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Cantillon Fou' Foune - Brasserie Cantillon

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

1,632 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 1,632
Reviews: 420
rAvg: 4.63
pDev: 8.42%
Wants: 2,100
Gots: 340 | FT: 19
Brewed by:
Brasserie Cantillon visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Lambic - Fruit |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Apricot Lambic

(Beer added by: rastaman on 08-05-2002)
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brownbeer

Missouri

5/5  rDev +8%

02-14-2014 01:36:22 | More by brownbeer
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TheHumanTorch

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4.5/5  rDev -2.8%

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Maillard

California

4.75/5  rDev +2.6%

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BMMillsy

Florida

4.63/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

My first Cantillon! Finally. Large format bottle from Tipples, capped and corked, with an Aug 30, 2013 bottling date. Cracked Feb 9, 2014. Pours into my tulip hazy apricot yellow with a very large fluffy and fizzy white head that dissipates relatively quickly. Aroma of apricots, lacto, yeast funk, dusty dryness. This smells both mouthpuckeringly dry and sour. Flavor is apricots up front and tart lemons, with another punch of sour in the middle. Finishes dry but soft with oak and apricots lingering with an extra lacto sour punch. Light bodied with medium to high carbonation. A yummy sour beer with lots to like. The fruit really comes out as this warms a bit so make sure not to drink it too cold. Keeps improving as I go here. very nice. Looking forward to trying my Kriek now.

Serving type: bottle

02-09-2014 23:51:21 | More by BMMillsy
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I_BYE_MI_BEER

Michigan

5/5  rDev +8%

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4.75/5  rDev +2.6%

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DerekMorgan

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev -2.8%

02-07-2014 18:45:22 | More by DerekMorgan
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BostonPhilly

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev -8.2%

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Massachusetts

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Pennsylvania

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Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +2.6%

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Keith_R

Georgia

4.75/5  rDev +2.6%

02-03-2014 00:25:22 | More by Keith_R
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Zach136

Georgia

4.45/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Split a 2013 Vintage with Keith_R poured into a Cantillon taster.

A - Light peach, immediately dissipating "head" and no lacing (to be expected). Cloudy, near opaque body.

S - Sweetart/shock tart candy, some horse blanket/farmhouse funk and assorted melon fruit notes. Some of the tart funk combined to form the slightest resemblance to earwax.

T - Peaches(apricot?) and Creme Hard Candy, light lemony tartness. Very faint touches of oak.

M - Very mimosa-esque, light dissipating mouthfeel and smooth creamy finish.

O - Amazing. Wouldn't have expected anything less.

Serving type: bottle

02-03-2014 00:03:06 | More by Zach136
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SDStoneEnthusiast

California

5/5  rDev +8%

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5/5  rDev +8%

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threedaggers

Kentucky

5/5  rDev +8%

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KCBeerNerd

Missouri

4.5/5  rDev -2.8%

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drz955

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +2.6%

01-30-2014 14:18:12 | More by drz955
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Mikeypnh

New Hampshire

4.84/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

2013. Poured into a tulip glass. Pours a bright orange/yellow with a nice fluffy two finger head. Looks great. Smell is even better. So juicy, tart, loaded with apricots. Smells so fresh and vibrant. The taste its very apricot forward, with some funk on the backend. There's a decent amount of sourness here, but it doesnt take away from the fruit too much. Delicious. The mouthfeel is so creamy, coats the whole mouth with a fair amount of carbonation. The apricot and funk lingers for days. As it warms you get a few more flavors. Some green apple in there. Really glad I got to try this.

Serving type: bottle

01-30-2014 00:19:21 | More by Mikeypnh
Cantillon Fou' Foune from Brasserie Cantillon
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