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Brewed by Cantillon
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
Brussels, Belgium

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RATINGS: 1413   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.8   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cantillon is the brewer of Belgium’s most authentic lambic. This kriek 100% lambic is blended lambic beer brewed with cherries.


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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rxeight (1946) - Illinois, USA - AUG 12, 2015
2010 cork. Thanks Moj! Medium sour and sweet cherries. A touch of the signature Cantillon funk, that Im not huge on, but covered up nicely by the sourness. Think I almost enjoyed this more than having fresh LPK. I guess aging these pays off nicely.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kambei70 (795) - - AUG 9, 2015
Pours cherry with medium pink head. Aromas of sour cherries, red fruits, hints of vinegar, wood Taste has cherries, sour apples. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jeremyh70 (891) - Missouri, USA - AUG 9, 2015
Pours a mostly clear orange tinted pink with a fizzy light pink head with little lacing. Aroma sour cherries with light oak and funk. Taste similar to nose with medium tart cherry juice and skin flavor, mild oak dryness and mild musty funk flavor. Light bodied with effervescent carbonation with a slight bite. Very nice balance of flavors but a bit too tart to be highly drinkable. Still very enjoyable.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
SpongeRuiner (948) - Michigan, USA - AUG 2, 2015
Thanks Josh. Pours a great berry color with a pink fluffy head. A huge funky tart aroma. A ton of funky flavors mix with the cherry tartness. Really good.

4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
NateH10s (33) - BELGIUM - AUG 2, 2015
Tasting glass at Cantillon brewery A: hazy red, with just a thin lacy slim head A: funky, yeast, slightly fruity T: smooth lightly sour with a nice Kriek flavor, light hops P: fresh early sour then cherry dry fruitiness, smooth long, mild bitterness O: very very enjoyable for a lambic based beer, I want more.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
20107589 (539) - randers, DENMARK - AUG 2, 2015
pour red with a fine White head. a lot of cherry aromas. taste heavy sour, light sweet, light bitter. lively carbonation.

4.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Prolitariat777 (102) - St george, Utah, USA - JUL 29, 2015
Fantastic cherry aroma. Flavor has cherries funk and woody oak. Nice fizz, great mouthfeel and palate. Finishes dry and wine oak barrels. Great beer.

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
krumbum (731) - truckee, California, USA - JUL 26, 2015
Giant dry floral cherry aromas. Murky red color with minimal head. Dry cherry tartness body just perfectly below syrupy body. Amazing.

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Cmoore8241 (3) - Greer, South Carolina, USA - JUL 26, 2015 does not count
This kriek is DRY. It will suck the moisture right of of your tongue with a nice tartness and cherries.

2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
fluffy (1957) - St Petersburg, Florida, USA - JUL 24, 2015
look i understand why people love this, but its just not for me. too acidic for my tastes.


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