Lindemans Gueuze Cuvée René | Brouwerij Lindemans

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Lindemans Gueuze Cuvée RenéLindemans Gueuze Cuvée René
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brouwerij Lindemans
Belgium
lindemans.be

Style: Gueuze

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Todd on 09-18-2002

BEER STATS
Ratings:
2,135
Reviews:
907
Avg:
4.09
pDev:
11%
 
 
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133
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4.79/5  rDev +17.1%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Photo of kmpitz2
4.79/5  rDev +17.1%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Vintage 1994. This is my New Years beer. This one pours a slightly oranged yellow color with a 3 finger head that falls to a quarter inch over top of the beer. The nose is really sour, lots of tart and bits of lemony acid, but just sour is all about what it is. The flavor on this beer is just awesome. A huge tart and sour, wtih some lemon and acidy that almost puckers your mouth. Wow. I think this beer is awesome. Full of funk and all that goodness. The feel is nice light moderate, but right where it should be for the tart and sour. Very much an aquired taste, but I love it. For a hugely sour beer, this is really drinkable. I am going out to buy another bottle of this vintage tomorrow. Hot Damn.

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Photo of Nedry
4.77/5  rDev +16.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Smells of fruity, citrusy funk. Taste is bubbly and bright this is Brussels champagne at it's finest. A little farmhouse funk mixed with citrus. Very refreshing. Pours light and clear, a little caramel color, unless you stir up the dregs and add it for more flavor like I like to with bottle conditioned beer. Then it's a little hazy. I've had better Gueuzes for sure, but this one is always available and always delicious. There is something to be said about that.

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4.76/5  rDev +16.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Diamond556
4.76/5  rDev +16.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 5

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4.76/5  rDev +16.4%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

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4.75/5  rDev +16.1%

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4.75/5  rDev +16.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

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4.75/5  rDev +16.1%

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4.75/5  rDev +16.1%

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4.75/5  rDev +16.1%

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4.75/5  rDev +16.1%

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4.75/5  rDev +16.1%

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4.75/5  rDev +16.1%

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4.75/5  rDev +16.1%

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4.75/5  rDev +16.1%

Photo of Brewbro000
4.75/5  rDev +16.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

A: Pours a pale orange with crisp carbonation bubbles and a thin head that disappears very fast leaving a clean ring around the edge of my Duvel tulip.
S: Citrus, lemon zest and a very light barnyard funk come through on the nose.
T: very dry with crisp carbonation. Slightly tart with minimal what I would actually call "sour". Very well balanced citrus that comes through very dry.
M/D: a good zing on the tongue from carbonation that finishes smooth. I could drink this all day if I could afford the $10.00 price tag. Otherwise an awesome beer that is happily balanced and not fruity like the other typical Lindemans offerings. Next up Faro.

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4.75/5  rDev +16.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Pours a beautiful orange with a substantial fluffy white head. Tons of carbonation makes this look and feel like a dry champagne. Aromas and flavors have a complex Brett character that is balanced between pineapple fruitiness and the funky side. Delicious and complex.

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4.75/5  rDev +16.1%

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4.75/5  rDev +16.1%

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4.75/5  rDev +16.1%

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4.75/5  rDev +16.1%

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4.75/5  rDev +16.1%

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4.75/5  rDev +16.1%

Photo of rbmjr1
4.75/5  rDev +16.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Lindemans Gueuze Cuvée René from Brouwerij Lindemans
4.09 out of 5 based on 2,135 ratings.
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