Cantillon Rosé De Gambrinus - Brasserie Cantillon
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3.86/5 rDev -9.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75
From a 375 ml bottle (dated September 22, 2012) into a tulip.
A-The brew is a pleasant rose/raspberry color and slightly hazy. There is very little pink head and just a few streams of ultra-fine carbonation are visible.
S-The predominant smell is a funky, earthy fruit-flavored barnyard note. Sweetness and sourness are pretty minimal and the whole thing has a musty feel to it.
T-The taste initially follows the smell pretty closely with funky, earthy, musty flavors up front. However, the sweetness of the fruit builds and the finish is tart and acidic. There is a mild grainy flavor underneath the beer.
M-The feel is light and crisp with the aforementioned finish being long and saliva-inducing. The carbonation is very light.
O-This is not my favorite Cantillon because it lacks some of the vinous complexities that make the other Cantillons so damn good. Nevertheless, this is still a decent beer with good balance of fruit and funk and nice mouthfeel.
Serving type: bottle
06-01-2013 15:14:17 | More by spoony
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