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Boon Oude Kriek Mariage Parfait - Brouwerij Boon

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

287 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 287
Reviews: 127
rAvg: 4.2
pDev: 9.05%
Wants: 48
Gots: 58 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Boon visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Lambic - Fruit |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: rastaman on 09-11-2002)
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LilBeerDoctor

New York

4.08/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Reviewed on 6/6/2010. 2008 bottle. Pours a deep red with a thick pink head. Aroma of light funk, smelly diaper, perhaps a hint of fruit. Flavor has much more sweet cherry fruitiness and a tart cherry finish. Very tasty and drinkable, I really enjoyed this one.

Serving type: bottle

12-23-2010 21:13:42 | More by LilBeerDoctor
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jordanmiller

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +7.1%

07-29-2014 22:38:04 | More by jordanmiller
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JLSIV

Georgia

4.19/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Poured from 375mL bottle, into balloon glass, cloudy, deep red color, with a pink head, very little lacing.

Aroma of musty cherries, cellar like, with a fruity wine-like nose, definitely cherry. Some wild yeast smell up front.

First taste is wine, then oak wood, with a tart cherry finish. I think the distinctive taste is the wild yeast used to ferment it.

Mouthfeel to me was dry, and sharp, nicely carbonated, more champagne like than beer or ale, extra dry finish. I would like someone with serious wine chops to give it a taste and see what they get.

Overall, my first Belgian Oude Kriek Lambic ale. I felt I needed to try this type to broaden my tastes a little, which it did. Not sure I would order it up in place of other types, but definitely different, and the taste profile lived up to what the Beer store said it would. I would rate it outstanding based on it's merits, but it is not my type.

Serving type: bottle

07-28-2014 00:04:05 | More by JLSIV
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Minnesota

4/5  rDev -4.8%

07-23-2014 23:02:19 | More by plumcrazyfx
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North Carolina

4.75/5  rDev +13.1%

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CavemanRamblin

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +1.2%

07-21-2014 12:22:38 | More by CavemanRamblin
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4.5/5  rDev +7.1%

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Minnesota

4/5  rDev -4.8%

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Alieniloquium

Florida

3.7/5  rDev -11.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

375 mL bottle poured into smell in. Best before 2033, but I don't know the exact year because server took the cork.

Appearance - Deep pink body. Nice light pink head. Retains well. Nice pink collar.

Smell - Cherry. Not sweet smelling. Very woody. Acidic smelling
A little lemony. Very little funk.

Taste - Cherry is very nice. Wood immediately. Wood continues throughout and into the finish. Moderate lemon sourness. Kinda grainy. Drops off in flavor in the back end.

Mouthfeel - The flavor drops off in the back end, but it's otherwise very drinkable. Medium body. Well carbonated.

Overall - Better than expected from Boon. Very tasty, but not as complex as its more illustrious brethren.

Serving type: bottle

07-18-2014 22:06:42 | More by Alieniloquium
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Florida

4/5  rDev -4.8%

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Maryland

4.5/5  rDev +7.1%

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Kentucky

4/5  rDev -4.8%

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Georgia

4.5/5  rDev +7.1%

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4.5/5  rDev +7.1%

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4/5  rDev -4.8%

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Iowa

4/5  rDev -4.8%

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Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +7.1%

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Minnesota

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Minnesota

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Boon Oude Kriek Mariage Parfait from Brouwerij Boon
93 out of 100 based on 287 ratings.