Jong Bruin Kriek Vieux Foudre | Bullfrog Brewery

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89
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29 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Bullfrog Brewery
Pennsylvania, United States
bullfrogbrewery.com

Style: Flanders Oud Bruin

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.50%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by stakem on 11-20-2014

BEER STATS
Ratings:
29
Reviews:
5
Avg:
4.34
pDev:
8.06%
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
1
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0
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Ratings: 29 |  Reviews: 5
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Photo of braugon
4.13/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Velosopher
4/5  rDev -7.8%

Photo of tdm168
3.85/5  rDev -11.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of rewible
4.67/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Love this beer. Just the right amount of sour. Beautiful color.

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Photo of Fievel
3.96/5  rDev -8.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of DrDietz
4.33/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of DrBier
3.97/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of IvoryFoxhole
4.09/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Poured on 9/24/16 at Aslin's 1st Anniversary celebration. These are my notes.

L: dark brown (!) little bit of head and ring

S: sour cherries and yeast

T: sour cherries and yeast

F: light bodied light to medium carb balance heroic in terms of keeping the sour cherries and yeast from running away with the whole thing. very drinkable.

O: Really wish I wasn't about 11 pours deep when this one came around. Think they do a great job of balancing the flavors and need to try this place next time I am in Williamsport, PA.

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Photo of JohneHoodlum
4/5  rDev -7.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of JMUbrewz
4.31/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of NateF90
3.67/5  rDev -15.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

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3.75/5  rDev -13.6%

Photo of JamieDuncan
4.77/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Had on tap at Resolute release fest at Brothers brewing in Harrisonburg. Very enjoyable Kriek. Impressive offering from Bullfrog, I will have to try more of them.

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Photo of curlybird
3.83/5  rDev -11.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Dogleg
3.71/5  rDev -14.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of AMarkle6524
4.18/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of grover37
4.08/5  rDev -6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

4oz pour at Brookland Pint during CBC 2017. Really dark. Didn't like it at first but it grew on me.

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4.49/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

tap

Pours a dark opaque brown, no light penetration except at the very edges, with a ring of eggshell head.

Smells of tart cherries, citrus, green apple, and malt vinegar.

Taste of cherries, apple, dry sourdough bread malts, and a hint of an oakey wood finish.

Medium body with a stinging carbonation on the tongue.

Delicious sour brew with lots of great flavor and aroma. Really wouldn't be able to separate this in a taste test from Flemish exports. Stands up to any of the better Flemish style sours you can get in my opinion.

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Photo of FightinIrish88
4/5  rDev -7.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of jwat
4.5/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Tart lactic cherry sharp refreshing

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Photo of markgugs
3.8/5  rDev -12.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of billbeers
4/5  rDev -7.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of timothybarney
4.25/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of PeterOSU
4.76/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

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4.24/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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Jong Bruin Kriek Vieux Foudre from Bullfrog Brewery
4.34 out of 5 based on 29 ratings.
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