Innis & Gunn Cherry Kriek 2021 33cl 5.1°

Brewery : Innis & Gun / Country : Scotland / Reference: : 24697

This Innis and Gunn beer celebrates an exceptional Scottish produce and proves that the climate in this country is not as bad as you might think. This beer has been brewed with ripe sweet cherries, picked in a Scottish orchard not far from the distillery.

Kriek 2021 has been slowly matured in oak casks for three months, resulting in a beer with a delicious balance of ripe cherry sweetness, hints of oak and a refreshing tart finish.

4,50 € tax incl.

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Features
Volume0.33 L
ABV5.1 °
BreweryInnis & Gun
CountryScotland
MaturationOak Casks
PackagingCase
Reference:24697

Innis & Gunn is a Scottish brewery based in Edinburgh. Since its establishment in 2003, it became quite famous for its beers aged in oak casks. Innis & Gunn only uses the most flavoured extracts, which means that each kilo of barley and hop produces less beer than for other brewers. Innis & Gun always favoured quality over quantity…


The brewery accidentally discovered that the beer taste improved considerably when matured in oak casks. Indeed, in 2002, a famous whisky distiller wanted to impart a sweet malted taste, characteristic of beer, to oak casks and then use them to age whisky. The beer stayed up to 30 days in the oak cask, and then was thrown away and replaced by whisky, which was a success. But a while later, some distillery employees tasted the beer aged in the cask and found it amazing.


This is how the beer got tested and how Innis & Gunn Original was born. Since then, the distillery undertook other experiments such as the “rum finish”, a type of beer aged in ex-rum casks...

Allergen information: contains gluten.