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Brewed by Brouwerij Girardin
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
Sint Ulriks-Kapelle, Belgium

bottled
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RATINGS: 478   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Icedwarf (689) - Etten-Leur, NETHERLANDS - DEC 7, 2014
Troebel rood bier met schuim. Smaak is droog en licht zuur met kers, en houtachige smaak. Goed bier, echter mij iets te droog en zuur.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AbouAli (195) - SWITZERLAND - DEC 5, 2014
UPDATED: DEC 30, 2014 Le goût des levures girardin relève bien le goût des cerises. On n’aime ou on n’aime pas. Légèrement plus claire que les autres kriek, moins de cerises ? -------- rouge foncé, presque brun. Nez cerise et très marqué par les levures Girardin. Très rond et très délicatesse... tout de même très (trop ?) marqué par les levures Girardin.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
VT (1795) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - DEC 4, 2014
375 ml bottle. Pours a cloudy, somewhat flakey pinkish red with a resilient, whitish-pink head. Aroma is cherry, tart. Flavor is loads of fruit, mostly cherry, some oldish, dusty and woody. Finish is loads of tartness, some fruitiness (unripe). Rather dry. Medium to full body, soft, velvety and creamy mouthfeel, average to strong carbonation. Solid.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theydon_Bois (12595) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 20, 2014
Bottle at Kunstemaecker, Steenkerke, 17/10/14. Cherry red with a well appointed crimson covering. Nose is tangy cherries, woody must, light spice, cherry skins, hint of smoke. Taste comprises tarte cherry skins, cherry tinged straw, musty wood rinse, tangy berry fruit, light smoke. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close with light acidic vibes. Ok cherry kriek, fairly mellow but not without some depth.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
eduardovl (1070) - SWITZERLAND - OCT 14, 2014
375ml bottle served in a wine glass. Enjoyed in Treviso-IT. Bottle expiration: End of 2013. A: Pours a dark red (cherry) color forming a big and fizzy rose head. Soapy and bubbled. Good retention and lots of lingering lacings formed and left in the glass S: Sweet and fruity. Cherry juice, a bit sour and syrupy. Mild Lambic style yeasts T: Slightly sweet upfront. Strong notes of cherries. Mild sourness, a bit vinegar. A bit syrupy too. Notes of sweet malts and wood. End is light bitter M: Light body and good carbonation. Cherry, light sourness and bitterness in the aftertaste O: Quite smooth and easydrinking. I was expecting a much more sour beer. Perhaps a little bit too sweet and and syrupy than I was expecting too but still a nice Kriek [ BA Review @ 4/2/2013 ]

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AndySnow (4756) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 14, 2014
How: Bottle.
Where: SBWF 2014.
Appearance: Red-brown colour with an off-white head.
Aroma: Funk, acidic, sour cherry.
Body: Medium body, lively carbonation.
Flavour: Funk, sour, cherries, malt, citrus.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nische (1159) - Saltsjö-Boo, SWEDEN - OCT 4, 2014
Cloudy deep red color with pink head. Aroma has light cherry and sweet and sour notes. Taste is fairly sweet, sour, lactic, acetic with medium cherry notes.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
DroolYeast (450) - Aalborg, DENMARK - SEP 30, 2014
Draft @ basement beer bar. Sour cherry, some sweet involved. Clear red with tiny light pink head. Taste is sour and dry, light sweetness. Nice dry finish, watery texture, medium body.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SinH4 (975) - SWITZERLAND - SEP 27, 2014
Red-brown color with small head. Sour-tart nose, cherries, just a little bit of sweetness. Taste is sour and cherries, very refreshing. Not too complex, but well-balanced. A nice Kriek!

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
adamnowek (609) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - SEP 15, 2014
Not the most amazing example of the style, but it is incredibly drinkable without being excessively sweet.


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