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Cascade Kriek Ale
United States - Oregon - Ashland

This NW style sour ale is a blend of Reds that were aged in oak wine barrels with cherries for up to 14 months. Intense flavors of both sour pie and Bing cherries are supported by a rich Red ale base beer with a touch of oak and hints of wood spices. 8.2% ABV

Specifications
Availability
Year Round
Style
Sour
ABV
7.4%
Aging
14 months in Oak Barrels
Special Ingredients
Bing Cherries
Serving Temperature
45-55 °F
Glassware
Snifter
Packaging
bottles & draft

Reviews and News

Cascade Kriek Ale - #1 sour beer - NY Times

Cascade Kriek Ale - #1 sour beer - NY Times

nytimes bannerNew York Times awards rare four stars to Cascade Kriek 2014, ranks it as the best sour beer in America.

The New York Times has ranked Cascade Brewing’s 2014 Kriek project as the number one sour beer in America.
Cascade Kriek was the only beer to receive four stars, an accomplishment the paper noted as “rarely achieved.” The panel described the beer as “Bright, lively, tart and distinctive, with beautifully balanced flavors of sour cherries and citrus.”
August 2016

Producer Information: Cascade Brewing

Cascade Brewing is a pioneer of the NW style sour beer movement. Their blending house currently houses more than 1,400 French oak, Kentucky Bourbon and Northwest wine barrels – plus nine ...
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