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


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RATINGS: 955   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.02   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Aged in oaken Bordeaux wine barrels with merlot grapes.

HonusWagner's rating

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
HonusWagner (1793) - Florida, USA - JAN 25, 2014
Very tannic, the tartness is minimal. Strong grapeskin character. Beautiful purple color. A bit oaky. Mild sweetness. Very tasty, a great example of how Cantillon can capture just a wide variety of fruits and make each lambic unique.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beersiveknown (4204) - NORTHERN IRELAND - SEP 24, 2015
bottle at the brewery
wan gold greenish with thin bubbley lacing, sharp, tart with some white grape fruitiness, well melded grape and beer character, quite smooth,

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
simont1 (461) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - SEP 21, 2015
Aroma of redcurrants, cherry, raspberry, plum, with a soft herbal complexity. Taste is not so tart, but with clear tannin, funk, leather, earthy with a berry layer on top, very nice, a bit salty, like calciumchloride,

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Erasmus_ro (2017) - Alabama, USA - SEP 18, 2015
Tap @ Moeder Lambic Fontainas, Brussels, vintage 2014, ABV 7%. Pours a dark ruby red with a decent, reddish head. Aroma is sulfur, eggs, not very nice. Taste is sour, red berries, balsamic vinegar, light cherry, caramel. Sour and good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
charule (1733) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 10, 2015
Bottle at La Fine Mousse. Poured bright red purple no head. Aroma musky funk dry red grape wine. Light carb med bod. Tastes semisweet dry red wine astringent.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Lukasmh (665) - Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 20, 2015
Bottle. Pours all hazy deep red with slight purple shine, very nice 1 finger light pink head, fizzy. Aroma is crazy delicious. Packed eyes grapes and merlot. Cherie candy, raspberries, oak, vanilla, red wine and tannins. Light wheat, some yam, fruity, yet dry brett, Cantillon funk, leather, subtle barnyard. Taste is super fresh, fruity and tart. Really sour, some lemon and lime, lactic acidity, funk, sour cherries, sweet grapes and raspberry yam. Candy at first. Packed with red grapes and oak, almost spicy oak. Fruity most grapes turns more towards red wine. Fizzy body and oaky tannins in finish. Wood and long tart finish, ever-lasting. Really dry oak and brett. Best Cantillon I’ve had so far...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Salmoniform (1237) - Sweet Home, Oregon, USA - AUG 9, 2015
2014 from bottle to glass. Red hue with delicate pink head that dissipated. Aroma is wine, lactic, oak, straw, sweat. Mouthfeel is refreshing with a light body and zesty carbonation. Taste is dry with a tart following. Overall this is a nice brew.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ThirstyBird (2252) - London area, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 28, 2015
Pours a beautiful deep rubine with pink head. The smell is must, red grapes, hearty crispness. The taste is red wine, wood, tart fruit, ending dry and fruity crisp. Light in body with elegant carbonation. Great stuff!!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Davros (2448) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - JUL 27, 2015
Pours red with a small head. Nose shows musty red wine barrels, lots of funk and woody oak. Similar flavours: musty, woody oak, berry notes, soft red wine and a little astringency.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
CraftBeerNick (1314) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 18, 2015
Bottle in the garden, 18th July 15. Pours clear and clean, aroma, vinous, some tart cherry, straw, funk, the taste is complex, grape, not too sour, massive flavour, straw, base geuze on the finish, love it!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MrOrla (1012) - Odense C, DENMARK - JUL 18, 2015
Blåbær street tasting 2015. Pours muddy reddish, with a fine head. Aroma of red grape, horse, tart, funk. Taste is grape, tart, funk, very clean, very refreshing.wauw

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