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Cantillon Gueuze 100% Lambic - Brasserie Cantillon

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2,160 Ratings
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Ratings: 2,160
Reviews: 562
rAvg: 4.48
pDev: 8.71%
Wants: 798
Gots: 624 | FT: 47
Brewed by:
Brasserie Cantillon visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Gueuze |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This listing is for all vintages (Gueuze, Oude Gueuze, etc.).

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 10-14-2001)
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Nachojon

Illinois

4.55/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

From notes, bottle to white wine glasses on 12-22 with the girl. My first Cantillion.

A- Poured like champagne on the side of glass yielding thin head and a golden hay color. Hazy and nice carbonation rising throughout.

S- Nice funk to it. A little barnyard like things have been eating and then doing what comes next. But nice.

T- Love that tart. Like you just want to slowly let it sift into your mouth and let the sour hit, then the flavors, apple, cider, some pear and then barnyard with a smooth finish. You can taste the quality.

M- I love the puckering but it lets you move into some real nice flavors and leaves you wanting another pucker.

O- I haven't gotten into to much Gueze, Wild, Sour territory so what a great start. Really awesome.

Serving type: bottle

12-25-2011 05:02:47 | More by Nachojon
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Santanax

Minnesota

4.35/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.75

2013 Belgian Flag label...pours rich yellow urine color...This beer smells amazingly oaky, earthy, & funky.... the taste is a balance of Oak, barnyard funk, and and medium lactic tones giving the tart lemony characteristics...Overall a great Gueuze... sadly i overpaid.... but it was tasty nonetheless...

Serving type: bottle

08-01-2014 01:30:09 | More by Santanax
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kgncfl

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev -5.1%

07-31-2014 03:10:08 | More by kgncfl
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Liverocks

Delaware

4/5  rDev -10.7%

07-31-2014 01:48:59 | More by Liverocks
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TheBeerAlmanac

Kentucky

5/5  rDev +11.6%

07-30-2014 21:02:55 | More by TheBeerAlmanac
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illy0sis

Texas

5/5  rDev +11.6%

07-29-2014 13:20:21 | More by illy0sis
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ianroodt

California

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

07-28-2014 21:46:13 | More by ianroodt
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SweetChicken

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

07-28-2014 20:13:27 | More by SweetChicken
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the-gobbler

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -5.1%

07-28-2014 16:34:14 | More by the-gobbler
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drmcleod10

Missouri

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

07-27-2014 21:38:55 | More by drmcleod10
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zac16125

South Carolina

4.35/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

750mL bottle into a Teku
Vintage 2011

A big thanks to joshwith for sending this one over in a trade!

A: Pours a somewhat hazy golden color with 1.5 fingers width of white head. Head dissipates down fairly quickly and leaves effectively zero lacing.

S: Lots of tart lactic acidiy, and an equally big lemon-lime citrus. I also get oak, vanilla, fruity esters, some floral notes, and subtle melting plastic like funk. Awesome.

T: Funkier than the nose, with that burnt plastic like character. Next I get a fair amount of citrus rind and lactic tartness. Pretty sour, but not to the degree of some Gueuzes or other Cantillon's Ive had. I also get a pretty big degree of floral notes, oak, some sweet citrus notes, and some bitterness. Tartness builtd throughout the drink. Theres a very nice flavor of oak and fruity esters that linger forever in the aftertaste. Great complexity, and really tasty beer.

M/D: Medium body, carbonation is moderate but lower than most examples Ive had of the style, fairly drying on the finish, and drinkability is very good.

O: One of the standards of the style, truly a classic.

Serving type: bottle

07-27-2014 18:44:58 | More by zac16125
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bootdown21

Connecticut

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

07-27-2014 03:33:35 | More by bootdown21
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Griffith

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev -5.1%

07-27-2014 01:12:50 | More by Griffith
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BeastLU

Virginia

4.75/5  rDev +6%

07-26-2014 18:38:07 | More by BeastLU
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mkirkland80

Virginia

4.75/5  rDev +6%

07-26-2014 18:37:37 | More by mkirkland80
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Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev -16.3%

07-25-2014 16:20:00 | More by mjschwal
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Weas

Arkansas

4.25/5  rDev -5.1%

07-25-2014 14:31:51 | More by Weas
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Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

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California

4.75/5  rDev +6%

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Wisconsin

4/5  rDev -10.7%

07-23-2014 02:32:53 | More by wisrarebeer
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schneidk

Ontario (Canada)

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

07-23-2014 02:13:08 | More by schneidk
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kevrice88

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

07-22-2014 13:25:15 | More by kevrice88
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California

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

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Italy

5/5  rDev +11.6%

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Alberta (Canada)

4.75/5  rDev +6%

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Cantillon Gueuze 100% Lambic from Brasserie Cantillon
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