Door Kriek
Funk Factory Geuzeria

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Funk Factory Geuzeria
Wisconsin, United States
Fruit Lambic
Ranked #35
Ranked #1,450
4.31 | pDev: 7.19%
Jul 01, 2023
Nov 08, 2014
Collaboration with O'so Brewing Company

Door Kriek is a blend of lambic style beer that was aged in used french oak wine barrels for 18-24 months. It was then re-fermented with two pounds per gallon of tart cherries for three months. We are proud to be using 100% tart cherries grown by a small family farm operating in Door County, WI, an area long-famous for their superb cherry crops. Expect this Kriek to be tart yet balanced, complex yet delicate, and bursting with that pie-cherry flavor we love!

We recommend drinking Door Kriek in the first year, but it will age very well in the cellar.
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Reviewed by stevoj from Idaho

3.99/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
2015 vintage 750ml bottle at share. Copper colored pour, smal bubbly head. Aroma is cherries, tart, funky, sweet. Taste is tart cheeries, wooden barrel, yeasty funk. Nice pucker.
Jul 01, 2023
Rated: 4.21 by timmy2b from New York

Apr 13, 2023
Rated: 4.14 by vfgccp from New York

Sep 30, 2022
Rated: 4 by rare_bird from Michigan

May 21, 2022
Rated: 4.03 by TMoney2591 from Illinois

Apr 25, 2022
Rated: 4.42 by Bartleby91 from Wisconsin

Jul 05, 2021
Rated: 4.18 by dexterk1 from Illinois

Jun 25, 2021
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Reviewed by REVZEB from Illinois

4.23/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25
Ruby red clean pour. Smell and taste are clone: huge tart cherries with building acidity, oak, and lighthearted musty funk with hints of vinous notes, currant, vinegar and a kiss of hay. Feel is more monotone with tart acidity carrying the load over time, full bodied yet light and artful. Doesn't have the complexity of the greats, but a damn good kriek, especially if you like them tart
Jun 22, 2021
Rated: 4.04 by Chuckdiesel24 from Illinois

May 17, 2021
Rated: 3.9 by Beerbom from California

May 23, 2020
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Reviewed by DVMin98 from North Carolina

3.36/5  rDev -22%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5
2014 bottle. Reddish hue. Fairly effervescent. Flavor is cherries with a bit of acetone. I think we sat on this one too long. Overall, it was fair, but starting to head in the wrong direction
Apr 23, 2019
Rated: 3.99 by liamt07 from Canada (ON)

Aug 25, 2017
Rated: 4.25 by teamwiggum from Wisconsin

Jul 10, 2017
Rated: 4.07 by IpeeA from Missouri

May 06, 2017
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Reviewed by Tommo from Massachusetts

4.21/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25
So i feel like if this had a cantillon label on it, people would be killing for it. The flavor is mild cherries (especially if they really put in 2lbs/gal, there is very minimal cherry flavor) with a very nice lambic backbone. Its pretty vinegary, not like an old LPG, but still rather vinegary. Overall this is a nice beer, but not what it was hyped to be
Feb 23, 2017
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Rated by ygtbsm94 from Utah

3.77/5  rDev -12.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75
Nose of cherries(cherry pie), faint oak, tart. Taste seedy tart cherries, tannins, subtle wood.
Jan 19, 2017
Rated: 3.92 by Sammy from Canada (ON)

Jan 02, 2017
Rated: 3.93 by UCLABrewN84 from California

Dec 11, 2016
Rated: 4.42 by Brewski from Pennsylvania

Oct 28, 2016
Rated: 4.19 by SadMachine from New Jersey

Sep 10, 2016
Door Kriek from Funk Factory Geuzeria
Beer rating: 95 out of 100 with 143 ratings