Cantillon Fou' Foune | Brasserie Cantillon

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brasserie Cantillon
Belgium
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Style: Lambic - Fruit

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Apricot Lambic

Added by rastaman on 08-05-2002

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Ranking:
#19
Reviews:
544
Ratings:
2,951
pDev:
7.53%
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4.71/5  rDev +1.3%
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4.5/5  rDev -3.2%
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4.56/5  rDev -1.9%
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4.2/5  rDev -9.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a darker yellow/orange. Could smell the funk right as I popped the cork. While not well versed in Belgian lambics I detected an additional must that I don't really smell in American wilds. Slight apricot flavor before a strong sour note overtakes it. Strong acidity as well. Not my favorite Cantillon for sure.

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5/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

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4.45/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured at the Brussels beer fest in August 2017. This is the 2017 vintage (not refermented). Pours a golden yellow, which is opaque. Surprisingly little carbonation, although that could have been the pour. Nose is peaches, smooth, creamy, slight caramel, and orange creamsicle. Taste is sooo smooth. Peaches, slight sourness, a bit of funk, and quite sticky. Citrus peel is there, but not prominent. Almost no bitterness. Mouthfeel is surprisingly creamy. Overall, an amazing beer.

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4.21/5  rDev -9.5%
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4.8/5  rDev +3.2%
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2016 bottle at Cantillon Brewery in Brussels, Belgium.

Clear yellow-light amber appearance with a big amount of light foam head upon pour. Aroma is wonderful! Aprical galore and there's no mistaking it. If you like apricots, this will deliver on the smell AND taste. Apricot's are abundant with mild barnyard funkiness as well. Sour as well but not overly tart, and very mildly sweet. Out of all the Cantillon beers I've had, this one is the most sour to me. Feel is mostly smooth with a mild sour bite at the end. This totally lives up to the hype and is one of my favorite sours, not just from Cantillon but in general.

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Cantillon Fou' Foune from Brasserie Cantillon
Beer rating: 4.65 out of 5 with 2,951 ratings
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