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


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Apricot lambic

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hallinghansen (2095) - Odense S, DENMARK - OCT 2, 2014
Bottle 2014 vintage. Poured in my Cantillon glass. Hazy golden body with a medium frothy white head. Apricots, yeast, fruit, tart, basement aromas. Tart yeast, fruity, apricot flavors. Delicious. I think this is a new favorite from Cantillon.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Clownoisseur (264) - Buchanan, Michigan, USA - OCT 2, 2014
2013 bottle. Pours a golden orange, a bit hazy, nice 2 finger white head. Aromas of light apricot, wet oak, musty notes and a lingering tartness. (Stings the nostrils!) Taste is much more subdued in terms of the apricot flavors than I expected. Much more wet oak, tart citrus zest and earth...along with slight notes of vinegar and a slight bitterness. Carbonation is pretty lively and this finishes pretty dry. Very nice Lambic and glad to have tried it, but not my favorite Cantillon offering.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
sic1314 (3812) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - SEP 30, 2014
Borefts 2014. Poured hazy orange, frothy off white head. Aroma of tart apricot. Light body, flavour as the aroma, lovely and tart, very refreshing and nicely balanced.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ShivanDragon (1802) - Leeuwarden, NETHERLANDS - SEP 30, 2014
@Borefts 2014, Oranje/geel zonder kraag. Aroma van licht zoetje over een basis zuur. Smaken zijn matig zacht zuur(niet extreem) maar redelijke vorm van zoetigheid. ’tja veel van de lambic bieren smaken nagenoeg het hetzelfde deze is wat gebalanceerder, komt wat zachten en iets zoeter binnen.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rxeight (1516) - Illinois, USA - SEP 27, 2014
2013 release. Very carbonated. Lots of apricot. Slight sour. Wierd finish, still apricot, but like the unsweetened part by the pit. Had this right after blabær, I’ll put them on the same level.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
fkoolen (360) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - SEP 27, 2014
15cl tasting @ Borefts Beer Festival. Hazy golden, big creamy head. Apricot rounds of some typical big tard, vinegar lambiek-ness. Medium carbonation, prickly but creamy soft mouthfeel, good body.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
slowrunner77 (6084) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 26, 2014
"2011 batch - wish list cross off. BIG fruit aroma and flavor...definitely not subtle with the apricot, but it’s more than balanced out by the sourness that while not overaggressive, gets me in the back o the jaw after a few sips. light bodied and refreshing while also being quite tasty and complex."

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
__Rb81 (271) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 26, 2014
On tap at Borefts. Hazy yellow with a small white head. Sour fruity aroma of apricot and wood. Taste is very sour fruity, apricot, wood, long sour fruity aftertaste. Very nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Maakun (823) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - SEP 26, 2014
Hazy orange with small white head. Fruits pits, dry sour apricot, lots of sour grains with complex spicyness. Lots of wood too. Very deep sour with a light bitter finish. Pretty good stuff!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ruigo (1247) - PORTUGAL - SEP 22, 2014
On tap at Zwanze Day. Hazy orange colour and fluffy white head. Apricots and tart in the aroma. Average carbonation and medium body. Taste is dry with some sweet notes and a tart finish. Not so much apricots in the flavour. Overall, an interesting Lambic but no so complex.

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