What is a Kriek beer?

Kriek is a Flemish word which uses cherries — specifically, sour Morello cherries. Historically, Krieks were made in Belgium by adding whole or macerated cherries (important, though, the pits were intact) to a lambic beer base and letting the beer referment on the fruit.

What type of beer is Liefmans?

Liefmans is a Belgian brewery which produces oud bruin and other Belgian beers. It was founded in 1679. The company went bankrupt in 2008 and was acquired by Duvel Moortgat. Liefmans’ wheat beer, Dentergems Wit, and a Belgian ale, Lucifer, were subsequently taken over by Het Anker Brewery.

What is used to Flavour Kriek Belgian beer?

Kriek is a type of fruited sour beer flavored with cherries. Both the Flemish name, meaning “cherry,” and the beer style come from Belgium. Whereas other varieties are made, traditional kriek is based on spontaneously fermented lambic beer. See lambic.

Is kriek sweet?

Kriek Boon is a traditional Belgian Lambic fruit-beer. It is brewed according to the traditional Lambic style of spontaneous fermentation. Only fresh cherries (25%) are used. Kriek Boon is slightly sweet, with the surprising natural fragrance of sourcherries and almonds.

What does kriek taste like?

Kriek Boon had a strong, fresh dark cherry flavor, with hints of a rum-cherry candy. Its amber body had red highlights, and was especially attractive with a bright pink head. It is a tart beer — I would guess it is a 60/40 sour-sweet ratio, so it does not taste like a fruity soda.

What is Liefmans Fruitesse?

Liefmans Fruitesse is a unique, fresh beer blend, maturing for 18 months on cherries in the Liefmans cellars. Liefmans Fruit is then blended with fresh, natural fruit juices of strawberry, raspberry, cherry, elderberry and bilberry.

Where is Vedett brewed?

Vedett is an important brand for the Duvel-Moortgat brewery and, just like La Chouffe, you will find it easy to track down this beer in Belgium and far outside its borders.

What does Kriek taste like?

Is Kriek sweet?

What is a Kriek in English?

cherry {noun} kriek (also: kers)

How do you pronounce Kriek beer?


  1. IPA: /krik/
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  3. Hyphenation: kriek.
  4. Rhymes: -ik.

What is Duvel beer?

Duvel is a natural beer with a subtle bitterness, a refined flavour and a distinctive hop character. The refermentation in the bottle and a long maturation, guarantees a pure character, delicate effervescence and a pleasant sweet taste of alcohol.