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Brewed by Cantillon
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
Brussels, Belgium

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 1549   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.82/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cantillon is the brewer of Belgium’s most authentic lambic. This kriek 100% lambic is blended lambic beer brewed with cherries.

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3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
hajsman (216) - Gdask, POLAND - FEB 25, 2017
Funky aroma and cherries defintely notoceable. Taste , very sour, cherry seeds, dry finish. Great Kriek

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Gramoit (472) - AUSTRALIA - FEB 21, 2017
In your face sour cherry flavour and aroma. It then smooths out to be a beautiful funky cherry beauty.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
KraftowyJakup (123) - POLAND - FEB 20, 2017
Ładna barwa, czerwono-rżana, biała skromna piana. W aromacie ocet winny, dojrzała wiśnia, trochę skry, funk. W smaku dość kwaśne, jak na krieka, troszkę owocowej słodyczy, finisz cierpki, taniczny, pestkowy.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
tmzl (292) - SLOVENIA - FEB 9, 2017
2015 bottle, roughly a year old. Balance towards sour cherries, superb interplay with light medium malic and lactic acid combined with very soft leathery funk. Almonds.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
fiery_1 (584) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 2, 2017
375ml bottle @ home. Bottled 2015.12.28. Pours a very cloudy pinkish red colour with a decent pink head. Nose is tart cherries and classic Cantillon funk. Flavour is a nice balance of tart cherries, sourness, and sweetness all wrapped up in a tart but dry finish. Fine example of a kriek and look forward to my other vintages.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Achel (485) - Ioannina, GREECE - FEB 2, 2017
bottle, pours an opaque reddish pink with a small pink head. Aroma of pungent sour cherries, quite a bit of funk, and a bit of horse blanket. Flavour is very similar, bringing out moderately sour cherries, a prominent funkiness and moderate horse blanket. Everything is in great balance, tasting very pure. Really one of the best krieks out there. Excellent.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
szymonskc (707) - Skrcz, POLAND - JAN 25, 2017
Zapach średnio intensywny, wiśnie, końska derka, stajnia, skra, drewno. Kolor czerwony, mętne. Piana średnio obfita, drobna, średnio trwała, zdobi szkło. W smaku wytrawne, wysoka kwaśność, średnia pełnia, wiśnie, pestki, drewno, końska derka. Goryczka niska, wysycenie wysokie.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
florent.janssens (311) - - JAN 23, 2017
Mousse qui disparat trs vite. Belle couleur rouge. Arme bois et de cerise. Carbonation abondante. Gout cerise bien prsent et bien balanc avec lacidit. Trs bonne kriek

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ulysse (472) - Brussels, BELGIUM - JAN 23, 2017
Elegant color. Strong aroma at first. Same for the cherry taste. A sip ends on a stingy feeling like eating black pepper.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Wixie (497) - BELGIUM - JAN 16, 2017
Hazy red liquid, average, pink head. Light, sour aroma of fruits. Light body, average carbonation. Taste is dry sour, with a hint of fruits.


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