Bersalis Sourblend Grand Cru
Brouwerij Oud Beersel

Bersalis Sourblend Grand CruBersalis Sourblend Grand Cru
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Brouwerij Oud Beersel
Wild Ale
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4.05 | pDev: 4.44%
Jan 17, 2021
May 17, 2018
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4.04 by samEBC from Belgium on Jan 17, 2021
4.25 by bigred89 from Maryland on May 14, 2020
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4.1/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
by octortus from Canada (ON)

330 mL Bottle. ABV 8%.
Appearance: copper, Just over half a finger of fuzzy off white head, medium carbonation, lots of suspended yeast, little retention, fizzy collar remains
Aroma: malty triple backbone, sweaty, soft funk, spice, slight Apple, slight honey,
Mouthfeel: medium body, medium carbonation, smooth, slightly tart, dry, very gentle booziness.
Flavour: sweet malt, heavy Apple juice, honey,
spice, soft funk, not a tremendous amount of complexity but well balanced.
Overall: I think the Lambic (30%) really complements the Tripel (70%) quite nicely.

Review: 128

Feb 06, 2020
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3.65/5  rDev -9.9%
look: 2.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75
by flipper2gv from Canada (QC)

A: Pours a semi translucent light amber color with an off white soapy looking head. Retention is pretty meh as well as lacing.

S: Medium intensity. You get honey, green apple, lemon rind, hay and light barnyard funk.

T: Medium intensity. Quite a bit of honey and a lot of green apple without being super tart (but still a little bit). Lemon juice is there as well as the hay and light barnyard funk. Quite a bit of belgian spices with cinnamon and cloves. Maybe a bit too much residual sugars for what I would consider appropriate.

M: Quite a bit light but not as fluffy as expected. Kind of sticky too.'

O: Solid wild ale that isn't too expensive around here. It's a bit sweet for a Belgian sour but it's definitely solid still.

Jan 08, 2020
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4/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
by TheBierdimpfe from Canada (QC)

Medium: Capped + tulip glass.
Opacity: Soft hazy and veiled.
Color: Dark gold with decent activity.
Head: Slightly foamy and creamy dark beige 2 finger.
Legs: Basic with light swirl reaction.
Smell: Cider/Tart/Flowery/Caramel.
Taste: Lemon/Apricot/Peppery/Clove/Wild yeast.
Feel: Sour/Spicy/Flowery/Bready.
Body: Medium to full slick with good smoothness.
Carbonation: Extra crispy.
Overall: Excellent quality Tripel/Lambic. This one should have greater spiciness and character than the regular one (didn't try myself). Alcohol is well hidden.

Visual 7/10 - Flavors 8/10 - Sensations 8.5/10 - Balance 8/10 -
Freshness 5/10 - Intensity 8/10 - Complexity 8.5/10 - Appreciation 8.5/10

Dec 29, 2019
4.25 by Epiktetos from Czech Republic on Dec 30, 2018
4.05 by Silke_Neryn from Sweden on Jul 20, 2018
4.05 by desint from Belgium on May 17, 2018
Bersalis Sourblend Grand Cru from Brouwerij Oud Beersel
Beer rating: 4.05 out of 5 with 8 ratings