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Oude Gueuze | Hanssens Artisanaal bvba

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Hanssens Artisanaal bvba
Belgium

Style: Gueuze

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
This is the result of blending different lambics of different ages. The second fermentation takes place inside the bottles and therefore they are stored for minimum six months in constant temperature kept cellars.

Added by Todd on 10-21-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#775
Reviews:
510
Ratings:
1,309
pDev:
10.09%
Bros Score:
4.55
 
 
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

On DRAFT at Bar Great Harry. Special opportunity to drink from a keg. Overall this is like drinking a fine Champagne. Great complexity and sensory experience for the mouth. So happy!

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Medium golden hue with just a little carbonated head, which dissipates quickly but leaves a thin, incessant lacing. Aroma begins with a big waft of lacto - vinegar, but that airs put rather quickly, revealing lots of earthy tannins, cork, light wood & fruit rind (melon, maybe a little apple). Tongue is fantastic, very well balanced on the tart / sour scale (there is a gentle tart sting upfront, and a sour kiss on the end that is the perfect amount) with notes of champagne yeast, stonefruit must and maybe a little concord paired with the expected cider notes. Body is dry & crisp as per the style. Nose was a little much at first, but it's certainly a great representation of the style & way easier to find than some of the vaunted Cantillons

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Oude Gueuze from Hanssens Artisanaal bvba
Beer rating: 4.26 out of 5 with 1,309 ratings
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