Brewed by Brasserie Almaza (Heineken)
Style: Pale Lager
Beirut, Lebanon


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RATINGS: 473   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.01/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
Extra Almaza quality since 1933. Almaza Pilsner beer is a product of Lebanon. Brasserie Almaza S.A.L.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
ComradeK (1100) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - MAY 22, 2016
330ml bottle. Pours a clear medium gold, quite dark for a pale lager, with a small white head, which doesn’t last all that well. Grassy hops and grainy malt make up the aroma. Leafy, grassy hops up front give way to grain and white bread malt in the mid-palate. The finish is fairly dry, but not too flavoursome. An inoffensive lager.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
brokensail (15774) - Dublin, California, USA - MAY 11, 2016
Bottle @ Zena’s in Orange. Clear, pale, straw colored beer with a short lived white head. Has a touch of a skunk aroma to it. Very cereal/grain forward beer with a fair bit of sweetness. Slight grass and cardboard bitterness. Actually has a light (apple) ester quality to it that I don’t mind. Hints of honey and flowers, too. Actually not half bad, but not great either.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ansalon (2869) - Stockholm, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - MAR 21, 2016
Pours light yellow with a medium frothy white head. Aromas of rye bread, citrus, wet paper, minerals. Taste is quite sweet for a lager with mineral and citrusy notes.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
andrepintado (2681) - Lisbon, PORTUGAL - FEB 2, 2016
33cl bottle. Clear gold color. Thin white head. Taste is medium bitter, low sweet. Aroma is light cereal and water.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Cousin_Larry (873) - - JAN 14, 2016
Bottle pour at Morocco in Epcot Center. Pretty poor skunky flavor, but that’s just what you get with a green bottle brew. Cross Lebanon off my list.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
labeerinthum (514) - Milano, ITALY - DEC 8, 2015
Bottiglia @ Expo 2015, Milano. Il gusto al naso rimanda al mais. L’intensità olfattiva è flebile e la persistenza olfattiva è corta. Il cappello di schiuma ha scarsa tenuta, con bollicine medie. La frizzantezza ha bollicine poche, con carbonazione morbida a limpidezza nitida. Il colore è giallo dorato. Il corpo è medio. Alla lingua il dolce è medio e l’amaro è leggero. L’intensità gustativa è leggera e la persistenza gustativa è sufficiente. Le sensazioni boccali finali sono di facile beva. Il finale è farinoso e dissetante. Il retrogusto è veloce.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
Walberla (24) - Alingsås, SWEDEN - DEC 3, 2015
Bryggmästaren har sparat på malten i vörtpannan. Låg fyllighet och knappast noterbar eftersmak. Flaskan kan ha stått i solen i en butik i Dahuk i norra Irak där den inköptes nio månader efter buteljeringen.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
GlasgowTAD (1336) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - NOV 24, 2015
Pours clear golden yellow with a minute white, bubbly head. Aroma is biscuits, corn and syrupy sugar. Taste is strong bitter, butter, syrup, malt sweet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
mauroruellas (789) - GETULINA, BRAZIL - NOV 17, 2015
Coloração dourada,límpida,espuma com boa formação e média duração,aroma é seu ponto forte,com lúpulos herbáceos se manifestando logo ao abrir a garrafa;sabor não acompanha o aroma,um pouco"aguado",presença de cereais maltados e milho com leve lúpulo no final,retrogosto seco.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
sdmmb (1667) - USA - NOV 7, 2015
Pretty standard pilsener beer drunk at al jannah restaurant in Brussels. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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