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Gueuze Tilquin (Draught Version) | Gueuzerie Tilquin

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4.31/5
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402 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Gueuzerie Tilquin
Belgium
gueuzerietilquin.be

Style: Gueuze

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.80%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
The Gueuze Tilquin - draught version (4.8% alc/vol) is a spontaneous fermented beer, produced by blending a low alcohol lambic (called Meerts) and 1 and 2 years old lambics, all fermented and aged in oak barrels. It is unfiltered and unpasteurized, and it is refermented in the keg. The lambics used were fermented and oak aged in our installations. These lambics are coming from worts brewed by Boon, Lindemans, Girardin and Cantillon breweries.

Added by lacqueredmouse on 07-18-2011

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#714
Reviews:
83
Ratings:
402
pDev:
7.89%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
14
Gots:
10
Trade:
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Ratings: 402 |  Reviews: 83
Photo of Ivanhoes_Backpack
4.3/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Had at Moeder Lambic in Brussels - fantastic spot! A little lighter and more sessionable than its bottled brother, but expect the same tart, dryness with greater drinkability.

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Photo of 80x2HopHead
4.15/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of OnryAndMean
4.2/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of ppavlick
4.25/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of kristinc
4.32/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of 30MinutesSouth
3.93/5  rDev -8.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of dleiner
4/5  rDev -7.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of acurtis
4/5  rDev -7.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of OGShotzy
4.36/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of jrfehon33
4.19/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of BranfordBound
4.2/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Had last night at Cask Republic on tap served in the glass seen in the picture. Nice cloudy and bright gold color, small head that sticks around. Sour and funky aroma, a bit on the lighter side, though. Nice strong flavor but nothing like the bottled stuff. Starts a hint sweet but is blown away by tartness. Barrel flavors in the middle remind me of peat. Hints of funk at the end. Very light and very drinkable.

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Photo of straightlambic
4.15/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Wobbly
4.42/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

Such a lovely gueuze, to be sure. Had it on tap at the Bier Station in Kansas City, MO (one of the best beer bars around). Dry yet tart and deeply refreshing. Could drink liters of this beer and not get sick of it. Great spring/summer/early fall beer. Complex yet accessible. Good gueuze to try if you have not had many.

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Photo of Howlader
4.5/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Rihup
3.73/5  rDev -13.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of SweetChicken
4.28/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of cherche
4.25/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

dark golden with little cotton white head. Smells tart and acidic but with some fruity, earthy sweetness. Taste is acidic, fruity and tart. Mouthfeel is high carbonation. Overall a very, very enjoyable beer!

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Photo of Kmat10
4.25/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of AndyEdgar
4.35/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of yeaprolly
4.5/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of warnerry
4.28/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of bark
4.39/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of capnamerica
4.63/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Moose90
4.47/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Served On-Tap (Obviously)

A – Pours a deep bright yellowy orange, head is is bright white, sticky, tall, leaves behind spotty and thick lacing.

S – Smells tart, funky, barnyard, light oak, bitter, salty, vinegar, hay, grassy, peppery.

T – Tart and bright, sour, complex notes of oak, pepper, barnyard, hay, soil, funk, vinegar, apple, lemon, apple, citrus, spice.

M – Effervescent, champagne like, astringent and drying, absolutely wonderful.

O – Fantastic Gueuze, delighted to have tried it, so complex, tart and balanced. Excellent.

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Photo of atpca
4.44/5  rDev +3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Gueuze Tilquin (Draught Version) from Gueuzerie Tilquin
Beer rating: 4.31 out of 5 with 402 ratings
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