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


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RATINGS: 250   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.72/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Please note the age of the sample you are reviewing when entering your rating. While many factors determine whether you have had "Jonge" or "Oude" Lambik, a general rule of thumb is to enter 1 year-old or older lambik under "Cantillon Oude Lambik" and anything less than 6 months-old under "Cantillon Jonge Lambik".

For those between 6 and 12 months of age, you should take in to consideration the character of the lambik. Samples presenting themselves as hazy/cloudy, with some head-formation and residual sugar should be entered as "Jonge Lambik", while those that are drier, higher in clarity and with little/no head formation should be entered as "Oude Lambik".

jrallen34's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
jrallen34 (3500) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 12, 2012
draft at Moeder... I couldn’t really tell much of a difference with this young lambic, it was good, not super complex, needs more time

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
SirLimpsalot (3025) - SWEDEN - NOV 3, 2015
@ Moeder Lambic 15-10-30: Helt utan kolsyra, mycket trevliga och stora toner av vindruvor. Underbar balans. Otroligt gott

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gyllenbock (6305) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 31, 2015
Cask at Moeder Lambic Fontainas. Orange with almost no head. Funky with grapes, oak and light apples. Soft and easy to drink with no carbonation. A tasty one

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hallinghansen (2469) - Odense S, DENMARK - OCT 19, 2015
Cask @ Moeder Lambic, Brussels. Unclear yellow body with a medium white head. Dusty, cobwebs, oak, funky, almonds, tartness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
ctipping (539) - Florida, USA - OCT 18, 2015
1, 2, and 3 year lambic poured from boxes. 1 year is much paler than 2 and 3 year. No head. 1 year is soft and almost sweet smelling. Straw and wheat. Low acidity. 2 year smells almost vinegary and oaky. 3 year is extremely oaky and yogurty. Tastes are dramatically different as well. 1 year has some sweetness with straw and grain. 2 year is extremely sour. 3 year is an incredibly complex lambic. Oak is prevalent. Moderate acidity, but less than I expected. Funky and yogurty tartness. All are flat and medium light in body. Fantastic experience to try these three components next to the gueuze they are blended into. They are interesting to taste, but the refinement of the gueuze they become belies their abrasive characteristics.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
CLeclercq1961 (118) - Temecula, California, USA - OCT 16, 2015
Straw yellow pour. No carbonation. Some lacing. Lemon peel and white wine grape tartness. Aroma had lemon and oak. Nice lambic but not too sour. Mellow in comparison. Very nice drinker with the tart and barnyard. Very nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rekvium (160) - Odense C, DENMARK - OCT 16, 2015
From cask at Moeder Lambic! Aroma of light fruits, very light funk, apricots?. Taste is sour and tart, light oak, fruits, funk, of course no carbonation. Very high drinkability!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MrOrla (1170) - Odense C, DENMARK - OCT 16, 2015
Cask at moeder. Pours hazy orange with a bubbly white head. Aroma tart, barn, green apples, quite complex, grape, leather.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
PhillyCraft (4534) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 6, 2015
Cask at the source. Brown orange color without much carbonation. Watery and bland flavor profile with wet oak, basement funk, and light leather being noticed. A touch sweet. This was the 18 month old jawn I reckon.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Geokkjer (6866) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - SEP 19, 2015
On tap@bluebox as 100% lambic bio. Pours deep golden. Aroma if malt, lemon , fruitiness, some floral notes and sour grapes. Medium body.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Erasmus_ro (2088) - Alabama, USA - SEP 18, 2015
UPDATED: SEP 21, 2015 Cask @ brewery, 18 months old. Pours a hale orange with no head. Aroma is barnyard, some appleskin. Taste is more appleskin. Not too sour, no carbonation. Not too pleasant really. 7-3-7-3-13

Cask @ Moeder Lambic Fontainas, Brussels, vintage 2011. Pours a hale orange with a large-bubbled head. Aroma is sourly fruity, barnyard, some appleskin. Taste is sour, perfumey, barnyard, lavender perfume. 8-3-8-15

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