Brewed by Brouwerij Lindemans
Style: Lambic Style - Faro
St Pieters Leeuw-Vlezenbeek, Belgium


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RATINGS: 1472   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
It’s made from malt, wheat, hops, water, yeast. Candy sugar is added before the bottling takes place. It is a clear, light red colored faro lambic with a small, creamy head.

Fatehunter's rating

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Fatehunter (1816) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - SEP 28, 2012
Into a flute glass. Clear, peach color body. Finger of head lasted a few seconds. It smells like barnyard vinegar cherry. Interesting if nothing else. A slight vinegar taste and sweet candy. It’s like beer candy. Higher carbonation and light body. It’s a sweet, light, high carbonated beer. The sparkling wine of beer. Worth trying at least once.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DrNosha (660) - Baden Württemberg, Germany, GERMANY - NOV 24, 2015
Schöne 37,5cl Flasche mit Kork-Verschluss. Helles Kastanienfarbenes Bier mit feinem Schaum. Süss-säuerlicher Duft. Beeren und Kräuter. Geschmack säuerlich frisch. Lecker!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
popiela (215) - - NOV 22, 2015
Aroma is sour and vinous. Taste is sweet, but also noticable sourness. Low bitterness. A little bit too sweet for me.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Wombata (567) - Kobe, JAPAN - NOV 13, 2015
Aroma: Light sour vinegar, fresh sappy red berry juice, dust, yeast. Flavor: Red raspberry/red cherry, hint of sour vinegar, wheat/yeast. Comment: Balanced but leans toward the sweet side.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
Echon (146) - Århus, DENMARK - NOV 12, 2015
Bottle, 25 cl. Clear dark copper body with a short white head. Very sour aroma. Rather sweet taste with high acidity, fairly well-balanced according to my preferences. It has some of the same flavours as the gueuze, although not as pronounced. Light body with average carbonation. The finish is dominated by the lambic notes. This is the first faro I have tried, and I think it is quite good.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
gorkogrlo (253) - Zagreb, CROATIA - NOV 10, 2015
UPDATED: NOV 11, 2015 Bottle. Dark amber color with small-medium head. Aroma of sweet dates mixed with some dust, barrel, vanilla, dark fruitsand porto. Gorgeous. Flavor profile is almost the same, not so complex, with more pronounced sweetness and apples . Actually with time it tastes more like apple juice than lambic. Sweet finish. Overall: really nice. Maybe too sweet even for style but still a great beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fombe89 (1098) - Asturias, SPAIN - NOV 8, 2015
UPDATED: NOV 9, 2015 On Tap . @Cimmeria, Oviedo 06/11/2015 Color ámbar, sabor agrio, frutal, cuerpo medio, fácil de beber.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
huineman (452) - Madrid, SPAIN - NOV 6, 2015
Pours reddish copper. Large carb bubbles. Rapidly vanishing tan head. Aroma is caramel, red apple, strawberry, fig leaf, candy. Taste is fizzy, sweetish and much sour. No bitterness. Medium lasting finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hikeg (137) - - NOV 2, 2015
Tiny, fizzy, white, fully diminishing head, virtually no lacing. Normal, light amber body. Light malty aroma, with notes of cookie. Light hoppy aroma, with notes of flowers and perfume. Moderate yeasty aroma, with notes of barnyard, leather and earth. Notes of apple, cherry, raspberry and white wine. Heavy sweet, light bitter and light acidic initial flavor. Average, heavy sweet, moderate bitter, moderate acidic and acetic (vinegar) finish. Light body. Watery texture. Lively carbonation. Light alcoholic, light astringent finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rdb84 (395) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 1, 2015
Copper color, small head. A: sour apples, sour prune, some basement funk. T: sweet, mostly apple, apple juice, orange. Mildly sour development. Aftertaste is apples.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
kolo269 (33) - aulnay sous bois, FRANCE - OCT 24, 2015
piwo ma kolor ciemnobursztynowy;lekko metne,piana biala,szybko opadajaca,nasycone dosc slabo,zapach cytrusowy,troche konskiej derki,smak slodko kwaskowy,niczym sie nie wyroznia pod zadnym wzgledem,ot typowe piwo w swoim gataunku

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