RateBeer
overall
100
97
style
Brewed by Cantillon
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
Brussels, Belgium

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 923   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.01   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Aged in oaken Bordeaux wine barrels with merlot grapes.


jfm's rating

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
jfm (1724) - Holbæk, - AUG 4, 2010
Bottle. Very nice balanced sour aroma. Nice reddish amber color with a white head. Very nice fruit and balanced sour body. Nice balanced sour palate. Very nice.


4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hallinghansen (2187) - Odense S, DENMARK - MAR 28, 2015
Bottle @ home watching House of Cards:-) deep red body with a small pink head. Aroma is grapes, oak, tart, funk, wine vinegar, fruity, yeast. Flavour is tart, fruity, grapes, oak, vinegar, basement, yeast. Wow This is so delicious. I’m officially a huge fan of Cantillon now!

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Smalle (192) - Leuven, BELGIUM - MAR 18, 2015
On tap at Moeder Lambic. Dark pink with a head that reduces quickly. Aroma: veyr sour and funky. Taste: very complex, a high degree of "verwovenheid" (sorry for the Dutch). Sour, fruity, very hard to describe. Finish: long and very sour, only just on the right side of the border of being too acidic. Excellent!

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Maakun (1081) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAR 12, 2015
Rating 1000 at my fathers birthday. Hazy dark red with small light pink head. Funky, dead leaves, yoghurt, elderberrries and grapes, young red wine, oak tannins, berry pits. Medium tart, a hint of sweetness and light to medium bitter finish. Medium bodied with nice fresh feeling carbonation. Very nice.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bierridder_S (140) - BELGIUM - MAR 9, 2015
07/03/2015 18cl sample from 75 cl bottle @ Nuetnigenough popup ACBF 2015, Vichte. Thanks Pieter for sharing Red colour with small pink head. Aroma : fruitiness all over, sourness. Taste : berries, grapes, wood, sourness.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Dodgrblu (653) - Sacramento, California, USA - MAR 5, 2015
Six ounce pour from Pangaea at Shelton Bros. night, mild fruity aroma, slight blanket, medium, disappearing, foamy head. Slight tartness with grape finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Westmeister (1954) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAR 2, 2015
HMOG 2015. Despite the hype, all cantillion’s i’ve had a great and a treat to try. This one is no excpetion. Floral, berries, lightly tart, some funk, fruity. Dry. Interesting.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bursprak (954) - Aarhus, DENMARK - MAR 1, 2015
Bottle, ’13, split a few ways. Rating #900. Slightly hazy dark red pour with a small head. Nose has some funk, lots of berries, grapes, leather and light balsamico. Taste is smooth, moldy, grapes, blueberries, dusty, funk and some leathery notes. Delicious stuff!

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jeremyh70 (832) - Missouri, USA - FEB 27, 2015
Pours a hazy ruby tinged tea color with an off white head and decent lacing. Aroma is tart with some barnyard and wine grapes. Some mild sweetness at the beginning that is overtaken by a moderate vinegar sourness. Some grape and raspberry flavor along with some wood and a mild funk. Mouthfeel is crisp with a light/medium body and high carbonation. Very good.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jahshuwuh (467) - USA - FEB 27, 2015
Color of cranberry juice no head. Smells of tart grape, sour, perm, candy. Taste is sour bubbly rush, grape, cranberry, red wine, that finishes dry with a vanilla caramel taste with a little woodiness. Refreshing with a good sour that finishes with some sweetness and barrel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kambei70 (741) - - FEB 27, 2015
2015 bottle. Hazy raspberry red color. Aroma is raspberry vinegar, tart and fart. Taste is pomegranate and raspberry tartness with a little sweetness in the beginning. Vanilla and wood flavor with some grape skin. Fizzy and dry. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 93


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50