Cantillon Saint Lamvinus | Brasserie Cantillon

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brasserie Cantillon
Belgium
cantillon.be

Style: Lambic - Fruit

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Everyone knows some of our best friends are wine growers from the Libourne region in France, more specifically those who make Saint Emillion and Pomerol. They respect the tradition and let their wine ferment in a natural way.

Fermentation, origin and vintage are still kept up.

Our collaboration resulted in a product uniting the best of their wine and of our beer : the Saint-Lamvinus.

The grapes, of the merlot and cabernet-franc varieties, are soaked in Bordeaux barrels containing two to three years old lambic. The beer is not blended before the bottling. The foam is caused by the addition of a liquor which starts the fermentation.

Added by truthbrew on 03-20-2003

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#79
Reviews:
489
Ratings:
2,161
pDev:
7.49%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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Was at a cantillon tasting... after having 011 LPF and 2010LPK and a 2013 Fou and Rose de Gambrinus Bio Kriek my buddy pos the cork on the St. Lam... we wait patiently for our pours 4 of us including pourer.... the room is full of grape amazing grape scent all of a sudden rich musty funky grape. the Flavor is the same... rich sour funky Grape... OMFG!!!! best of the best of the best!!!!

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Cantillon Saint Lamvinus from Brasserie Cantillon
Beer rating: 4.54 out of 5 with 2,161 ratings