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Goudenband - Brouwerij Liefmans

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94
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1,068 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,068
Reviews: 543
rAvg: 4.2
pDev: 10.71%
Wants: 105
Gots: 108 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Liefmans visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Flanders Oud Bruin |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Mitchster on 02-24-2001)
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Reviews by danieelol:
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danieelol

Australia

3.45/5  rDev -17.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

A: dark cola, decent head, average lacing.

S: Sweet candies, lemon, sherbet, astringency. Sweet vinegar. Actual cola.

T: Similar to the nose. Sweet syrupy cherry syrup, what all Flanders Reds/Oud Bruins smell like. Well balanced though. Not too vinegary, unlike other Flanders Reds like Rodenbach. I'm just not enamoured with the style.

M: Really thick, well carbonated and good. 4

O: What can I say? Fine for the style, but I'm not a fan. Perfectly drinkable, but who really wants to session vinegar anyway? 3

Serving type: bottle

06-29-2011 16:02:13 | More by danieelol
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S- Cherry and malt.

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Enjoy.

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Goudenband from Brouwerij Liefmans
94 out of 100 based on 1,068 ratings.