Brewed by Belle-Vue (InBev)
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
Sint-Pieters-Leeuw, Belgium


on tap

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RATINGS: 737   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.97   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Also known as La Becasse Kriek or Kriekenlambiek Classique.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
GlasgowTAD (478) - Glasgow/Aberdeen, SCOTLAND - FEB 20, 2015
Pours a cherry pink with a large pink head. Aroma is quite bready, yeast with a hint of cherry. Taste is slight cherry, bread and artificial tartness. Full bodied.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
SinH4 (932) - SWITZERLAND - FEB 19, 2015
Reddish color with small head. Aroma is sweet cherries and tartness. Taste is the same. A very simple Kriek, but still lecker.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
RexTalionis (2985) - FINLAND - FEB 14, 2015
Bottle. Pours clear darker amber in color with a pinkish head. Tart cherries and bit of wooden notes in aroma. Sugary sweet cherry lollipops too. Sweet artificial cherry notes in taste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Maakun (1477) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - FEB 13, 2015
Bottle. Clear red with medium sized light pink/orange head. Cherry soda, light tart berries, dough, lemon rind, twigs. Not so nice vegetal/chemical bitter finish. Quite sweet with tart touch. Medium bodied. Artificial tasting, but less sweet than I remember it to be. Nice alcoholic alternative for a soda.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Arek (534) - Zielona Góra & Wrocław, POLAND - FEB 4, 2015
15.05.14:Bottle, Rouge, Brussels Airport, Belgium.
Czerwone piwo o puszystej i sztywnej ale niezbyt obfitej pianie oraz świeżym wiśniowym aromacie. W smaku słodkie, wiśniowe, lekko kwaskowe, orzeźwiające. Przypomina trochę musujące wino owocowe.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
thirstyrabbit (1411) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - FEB 1, 2015
Bottle (BB 09.08.15). Ruby red body, medium pinkish head. Aroma has sweet cherries. Taste initially has sweet cherries but later turns salty like seawater or wallpaper glue. What the hell? Some moments later the cherry fruitiness emerges again to mix with the saltiness and this creates a sensation of blood in my mouth. Awful. I don’t object to sweetened fruit lambics (in fact, I just gave a 3.0 to Mort Subite Kriek) but this is just gross. Drainpour.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hens (687) - Tallinn, Estonia, ESTONIA - JAN 25, 2015
0.25L bottle. Vanilla caramel candy aroma. Sour cranberry, raisin, green tea, raspberry flavor. Fruit caramel candy and overcooked cherry sugar aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
k0mpsa (1710) - Järvenpää, FINLAND - JAN 23, 2015
Tap at hell hunt, tallinn. Dark red color, light red head. Aroma is sweet and sour cherries. Taste is sweet cherries. Easy going kriek.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
GlassBrass440 (274) - Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND - JAN 17, 2015
Aroma and flavor a bit like cough syrup. That it is dryer than real cough syrup saves it somewhat but it could use some complexity.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Theydon_Bois (12590) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 13, 2015
Bottle split at JF’s, cheers to James, 13/12/14. Cherry red with a moderate light crimson covering. Nose is sweet cherry strokes, straw, perfume, a little thin, onetrick.com. Taste comprises sweet red berries, artificial cherry notes, perfume, cherry cough sweets. Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, semi drying close. Low grade Lambic, sweet Meh !

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