I think that Lindeman's Framboise is a fantastic beverage, and that is probably enough for simple beer drinkers like myself. For those of you with a taste for finer things, I have not the vocabulary to describe to you this drink. I thought I'd let Lindemans do the work for me.
Long before hops were common in most beers, various fruits and vegetables were used to season beers. The acidity of Lambic beers blends perfectly with raspberries.
Taste: Magnificent aroma, delicate palate of raspberries with undertones of fruity acidity; elegant, sparkling clean natural taste.
Style: Raspberry Lambic.
Serving suggestions: Chocolate desserts (especially chocolate decadence), fresh raspberries, ice cream with a raspberry demi-glaze sauce, créme caramel, baked Alaska, Olympia oysters, caviar. Serve in flute-shaped Lambic glasses at 45 degrees.
Serve cold at 2-3 degrees Celsius.