Lindemans Framboise | Brouwerij Lindemans

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88
very good
2,815 Ratings
THE BROS
81
good
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brouwerij Lindemans
Belgium
lindemans.be

Style: Lambic - Fruit

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 2.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
2.5-4.0% ABV

Added by Todd on 11-01-2000

BEER STATS
Ratings:
2,815
Reviews:
1,049
Avg:
3.94
pDev:
14.21%
 
 
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71
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look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

A: Pours a berry red as expected with small head. The head is relatively thin and pink. Spotted lacing present on the glass.

S: Strong raspberry and really pleasant.

T: Berries - raspberry definitely present, but possibly others. Sweet. Really sweet - like eating the icing on cake.

M: Light because of the fruit flavor, yet heavy because of the over the top sweetness.

O: Really good for what it is but not your average drinking beer - definitely not sessionable due to its sweetness.

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look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

I have never liked beer, but on a whim I picked up a bottle of this at Trader Joe's, and it made me start to understand why so many people enjoy the stuff in general.

It poured a beautiful rosy pink, left a nice white foam that dissipated fairly quickly, but most importantly, it smacked me in the face both aroma and taste-wise with the freshest raspberries I've ever tasted. The carbonation was pretty mild, and there was a nice light sourness that I've since learned is probably from the Brettanomyces and other wonderful critters that help make a proper lambic.

This is the beverage that inspired me to start learning about and tasting other beer styles, and so far, it's still my favorite.

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Lindemans Framboise from Brouwerij Lindemans
3.94 out of 5 based on 2,815 ratings.
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