the end. Like the nose, this is champagne like in its profile but has the addition of some light fruits like peach, pear and white grapes. The acidic lemon flavor comes and goes throughout.

M: Generously carbonated, light body. Crisp finish.

D: This was my first foray into the world of Gueuzes and I continue to enjoy it as I've developed my palate and appreciation for the style.. i found this beer to be easy to consume despite the overall tart and sour nature of the beer. A good place to start for those looking to explore the style.

callmemickey, May 17, 2009
Photo of BanditBrewingCo
4.35/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

375ml, purchased at Liquor World, $8.90. Big pop, here comes the eruption, better pour quick!!

Transluscent hazy rich golden with a white ring that hangs around.

Smells very acidic, lactic and oak in there.

Heavily lactic up front and acetic in the finish. Almost stings the tip of the tongue, rolls down smoothly with an ever so slight fruitiness and then dries out the bottom of the throat, whereafter the oak comes back.

Very nice example of a gueuze, would definitely have again.

BanditBrewingCo, May 15, 2009
Photo of oakbluff
4.53/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

375 ml bottle- pours an orange golden with very good clarity and moderate head. Very delicate lacing. Nose- lemon, must, oak, hay. Taste- juicy sourness, dry green apple, lemon zest and dry oak finish. Medium carbonation, and actually has a smooth texture. Drinkable as all hell.

oakbluff, May 13, 2009
Photo of bulletrain76
3.78/5  rDev -12.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

375ml bottle. Gold-orange color with small carbonation and a creamy off-white head. Honey, lemon, wet wood, a floral aroma. Sour and acidic, with a little musty woodiness. Starts with a little sweetness, and then dry and tart. Has enough malt body to balance the tartness, and that is really the kicker for me. Light body and champagne-like carbonation. The balance and complexity are amazing. I didn't really like gueuze before this, but the balance and drinkability of this beer has completely turned me around.

bulletrain76, May 11, 2009
Photo of rhinos00
4.63/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Finally had the opportunity to try this one. Poured into a tulip glass.

A- Pours a hazy golden, orange. Very little white head formed and dissipated almost instantaneously.

S- A lot of oak and farmhouse funk up front. Not very complex, but just pure and very pervasive. Really sets the tone for this one.

T- Wow, what a solid beer. Definite oak on the front of the palate. As the beer moves a long, the oak gives way to a sourness that grows and grows all the way to the finish. What I really enjoyed was that the sourness wasn't overdone. What a great taste.

M- Lots of carbonation. Perfect consistency. Really enjoyed the lip smacking sourness that coated the lips.

D- As far as sours go, doesn't get much more drinkable than this. Can't really think of a criticism as far as drinkability goes.

Overall, this one really shocked me. I love sours and this one definitely ranks at the top. It reminded me a lot of RR Beatification, even a bit better. I'm definitely going to look for a few more bottles.

rhinos00, May 09, 2009
Photo of FtownThrowDown
4.45/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4

Pours a murky, cloudy, hazy gold in color with a nice pillowy white head on top of the beer. Man this is funky. Among the strongest funk smells I have ever gotten from a beer. Lots of barnyard, some musty notes and a little bit of sourness. Taste is an abundance of tart sourness. A little bit of a acidic quality to boot. Very complex and sour. The taste is incredible. As it warms up it really gets better. Incredibly full and creamy on the mouthfeel. I've been looking for this beer for sometime and it is well worth the wait. If I keep up at this pace, my entire cellar is going to be nothing but sours.

FtownThrowDown, May 07, 2009
Girardin Gueuze 1882 (Black Label) from Brouwerij Girardin
96 out of 100 based on 959 ratings.