Brewed by Brouwerij Lindemans
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
St Pieters Leeuw-Vlezenbeek, Belgium


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RATINGS: 1304   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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A sparking cherry flavoured brew which is smooth and refreshing.
Also sold as Foudroyante Kriek.
Ingredients: Malt, wheat, 25% cherry juice, fructose, hops, cherry flavouring, sugar substitute, ascorbic acid, yeast.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kurojishi (11) - - JUN 2, 2014
wonderfull with a dessert, extremely sweet and with a strong, but natural cherry flavour

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Pringao_Toribi (219) - Oviedo, SPAIN - JUN 2, 2014
Overly sweet, great cherry flavour, a little malty aftertaste, and almost not foam nor aroma.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
VDuquerroux (208) - Airvault, FRANCE - MAY 29, 2014
Bottle, 25cL. Home. A red dark pink beer with a large creamy pink head. Good persistence. Aroma of cherry, marzipan, wood (just the nose). Heavy sugary sweet, light to medium sour. Medium body, oily sticky medium texture, average carbonation, soursweet finish. Overall, looks like cherry candies. Too much sugar. A bit refreshing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
phaleslu (6204) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAY 26, 2014
375 ml bottle from The Party Source. Pours a just barely cloudy reddish color - or maybe more of a rich, dark pink (like a ruby red grapefruit) - with a finger of pink tinted head. Lots of sweet cherries in this one, with some backing fruity funk, sugars, and earthy notes. Light-bodied, with medium carbonation and a sweet, fruity, slightly funky mouthfeel. Not necessarily true to style but tasty.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
kamwitsta (107) - POLAND - MAY 24, 2014
UPDATED: JUN 14, 2014 The aroma is very bubble gum cherry and a bit of yeast. Pours dark candy red, sparkling, and with a moderate head. The taste is sweet and just a little bit sour. In fact, itís only this little bit of sourness that makes it marginally better than a cheap fizzy drink. Medium body, fizzy carbonation, sweet finish. Well, itís not really really bad, itís just so far from the prototypical beer that itís not fair to place it in the same category. Far as cherry syrups go, however, um, Iíve had much better. Strangely enough, even Fortuna Wiśniowa is better than this.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Hidden_Pooch (261) - Stratford, Prince Edward Island, CANADA - MAY 23, 2014
My first lambic. Had a sweet cherry aroma. It tasted of tangy tart cherrys, but also some sweetness in there. Had a fruity bitter aftertaste. Pretty fun little beer, but I couldnít have too much of it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
czlowiekwiadro (175) - POLAND - MAY 20, 2014
w zapachu dojrzałe wiśnie, migdały i bardzo lekki fuzel. przejrzysty rubinowy kolor, ze średnio obfitą, ale trwałą růżową pianą. w smaku na początku duża kwaśność, ale potem wchodzi sporo słodyczy. bardzo owocowe w smaku - dojrzałe wiśnie i migdały i subtelna słodowa nuta. dość aksamitne. bardzo ciekawe

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ST247 (351) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - MAY 18, 2014
Bottle. Pours bright red with pink head. Aroma is sweet, cherries, intense and nice. Taste bit sweet, intense cherries. Bit sour finish. Nice one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
jbuskirk (403) - Holdrege, Nebraska, USA - MAY 15, 2014
For the price, this Lambic is damn hard to beat. Kriek has an attractive red, vinous appearance with a fizzy but robust head. With a fresh cherry aroma and a touch of yeast, the smell is simple but inviting. Taste manages to be sweet and fruity without tasting like cough syrup or cherry soda. The slightly tart finish and bubbly carbonation help to keep things light and refreshing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
wolfcarnival (44) - Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 15, 2014
UPDATED: MAY 27, 2014 Drunk 14/05/14 at home. bought from corner shop along with framboise. cam gets that one, reckon he got the better deal. pours deep ruby red with a nice pink head, heavy lacing, looks nice. aroma is huge smack of cherry and nothing else. taste is like cherry tango, barely any sourness. lively carbonation tho so it would be ok on a sunny day but thats about it. seriously this shit was just like cherry tango i swear to god

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