Brewed by 961 Beer - Gravity Brewing
Style: Dortmunder/Helles
Mazraat Yachoua, Lebanon
Serve in Lager glass


on tap

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RATINGS: 85   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.63/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
The use of bottom fermenting yeast at lower temperatures makes for pronounced bitterness & a mild floral aroma that comes from the use of North American Cascade Hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mauroruellas (778) - GETULINA, BRAZIL - JUN 25, 2015
Clara dourada,límpida,brilhante,espuma com baixa formação e duração;no aroma cereais,fermento,mel e um suave herbáceo;sabor refrescante,maltado com final levemente amargo,corpo baixo/médio,carbonatação mediana,retrogosto meio amargo. Helles agradável.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
sinfull (1375) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - MAY 18, 2015
Clear , golden color . Nice , white head. . Aroma of malt , grain and hay. Sweet , grainy taste with light bitterness and grassy notes. Not bad .

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
GuideDogSaint (1136) - Xiamen, CHINA - MAY 15, 2015
Bottle at the Globe, Hong Kong on 30 April. Pours pale yellow with thin white head. Aroma of hops with an underlying metallic taste. Bitter sweet finish, watery, thin.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gnoff (9496) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - MAY 3, 2015
Bottle BB 02/12/15.
Hazy straw to pale golden color, small white head. Malty, cream, bread scent. Malty, cream taste. Short mineral aftertaste with hints of iron. Medium mouthfeel, low bitterness.
When warming up gets a wort like scent that isnät all that pleasant, as usual numbers/rating score points to my first impressions.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
dEnk (4200) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - FEB 2, 2015
Bottle @ home. Aroma is grainy malt, light floral hop note. Flavour is light cardboard, vegetable and metal, then some malt and fruity notes with light floral hop bitterness. Meh.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
adamnowek (1644) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - JAN 29, 2015
Golden. Remarkably clear. Sweet and malty aroma. Fairly bland and slightly sweet taste. I’m willing to give this brewery another chance, if only to have a Lebanese beer in my glass.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
goozen (3753) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - DEC 6, 2014
Bottle 0,33ltr: Clear golden colored brew with an dry sweetbitter taste and some hints of caramel, citrus and thyme. Appearance of this beer is genuine Mediterranean like some French microbeers with thyme i tried before.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
blackisle (1916) - IJburg, NETHERLANDS - NOV 22, 2014
Bottle 33cl. Clear medium amber, small foamy off-white head, dissipates quickly, not so much lacing; aroma moderate malty, grainy, thyme, oregano, lime, hay; moderate sweet and bitter, herbal and spicy notes; medium texture, oily to watery texture, soft carbonation, finish is dry bitter with lingering herbal and spicy presence; overall not a helles as it should be, but hey quite a surprise that such an interesting and special beer can be made in the Middle-East and moreover very drinkable. Not everything is hopeless in the region!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
olsvammel (5719) - Örebro, SWEDEN - OCT 8, 2014
Sample at SBWF 2014. Smell of pale malts and honey. Similar taste. Light but pure.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
DiscerninDrunk (48) - - SEP 20, 2014
Bottle, pours light yellow/golden, impeccably clear. Short lived pure white head with surprisingly large bubbles. Aroma of compost that has been urinated on within the past week, faint hint of fresh cut grass, some green apple. Very sweet for a lager, some grassiness, but the taste of vomit that comes quickly after dominates and lingers for quite some time. Leaves a copper/aluminum taste for a while also. One of the worst beers I’ve had in a while. Did not finish.

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