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Review: Three Alpine Beer Reviews in ONE!

First of all, a huge thanks to my regular and frequent trading partner, Ehammond1 in So-Cal. He’s always hooking me up with interesting beers and I’m grateful for his willingness to think of me when he gets something cool. Alpine Beer Company Duet 3.6    AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20 adamjackson (771) – Canaan, New Hampshire, USA – OCT 24, 2012 Enjoyed …

Is Cantillon Saint Lamvinus the next Fou’ Foune?

*I actually wrote this post before checking out the raw data on these two beers from RateBeer and Beer Advocate. I think this info is good to start with and it reinforces the picture much better* Cantillon Saint Lamvinus: Aged in oaken Burgundy wine barrels. RateBeer: 3.95/5.00 with 704 Ratings Beer Advocate: 97/100 with 395 Ratings Cantillon Fou’ …

Review: Cantillon Faro

3.8    AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20 adamjackson (766) – Canaan, New Hampshire, USA – JUN 4, 2012 Cask 4 euro @ Moeder Lambic in BrusselsA – zest tangerine orange. SRM of 12. 1 finger crystal clear head S – spices, sugar, raw can sugar and caramel T – minor metallic taste. No. Metal gets stronger. Grapes and ripe melons. Leather and …

Review: Cantillon Bruocsella 1900 Grand Cru

  3.6    AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20 adamjackson (766) – Canaan, New Hampshire, USA – SEP 13, 2012 Picked up 4 of these in Belgium. Glad they all made it home safely. Enjoyed in a Riedel Grand Cru Bordeaux glass. Beer was stored upright as I knew I’d be drinking it sooner than the others. Bottled January 19th, 2012 so VERY …