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


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RATINGS: 993   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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A classic, specially selected single batch of lambic, aged three years in the cask. The only unblended real lambic you can find anywhere.

DISCLAIMER: this entry stores the ratings for both the "Cantillon Bruocsella" no mather whether it’s organic or not.

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   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Betty (235) - Walgett, NSW, - FEB 3, 2009
The perfect beer. I hope that people who don’t understand lambics stop pulling the average rating of this fantastic liquid down. A stinky, deep, ineffable beauty of a beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lowenbrau (2247) - Asturias, Oviedo, SPAIN - DEC 26, 2014
750ml bottle @Cimmeria, Oviedo. 27-12-2014.
Labeled as "Lambic Bio 2011". Bottled 6 October 2014.
Pours hazy deep golden with little vanishing white head. No lacing. Tart, grapy aromas. Light body, average carbonation, some crispy texture taht turns oily so quick. Taste is quite tart, a bit liveless, grapy, astrigent. Quite peculiar and enjoyable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
llkc (492) - århus, DENMARK - DEC 26, 2014
duft: æble. juice. citrus. sur. smag. æble. citrus. hyldeblomst god kompleks øl

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Zlotta (102) - Bonn, GERMANY - DEC 24, 2014
0,75 l bottle on Christmas Eve (bottled 6/10/2014). Slightly hazy, pale orange-yellow with almost no head. Only some small white bubbles that disappear quickly. Aroma of fermented apples and citrus. Sourish taste of fermented apples and citrus. Nice but not as good as expected. Medium sour aftertaste and a slightly tart finish. Thin body, fizzy mouthfeel, no carbonation. My first lambic which left me quite disappointed. I expected the aroma and taste to be more complex and intense. Still a nice beer but just too simple.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MotherBrother (767) - Aalborg, DENMARK - DEC 22, 2014
Pours slightly hazy light amber, with no head. Aroma has citrus, slight horse blanket, earthy, wet hay. Taste is a tad sour, but nothing crazy.. average bodied, with slightly fizzy carbonation. but definitely less fizzy than the regular bio lambic.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
traPISSED (106) - São Paulo, BRAZIL - DEC 20, 2014
2014 bottling had in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Wonderful nose, taste and mouthfeel. Classic vintage unblended lambic.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Franckg (73) - - DEC 20, 2014
Vintage 2014. Doux arômes de lambics et de chêne. En bouche, le côté acidulé attaque le palais avec des saveurs de pommes fermentées. L’amertume est modéré et très fruité. Très spéciale mais un incontournable dans l’offre "régulière" de Cantillon.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
milo91hd (140) - Lecce, ITALY - DEC 10, 2014
Bottiglia 75 cl del 2014. devo ammettere che al primo sorso mi ha spiazzato la totale mancanza di carbonazione, tuttavia una volta superato questo scalino le Cantillon fanno sempre bene il loro lavoro per gli amanti dell’acido.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bobhund (425) - - NOV 29, 2014
Köpt på Systembolaget Boländerna, Uppsala. En fin öl på många sätt, se betyget för mer info. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RichTheVillan (3554) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 22, 2014
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines; hazy amber pour with a thin bubbly white head, tart fruit aroma, acidic taste, tart apples, some sourness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Dogbrick (8688) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - NOV 2, 2014
Sample of both 2013 and 2012 bottles at (Hopp)Kurtkeller 016: Cantillon-tastic 01 on 10/11/2014. Slightly hazy orange-amber color with a thin white head that disappears quickly to a minimal outer ring. Spotty lacing on the glass. Aroma of tart fruit and herbs. Light-bodied with flavors of tart green apples, mildly funky yeast and mild spice. The finish is fruity with a tart apple and citrus aftertaste. Pretty good all around.

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