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

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RATINGS: 1462   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


HuskerTan's rating

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
HuskerTan (750) - Kearney, Nebraska, USA - DEC 31, 2013
Bottle. A- Cherry A- Dark red color, cloudy liquid, pink head. T- Cherries, slightly sweet, sugar, medium tartness. P- Light body, average texture, medium carbonation, slightly sour finish. O- Quite tart and the cherry tones could be played with. Not a bad lambic though.


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
gr_pa (9) - POLAND - JUL 4, 2015 does not count
Cherry covers taste and aroma. Little bit too sweet, but i you can also feel initial sourness.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
anfractuosity (211) - - JUL 4, 2015
Sweet lambic beer, not overly sour, very nice, reminds me of sour sweets..............

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
MikaLukanainen (153) - POLAND - JUL 2, 2015
Pours deep red colour with a decent, pink head. A lot of cherries in the aroma which is no surprise, but what is important that the cherry notes are fresh and natural. Except that, a whiff of funky tones can be found, though they try to be as withdrawn as it is possible. Sweet cherry theme in the taste is followed by quite a strong (as long as Kriek style of beer is concerned) sourness. So, the beer proved to be refreshing, tasty, easy-drinking and no cloggy at all.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Slautar (70) - Gdańsk, POLAND - JUN 29, 2015
Hevelka 2015 (dzień drugi, epizod pierwszy). Wącham i czuję intensywny zapach soku z wiśni. Próbuję - piwo z sokiem tylko, że lepsze. Zapewne jakość wynika z tego, że jest to naturalny niesłodzony sok a nie rozpuszczony w wodzie cukier z aromatem identycznym z naturalnym. Piwo jest kwaśne tą przyjemną owocową kwaśnością, która orzeźwia, gasi pragnienie i smakuje. Próbuje też moja Pani - "Bardzo dobre". Pijemy razem. Z czego ona większą połowę bo widząc jak jej smakuje ten lambic biorę drugą szklankę i idę po jakieś nowe piwo, w innym stylu.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
craighill (56) - GERMANY - JUN 28, 2015
Pours clear Ribena red with one-finger persistent pink head. Smell is dominated by sour cherry. Hard to pick up anything else. Sweetness in the taste is balanced by tart dry finish.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Zupe_zjedz (113) - Wroclaw, POLAND - JUN 27, 2015
Lindemans Kriek Brewed by Brouwerij Lindemans St Pieters Leeuw-Vlezenbeek, Belgium Style: Lambic Style - Fruit

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cityzen (63) - FRANCE - JUN 27, 2015
Parfait à boire durant l’été. Un goût très sucré de cerise, beaucoup de pétillant, une robe rouge intense.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bolian (43) - - JUN 21, 2015
Red colour and a fine white / reddish foam. Fine blanched sweet / bitterness and smooth touch of BRET in the mouth. Cherry, almonds and fine carbonation.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
llucmaduell (31) - barcelona, SPAIN - JUN 21, 2015
A style of beer that is not my favorite but it must recognize that it is an honest product, well made and quality. Hide too much for my taste too sweet lambic character

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MarkoNm (1308) - Novo mesto, SLOVENIA - JUN 20, 2015
Pours a dark red almost ruby color, topped with a average and very foamy white head with pink hue. Quickly settling. One of my favourite aromas of sweet cherries, very lovely. Taste is sweet and syrupy, with some soury feel from the cherries. A perfectly nice kriek.


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