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Bacchus Kriekenbier

Day 96: Bacchus Kriekenbier from Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck. Style of beer is ‘Fruit Lambic’. ABV is 5.8%.
Bacchus Kriekenbier
Day: 96 (since July 1, 2014)
Beer: Bacchus Kriekenbier
Brewery: Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck
Style: Fruit Lambic
ABV: 5.8 %
Rating: 3.5 stars
Tasting Notes: Pinky-brown in color with a pink head. A rich cherry aroma. Flavor is of tart cherries. Moderate carbonation with a good mouth-feel.
Description: Bacchus Kriekenbier is brewed using Bacchus Oudbruin as a base. Its sourness and the slight touch of caramel from the roasted malt are impressive features. Bacchus Kriekenbier has a beautiful balance between sweet and sour. In the nose you detect aromas of ripe krieken cherries, while in the background is the delicate sweet and sour, slightly wine-like character of the base beer, making for a vibrant aftertaste. It’s a zesty thirst-quencher.

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