Brewed by Cantillon
Style: Lambic Style - Unblended
Brussels, Belgium


on tap

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RATINGS: 1115   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.68/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
A classic, specially selected single batch of lambic, aged three years in the cask. The only unblended real lambic you can find anywhere.

DISCLAIMER: this entry stores the ratings for both the "Cantillon Bruocsella" no mather whether it’s organic or not.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rouhlas (2760) - GREECE - FEB 15, 2016
750 ml bottle shared with friends at the Hoppy Pub, Thessaloniki. Light hazy golden orange color with small off white head that quickly disappears. Aroma is light funky, yeasty, wood, grapes, barnyard notes, some citrusy fruity notes. Sweet and acidic taste. Light to medium oily body with flat carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
jc1762 (788) - Washington DC, USA - FEB 10, 2016
2011 Vintage poured into taster showing translucent well filtered with absolutely no carbonation. (Is my bottle off?!) The nose shows bretty barnyard funk with hints of harmonious honey The palate is full bodied with no carbonation (completely still). Moderately tart and quite acetic with hints of dry apricot.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
willisread (2455) - Tokyo, JAPAN - FEB 10, 2016
Bottle shared at Ratebeer Tokyo W & CB Tasting. Thanks Jon! 2011 vintage aged 5 years. Gold color with no head or carbonation visible. Lots of cobwebs, musty basement aromas with some oak, green apple and yellow pear as it warms. Really almost flat carbonation on the palate. Good tartness with a dry finish with more cobwebs and oak. Wished this had more carbonation though.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
TimE (5046) - Tokyo, JAPAN - FEB 10, 2016
Flat, golden amber color. Cobwebs, sour, hay, lemon in the nose. Completely flat, lots of cobwebs, lemon, dusty and hay. Linger sour finish. Lacks a bit due to lack of carbonation.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
CraftBeerNick (1920) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 7, 2016
Bottle at home shared with The Beast, 6th February 16. Pours amber, no carbonation. Aroma is funk, sour, apple, honey, candied pineapple, damp cellar wet wood. Taste is tart, hops, damp cellar, oak, rich slick mouth feel, amazing for the ABV, loved the lack of carbonation, easy to drink enjoyed every mouth full

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
andrepintado (2726) - Lisbon, PORTUGAL - JAN 28, 2016
75cl bottle. Organic version. Light hazy orange color. No head. Medium sourness. Light sweetness. Aroma is pinneapple, mushrooms, wood, citric, wheat, barnyard, herbs.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dfonorow (2039) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 25, 2016
Bottle. Pour is murky golden yellow with basically no head. Flavor and aroma of oak, yeast, sour grapes, and lemon zest. Finish is lemon, sour grapes, and oak. Very funky and sour.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
MichaelAwesome (6448) - Wanne-Eickel, GERMANY - JAN 24, 2016
Nicht immer grenzt ein Lambic an Perfektion. Dieses hier nämlich offenbart schon ein paar gute Seiten, vor allem wenn es an die Frische und Fruchtigkeit geht. Zudem herrscht eine gewisse Balance am Gaumen mit einem trockenen Abschluss, der nur leicht von Essig bestimmt wird. Leider bietet dieser Lambic NULL Perlung, was die ganze Geschichte echt flau und langweilig macht. Ich hab das Produkt zwar gemocht, aber irgendwie wurde so alles laff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
McTapps (6482) - Reutlingen, GERMANY - JAN 23, 2016
Bottle from Rudat in Dortmund. The beer has got a hazy light brown colour with no carbonation. Aroma of acid and dust. Taste of acid, citric, mild vinegar, unripe nuts, dust, plaster and unripe berries. Sour finish. A small amount of carbonation would have done good to the beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
sir__v (2049) - Lille, FRANCE - JAN 23, 2016
Bottle shared @ Le Bloempot, Lille - FR, during Cantillon food pairing event - Color: hazy dark golden blond beer with no carbonation and no foam. Smell: fruity sourness, dry acidity. Candied fruits. Perfect lambic nose. Taste: nice dry acidiy and sourness fruity and candied fruits with grassy notes. Very nice, superb attenuation. Aftertaste: good astringent and dry finish.

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