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Oude Quetsche Tilquin à L'Ancienne - Gueuzerie Tilquin

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361 Ratings
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Ratings: 361
Reviews: 60
rAvg: 4.38
pDev: 7.31%
Wants: 96
Gots: 95 | FT: 14
Brewed by:
Gueuzerie Tilquin visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Lambic - Fruit |  6.40% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Fux on 09-30-2012)
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Doc_Hops

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -3%

08-08-2013 03:49:21 | More by Doc_Hops
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MDDMD

Pennsylvania

4.41/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

A-hazy red orange color with a nice white head and a little lacing

S-plums, funk, vinegar, slight sweetness, little oak

T-plums, tart apples, funky, light wheat malt, oaky, little sweetness

F-medium body with moderate carbonation, crisp and tart with a slight dryness to the finish

O-great fruit lambic, another great beer from this brewery

Serving type: bottle

07-11-2014 21:48:37 | More by MDDMD
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Marius

Romania

4/5  rDev -8.7%

07-11-2014 17:27:58 | More by Marius
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SteeleWright

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -3%

07-10-2014 04:40:18 | More by SteeleWright
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sjccmd

Minnesota

4.51/5  rDev +3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Pours murky orange leaning slightly towards red. Small, thin, white head that dissipates quickly. Some lacing as well as legs.

Smell of barnyard funk, a hint of vinegar but not out of balance. Fruity, lemony, and a bit of oak. Wet hay and overripe fruit. Peaches and mango. Earthy tea aroma as well. Nice forest floor aroma.

Tart and fruity in the taste followed with tea-like tannins. Extremely juicy but dries out quickly. Super acidic with lacto and a bit of acetic, but still within reason. Earthy and oaky.

A bit under carbonated but not thin. Dry and tannic.

Complex and quite drinkable.

Serving type: bottle

07-10-2014 02:26:51 | More by sjccmd
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Prospero

Colorado

5/5  rDev +14.2%

07-09-2014 15:38:30 | More by Prospero
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threedaggers

Kentucky

4.25/5  rDev -3%

07-08-2014 21:42:33 | More by threedaggers
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fehrminator

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev -3%

07-08-2014 17:32:12 | More by fehrminator
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Bobbydigi

Kansas

4.25/5  rDev -3%

07-08-2014 16:05:39 | More by Bobbydigi
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Phyl21ca

Quebec (Canada)

4.03/5  rDev -8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bottle: Poured a cloudy light brown/reddish color lambic with a large foamy head with good carbonation. Aroma consists of tart a funky noes with some very subtle notes of plums. Taste is dominated by tart notes with subtle notes of plums with a light barnyard finish. Acidity level is well balanced with some oak notes easily distinguishable. Body is quite full with limited filtration and good carbonation. Enjoyable but I would have thought the plum notes would have been more pronounced.

Serving type: bottle

07-07-2014 20:54:03 | More by Phyl21ca
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t_carterb

Georgia

4.5/5  rDev +2.7%

07-05-2014 18:30:20 | More by t_carterb
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PG2G

California

4.25/5  rDev -3%

07-05-2014 03:07:16 | More by PG2G
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SkiBum22

New York

4.5/5  rDev +2.7%

07-03-2014 19:23:22 | More by SkiBum22
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GRG1313

California

4.5/5  rDev +2.7%

07-02-2014 06:06:18 | More by GRG1313
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Kirk

United Kingdom (England)

4.5/5  rDev +2.7%

06-29-2014 17:56:41 | More by Kirk
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K-Creedon

Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +14.2%

06-25-2014 20:51:49 | More by K-Creedon
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hoppymcgee

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev -3%

06-23-2014 18:46:18 | More by hoppymcgee
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marcoe

Netherlands

4.5/5  rDev +2.7%

06-22-2014 13:51:18 | More by marcoe
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JohnMagneGabrielsen


3.5/5  rDev -20.1%

06-21-2014 15:26:57 | More by JohnMagneGabrielsen
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samba

Sweden

4.75/5  rDev +8.4%

06-21-2014 11:25:09 | More by samba
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brianmandell

New York

4.25/5  rDev -3%

06-20-2014 02:23:53 | More by brianmandell
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MarcWP

Arizona

4.45/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

750 ml bottle poured into Cantillon balloon. 2014 vintage.

Appearance is a turbid and murky ruby orange. Small one finger head settles rapidly to a small ring around the edge. I love the murky look of fruit sours.

Aroma is very lambic forward with horse saddle, wet hay, goat cheese, and light leather. The fruit is faint but gives off apple, pear, grape juice, and blueberry.

Taste brings brighter fruit flavors with citrus notes not present in the aroma. Tart lemon and clementine morph into red grape, tart young plum, and cranberry. Some apple cider vinegar and balsamic lactic notes come in mid palate aggressively. The funk notes get lost in the fruit and acidity.

Mouthfeel is light with carbonation on the low level of medium. A bit more carbonation would be nice but overall it's close to most other fruit lambics. Sweetness mid palate but drys out nicely on the finish.

A delicious, fruity lambic that doesn't quite showcase the plum fruit but delivers on other flavors. Two complaints, needs a bit more carbonation and a more assertive funk presence in the flavor profile. Other than that most all marks are hit right and drinks akin to a grape infused sour with tannic and bright fruit notes.

Serving type: bottle

06-19-2014 02:46:59 | More by MarcWP
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davidwhatshisnam

New York

3.5/5  rDev -20.1%

06-19-2014 01:56:55 | More by davidwhatshisnam
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mrkdwrds

California

4.25/5  rDev -3%

06-14-2014 03:42:31 | More by mrkdwrds
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Iparedman

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -20.1%

06-13-2014 01:10:39 | More by Iparedman
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Oude Quetsche Tilquin à L'Ancienne from Gueuzerie Tilquin
97 out of 100 based on 361 ratings.