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


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RATINGS: 328   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.88   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
fonefan (35735) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 6, 2006
Bottle. Clear red beer with a big pink head. Very sweet aroma with cherry and a hint of sourness in the background. Sugar-sweet flavor with cherries. Thin body and a finish with sweet cherries.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (31650) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUL 9, 2008
St Louis Kriek Lambic, 4.0%, 25 cL bottle. Pours clear and deep imperial red with a lacing pink head. Dense cherry aroma, sulphorish and lending towards almonds. Flavour is sweet and acidic, intense cherry flavour. Holds a mild sulphorish dryness. Goes from sweet to acidic/citric into dry and sulphorish finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ungstrup (29694) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAR 2, 2003
A red beer with a good head. The aroma is the sour and sharp aroma that suits a kriek. The flavor is soft and on the other hand sharp like a kriek should be and ofcourse with notes of cherry. A really good kriek.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Papsoe (25083) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUL 17, 2005
(Bottle 25 cl) Medium red with a dense almost greasy head. Fresh flavours with the cherries being very present. Although this has some sweetness it never cloys, actually I find this pleasantly dry although itís a commercial Kriek. 010799

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oh6gdx (20869) - Vasa, FINLAND - MAY 7, 2005
Bottled. Red colour, reddish small head. Nice cherry and cookies mix in aroma. A bit bitter cherry flavour at first, but the more you drink the more pleasant the flavour is. Easy to drink.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
madmitch76 (15855) - , Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 14, 2009
22nd Febuary 2008. Hmmm. My rating is going to stick out like a sore thumb - I will try and set the scene. This was drunk at the end of a very long beer day including an evening in the Kulminator sampling old dark and often bitter beers. This beer was a real fresh breeze and blew me away with itís intense cherry. Itís sharp but doesnít induce a wince. Fruity but not cloying. The cherry is somewhere between fresh cherry and morello cherry. Loved it!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cgarvieuk (14976) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 25, 2009
Bottle @ RBESG 09 Shefield ...big deep red burgandy ... rich cherry nose ... sweet sweet very cherry ... rich and fruit.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
saxo (14152) - HÝjbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 24, 2010
Bottle from Ambrosetti, Berlin. Nice head with good duration. Color is ruby. Aroma and taste are rich cherries, citrus and syrop. Nice and refreshing, but a little artificial.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Dedollewaitor (14089) - Odense, DENMARK - NOV 11, 2007
Red with a pink head. Sweet soft cherry with a twist of sour. Allround very pleasant and not too sweet!

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
harrisoni (14021) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - MAR 26, 2011
33cl bottle at The Berry, Walmer. Deep clear red colour, thick pink head. Kiddie sweet cherry aroma. typical of this faux fruit style, but you know what? Itís fine. Yes some sweetness but itís pleasant and emminently drinkable. Fun.

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