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Falcon Ale 3,5% - Carlsberg Sverige

Falcon Ale 3,5%Falcon Ale 3,5%

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Ratings: 6
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.35
pDev: 12.54%

Brewed by:
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Style | ABV
English Pale Ale |  3.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: bark on 09-02-2004)
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Reviews by WoodBrew:
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2.9/5  rDev -13.4%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Had a chance to try Falcon on a brief stop in Stockholm. The appearance is a clear copper color with thin white head which laced somewhat. The smell was almost not exsistent save for the grain and maybe some subtle sweetness. The taste was ok...nothing outstanfing in my opinion. There was some sweet hints from the malt, but other than that could really pick up any distiguishing flavor. It was easy on the mouth and with low ABV could certainly drink a couple of these at a sitting.

Serving type: can

07-05-2011 12:30:57 | More by WoodBrew
More User Reviews:
Photo of jaxon53


3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

07-05-2013 11:49:59 | More by jaxon53
Photo of chrisdexter

4/5  rDev +19.4%

04-28-2012 20:03:01 | More by chrisdexter
Photo of Asgeirr


2.98/5  rDev -11%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Appearance: Falcon Ale pours a clear ochre colour along with a surprisingly tall and frothy crown, however, it diminishes pretty quickly leaving a coat of lacing along my tumbler. Continually, almost no carbonation is visible except for the occasional bubble.

Smell: Yeasty notes that reminds one of rye bread, buttery sensations present as well, other then that, not much, and the aromas being presented are all too weak I my opinion.

Taste: Sarsaparilla is the first thing that springs to mind, so pretty fresh, sweet and with hints of menthol in the aftertaste (No, I did not brush my teeth just now!) The diacetyl makes a reappearance along with a dry and mild bitterness.

Mouthfeel: Very creamy, rather mild in its carbonation and medium full in body.

Drinkability: Don't know if this exactly fits the bill as a pale ale, nonetheless, I do know that this is a surprisingly good folle (Swedish for "near-beer") despite its low alcohol content.

Serving type: can

02-06-2009 21:53:00 | More by Asgeirr
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3/5  rDev -10.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

A: Amber / brown. Offwhite head with rather big bubbles, that goes away quickly.
S: Red berries (, rye bread).
T: Red berries (, rye bread), a little bitterness, sweetness, honey.
M: Moderate carboration, lightish medium body.
D: Ok. A bitterish brew. The low alcoholic content does not help.

Serving type: can

03-30-2007 20:06:38 | More by Hammarby
Photo of bark


3.73/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

The colour is amber. The light beige foam decreases into a finger-thick layer (with a hint of a crater) of medium-sized bubbles.

The mild smell got stains of hops and diacetyl.

The carbonation is fresh and balanced. It will probably be a bit sharp if you pour it the wrong way. The bubbles are quite small.

The taste is full of malt with a touch of burned flavours. The body is quite mild, mostly because of the low alcoholic content. The aftertaste develops into a somewhat buttery bitterness that fades quite fast.

(Since 2001, Facon is a part of Carlsberg Sweden)

Serving type: bottle

09-02-2004 17:41:22 | More by bark
Falcon Ale 3,5% from Carlsberg Sverige
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