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Liefmans Fruitesse (Fruitbier) - Brouwerij Liefmans

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BA SCORE
76
okay

193 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

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Ratings: 193
Reviews: 83
rAvg: 3.31
pDev: 18.43%
Wants: 1
Gots: 11 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Liefmans visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Nickls on 02-24-2010)
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Soonami

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2.53/5  rDev -23.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 4 | overall: 2.5

Liefmans has a pretty solid reputation, which is why I bought this beer on a whim without first doing some research (should've checked reviews on BA on my phone before I bought this). This beer was disappointing. It started good with a beautiful dark cherry color and cute pink foam with great lacing. The the beer smelled like cherry candy and plastic-y phenols. The beer is very fruity, black cherries, raspberrys and especially strawberries are easily identified but it is unfortunately also artificially sweeted that leaves a metallic aftertaste. There is a weird bitterness that I'm not sure if it's from the sweeteners or the fermentation. I would not buy this beer again. It wasn't too bad at $9/bottle, but there are much better fruit beers for the price including others made by the same brewery.

Serving type: bottle

05-19-2011 03:41:34 | More by Soonami
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Liefmans Fruitesse (Fruitbier) from Brouwerij Liefmans
76 out of 100 based on 193 ratings.