kkearn (1165) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 26, 2009
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
75cL bottle. Pours translucent amber, capped with a medium sized ivory head. Aroma is mildly tart, with notes of tropical fruit, citrus, caramel, and sugar. Flavor is relatively sweet, with caramel, dark fruit, candi sugar, and mild herbal notes. Sweetness lingers, and gradually gives way to some astringent character.
Geokkjer (6679) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 14, 2009
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle.Pours clear brownish with a dissipating white head.Nice cellar and caramel aroma.Very sweet with an moderate sourness.Some cellar ,funk ,oak and fruitiness in the flavor too.Nice, but a little on the sweet side.
reserva (31) - Oud-Turnhout, BELGIUM - SEP 21, 2009
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
red, brown, light sweetness, lightly bitter, lightly sour, light body, soft carbonation, bread,
Wim (3158) - Weelde, BELGIUM - AUG 23, 2009
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
amber coloured body with a white head a spicy sour fruity aroma a soury fruity sweet taste with a soury bitter finish
Yves (2539) - Turnhout, BELGIUM - AUG 23, 2009
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Clear reddish coloured beer with medium white head. Sour aroma. bit fruity. Full sweet palate. Finish is soft sour ending dry.
thewolf (11553) - Kolding, DENMARK - AUG 15, 2009
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle, bought @ Vinens Verden, Odense.
Pours clear copper with a small, frothy, off-white head. Aroma has red apples, subdued caramel and a light berry touch. Medium prickly carbonation, light dryish mouthfeel. Flavour has soft tartness as its background, light caramel, sweet sugar. A touch of spiciness as well. As weird as faro always is.
Jeppe (2631) - Brooklyn, Alabama, USA - AUG 3, 2009
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Mild nose with hints of sour cream, earthlyness, grass. A bit of sour sweetness in the flavor with vaint notes of wood and fruit. Mild, drinkable and rather forgetable too. Back on 100% faros :)
Jerre (3014) - Waregem, BELGIUM - JUL 19, 2009
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, 75 cl. Find @ Hopduvel.
Almost clear amber color, with a off-white head.
Aroma sweet, fruits, caramel.
Taste sweet, caramel, fruit, and a light bitterness in the finish. Sweet for a Girardin beer.
Anker (723) - Hillerød, DENMARK - JUL 16, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle thanks to Andreasen11.
Pours an amber colour with a dense beige head.
The aroma is sweet with notes of malt, fruit, wood and brettanomyces.
Flavour is also sweet with notes of rock candy, fruit and a malty hint.
Its somewhat watery but with a pleasant after taste.
Plovmand (7056) - Helsinge, DENMARK - JUL 15, 2009
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: JUL 16, 2009 Bottle. Courtesy of Andreasen11. Amber body with a medium off white head. Aroma is caramel, light sour cherries and fruit. Flavour is light citric, sweet malt and fruit. Medium bodied.