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


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RATINGS: 1378   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42   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.

Marduk's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Marduk (3112) - Tallinn, - FEB 2, 2013
375ml bottle. Hazy deep deep red color. Pink creamy head sits on top like a worlds most delicious dessert. Fresh cherries, malty, juicy aroma. Sweet, sour, cherry stone flavor. Crisp sourness, and sweet mellowness mix well in this one. First beer in a morning? Not a problem.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Shielfing (12) - SCOTLAND - JAN 30, 2015
Dark red, thin head. Strong aroma of cherries. Super sweet and syrupy. Way too sweet for me. You can tell they add sugars and sweeteners and it covers up much of the underlying beer which is a real shame. Not a fan.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
mariuszek (148) - Gdynia, POLAND - JAN 28, 2015
Nice aroma and taste of cherries, sourness and some barnyard notes. However it is too sweet indeed.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Saeglopur (489) - Vienna Woods, AUSTRIA - JAN 21, 2015
375 ml bottle from Beer Store Vienna.
Wine red body, with a small, pink head.
Aroma mainly of sweet cherries, with slight barnyard.
Taste is sweet, salty and slightly sour, also mainly of cherries.
Medium, quite creamy mouthfeel, with a lively carbonation.
Finishes sweet and salty, with cherries.

OK, but much too sweet for my liking. Also no real complexity or variety. Surely not a bad beer, but not what I want from a Lambic.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stuu666 (4136) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 21, 2015
Bottle at het elfde gebod. Pours deep red, aroma and taste of sweet cherry, light almond.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 17/20
Wojt0k (42) - Łódź, POLAND - JAN 18, 2015
Aromat przyjemny, oczywiście silnie wiśniowy. W smaku również wiśnie przyjemnie kwaskowe. Praktycznie bez posmaku, gorycz wręcz trudna do wyczucia, pozostaje chwilę kwaskowość, delikatna wytrawność.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
MadShaolin (35) - - JAN 13, 2015
Chocolate cherry and licorice with a slight sour twang. Medicinal/mineral cherry taste which is pleasing. Light bodied and slight carbonation. Yum ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
HenriqueBraga (110) - Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL - JAN 11, 2015
Cerveja vermelha intensa com aromas fortes de cereja e outras frutas vermelhas sem ser enjoativo. Amargor e corpo baixos. Retrogosto doce, persistente e refrescante.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sjohnh (290) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JAN 9, 2015
Smells like cherries, looks like cherries, tastes like cherries. Fairly light body with no lasting head but a refreshing trace of carbonation. Sweet, but well balanced against the sour tang. I like sour cherry so this works OK for me.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
g_georgiou (324) - CYPRUS - JAN 8, 2015
Red body with a pink medium head. Aroma is cherry. Taste is cherry and slightly tart. Dry tart finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
mintzmeet (262) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JAN 1, 2015
Beautiful thick creamy head, smells like fruit champagne. Interesting cherry tannin like flavors, wine notes. Like the framboise, this lambic is a nice sparkling beverage, although the alcohol is a bit more prominent in this one.

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