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RATINGS: 415   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.78   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 198   ABV: 6.6%
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Winter Seasonal. Brewed with 4 types of cherries, aged in oak for one year.
Cascade Kriek Ale spends over 6 months of lactic fermentation and aging in small oak barrels. This "Belgian Flanders Style Red Ale" is refermented with a blend of fresh whole Northwest cherries and then hand bottled. Cascade Kriek Ale is bottle fermented and should be refrigerated or stored at cellar temp and served at 45 to 50 degrees.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
tmongoose (1188) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - MAY 21, 2014
bomber shared. poured a murky brown with little to no head...pouring for many...nice funky sour aroma with cherries. the flavor very much more of the same and nice and tart with the sour and cherries and it finishes dry. very good.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
oOJUXEOo (233) - Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 21, 2014
Pours a rich deep red. Aroma is boozy, cherry, and some funk. Taste is mouth puckering. Beautifully tart and delicious. Some wood in the back end. Somewhat comparable to Supplication but just more of the cherry tartness. Well done. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
solidfunk (3583) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - MAY 19, 2014
Sour cherry. Dark brown with not much head or lacing. Some bretta, finishes very mouth-puckering sour. Bottle thanks to GEV46 at Epic Sour tasting.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gendv138 (975) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - MAY 18, 2014
Bottle (2010) shared at DC Annual Epic Sour Tasting, thanks GEV46! Hazy honey brown with off-white head. Aromas of cherries and jam. Tastes of tart cherries, oak, vinegar, puckering sour notes. Medium body with a dry finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Iphonephan (3015) - McLean, Virginia, USA - MAY 18, 2014
From a bottle shared at the DC Epic Sour Beer Tasting. Thanks GEV46! Pours a murky brown with a thin off white head. Flours of tart cherries and green apples. Sour cherry finish. Pucker up!

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
_angst_ (2563) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 17, 2014
Bottle received in trade. Thank you pushkinwow! Pours murky reddish brown with a rather small reddish offwhite head that doesn’t leave much trace while dissipating. Smell is slightly sweet, sour and fruity with sweet dark bread, sour cherries, moist hay, lemon juice, leather, red wine vinegar and marzipan. Taste is sour and fruity with dark bread, sour cherries, red wine vinegar, moist hay, marzipan, lemon juice, dry soil and lemon zest. Mouthfeel is dry, tart, slightly mouth-puckering and light to medium bodied. Finish is sour and fruity with dark bread, sour cherries, lemon juice, moist hay and dry soil. Solid...

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
RoNo (57) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - MAY 17, 2014
Gulbrun dryck med arom av körsbär och aprikoser. Sur smak av körsbär och aprikoser.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rlgk (10046) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - MAY 17, 2014
Bottle at Fruit of the Foeder, 2014-05-17. Somewhat hazy deep copper/amber beer, almost no head. Cherry aroma, sourish, tart, vinous, grassy, funky, lemongrass, floral, rubber, oak, chocolate notes. Sourish cherry flavor, grassy, woody, hay, funky, lemongrass, cherry seeds, some earthy notes.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tkrjukoff (4020) - SWEDEN - MAY 17, 2014
Pours cloudy amber redish with barely any head. Aroma is almonds cinnamon cherries fruity slightly sweet. Flavor is sour lemon juice some.cherries acidy a bit fruity. Too sour.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
larsniclas (5520) - Billdal, SWEDEN - MAY 17, 2014
Fruits of the foeder @ Alex Deep amber with no head. Light slightly fruity aroma. More cherries in the flavour. Rather sour and tart.


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