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2003 Cantillon Kreik?

Discussion in 'Cellaring / Aging Beer' started by steeb, Sep 25, 2013.

  1. steeb

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    I bought a bottle of cantillon kreik. Looking at the date on the back the year clearly says 20 for the first two digits. The last number somewhat represents a 3, and the third number appears as if its a 0. My assumption would be that its a 2013, could it be 2003?
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  2. mikecharley

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    Look at the cork

    Edit: I would wager a bunch it is 2013 . I have a lot of 2013 Kriek with the same bottle date (March 12)
     
  3. STLWill

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    I don't think the date on the label came along until after 2003. As the previous poster said, the date on the cork will be the proof.
     
  4. cmoody91

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    Yep. Dates on the labels only started in 2007. Before that it is just cork dates.
     
  5. errantnight

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    Your first clue is that you bought it.

    That eliminates 2003 as a possibility.
     
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    i had an '05 that pretty much tied with beatification b5 as the sourest thing i've ever tasted. i can't even imagine how sour an '03 would be if that is in fact what you have (which i doubt you do). the cork will be definitive here.
     
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