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

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RATINGS: 1244   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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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.


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3.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
beastmaster (247) - Florida, USA - AUG 10, 2013
Love me some Lambic! Aroma- smokey, mint, sour apple, and menthol (wow). Well balanced sweet apple flavor with a mellow sour aftertaste. The aroma is the only thing holding this beer back from a 4.5 or higher.


2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Japalo (1160) - DENMARK - AUG 31, 2014
Bottle@home. Amber quite clear. Small head. Low carbonation. Sweet moldy notes. Not pleasant. Not a noble infection. Very sweet. Fruity rotten sour taste. I wonder if it is representativ for their brews.

1.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
MrSnafu (3) - GERMANY - AUG 30, 2014 does not count
Not a bad beer has a certain flavor to it maybe could drink 1 or 2 but that would be it.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mainuh_man (109) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 30, 2014
0.375L bottle. Pours clear amber with a froth off-white head that lingers. Really interesting and unique aroma of sweet-sour cherry (almost like sweet tarts), some basement aromas, . Fairly sweet up front . Transitions to sweet-sour fruit flavors including apple and cherry. Finishes with long, dry sour flavors with some chalkiness on the tongue, similar to a cider almost. Full body with a thick mouthfeel and mild carbonation. Overall, sits on the sweeter side, and doesn’t have an overly complex flavor profile. A decent desert beer.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
undercurrent25 (1397) - Barnton, Cheshire, ENGLAND - AUG 30, 2014
Pours a rose colour, taste is predominately sour, although not quite as sour as the fruit lambics I’ve had in the past. Cheers for the bottle Mike1977

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
doomy86 (17) - - AUG 29, 2014
Perfectly balanced round sweet sour, hints of caramel, fruity, brown color, diminishing head.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beersiveknown (2889) - NORTHERN IRELAND - AUG 23, 2014
Keg@six degrees north
pale amber brown, fluffy cream head. Sweet sour apple nose. Full bodied barnyard rotting hay juxtaposition against sweet Citric tartness. A small quantity more than sufficient.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
pdx76 (622) - Portland, Oregon, USA - AUG 19, 2014
Bottle - pours dark amber with little to no head. Nose of brandy, malt, and plums. Taste is of sweet dark cherries, candy apple, malt, and cane sugar. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
pdx77 (1343) - Oregon, USA - AUG 19, 2014
From corked bottle. Light clear dark reddish color. Aroma is lollipop, sweet funk, and orange gummi candies. Taste is dank tart sourness, sweet candi sugar, prune, toffee, and a hint of bitterness. Quite sweet, but the dank funky tart character pairs well with that. My first beer of this style, and I really enjoy it.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
agent_persik (389) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - AUG 19, 2014
Clean amber color, small beige head. Aroma of sour fruits, oak, malt, sugar and grass. Sour sweet taste. Thin body and lively carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
neur0 (900) - GERMANY - AUG 18, 2014
(Flasche) Es hat eine bronzene Farbe, ist klar filtriert mit einer weißen Schaumkrone. Das Aroma ist sauer, etwas moosig, harzig und spritzig. Der Geschmack ist anfangs süß, medium sauer, sonst wie das Aroma. Bittere gibt es keine. Das Mundgefühl ist spritzig und angenehm.


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