Palomino | Forest & Main Brewing Company

BA SCORE
86
very good
46 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score
Send samples
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Forest & Main Brewing Company
Pennsylvania, United States
forestandmain.com

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by callmemickey on 02-05-2012

BEER STATS
Ratings:
46
Reviews:
4
Avg:
3.91
pDev:
7.93%
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
6
For Trade:
1
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50  | nextlast
Ratings: 46 |  Reviews: 4
Photo of Kurmaraja
3.81/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 2.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.75

Great citrus - tangerine, buddha's hand - and funk - washed rind cheese, rising bread - on nose. Flavor follows but doesn't really pop due to the fact that it's completely flat. Add carbonation and this is phenomenal.

 217 characters

Photo of AdamP
3.75/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Anaxagoris
3.98/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of weekold
4.09/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of parris
5/5  rDev +27.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Had this at a bottle share, assuming it's a gose, it's spot on. Tart and salty, as prescribed.

95 characters

Photo of Gonzoillini
4.2/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of BMart
3.65/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of dfhhead25
3.71/5  rDev -5.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of SadMachine
3.98/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Photo of DeutschesBier
3.49/5  rDev -10.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of EB1
4.01/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 4

Photo of epyon396
4.14/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of duceswild
3.5/5  rDev -10.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Liberatiscioli
3.65/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of mendvicdog
3.76/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of oline73
3.9/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Photo of GreenMind
4.07/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Jonada
4.02/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

500 ml bottle into a teku glass. 5.5% ABV. Bottled on 11/13/2014

Appearance: Pours a bright golden yellow with a finger of a white head that settles to a thick ring. Body is very hazy with quite a bit of fine sediment.

Smell: Hay, floral, honey, oak, hint of pineapple, Belgian yeast. Nice funk.

Taste: Follows the nose pretty closely. Mild sourness throughout with hay, fresh grain, with honey and mild floral notes as well. Definite barnyard like character as well, but not approaching what you'd get from say, a lambic.

Mouthfeel: Light bodied with low medium carbonation. Dry finish. Really refreshing.

Overall: Another really nice bottle from F&M. Worth seeking out and I suspect it might develop favorably with some age.

 732 characters

Photo of rhong187
4.15/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of saxclar123
4.5/5  rDev +15.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of drebrew
4.18/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of newbeeraday
3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

Photo of spycow
3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

Photo of BARFLYB
4/5  rDev +2.3%

Photo of curlybird
3.25/5  rDev -16.9%

first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50  | nextlast
Palomino from Forest & Main Brewing Company
3.91 out of 5 based on 46 ratings.
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.