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

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 1620   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Its 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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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
MattH (815) - California, USA - SEP 25, 2011
Bottle. Pours a brown sugar brown with a one inch head. Smells strongly of sour yeasts. Taste is sweet. Medium carbonation and light body. Tastes a lot like Duchesse De Bourgenne without the malt vinegar intensity.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
patricks110 (2468) - Alberta, CANADA - SEP 23, 2011
The pour is a bright yellowish - orange with a finger of the purest white head Ive ever seen on a beer. The head subsides to a thin cap slowly. The nose is sweet and mildly sour with a candied sugar note and light malts. Thorough sweetness with mild sourness and fruity finish. Medium bodied with a oil like moutyhfeel. Overall, a nice sour beer, but a bit too sweet perhaps.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
blankboy (7425) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 19, 2011
My bottle (250ml) shared with HogTownHarry & garthicus. Pours a deep orange-amber with a small diminishing bubbly off-white head. Nice aroma, quite fruity and a bit sour along with some sugary sweetness. Flavour is surprisingly fruity and a bit sour along with a slightly tart finish -- lovely really. Average bodied. I really enjoyed this, quite nice on a warm Summer day.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ontbeertaster (2362) - Ontario, CANADA - SEP 18, 2011
Bottle, pours a nice a yellow, aroma is sweet, taste is very typical faro with a bit extra sweetness, good offering

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tommann (3495) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - SEP 18, 2011
375ml bottle at 4.2%. Pours dark caramel with a small head. Aroma is sweet vinegar and some woody notes. Not over the top. Taste has sour lemons to start, then strong candy sugars and a sweet vinegar finish. Some Sharp lemon on the aftertaste.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
GothGargoyle (2508) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 13, 2011
Pours a medium brown with a small pale head that dissipates quickly. Aroma is toffee, apples, wood. Taste is sweet - apples, pears, candi sugar, and a touch of vinegar sourness.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JHunter (676) - British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 11, 2011
Pours a dark golden colour with a thin head. Aroma is sweet sugary almost pear notes. Taste is a nice balance of sweet sugar and sour aftertaste.

3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AndrewC (372) - Canterbury, Kent, ENGLAND - SEP 11, 2011
I quite liked this. Mildly hazy pale chestnut brown colour. Smells of candy. Sweet-sharp candy-floss flavours with hint of hazel or walnuts.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
erickok (5629) - Leuven, BELGIUM - SEP 11, 2011
Clear and light brown with almost no head from the bubbly, soda like body. Raisin, sour green apple, bubblegum and grains. Sweet with only a light sourness in the middle. Short aftertaste. Easy to drink and quite enjoyable. (375ml bottle)

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
italianjohn (2966) - Penndel, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 10, 2011
Golden amber pour clear to pale with thin off white head ... smells like a barnyard and tastes like belgian candi sugar very sweet and light sour funky apples some caramel qualities ... not very good sugary and dry with a dry sour/sweet finish meh


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