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Brewed by 3 Fonteinen
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
Beersel, Belgium

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RATINGS: 377   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.95   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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40% cherries, 100% natural.


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4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
gnoff (7954) - Mölndal, - JUN 29, 2013
37.5 cl bottle thanks to Dunbar72! On June 21, 2013.
Dark red color, intense pink to red head. Cherry pip scent, also acidic. Cherry, tart, dry taste. Medium mouthfeel, very low bitterness. Sour cherry aftertaste.


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Suttree (5212) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - NOV 18, 2014
Bottle courtesy of Travlr - Thanks! The Bride announced that she wanted to save this for a special occasion, which last for about 90 minutes. Ah well...Anyway, this was really good. Very sour, but plenty of cherry flavor. Plenty of balsamic vinegar and red wine notes to really round out the flavor, too. Great stuff.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
toxichop (390) - South Gate, California, USA - NOV 15, 2014
P: Very dark red, looks like blood just a bit darker with a thin pink head. S: Sugar, cherries, lemons, vinegar, wood, wheat, limes, and perfume. T: Oh man, this is sugary sweet, loaded with cherries, oak, lime sourness in the back. M: Medium body, light carbonation with a sour bite. O: Really good stuff that is very sweet.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
umich03jm (2114) - Flat Rock, Michigan, USA - NOV 13, 2014
Nov 2012 bottle. Dark red pour with a small pink head that fades to a nice ring. Aroma is cherry medicine, vanilla, red wine vinegar, earth, and light barnyard funk. Big cherry skin taste mixed with vanilla, vinegar, and wood. Fairly acidic. Light to moderate sourness. Big, tart, dry finish with a touch of sweetness too. I thought I was going to like this more. It’s a tad medicinal and not sour enough.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kambei70 (637) - - NOV 8, 2014
Deep blood red with no head. Aroma is cherry with a little peppermint type smell. Tart cherry with a vinous quality. A cheese funk settles into the tongue. Slightly watery mouthfeel that ends dry. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jahshuwuh (416) - USA - NOV 8, 2014
A red wine color no head. Smells of sour cherry, vanilla, a little funky, a small bit of chemical. A smooth baking cherry sour taste, a hint of vanilla, a slightly buttery taste, a bit of oaky hop. Slick mouthfeel, dry. Satisfying smooth sour. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beerconnaiseur (100) - BELGIUM - NOV 7, 2014
Dark red pour and cherry scent all over. Sticky red fruits, cherry, sirup, slightly medicinal character. Aroma intertwines with the alight-soury cherry lambic flavour in a balanced manner. Cherry aftertaste lingers on amazingly on the palate. The thickness, opposed to a regular "Oude Kriek" is a real joy. Carbonisation and sourness is also mild, offering us an amazing fruity experience with a substantial body. Lovely!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jkwood04 (4095) - Connecticut, USA - NOV 3, 2014
375ml bottle in a teku. Pours deep pinkish/purple with an off-white head. Aroma of sourness and cherries mainly, some light funk, hints of spices, some pale malts, and maybe some earthiness. Flavor the same with a nice blend of everything with the strong cherries and tartness. Average texture. A solid beer.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Skyview (5269) - Papoose Jct, Minnesota, USA - NOV 2, 2014
A 500 ml bottle shared by JK. Pours a deep scarlet red colored brew with a fast dissipating off-white head that leaves behind a thin film top. Aroma of intense cherries (as described in its name) with a hint of brown sugar and light funk. Taste is medium to full bodied, with flavors of cherry pie filling, some sweet/tart candy presence and some light funk. Finish is semi-sweet at first, followed by a mild tart funk.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
aleksander9 (501) - Oslo, NORWAY - NOV 1, 2014
Deep red with small pink head. Aroma is cherry perfume and some earth. Fruity palate. Aftertaste is dry, tart and very fruity. Overall: nice! Lacks complexity.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BVery (6807) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - OCT 24, 2014
Bottle. Purple - red pour. Awesome tart cherry aroma. Cherry pie filling. Slight funk. Tart taste. Dry finish. Awesome!


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