For the Oude Kriek of 3 Fonteinen young Lambic is stored for six to eight months on whole cherries. Then the beer is stored at for at least an additional 4 months. During this time the spontaneous fermentation of the beer begins. The result is a complex cherry lambic, which, in addition to balanced acidity, has wonderful aromas of cherries and Brettanomyces.
|Ingredients:||Water, Barley, Wheat, Sour Cherries, Hops, Yeast|
|Brewery:||Brouwerij 3 Fonteinen, Molenstraat 47, 1651 Lot, Beersel, Belgium|
|Beer Style:||Lambic & Geuze|
|ABV (% ALCOHOL):||5,0|
|Drinking Temperature (in °C):||7-10°|
|goes well with:||Mild Cheese, Sweet Desserts and Chocolate, As an Aperitif|
|Aroma & Taste||Yeast, Wood, Cherries, Sour|