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RATINGS: 299   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.15   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Faithfull Ale is a celebration of Pearl Jam’s 20th anniversary and their seminal album Ten – In recognition of these milestones this Belgian-style golden ale is delicately hopped to 20 IBUs and fruit-forward from 10 incremental additions of black currants over the course of the one hour boil.


3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Narnad (1458) - Wonder Lake, Illinois, USA - DEC 20, 2012
Pours a clean orange color with a modest white, creamy head to top it off. Nose has a fruity orange citrus with some light grape with a light, clean Belgian yeasty ester kick and some light sweet malt tones. Flavor starts off with a sweet white wine kick with a light acidic kick and some very, very light peppery spice notes. Body is light with a slight oily feeling. Overall its kinda bland. The nose was okay but the flavor fell a bit flat as it died pretty quickly after the initial kick. A meh beer in my opinion as I expected a little more from a special beer put out by DFH.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jandd1983 (2533) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - DEC 1, 2012
It poured a clear amber color with a white head. The aroma was of moderate fruit with yeast and soft hops. It had a medium body with a smooth texture and soft carbonation. The taste was medium sweet fruit with a nice sweet finish of moderate duration. A refreshing fruit beer.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Claves77 (153) - Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 1, 2012
nice golden hue, smells like a blonde or other weak pale beer. good tase, medium flavor, sticks around. expensive, not worth the cost by far.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
jar72404 (426) - USA - NOV 9, 2012
Bomber. Gold with white head. Aroma is sweet hay/straw and dark fruit. Favor is the same with a strong dark fruit / currant finish. Interesting and worth a try, but not something I’d regularly seek.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sarlacc83 (702) - Oregon, USA - NOV 9, 2012
750mL bottle. Split with my wife on 10-24-12 A: Clear gold with a fading white head. No legs. N: Fruity and sweet. Currants and plenty of pilsner type malt. Some floral elements. White grape and green apple. T: Very pilsner like again, but that’s not what I’d expect from a Belgian golden. Yeasty. The currents and grape are somewhat distant. Biscuity. Really, this doesn’t have enough of the fruit evident in the nose. M: Very light, but very sharply carbonated. Alcohol is well-hidden. O: It’s decent and worth a try if you have someone to split it with, but it would have benefited from more body and more currant.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Reynolds314 (2278) - Connecticut, USA - NOV 1, 2012
I like pearl jam and I hate their beer. This is a weird macro tasting beer that should be called MGD Grape. Not good.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ernesto987 (3664) - Connecticut, USA - OCT 26, 2012
This tastes like Chardonnay in a box and budweisers. Fuck you everyone that made this

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
djd07 (3468) - Houston, Texas, USA - SEP 20, 2012
Bottle as shown. Pours a cloudy yellow with a small off white head. The aroma is a strong fruity malt and yeast. Thin mouthfeel with a sweet fruit flavor and grain with a sweet finish. A good fruit beer from Dogfish Head.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jercraigs (7732) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 19, 2012
2012-09-16. Crisp dark yellow body, nice white head and lace. 3+ Sweet pale malt aroma, lightly fruity, sweet floral notes, biscuity malt. 6+ Flavor is similar, sweet pale malt, with fruit and bready malt character, very lightly tart in the finish. Very smooth medium bodied palate. 3+ Okay, a bit dull, bit grainy as it warms. The alcohol is fairly restrained. Just okay, I much preferred the album. Bottle has a few months in the cellar, Trade with josefiak

We’re faithful, we all believe, we all believe

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bierkoning (10138) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - SEP 17, 2012
Bottle from Secret Santa. Blonde with a purple haze. Blackcurrant in the aroma. Malty sweetish, just a bit alcoholic and perfumed flavor with blackcurrant notes Sweetish, a bit sticky. Pearl Jam deserves a better tribute.


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