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

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RATINGS: 128   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.18/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A cloudberry lambic, brewed exclusively for Akkurat, Stockholm, Sweden. Re-launched May 18th 2013.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Staffan47 (909) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - SEP 1, 2013
UPDATED: JUN 8, 2014 Flaska. Stor hype. Hrlig stmning! Vntar p fatet nu. 1,5h kvar.... Hrlig funk och hjortron. Lite syntetiska inslag, lite som omogna hjortron kan ha. Fatet r helt underbart. Inget av det syntetiska, bara ren njutning Provsmak nu fyra mnader senare och hr har det verkligen hnt grejer. Mer kolsyra och skummar upp en liten krona. Tydliga hjortron bde i doft och smak. De syntetiska dragen r i princip borta. --- Magnumflaska 140607. Delar p 10 pers efter bryggbesk p Carnegie. Inte hnt mycket sedan premiren. Lite mindre syntet och plster. Men har tydligt ldrats lngsammare n den senaste 75an fr ngra mnader sedan. Drag av hjortronsylt och hjortronkart. Fortfarande ung. Mr nog bra av ytterligare ngra r i kllaren.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (4810) - Kyoto, JAPAN - AUG 16, 2013
395SEK, 5% 750ml bottle at Akkurat on a Friday night when it was hopping! 2012 vintage Lot A123 Clear light gold pour, slight haze of foam. Interesting aroma that I am finding tough to describe. It has a subtle fruitiness from the cloudberries with some Cantillon tartness. After warming up some oak started to come through as well. The taste is young, as Omhper noted it would benefit from some aging. It is sour, slightly lactic, causes some puckering but reveals the fruity cloudberry flavor in the lingering dry finish. Really cool stuff, once I have the Blaeber I will have hit the rare Cantillon trifecta!

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
callmemickey (4381) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 28, 2013
2013 bottle. Golden colored body, decent size white head, spotty lacing. The nose is bright cloudberries, apricots, and lemons against a back drop of light oak and must. Flavor is similar with a nice juicy, fruity sweetness that pairs well with a lively acidity. Medium to light bodied, assertive carbonation, lingering finish. A real treat. I can see the oak and must developing further with time and adding further complexity.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
PriorL (3069) - Gent, BELGIUM - JUL 20, 2013
Bottle at EBT2 2013. Shared with Mathieu87 and Joris. Thx Joris for sharing! APPEARANCE: clear blond beer, flat beer, little to no foam. NOSE: very sweet, typical cantillon nose, didnt smell this before! TASTE: very dry, dry out, though rather sweet, very sour, but amazing sweet finish! Never tasted cloudberries, but was amazing in this beer!

4.5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
aleksander9 (1460) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 6, 2013
UPDATED: DEC 31, 2015 Wow. oak,oak and more oak aroma. Like sniffing fresh oak barrels smeared in with cloudberries. The whole bar smelled this one for sure. Taste: more oak with cloudberries, a little funk and sour. Finish of tart, cloudberries,some funk and some sour. When it warmed up: Less oak, a little more funkyness. Overall: the best lambic to date. That smell. Holy shit!

2.4
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
olsvammel (6606) - rebro, SWEDEN - JUN 30, 2013
Bottle at Akkurat in stockholm. Chemical smell with burned plastic and aceton. Fruity taste with berries, dry and sour. The smell wasnt pleasant but I hope it will disappear over time. The taste was ok. Only poor beer Ive had from Cantillon

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Scopey (13316) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 23, 2013
Bottle many thanks to one of the most perverse people I know. It pours hazy golden with a small white head. The nose is smooth, mellow tartness, cloudberry, juicy peach, apricot, faint floral and earth. The taste is smooth, tart berry, apricot, lemon, cloudberry, peach, zesty, mild acidity and mellow sweetness with a dry finish. Medium body and fine carbonation. Smooth and pleasantly tart. Pretty tasty!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
maneliquor (3496) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JUN 20, 2013
Ken is a legend. Hazy golden pour with heavily spotted lacing. Nose was crazy stuff. Very perfumey with heavy dried fruits and heavy herbal influence. Muddled lime, currants, apricot, tart, lychee. Taste is pleasant tartness, lemon cake, muddled lime, herbs, dried peach and apricot, light musky perfume. Light bitterness with a heavy sweet & juicy palate. Lengthy fruit driven finish. An unusual and very obscure beer to try

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pantanap (3366) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 18, 2013
2 bottles poured at a small session event... Pours predominantly clear and transparent pale straw hue and topped with a minimal skimpy wispy white head... Aroma of odd spice and briney with a fair amount if sweet berry to pair alongside it. Salty and very unique but not saying its entirely welcoming... Flavors are smoother, sour but not hugely acidic with a slightly spicy floral note. Muted and earthy without an extreme bite. Lighter than medium bodied with a softer level of carbonation than expected. A little soft and unrefined. Young and obscure.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
jackl (7166) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JUN 18, 2013
Bottle @ Bruces. Many thanks to a special friend for going above and beyond. The pours deep amber with a small head. The nose is earthy berry jam. Peaches, lychee, white grape. Smooth tartness. A touch of lemon wood. The taste is soft berry. Cranberry compote, tart lychee. Moderately fruity flavors. Ive never had cloudberries before, so I dont know how well the beer represents the flavors of the fruit. Dirty herb garden dirtiness. Wild bugginess. Light body, fine carbonation. Overall, quite nice. Enjoyable.


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