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Boon Oude Geuze - Brouwerij Boon

Boon Oude GeuzeBoon Oude Geuze

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BA SCORE
88
very good

431 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 431
Reviews: 206
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 12.82%


Brewed by:
Brouwerij Boon visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Gueuze |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
6.5-7.0% abv

(Beer added by: TheLongBeachBum on 03-16-2005)
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Ratings: 431 | Reviews: 206 | Show All Ratings:
Reviews by dwren89:
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dwren89

Virginia

3.89/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: gold yellow color, fizzy white head, hazy from bottle condition

Aroma: sour apple, pale malt sweetness

Taste: sour light fruit notes of apple and pineapple, bitter finish but the fruit sourness plays the most into the taste

Mouthfeel: medium-high carbonation, medium-light body,

Overall Impression: Definitely a distinct taste from the Lambic style brewing process, this beer exhibits strong sour apple and pineapple notes while still remaining very drinkable and refreshing.

Serving type: bottle

06-12-2013 22:00:57 | More by dwren89
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Pours a slightly hazy golden color, topped witha couple of fingers of white head that immediately disappears. Lots of bubbles in there.
The aroma is soury, between new wine and cider.
The taste is quite sharp, soury and dry.
Don't really like it, sorry.

Serving type: bottle

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Boon Oude Geuze from Brouwerij Boon
88 out of 100 based on 431 ratings.