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RATINGS: 458   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.8   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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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. Note:- ABV varies.


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4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
jeff789 (1408) - West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 3, 2013
Definitely has an oud bruin note... Flavorful aromatic, cherry notes slightly tart sour but a touch sweet too... Nice nice beer medium body, tart...


4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
gyllenbock (5796) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUL 27, 2015
Bottle bought in SF in February 2015. Dark reddish/brown with a small head. Nicely sour with cherries, wood and some hints of malt. Nicely balanced and really refreshing. A great beer.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
SirLimpsalot (2664) - SWEDEN - JUL 22, 2015
@ Gyllenbock 15-7-22: riktigt trevlig sour brown-doft. Rejält syrlig och mycket mustig. En herlig öl

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
yourilevesque (391) - Quebec, CANADA - JUL 21, 2015
Dégustée chez Alexandre Mathieu! Thanks man! Brune, vive et peu mousseuse. Allure d’une Rouge Des Flandres. Nez de cerises griottes en quantité et de bois. Vapeurs acétiques et plutôt sèches émanent également de mon verre de dégustation. Goût de cerises évolutif qui gagne en aigreur et en acidité au fur et à mesure que le liquide coule dans ma gorge. Finale sèche malgré un important côté balsamique. Manque de délicatesse à mon avis mais tout de même bien balancée.

4.9
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Mep3222 (869) - East Greenbush, New York, USA - JUL 12, 2015
2014 project. This is phenomenal. Tannic woody slightly sweet cherry aroma with lactic sour. Taste is very sour. Maybe 8 or 9 of 10 lactic sour. Great. Super complex bold and flavorful. Woody, sour, dark fruit, cherry, tannic cherry, slight sweetness but balanced. The whole thing is just great very balanced and amazing. Love it. The dark fruit flavors from the wood and the cherry just perfectly compliments each other. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jcnielsen (2585) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - JUL 10, 2015
Bottle. Pours a reddish brown color with quickly disappearing big off white head. Sour, cherry, a slight touch cough medicine aromas. Quite sour, cherry, a touch of wood, grape skin flavors. Good sipping sour.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Paigeturner (63) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - JUL 9, 2015
Only down side is huge money for this 750 bottle....forty bucks ouch. Never the less worth it as it has so much going on. Huge cherry aroma off the start. Poured rose red. Light head. Flavors of everything, from hay, barnyard bing cherries black cherries and ending of very tart acids. After all that the cherries cruise back in for the finish line. A+

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Sledutah (6040) - Utah, USA - JUN 22, 2015
On tap at Cascade, RBSG
Dark brown with a medium sized off-white head, good lacing. Aroma is tart, fruity and woody. Taste is tart, fruity with a dry finish
Nice

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JHeath99 (1436) - Warner Robins, Georgia, USA - JUN 19, 2015
Bottle. Pours a hazy reddish amber with a thin ring of off white head. Aroma and taste are tart, tart, and more tart with cherries, vinegar and nice carbonation.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sonnycheeba (4244) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JUN 19, 2015
Bottle shared by jheath99. Pours clear brown with ruby highlights. Aroma is balsamic, oak, vanilla, cherries, and cola. Flavor is sour cherries, oak, dry malt base, and faint vinegar. Medium body.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
XaenDovet (1222) - British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 19, 2015
2011 draught at brewery. Cloudy red. Aroma of funky sour cherries, wood, and a weird meatiness, but in a good way. Taste is sour with a touch of sweetness. Palate is sticky, tingly, astringent, and medium carbonation. Long dry finish.


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