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Brewed by Cantillon
Style: Lambic Style - Faro
Brussels, Belgium

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RATINGS: 303   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
chibuck (3509) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 12, 2012
draft at Moeder Fountains... never been a big faro fan, and this didn’t do much to change it, sweet hay, decent


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
hallinghansen (2752) - Odense SV, DENMARK - MAY 6, 2016
Tap @ Moeder Lambic. Clear golden body with a small white head. Tart, sugary sweetness. It has the Cantillon tartness. Faro isn’t my style.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Maakun (3438) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAY 5, 2016
Tap at Moeder Lambic Fontainas. Clear dark golden with quite big and lasting white head. Lots of funky grains, sweet lemon, typical Cantillon wood and twigs, hay, peach, sweet white grapes, bitter herbs. Light sour, under medium bitter and almost medium sweetness tying it all together. Medium bodied with very soft carbonation. Maybe a bit too bitter, but a nice beer and a great faro.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
sjogro (2319) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAY 5, 2016
At Moeder Lambic Fontainas. Clear golden with thin white head. Grain, hay, tea, grapes, sugar syrup, young green, resiny. Light sour over medium sweet sugary base, light minerallike saltiness. Balances out really well. Medium body, unnoticeable carbonation. Very drinkable, very nice.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Karstenborg (742) - Hasselager, DENMARK - APR 2, 2016
Hazy golden with medium white head. Aroma is caramel and citrus. Taste is sweet with notes of citrus

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Plovmand (7758) - Helsinge, DENMARK - APR 2, 2016
On tap at Chez Moeder. It pours hazy amber with a bubbly off white head. The aroma is both sour and sweet with malty notes. Quite sweet flavor with the classic Cantillon sour kick. Malty backbone. Nice one.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Guruhso (363) - Grindsted, DENMARK - APR 2, 2016
Draft at chez moeder. Aroma of caramel and brown sugar with yeast notes. The flavours is sweet and slightly Sour. The body is medium and the texture is juicy.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jinroh (1102) - ESTONIA - MAR 27, 2016
Glass at the brewery. Poured pale, bit of foam. Still usual Cantillon autumn funk aroma. Taste for this one was sweeter and still feeling light. Sourness there but not too pronounced, more going on in the funk department.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
PotjeBier (2625) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - MAR 7, 2016
Glass @ the brewery, from a jug (presumably straight from a barrel). Copper color, hazy. No head. Aroma’s: sourish, funky. Retronasal it’s sour, yoghurt/lactic, some funk and wood. Flavor is moderate sweet, moderate sour. Light bodied. Finishes slightly dry, with some grain and a hint of bitterness. I liked it.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Johnstledger8 (677) - Dublin, IRELAND - JAN 16, 2016
Tap at moeder lambic. Pours a hazy orange with a lasting bubbly white head. Aroma of vinegar, soy sauce, citrus, caramel, melon. Taste is of vinegar, caramel, dried fruits, butterscotch. Soft oily, slightly sticky mouthfeel, little to no carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
The_Osprey (5814) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 18, 2015
Nov 2015 - Unknown dispense, poured from a ceramic jug at the Cantillon brewery. Hazy dark orange, still, small bubbly white head. Aroma is sweet syrups, biscuits, light sourness. Body is medium, smooth, light carbonation. Taste is light vanilla, red berries, smooth, apple, very light sourness. Not too sweet, which is often what lets the style down.


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