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Brewed by Brouwerij F. Boon
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
Lembeek, Belgium

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 1028   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Kriek Boon is a traditional Belgian Lambic fruit-beer. It is brewed according to the traditional Lambic style of spontaneous fermentation. Only fresh cherries (25%) are used. Kriek Boon is slightly sweet, with the surprising natural fragrance of sourcherries and almonds. With only 4% of alcohol it is a perfect summer beer.

Editors note: Was 5%.

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3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
appiantiqua (151) - Lyon, FRANCE - DEC 7, 2016
Dguste avec mon petit Kittenbieer dans un verre Dorelei. Temprature de dbut 6 7. Belle robe robe rouge vif surmonte dune mousse rose assez persistante; bonne carbonatation. Nez trs agrable sur les cerises. Le got est tout aussi plaisant et reste bien naturel avec une pointe dacidit rafrachissante. La finale est sans lourdeur et laisse une trs bonne sensation. Un Kriek trs russi et naturel. 15,5/20

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BlackHaddock (6978) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - DEC 2, 2016
15cl draught, glass on a tasting tray in Le Trappiste, Brugge: late Nov 2016. Red pour, off-white head. Semi-sour cherries rule the brew completely, nothing more to add really. Some Kriek beers are really sour, others overly sweet: this sits on the fence.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
minutemat (5137) - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, ENGLAND - DEC 1, 2016
Bottle @ St Arnoldus, Ieper. Pours blood red, white head with a faint pinkish tinge. Aroma is vibrant sweet cherry kriek. Taste verges on the sweet side, lightly cloying, clean and lacking a nice sharp kriek edge. That said, it was pleasant and refreshing enough on this afternoon

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Svartvit (409) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 22, 2016
375ml bottle at home. Pours dark red with a white head. Very crisp sweet cherry aroma that is followed up by a similair taste. Over medium sweet, bit too much. Light bodied, fizzy. Clean, crisp and refreshing but very simple.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
humpah (221) - Jyvskyl, FINLAND - NOV 18, 2016
0,375l bottle from Belgiuminabox. Pours dark red colour with no head. Aroma of cherries, tartness, sweetness. Pretty light refreshing beer, somewhat simple and juicy feeling.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
thomashall (896) - New Hope, Minnesota, USA - NOV 12, 2016
2014 bottle. Dark cherry red pour. Aroma is cherry syrup. Not very sour, more fruity and sugary. Not very complex but tasty.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
sinte (551) - Udine, ITALY - NOV 12, 2016
Bottle 0.375L, labeled 2014. Ruby body with a large, frothy, pink head, average lasting with some nice lacing. Aroma is dominated by cherries with notes of wine and alcohol (cherry liqueur). Quite balanced, moderate sweet and acidic flavour with a dry finish. Unexpected medium body with watery-to-oily texture; lively carbonation.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
daigoon (197) - - NOV 4, 2016
Bottle shared. Dark red color with light pink head. Sweet fruity aroma and taste.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
wchesser (2042) - Denver, Colorado, USA - OCT 23, 2016
Dark reddish purple. Viscous and syrupy. Nose is cherry cough syrup, almond extract, slightly floral. Taste is cloying sweet cherry cough syrup. A small 2-4 oz. pour with some chocolate desert is about the only context I can see this being very enjoyable.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Samtzu (354) - Palmerston North, NEW ZEALAND - OCT 21, 2016
375ml bottle. Pours a deep red with slight pink head. Large aroma of fruits specifically cherry. Medium body with cherry notes again.


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