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

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 952   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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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.


Claves77's rating

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Claves77 (152) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 11, 2013
Flat, even sour smell with golden color. Tastes sour with even finish. Back of tongue with lingering finish. Clean; this is a beer to be savored.


3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Franzen (302) - SWEDEN - JUL 26, 2014
Tart, green apples and strawberries in aroma. Hazy orange. Tart and sweet and pretty sour. Interesting but i prefer more carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Nische (652) - Saltsjö-Boo, SWEDEN - JUL 26, 2014
Tap at Akkurat. Pours deep amber/copper with a small head. Distinct funky. sour aroma with some citrus. Tart taste with citrus and maybe some seabuckthorn. Sour finish.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ktingleff (135) - - JUL 18, 2014
Organic version. Dry and acidic and generous notes from oak casks. Deep and vinous. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ventanas83 (11) - - JUL 6, 2014
Nice golden color with some floaters. But no prpoblem. very sour and barnwood aroma. Very dry excellent tart green apple ,and sour mellon. Very refreshing.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
knickskicks (686) - - JUL 5, 2014
08 sticker. Rusty orange, flat. Nose is funk, farmhouse, mouth-watering sour. Taste is tart lemon, funk, straw, pretty tart. Medium watery mouthfeel.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BelgianBeerGal (3103) - Panama City, Florida, USA - JUN 29, 2014
2007 bottle. Golden copper color with only a few bubbles and no head. HUGE tart, sour aroma that waters your mouth from across the room. Big bold flavor too with a little earthiness from the cork. Good but not my favorite.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
beechner224 (635) - Melbourne, Florida, USA - JUN 29, 2014
Bottle thanks to mcbackus. Nose is a a tad weird for me, cheesy. Pour is flat and orange, really orange. Taste is a slightly oxidized, slightly tart, pretty light. Not my favorite.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
VDuquerroux (228) - Airvault, FRANCE - JUN 29, 2014
Bottle, 75cL. Home. A sparkling golden orange beer with yellow hues. No head. No bubble. Acid aroma with smoke, wood. First sweet, then sourness expresses itself (from medium to heavy, then medium). Light body, thin watery texture, flat, light sour finish (not dry). Overall, a peculiar experience : other Cantillon beers I drank were drier and sourness was sharper. I will have to drink that one again.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Homer321 (1808) - Rock Ridge, Florida, USA - JUN 28, 2014
Bottle thanks to mcbackus. Nose is a pungent cheesy. Pour is flat and orange. Taste is a slightly papery oxidized, slightly tart. Cork was 2008 and I think it’s a touch past prime.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DrewFace (732) - Melbourne, Florida, USA - JUN 28, 2014
Bottle thanks to mcbackus. 2008 cork. Clear, orange color, no head. Huge funky, barnyard, horse blanket, sweet, lightly tart, aroma. Semi sweet, horse blanket, funky, citrusy. Mouthfeel is thin and flat, indicative of style.


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