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Mort Subite Kriek - Brouwerij Mort Subite

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82
good

222 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 222
Reviews: 118
rAvg: 3.61
pDev: 13.57%
Wants: 5
Gots: 11 | FT: 0
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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)
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frank4sail

New Jersey

3.53/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Had this in Brussels at their bar. Fluffy pink frothy look with a lasting lacing head. Bright attractive cherry/ruby color in the glass (goblet). Not a ton of nose to it just a hint of cherry sweetness. Very carbonated lively tongue and mouth. Not complex tasting at all.. decent but no impressive layers of flavor and complexity that you expect from this style.

Serving type: on-tap

06-16-2004 02:09:42 | More by frank4sail
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DrBier

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -3%

07-24-2014 02:05:02 | More by DrBier
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Beervana

Alberta (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

07-22-2014 23:18:01 | More by Beervana
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sweemzander

Illinois

3.58/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

375mL corked and caged bottle poured into a tulip. Best before 01/28/2015

(A)- Pours a deep crimson red color. Produced some solid off-white to pink froth with surprising retention and lacing for the style.

(S)- Huge aromas of slightly tart cherries. Quite clean on the nose apart from some subtle dryness. Otherwise massive cherry jam notes.

(T)- Subtle tart & dry oakiness leads the way into mountains of jammy cherry juice.

(M)- A good carbonation level for the style. Not overly sour or acidic, but great fruit notes. Very clean for the style too with no funk but a bigger sweetness to it overall.

(O)- Its a milder lambic for sure. Great fruit with some oak, just lacking the complexity and sourness one can expect for the style.

Serving type: bottle

07-22-2014 00:19:17 | More by sweemzander
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Etrusco

Brazil

3.25/5  rDev -10%

07-21-2014 22:52:49 | More by Etrusco
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ScottP

New Hampshire

4/5  rDev +10.8%

07-14-2014 23:05:32 | More by ScottP
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the_encinitan

California

4/5  rDev +10.8%

07-14-2014 00:47:46 | More by the_encinitan
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Fighterbeet

Spain

3.5/5  rDev -3%

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

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -3%

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

New York

2/5  rDev -44.6%

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

California

3.25/5  rDev -10%

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

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -3%

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

Ontario (Canada)

4.5/5  rDev +24.7%

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

Alberta (Canada)

4/5  rDev +10.8%

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

Quebec (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

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

New Brunswick (Canada)

3.25/5  rDev -10%

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

United Kingdom (Scotland)

3.5/5  rDev -3%

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

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

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

Kentucky

4.25/5  rDev +17.7%

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

Ontario (Canada)

3.25/5  rDev -10%

04-29-2014 02:31:24 | More by evil_liver
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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
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Hayley_86

Netherlands

3.5/5  rDev -3%

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

North Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -10%

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

Missouri

3.25/5  rDev -10%

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

Washington

3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

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Mort Subite Kriek from Brouwerij Mort Subite
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