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

bottled
common

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common

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RATINGS: 1348   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jcwattsrugger (11315) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUN 8, 2008
750ml bottle @Pauls Hoboken#1-pours a disappearing white head and hazy amber color. Aroma is herbal, hints of sweet medium malt. Taste is sweet medium malt, light fruit-white grapes, candy sugar, slight herbal, yeast. Smooth. Occasional.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
thewolf (11312) - Kolding, DENMARK - APR 1, 2006
Pours amber with no head, but bubbles sticking to the glass. Smell is fruit. Taste is very sweet and fresh. No alcohol to speak of. Tastes cidery.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
HenrikSoegaard (11131) - Randers, DENMARK - OCT 30, 2005
Bottle fynske øldage 2005. Ok appearence. Powerfull aroma. Very acetic flavour.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (11079) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 22, 2012
Bottle at home (Noel Cuvelier) - 20/10/12. Clear dark golden with a thin off white head that soon clears to the edges and forms a small lake. Nose has sour tones, peach, grapes, light caramel, burnt sugar, sour/tarte notes. Taste follows, light fruit notes, orange pith, caramel, sugared candy, sour tones. Medium bodied with moderate carbonation, leading to a sweet finihs, A little to sweet overall!

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
imdownthepub (10980) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 11, 2003
Cloudy light orange, big head. Great sour apple flavour with orange / lemon, perhaps a bit too sweet otherwise. Cracking.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - JUL 19, 2009

Date: May 24, 2009
Mode: Bottle
Source: Ticker Tasting
Appearance: clear copper, wispy white head
Aroma: sweet caramel aroma with light tartness
Flavor: sweet candy flavor, touch of caramel, light balancing tartness
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 12/20
Rating: 3/5.0
Drinkability: 6/10
Score: *4

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bierkoning (10790) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - MAR 19, 2003
Aroma has lemon. mango and cherry. Sweet and sour flavor with lemon, cherry, butter and caramel. Sugary and a bit sticky.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lubiere (10695) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 12, 2010
A dark reddish copper faro with a thick moka head. Very nice lambic aroma, with smooth horseblanket, sweet cherries, epsom salts, quite nice In mouth, a sweet candy lambic with cherry candy powder, apple and lactic points, quite nice. 1.73 euro for a 250 mL bottle at Galeries Gourmandes (Auchan) in l’Atrium du Palais des Congrès.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
madsberg (10593) - Søborg, DENMARK - JUN 5, 2004
Bottled: Brown coloured with an orange glow. Clear. Light off white head. Has a nice sourness in the nose with som full fruityness. Very fresh. Fruit (cherries) and sweetness in the flavour. Is sweet in the aftertaste.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ratman197 (10538) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUN 27, 2010
Capped and corked green bottle poured a clear amber with a small lingering light amber head. Aromas of apple, carmel, spice and earthiness. Palate was light bodied anmd crisp with a dry finish. Flavors of carmel, earthiness, spice and light fruittiness with a crisp dry lingering carmel finish.


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