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Cantillon Fouí Foune

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

bottled
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on tap
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Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 1061   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.04/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Apricot lambic


4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
jake65 (3413) - Meridian, Idaho, USA - AUG 28, 2016
Bottle share, thank you to whomever brought this, probably Jeremy... wonderful beer. Pours a gentle orange color with a modest sandy head. Aromatic with fresh ripe apricots, very fruity and rich. Some funk. The taste is fruity sweet with plenty of the apricot and some bugs. Great balance of fruit to funk. One of the best beers of the night and as it turns out my highest rated lambic to date.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
stevoj (3861) - Boise, Idaho, USA - AUG 28, 2016
2016 Boise stone fruit tasting on 8/27. 750ml bottle pours out a cloudy pale golden, small airy head. Big blast of apricots, Belgian yeast notes, and some other funk. Taste continues with more of the same

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
davidezdonz (295) - Hong Kong, HONG KONG - AUG 16, 2016
A 750ml bottle at the brewery. I believe it was bottled in August 2015. Poured into a Cantillon tasting glass. It poured a hazy golden orange colour with a two finger white head with pretty good retention and left sparse lacing. Aromas are funky, sour, apricot, stone fruit and citrusy lemon. Taste is sour, tart, apricot, mango, orange, barnyard, hay with a hint of vinegar. Crisp, light bodied with moderate spritzy carbonation. Overall, this was just wow. Really really good. Easily a must buy in my book and Iím definitely on the lookout for it.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Ataraxia (484) - Massachusetts, USA - AUG 13, 2016
Bright by somewhat hazy golden orange color with off-white lacing. Juicy aroma of apricots, yogurt, and oak. Quite tart in taste. Light body, crisp, and lively. Long finish of tart apricots.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Hoprider (403) - DENMARK - AUG 12, 2016
Pours a hazy orange with some white foam around the edges of the glass. Noses like Haribo peaches and you pretty much cant beat that. I love that smell and it never fails. The fresher the bottle the more intense of course. Taste is fruity initially and along the lines of the nose. But there is a layer of mineral stone fruits and bretty, farmy, maybe even cheesy flavour that is all up in the mix as well. I think apricots and peach works very well in sour, but of all the beers with those fruits incorporated, Fou Foune reigns supreme. Fou Foune is King and I dont think you can beat it.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
gephross100 (229) - Bellaire, Texas, USA - AUG 7, 2016
2015 bottle cloudy orange color no head. Medium sourness. Huge juicy apricot flavor and nose. Barnyard nose.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
beerplace (717) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 3, 2016
750ml bottle from Legacy. Vintage August 25, 2015. Tasting at Brianís. Pours a hazy straw with a weak white head. Medium carbonation. Aroma is sour, fruity with apricots anf stone fruit notes. Same notes taste. Interesting.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mR_fr0g (8957) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 10, 2016
Bottle shared at the CBC big bottle share. 7/7/2016. Thanks. A hazed yellow straw coloured pour with a lasting. Thin head. Sticky. Aroma is sour apricot, funky, horsey, citrus sour lemon. Flavour is composed of sour, apricot, mango, really sour puckering acid, citrus, citrus acid. Palate is sour, citrus, spritzy carbonation, tang, apricot. Really enjoyable.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
ebone1988 (1322) - Dearborn, Michigan, USA - JUL 9, 2016
At the epic peach/apricot sour tasting. Aroma is apricot, funk, tart, sour, lambic perfect. Appearance is hazy, dark golden, off white head. Taste is apricot, funk, tart, sour, wonderful sweet and tart, perfectly balanced. Mouthfeel is light to medium body, light crisp carbonation, prefect apricot aftertaste. Overall, lives up to the hype. Wow.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jokestereo (302) - SWEDEN - JUL 8, 2016
Pours hazy light golden with a thin line of white head. .Aroma; apricot, acidic, barnyard, hay, lemon and a touch of vinegar. Taste; Apricot, barnyard, hay, lemon, minerals and some vinegar. Very tasteful.


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