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Mystic Kriekbier | Brouwerij Haacht NV

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brouwerij Haacht NV
Belgium
primus.be

Style: Witbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 3.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
A Witbier with fruit added during fermentation.

Added by GCBrewingCo on 09-20-2006

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#41,692
Reviews:
5
Ratings:
26
pDev:
19.74%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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Gots:
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3.24/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

06/24/2017

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3.88/5  rDev +25.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

A bottle from supermarket in Brugge.

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Photo of gcamparone
3.53/5  rDev +14.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.25

Served as a sample at the Brugge Beer Experience in Brugge, Belgium.

Straight cherry aromas and flavors - can definitely tell it's a witbier with cherry juice added. Crisp and refreshing, I could put back a few of these on a hot day.

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3.9/5  rDev +26.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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2.77/5  rDev -10.4%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

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3.16/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

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2/5  rDev -35.3%

Photo of Kgoldsbe
3.25/5  rDev +5.2%

Cherry Juice mixed with White Beer. Notes of the taste that cherry liqueur adds to cheese fondue. Easy to drink, but the opposite of subtle.

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3.5/5  rDev +13.3%

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2.6/5  rDev -15.9%

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3.2/5  rDev +3.6%

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3.5/5  rDev +13.3%

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3.5/5  rDev +13.3%

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3.5/5  rDev +13.3%

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3/5  rDev -2.9%

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3.25/5  rDev +5.2%

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3/5  rDev -2.9%

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1.75/5  rDev -43.4%

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2.25/5  rDev -27.2%

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2.75/5  rDev -11%

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2.84/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 2 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

Had this as part of a sampler at a Brussels restaurant for lunch. I love that each "sample" was at least 8 oz.

This fruit beer is made by adding 25% cherry juice to witbier.

A-Light red and clear with a pink head that looks like the red from the cherry juice has bled into the white foam.

S-Sweet cherries dominate.

T-Very sweet-definitely can tell this beer was "spiked". Has a bit of a cough syrup medicinal taste.

M-Nice clean sweetness that finishes quick and smooth.

O-This beer is fine for what it is (cherry juice mixed with white beer)-not to be confused with a true kriek but is an easy to drink beer.

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4.5/5  rDev +45.6%

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3/5  rDev -2.9%

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2.78/5  rDev -10%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Beer bottle (25 cl.), tasted in 2011.

Appearance : red color, with pink foamy head.
Smell : fruity aromas, with notes of cherry syrup.
Taste and mouthfeel : cherries flavours, watery, with a light tartness in finish.
Drinkability : an average beer in the style fruit beer (inspired by the sweet kriek).

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2.2/5  rDev -28.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2.5

Cherry juice is too strong at nose. The mouth is sickening in cherry. This is refreshing but the taste of beer is absent, we do not even feel the smell of wheatbeer during the tasting. There is only the cherry juice in mouth and it's very artificial. A "grenadine" beer.

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Mystic Kriekbier from Brouwerij Haacht NV
Beer rating: 3.09 out of 5 with 26 ratings
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