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Brewed by Asahi Breweries
Style: Pale Lager
Tokyo, Japan

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RATINGS: 89   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.97/5   EST. CALORIES: 108   ABV: 3.6%
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0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
KapitiCritique (379) - Kansas City, Missouri, USA - DEC 5, 2011
More of these than I can count. IN fact anything Asahi made up till early 2003 I have had. This is mediocre, it is not as good as Ichiban, Asahi does better but not out side this style. If you read the comments you will realise it is all over the place. They do not announce this but they will change a recipe and not the can just to see the reaction - brand is more important than content. This is a session beer. I know. I counted the cans in the nearby trash receptacles next to the park down by Shimbashi station. People drink it because it is low alcohol.


2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
BeerRenter76 (719) - Texas, USA - MAR 19, 2016
Originally rated on 7/18/08. It pours a standard looking lager yellow body, small head considering the amount of carbonation. Taste is watery with a aftertaste i cant quite figure out, kinda like cardboard, wierd. Super dry as the bottle promises, i wont buy this again.

1.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
kacyper (1042) - Leczna/Warszawa, POLAND - OCT 13, 2015
UPDATED: MAY 6, 2016 330 ml, butelka. W aromacie słodowe. W smaku lekkie jakby trochę z ryżem. Nic specjalnego.

2.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
chapmanli (65) - CHINA - AUG 7, 2015
it seems japanese beer is not my beer, bitter fill with my mouth for a long time, however,it is already much better thn asahi dry beer

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Frank (3952) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 29, 2015
This is a solid cheapo lager in more or less the American style. It’s got a solid malt character to it and is a bit on the sweet side but still quite light bodied and drinkable. My biggest complain is it pours w/ almost no head. Otherwise, it is inoffensive and not entirely flavorless so 100% fine by me.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Atom (2110) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JAN 19, 2015
12oz bottle at Tampopo pours a amber orange with a thin white head. Caramel and yeast aroma. Cidery and malt flavor, yep an Asian pale, hey it goes well with Asian food.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Cousin_Larry (873) - - DEC 16, 2014
Had a bottle at Ninja Hibachi in Menomonee Falls. Not bad for a low-end import.........

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
GenDV138 (5673) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - DEC 14, 2014
350 ml can at Hashimoto Station heading to Koyasan. Clear yellow with off-white head. Aromas of malt, skunk, corn, wheat. Tastes of wheat, corn, malt, light caramel, light skunk. Medium-light body with a dry finish.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
GuideDogSaint (1138) - Xiamen, CHINA - DEC 2, 2014
500ml can from Tasty Life, Songbai, Xiamen. Pours yellow with a retained thin white head. Aroma of cardboard and sweet malt. Sweet finish. Thin.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
bewyder (370) - FRANCE - OCT 16, 2014
Une lager pâle tout à fait standard avec une note finale un peu sèche, sans mauvaise arrière bouche. Bue uniquement en bouteille.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
slowrunner77 (9620) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 6, 2014
"better than the super dry, and better than Sapporo head to head. perhaps a nice enough corn type lager...good with asian food, nothing more. fruity and a touch dry in the finish."


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