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Kriekbier - Brouwerij Liefmans

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

240 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 240
Reviews: 192
rAvg: 4.01
pDev: 11.22%
Wants: 16
Gots: 9 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Liefmans visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-13-2002)
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patre_tim

China

4.1/5  rDev +2.2%

Reddish brown, no head just a white foam. Lots of carbonation, amber on the edges, like a stain glass window.

Cherries, balsamic vinegar, red liquorice.

Cherries, sour, red liquorice, cider vinegar, aged quality.

Medium body, smooth and mellow, medium low carbonation. Light dry finish.

This was the 2007 version of the beer, before the brewery changed hands. Drank in May, 2014 aged for 7 years in my brother's cellar. Awesome mellowing qualities added with the aging.

08-25-2014 16:31:41 | More by patre_tim
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wrightst

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

08-24-2014 14:17:35 | More by wrightst
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bird_soul

Netherlands

4.12/5  rDev +2.7%

08-17-2014 20:28:45 | More by bird_soul
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afsdan

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev +6%

08-12-2014 14:24:22 | More by afsdan
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Fraulein_P


4.25/5  rDev +6%

08-01-2014 14:02:16 | More by Fraulein_P
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IPAchris

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

07-26-2014 14:34:09 | More by IPAchris
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KAF

Iowa

4/5  rDev -0.2%

07-17-2014 02:20:07 | More by KAF
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threedaggers

Kentucky

4/5  rDev -0.2%

03-07-2014 03:18:22 | More by threedaggers
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Auror

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

02-24-2014 07:29:09 | More by Auror
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domnalbrecc

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +18.5%

12-28-2013 15:46:44 | More by domnalbrecc
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BucBasil

South Carolina

3.46/5  rDev -13.7%

Poured from the tap at Stagione's in Shanghai China, A welcome surprise. Poured into a 500mL imperial pint.

A: Pure deep red color, perfectly clear. Head is offwhite, foamy, and has ok retention.

S: Cherry candy. Overwhelmingly sweet like smelling a candy apple.

T: Not as strong as the smell suggests. Good cherry pie profile. Very sweet but with some more balancing malt. Tart and sugary. Just OK.

Overall: Not as subtle as many other fruit beers/lambics. This is very in your face as a fruit beer. No typical beer characteristics aside from a side malt note. OK but probably won't want again.

11-05-2013 12:05:02 | More by BucBasil
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kodt

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

10-27-2013 04:49:17 | More by kodt
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Wobbly

Missouri

4.5/5  rDev +12.2%

10-25-2013 22:16:05 | More by Wobbly
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Ian_Hammons

New York

4.25/5  rDev +6%

10-25-2013 05:50:18 | More by Ian_Hammons
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BillRoth

Maryland

4.25/5  rDev +6%

10-20-2013 18:58:50 | More by BillRoth
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ACarp

New York

4.75/5  rDev +18.5%

09-18-2013 04:05:24 | More by ACarp
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jlisuk

California

3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

09-14-2013 01:42:03 | More by jlisuk
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AdamElb

New York

4.25/5  rDev +6%

09-05-2013 23:12:12 | More by AdamElb
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EBeckett3

New Jersey

4/5  rDev -0.2%

08-10-2013 03:51:42 | More by EBeckett3
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stampfler07

Colorado

4/5  rDev -0.2%

08-09-2013 02:53:58 | More by stampfler07
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xerge

Netherlands

4.5/5  rDev +12.2%

08-01-2013 16:26:54 | More by xerge
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mattpatey

Germany

4/5  rDev -0.2%

07-16-2013 21:33:50 | More by mattpatey
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WOLFGANG

South Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +12.2%

07-11-2013 01:38:55 | More by WOLFGANG
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kyrlos

British Columbia (Canada)

4/5  rDev -0.2%

07-06-2013 19:51:12 | More by kyrlos
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JamLand

Hawaii

3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

06-28-2013 01:05:33 | More by JamLand
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Kriekbier from Brouwerij Liefmans
90 out of 100 based on 240 ratings.