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St Austell Brewery to launch Belgian-style kriek beer with Cornish cherries

August 5, 2013

St Austell Brewery has teamed up with Bohetherick Farm in the Tamar Valley in Cornwall to create a limited-edition beer with a difference – a Belgian-style kriek beer.

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You know these beers, small bottles, high alcohol content, flavoured with fruit, usually cherries or raspberries.

They are beers brewed in the “lambic” tradition, using wild yeasts, and flavoured through a refermentation with fruits rather than hops.