St. Louis Premium Kriek | Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck N.V.

St. Louis Premium KriekSt. Louis Premium Kriek
BA SCORE
25.6%
Liked This Beer
3.33 w/ 90 ratings
St. Louis Premium KriekSt. Louis Premium Kriek
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck N.V.
Belgium
vanhonsebrouck.be

Style: Lambic - Fruit

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 3.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Jason on 09-14-2003

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#41,210
Reviews:
39
Ratings:
90
Liked:
23
Avg:
3.33/5
pDev:
18.02%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
16
Trade:
0
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look: 5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Bottle acquired from the MLCC and poured ~6C into a stemmed flute.

Pours a rich deep clear red with a pink head that laces nicely. Nose is dominated by cherries, in fact there is nothing else. Now for the rest of the review...

So yeah, this is a "lambic"? Where is the sourness or the tartness? Tastes of cherries, cherries and more cherries with a sweetness that just isn't normal for a real lambic. This is a cherry also-cooler. Passed off to my wife. She enjoyed it.

Tasted a bit of it 45 minutes later (she's a real slow drinker) and some of the background lambic notes were coming out from the woodwork, but were still quite muted. A light tartness was evident too, which had me slightly increase the T,M &O scores...

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Bottle of 250 ml. One finger head, pink-ish in colour, red body.
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Taste is sweet and fruity with an even sweeter aftertaste.
Light bdy and average carbonation. A bit dry on the palate.
Overall a nice fruity beer.

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St. Louis Premium Kriek from Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck N.V.
Beer rating: 25.6% out of 100 with 90 ratings
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