Brewed by Brouwerij Oud Beersel
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
Beersel, Belgium


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RATINGS: 1033   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.84/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
DISCLAIMER: for those who had an exported bottle, please check whether you had this "Oude" version or the "Oud Beersel Kriek" which is made for export only.

bluebetty's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
bluebetty (1021) - - FEB 3, 2010
Bottle. Pours a slightly cloudy pink with pink rocky head. Aromas of cherry and some brett character. Some sourness though certainly no where near the sourness of other krieks tasted. Over all the aromas are a little subdued. Taste is much the same. Some sour cherry and a little vinegar sourness. Minimal Brett character. Finish is quite dry. A great beer though not at the same level as others tasted tonight.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
pressboxjoe (332) - , New Jersey, USA - FEB 2, 2016
2012 bottle of Oud Beersel Kriek - made for export I guess. Beautiful dark brownish red with lively fluffy bright white head. Sweet aroma of cherries and cherry pits. Taste dry and earthy, whole-mouth tart (as opposed to sharp prickly tartness). I could drink this all day.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
sydgilmour90 (7) - Catania, ITALY - JAN 31, 2016 does not count
Ottima kriek, non do il massimo perché ce ne sono di migliori ma ha un ottimo rapporto qualità/prezzo.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Inbreak (3561) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - JAN 23, 2016
Old rating rerated 23.01.2016, 0,375l bottle @ home:
Nice pink creamy mediumlasting head. Aroma is slightly concentrated fresh fruity, dry cherries, berry skin, grass, minerals, cherry stones, mild vinegar, oak. Taste is slightly sour-ish dry, sour cherries, grass, sorrel, berry skin, minerals, oak, hay, mild vinegar. Medium bitterness, slightly dry mouthfeel. Nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerhunter111 (13026) - Hasborn, GERMANY - JAN 9, 2016
Klare rötlich orange Farbe, geringe weiße Schaumkrone. Geruch nach reifen Kirschen, Erdbeeren, milde Säure. Geschmack ist mild säuerlich, reife trockene Kirschen.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
danielemolino (74) - torino, ITALY - JAN 8, 2016
Comprata in bottiglia da 37.5 cl a lo sfuso a torino. Odore frastoso. Bellissimo colore rosso con schiuma rosa debolmente resistente. Sapore intenso acido ciliegia il giusto. Bel finale astringente.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mateuszk (1355) - Poznań, POLAND - DEC 25, 2015
Bottle. Pours red with no head. Aroma of tart cherries, almond, barnyard. In taste solid sourness with a hint of sweetness on start, with almond and horse blanket notes. Light body, high carbonation, dry tart finish. Great kriek.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Heather_B (237) - New Hampshire, USA - DEC 15, 2015
Bottle on 3.19.14. Smell is straight cherry warhead. Flavor is worse - I’m getting cherry vinegar. Pour is a pretty red with minimal head. I won’t be seeking this out.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Pointclick (35) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 2, 2015
smells of cherry big time, pours deep red cherry colour decent purple head, i get the aroma of the cherry not so much the flavour. i get almost a lime finish from this. easy to drink then some lambics. not a bad beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Hopmaestro (970) - Örebro, SWEDEN - NOV 30, 2015
Bottle @ ÖÖWF2015: Aroma is loaded from cherries and lemon. A woody undertone. Taste is sour and up front lemon juice and sour apples. There’s cherries here alright, but not as much as in the aroma. Some leather, earth and wood. Dry and semi-tart. Excellent stuff!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
The_Osprey (4855) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 25, 2015
Sample from bottle at Oud Beersel brewery. Great to try this on site and to tour the lovely brewery. Deep red, slight haze, small pink head. Aroma is rich cherry, a touch of smoke. Body is medium, tingly carbonation, smooth. Taste is sweet with lots of the expected cherry, syrup but with a rounded earthiness and a sour finish. It’s a great beer.

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