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Lindemans
Kriek

Bouquet of freshly harvested cherries; sparkling, smooth, fruity and refreshing, finishing dry.

The History of Kriek

Peter Breugel pictured happy peasants dancing and drinking Kriek - lambic with cherries - in the 17th century. Lindemans has brewed Kriek since 1822; it was the first Lindemans fruit lambic imported into the US, around 1980.

Taste

Deep red color; purplish-pink head. Bouquet of freshly harvested cherries; sparkling, smooth, fruity and refreshing, finishing semi-dry.

Serving Suggestion

As an aperitif in place of dry sherry, with carbonnade a la beouf, mussels in white wine or Gueuze, flavorful cheeses. Serve in flute-shaped Lambic glass.

Accolades

Platinum Medal, World Champion Lambic - World Beer Championships

90 points, Wine Enthusiast Magazine "Fruit Beers," August 2013.

Product Sizes and Quantities

  • 12.0 ounce (355 ml) bottles / 12 per case
  • 25.4 ounce (750 ml) bottles / 12 per case

Stats

ABV: 3.5% - OG: 1.056 - IBU: 18
Ingredients: Water, barley malt, wheat, cherry juice, sugar, natural flavor from cherries, hops, stevia, yeast.


Lindemans Kriek

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