New Belgium TransAtlantic Kriek

$30.00

Belgian-Style Kriek. 22oz Bottle

16 in stock

In a never-ending quest to create new beers and defy category, New Belgium Brewing & Brewerij Boon of Belgium have partnered together again to create Transatlantique Kriek - a spontaneously fermented lambic ale made with Polish cherries. This authentic kriek beer began life in the oaken vessels at Frank Boon's brewery in the Lembeek region of Belgium.  After more than two years aging, Boon's offering shipped across the Atlantic & found its way to the intuitive palate of New Belgium's Brewmaster Peter Bouckaert.  After much sampling & internal consultation, Peter & his brew staff created a full-bodied golden lager to round out the light-bodied kriek. The cherry nose gives way to a pleasingly sour flash across the palate that rolls gently into a slightly sweet finish.  8% abv