gnoff (10788) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 17, 2012
Bottled on November 17, 2012, thanks to Ingo! Capped and corked bottle.laiti (8507) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 25, 2012
Clear golden color, big fluffy lasting white head. Sprite, lemon, soda/pop/soft drink, acidic, some yeast scent. Spicy, lemon juice, harsh bitter, astringent, pith taste. Medium mouthfeel, dry harsh medium high bitterness.
75 cl bottle @ vPBF, no BBE infolusikka (7819) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 25, 2012
Aroma is slightly tart with some citron, orange and earthy notes. Flavour is tart with citron, some orange and hints of earthy notes. Palate is a bit too high on CO2. Dry and tart finish. Some unpleasant papery notes occur at the end of the glass. Decent.
750 ml bottle @ vPBF 2012.oh6gdx (26487) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 25, 2012
Pours a hazy golden colour with a white head. Aroma of apricot, biscuit and some maltiness. Flavour of strong tart apricot, farmyard, pale malts, floral hops, clove and some weak peppery notes. Medium bodied, slick mouthfeel and a foamy mouthfeel. Not the most common Fantöme brew out there.
[email protected]olio (10462) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 25, 2012
Hazy golden colour, white head. Aroma is funk, farmyard, zest, some yeast and mild spicyness. Flavour is spices, zest, farmyard, yeast, and mild herbal and rubbery notes. Not your typical Fantome, but still very nice. Citrusy finish.
75 cl bottle @ vPBF.
TBone (17987) - Pori, FINLAND - AUG 25, 2012
Pours hazy golden color with small head. Aroma of grass, barnyard notes, yeast and some citrus fruits. Flavor of citrus fruits, grass, earth, barnyard notes and some yeast.
Bottled 750ml (vPBF)tiong (7513) - Espoo, FINLAND - AUG 25, 2012
Hazy orange color, small white head. White peppery aroma with citrus and lychee. Medium-bodied. Sweetish fruityness, some yeast, light spices and alcohol. This time real Belgian ale, not a saison.
750ml bottle from Bieresgourmet @ vPBFMartinus (4692) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - AUG 21, 2012
Pours yellowish orange with a foamy head.
Aroma of earthy notes, spices, hints of tart fruits and yeast.
Taste is yeasty and fruity with earthy farmyard notes and hints of spices.
Fruity and slightly spicy finish. Okay, quite well balanced Belgian ale.
Slightly hazy orange golden colour, very slight white head. Somewhat sour aroma, candy and malts. Fresh sour flavour, quite fruity. Low carbonation. Light tart, quite fresh finish.
Bart (2936) - Brussels, BELGIUM - AUG 20, 2012
(From 33cL bottle @ RBBSG II, Wilrijk. Courtesy of Sebletitje. Thanks Seb!)
75cl Bottle @ RBBSG, courtesy of Sebletitje. Lighter amber coloured beer with no carbonation and almost no white head. Light sour grainy hinted aroma. FUll palate. Finish is light sour hinted with some fruity sour balanced touches. Slightly infected, but in a good way. Strange brew - Fantôme style. Marsiblursi (3076) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 18, 2012
(Bottle) Pours cloudy orange. The aroma holds rose hip soup, grapefruit juice, lemon, tart fruits, crackers, bread, grass, herbs, wood, phenols rubber and wet stone. The flavour is dry, medium acidic and tiny bitter with notes of citrus, grass, herbs, crackers and wet stone. The mouthfeel is tart and dusty with light carbonation. Tart citric finish. Light bodied.