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

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RATINGS: 143   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.01   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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ATTENTION! This is the unblended lambic with cherries, not the blended Cantillon Kriek. Normally this comes draught.


3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jgb9348 (4942) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - APR 1, 2011
Clear ruby red coloured body with a thick, one centimetre tall pink head - absolutely perfect looking. Pungent sour aroma with a bit of sweet notes. Light-bodied; Very very mild sour tastes with some cherry flavours, a lot of sour notes and a bit of bubbles and a nice mild sweetness. Aftertaste shows some of the sour lambic qualities and a good mild kriek. Overall, a nice beer for sure, mild compared to the normal kriek, but a good finishing beer after a nice evening out. Definitely glad to sample this beer, especially a few kilometres from the source. I sampled this beer on draught as 25 cL from Chez Moeder Lambic Fontinas in Bruxelles, Belgium on 01-January-2011 for €4,00.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
sebletitje (7120) - Enghien, BELGIUM - MAR 17, 2011
Draft @ Moeder Lambic Fontainas. Couleur rougeâtre, col rosé. Arôme, qu’en dire de cet arôme? Enivrant, on y note tous les aspects de la cerise utilisé dans son entièreté. Le tout laisse échapper cette aigreur des cerises, côté du lambic mélangé qui rajoute une fraicheur. En comparaison, j’ai trouvé le nez juste en dessous de celui de la Lou Pepe Kriek. En bouche, on y retrouve un superbe lambic qui capture tout le goût de la cerise. Une aigreur se dégage et se mélange à cette macération et fermentation spontanée des cerises. Les noyaux donnent une touche d’épice allant vers la cannelle pour un léger picotement en bouche.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (33547) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 4, 2011
From tap at Moeder Lambic as Cuvee Moeder Lambic. Pours hazy dark red with a huge, creamy and lasting pink head. Aroma is smooth and crisp cherry. Dry, inbetween acidic and sweet - smooth. Light sweet cherry fruity. Mild acidic and lingering fruity. Slight almondish. Crisp fruity finish.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 18/20
suprchunk (2473) - Crestview, Florida, USA - FEB 26, 2011
Had on tap at Moeder. Comes a slight cloudy pinkish hue with minimal, if at all, head. Smell tart and cherry-ish. Tastes the same, wonderful. If they didn’t have so many other beers to try I would have gotten this one all night. It is slightly more tart than the blended kriek, but is quite a bit better in my opinion.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Aldolapache (31) - Roma, ITALY - FEB 25, 2011
La mia Kriek preferita, una delle mie Cantillon preferite. Complessissima, ma incredibilmente facile da bere. é gustosa, è dissetante, penso che possa essere uno dei migliori aperitivi possibili. Grandiosa.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TBone (13358) - Pori, FINLAND - JAN 27, 2011
Cask@Moeder Lambic Fontainas as Cuvee Moeder
Deep ruby color, pinky head. "Overriped" cherry aroma. Cherry, candy, fruityness in the flavor. Soft palate. Feels less tart than the normal version, but nice lingering tartness in the aftertaste. Cherry nectar!

4.3
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mabel (7015) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 16, 2010
[3324-20100809] Tap. Huge buckets of fresh sweet cherries in the aroma with mild barrel notes. Hazy, dark bright red body with a long-lasting foamy pink head. Tart cherry flavour up front followed by mellow tart yeast and wood notes with a sweet lingering yeast after. Medium body is cumulatively sour. Delicious, very nice.
(@ Chez Moeder Lambic Fontainas, Brussels, Belgium)

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
altonbrownd (3680) - Brussels, BELGIUM - OCT 26, 2010
At Moeder Lambic as "Cuvee Moeder." Red with pink head. Nose very sour and ctirusy. Taste fruit, tangy and very bitter. Not very sweet but quite tasty. Enjoyed it.

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Scauca (490) - Lovere, ITALY - OCT 18, 2010
Tap @Moeder Fontainas and @ The Dome. My God, this is the ultimate kriek experience!! Smells like tons of fresh cherries squeezed in some funky wood. The flavour is oustanding, very elegant for being a Cantillon (don’t get this wrong), massive sweet and sour cherry blast.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DSG (7456) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - OCT 5, 2010
UPDATED: OCT 12, 2010 [9/22/10] Draught at Moeder Lambic Fontainas in Brussels. As Cuvee Moeder. Very dark red with a big bubbly pink head. Sour cherries aroma with some barnyard, citric notes and hints of leather. Very sour flavor with cherries, lemon and oak. Silky mouthfeel.


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