Cantillon Quintessence 2014


The 2014 edition of Cantillon’s Brewery Quintessence will take place on Thursday, 1 May.

We will have the great honour of welcoming our friends Rob Tod, from Allagash Brewing Company, and Vinnie Cilurzo, from Russian River Brewing Company. Together, we will have you sample our beers during a tasting tour organised in the various rooms of Cantillon Brewery.

The following beers will be available for your tasting pleasure:


- Allagash White

- Allagash Curieux

- Allagash Midnight Brett.

- Allagash Resurgam

- Allagash Coolship

Russian River

- Pliny the Elder

- Shadow of a Doubt

- Sanctification

- Supplication

- Beatification


- Lambic 2013

- Grand Cru Bruocsella 2010

- Gueuze 2013

- Gueuze 2002

- Kriek

- Lou Pepe Kriek 2011

- Rosé de Gambrinus

- Fou’foune

- Vigneronne

- Saint-Lamvinus

- Iris

- Cuvée Saint-Gilloise

- Zwanze 2012 (Rhubarb)

- High gravity lambic

- Wild Friendship Blend (a blend of our spontaneous fermentation beers, 1/3 Russian River, 1/3 Allagash, 1/3 Cantillon)

Many of the beers will be accompanied by a culinary specialty from Brussels and other delicacies, such as gueuze-ripened cheese, smoked mackerel rillettes, pottekeis, pâté prepared with kriek, pecan tart and others.

You will receive a tasting glass produced especially for this event when you arrive at the brewery.

The first visitors will be allowed into the brewery at 10 am, with a maximum of 60 people per half-hour thereafter, while the last group will be let in at 6 pm.

Cost: 30€

No contact information provided


mmahut 5/2/2014
Lot of fun, little bit chaosy.
bartlebier 4/17/2014
D’OH...missed out on a ticket! Had to wait for company to figure out travel logistics first and now find myself without a ticket on my last day in BE. Any spares (will take all time slots)? Please pm for any 1 spare ticket offers, cellar wants
nate2g 3/22/2014
1230-1300. Save me some beer.
Martinus 3/18/2014
Noon as well.
JulienHuxley 2/6/2014
Noon for me too! A bit chaotic getting confirmation for my tickets but I gave them a call and everything is booked.
tom10101 2/6/2014
In for 12:00 - 12:30! Should be fun!
AdamChandler 2/3/2014
I'm also in at 12-12:30 but need to book my travel.
Travlr 2/1/2014
I'm in. Noon.
77ships 1/31/2014
This sounds m*[email protected] awesome. Booking mandatory. Got ticket for 12.00 to 12.30.
sebletitje 1/31/2014
Got mine bright and early 10h30. Not sure if that’s the tour and you get to hang out after or if you have to be out after 30 min?

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