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Oud Beersel Oude Geuze Vieille - Brouwerij Oud Beersel

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90
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662 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 662
Reviews: 394
rAvg: 4.01
pDev: 11.97%


Brewed by:
Brouwerij Oud Beersel visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Gueuze |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: xlperro on 03-21-2002)
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Reviews by mzwolinski:
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mzwolinski

California

4.15/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours a pretty clear gold, with moderate, noisy carbonation and a thin, uneven white head. Looks a lot like apple juice, actually.

Farmhouse aroma. A bit musty with a hint of lemon.

Quite sour at the start, followed quickly by a light lemon tartness and some musty hay flavors. A teeny bit of bitterness at the back end, with a floral hop character making itself felt in the aftertaste.

Light in the mouth and fairly tingly. This is a nice beer to sit with for a while, as it is enjoyable in very different ways both tart and refreshing right out of the fridge and slightly warmed, when the flavors have had more chance to develop.

Serving type: bottle

08-31-2004 03:20:00 | More by mzwolinski
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375ml bottle served in a flute glass.

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Oud Beersel Oude Geuze Vieille from Brouwerij Oud Beersel
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