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Brewed by Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
Ingelmunster, Belgium

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RATINGS: 312   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.88   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
For 6 months the flesh of the fresh sour cherries slowly digests in the Lambic. The intense flavour of cherries and light nuances of almond from the pits determine the flavour of this fruity delicacy.

Note: ABV from 4.5% to 4% at some point.


2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
MarcoDL (2060) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 6, 2014
Sweet cherry beer, but it has a faint sourness in the body, a distant memory of the lambic.

1.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Celest (126) - - MAY 29, 2014
We are cleaming for a fake, another one, with fruits syrup, not a lambic, too sugary, krieks, malt...

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Vignale (2003) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAY 22, 2014
Flaska från bier-deluxe. En sötat portvinsfärgad kriek med trevlig körsbärssmak med lite mandel och kärnsmak som är trevlig. Men söt, väldigt söt. Funkar i sommarvärme med mycket is.

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
pinebird (1) - HUNGARY - MAY 19, 2014 does not count
(HU) Kellemes ital. Átlagos üvegben szép színű, nagyon illatos nedű. Alig érződik a sör jellege, bár itatja magát.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jackafholmes (145) - - MAY 4, 2014
Sheffield Uni beer fest, rated with my gf. ruby red and clear, no head. strong sour cherry aroma dominates. Tart and sweet tasting, quite dry.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
JulienHuxley (2947) - Hilversum, NETHERLANDS - MAY 2, 2014
Bottle from Bier Temple. Deep red pour with persistent white head. Aroma is syrupy, light medicinal notes, really fruity/sweet. Taste is syrupy, sticky sweet, artificial cherry, stronger aspartame than usual, lots of diet soda flavors. Palate is light-med bodied with med carbonation. Meh.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
tom10101 (2663) - Quebec, CANADA - APR 30, 2014
Bottle (250 ml). Clear red/pinkish with a small mostly lasting pink head. Aroma is of sweet cherries and not much else. Taste is about the same. The sweetness isn,t cloying tough. Very little acidity. Medium body. Medium carbonation. Sweet finish. A tad medicinal. The Premium Kriek is better. That’s a very poor fruit juice.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
weaselkenievil (1608) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - APR 23, 2014
Bottle in The Macc, Macclesfield. Pours a red colour with a very small thin head. Obviously cherries in aroma and flavour, some sweetness and tartiness in there but it becomes quite creamy and mellow the more you have. Therefore, quite drinkable and ok all round.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Frovigalning (2930) - Örebro, SWEDEN - APR 21, 2014
Bottle/tap at a pub in Eindhoven. Sweet cherry beer with allot of cherries and almond paste. Fresh and light.

3.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
moshr00m (15) - SLOVENIA - APR 21, 2014
Deep red colour that goes brownish on the edges. Pink head. Tipical cherry aroma. Bit more agressive acidity. That is mainly it. Nice kriek, doesn’t come across artificial like some. But not the best I had.


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