1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Mort Subite Kriek - Brouwerij Mort Subite

Not Rated.
Mort Subite KriekMort Subite Kriek

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
82
good

216 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 216
Reviews: 117
rAvg: 3.61
pDev: 13.85%
Wants: 6
Gots: 10 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Mort Subite visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Lambic - Fruit |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: rastaman on 08-13-2002)
View: Beers (16) |  Events
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Latest | High | Low | Top Raters
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 216 | Reviews: 117 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by Kacid:
Photo of Kacid
Kacid

California

3.35/5  rDev -7.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Appearance: Fine bubbles, Rose-Pomegranate colored foam
Very clean and fine lacing that dries like a mousse. Brilliant strarberry red rose color.

Nose: Bret Funk, juicy sweet cherry, grassy, rose

Flavour: Mouthfeel is a bit thin and syrupy (overly sweet), taste of cranberry-citrus, slightly medicinal, juicy, very slight acidity, candy sweetness and tartness (like sour-patch kids). Tastes like an alcoholic Izze (Sparkling Fruit Juice)

This is the first lambic i have enjoyed and it serves as a fine introduction to the style. Though it is important to recognize the excessive sweetness of this beer is not characteristic of the style; however, this is what makes a great first lambic to try. I look forward to trying stronger, more complex and tart krieks. I dont suspect aging of this kriek would do it any good as it is not overly acid.

Overall, this beer serves more as a cooler or aperitif due to its low ABV and excessive sweetness.

Serving type: bottle

02-12-2012 17:32:06 | More by Kacid
More User Reviews:
Photo of Fighterbeet
Fighterbeet

Spain

3.5/5  rDev -3%

07-09-2014 10:47:33 | More by Fighterbeet
Photo of stouty5
stouty5

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -3%

07-04-2014 19:15:23 | More by stouty5
Photo of IndyDad
IndyDad

New York

2/5  rDev -44.6%

06-30-2014 22:08:44 | More by IndyDad
Photo of Unchi
Unchi

California

3.25/5  rDev -10%

06-23-2014 17:18:31 | More by Unchi
Photo of brandon911
brandon911

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -3%

06-21-2014 00:36:27 | More by brandon911
Photo of Dan911
Dan911

Ontario (Canada)

4.5/5  rDev +24.7%

06-18-2014 22:08:47 | More by Dan911
Photo of schnarr84
schnarr84

Alberta (Canada)

4/5  rDev +10.8%

06-17-2014 22:54:32 | More by schnarr84
Photo of Socialiste
Socialiste

Quebec (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

05-30-2014 19:12:55 | More by Socialiste
Photo of DreamDeath
DreamDeath

New Brunswick (Canada)

3.25/5  rDev -10%

05-22-2014 21:07:37 | More by DreamDeath
Photo of Schmoog
Schmoog

United Kingdom (Scotland)

3.5/5  rDev -3%

05-16-2014 19:25:53 | More by Schmoog
Photo of Georgiabeer
Georgiabeer

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

05-11-2014 03:50:08 | More by Georgiabeer
Photo of edhizdeid
edhizdeid

Kentucky

4.25/5  rDev +17.7%

05-07-2014 02:13:16 | More by edhizdeid
Photo of evil_liver
evil_liver

Ontario (Canada)

3.25/5  rDev -10%

04-29-2014 02:31:24 | More by evil_liver
Photo of mick303
mick303

Ontario (Canada)

3.65/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured from bottle into tulip glass, colour is an attractive red colour with a head of pinkish foam, good film retention. Clear and bright.

S - sweet candied cherries. Like the snow cone syrup, quiet sweet and a bit artificial feeling, some slight sour funk, a bit vegetal.

T - starts with a balanced sharpness, bit of tartness which then fades as it becomes more sweet. Some lemony cherries, some strong sweetness to it, quite candied, but it does have enough carbonation to manage to clean it off, finish is quiet and light.

M - very light bodied. With a hint of tartness, moderate to high carbonation making this a refreshing aperitif.

Overall this has a mild tartness, lacks any real sour character, and has such a candy cherry sweetness it is a bit cloying if not for the carbonation to clean off the finish. Quite a light beer, only a slight oak character, it's a bit of a fruit bomb but makes a pleasant refreshing aperitif, would want to restrain myself to one though, it's more balanced than the smell would indicate and makes a refreshing if overall if mostly exciting Kriek.

Serving type: bottle

04-27-2014 23:18:28 | More by mick303
Photo of Hayley_86
Hayley_86

Netherlands

3.5/5  rDev -3%

04-27-2014 16:18:35 | More by Hayley_86
Photo of Soto
Soto

North Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -10%

04-24-2014 00:04:21 | More by Soto
Photo of freemanj
freemanj

Missouri

3.25/5  rDev -10%

04-15-2014 16:08:45 | More by freemanj
Photo of Eighty
Eighty

Washington

3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

03-20-2014 18:56:55 | More by Eighty
Photo of ambruns1979
ambruns1979

California

3.5/5  rDev -3%

02-28-2014 10:07:59 | More by ambruns1979
Photo of acurtis
acurtis

New Jersey

3.25/5  rDev -10%

02-01-2014 02:52:58 | More by acurtis
Photo of LoveStout
LoveStout

New York

3.5/5  rDev -3%

02-01-2014 02:48:13 | More by LoveStout
Photo of DamageCase76
DamageCase76

Ontario (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

01-18-2014 22:58:26 | More by DamageCase76
Photo of GABrew
GABrew

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

01-09-2014 03:34:16 | More by GABrew
Photo of lgmol
lgmol

Nova Scotia (Canada)

4.25/5  rDev +17.7%

12-11-2013 23:36:53 | More by lgmol
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Mort Subite Kriek from Brouwerij Mort Subite
82 out of 100 based on 216 ratings.