Belgian and French Ales: Gose

Notes: These beers may be brewed with malted barley, wheat and oats and unmalted barley, wheat, and oats; contemporary examples may also contain other grains. As in traditional examples, low level salt (table salt) and coriander additions may or may not be present in Contemporary Gose. Attributes from the use of a wide variety of herbs, spices, flowers, fruits or other ingredients not found in traditional Leipzig-Style Gose may also be present and in harmony with overall flavor profile. When using these guidelines as the basis for evaluating entries at competitions, brewers may be asked to provide supplemental information about entries in this category to allow for accurate evaluation of diverse entries. Such information might include any herbs, spices, fruit or other added ingredients, and/or information about the brewing process.

  • ABV: 4.4%-5.4%
  • ABW: 3.5%-4.3%
  • IBU: 5-30
  • Color (SRM): 3-9
  • Color (EBC): 6-18
  • Original Gravity: 1.036-1.056
  • Original Gravity °P: 9-13.8
  • Final Gravity: 1.008-1.012
  • Final Gravity °P: 2.1-3.1

Style info provided entirely or in part by the Brewers Association 2021 beer style guidelines.

5 Gose Reviewed

Beer Brewery Rate Avg.
Blood Orange Gose Atlas Berw Works 6.99
Gose Westbrook Brewing Company 9.34
Guava Gose Smack Noon Whistle Brewing 9.04
Über Gose Freunde Central State Brewing 9.14
Watermelon Gose Terrapin Brewing Company 6.00