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Backyard Brew Bomble Bee 17

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Brewed by Carlsberg Sverige
Style: Premium Lager
Falkenberg, Sweden
Serve in Lager glass

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RATINGS: 140   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.7/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bomble Bee 17 turned out pretty much how we wanted a pilsener style lager from our backyard brewery to be. Golden colour and a pearly white head. Elegant dry body and a refreshing bitterness. But then, while lagering, our brewmaster chose to bombard the brew with hops to give the beer its final profile. Grassy Saaz battling Flowery Willamette for your nose’s attention. We call it a Hop-Struck Pilsener.


2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Holmen1 (4710) - Stavanger, NORWAY - JUL 12, 2016
Flaske fra Systembolaget Visby, på terassen i Tingstäde: kobbergylden med ok hvitt skum. At den (iflg etiketten) er tørrhumlet med Saaz og Willamette merkes bare såvidt, men smaken er frisk, velhumlet og avrundet. Slank, og med en halvtørr slutt. Absolut lettdrikkelig. Første gang jeg har sett en 0,33 PET-ølflaske med skrukork, faktisk er det enda mer praktisk enn boks når man er på sykkeltur!

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Enteogenisk (128) - Bålsta, SWEDEN - JUL 6, 2016
UPDATED: JUL 6, 2016 PET-bottle in wine glass. This is a nicely hopped lager. Don?t think I ever rated a lager this high. Maybe I?m just drunk.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Beer5000 (5824) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 3, 2016
330 ml PET bottle. Clear golden body with a medium sized off-white head. Aroma has malt, grain and a weak hint of caramel. Flavor is sweet malt and caramel with a harsh, metallic bitterness. Medium body and aftertaste that dominates by the harsh, metallic bitterness.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
thomat (3238) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 24, 2016
PET Bottle. Golden with a medium white head. Flowery and hoppy tones. Malt, caramel and bitterness. Medium body with a dry finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerViking (3992) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 29, 2016
Can, light amber with a small head and a decent hoppy bite, a little toasty malt and orange, faint hints of honey and a light dry-herbal bitterness. Like a hoppy Vienna.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Jokestereo (299) - SWEDEN - APR 16, 2016
UPDATED: APR 16, 2016 Pours clear golden with a thin line of white head. Aroma; Citrus, grass, malt and some floral notes. Taste; Grass, citrus, floral and malt. Artificial and very thin in aroma and taste.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
HULK777 (543) - - MAR 17, 2016
Golden beer with a white, carbonated head. Grassy aroma, with elements of citrus. Elegant, grassy taste with noble hops flavor.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
kustie (790) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAR 8, 2016
Tap@oh my way, arlanda. Golden color with white head. Aroma has some malt. Taste is malty with a little hoppy twist that ends quickly. Flavors of malt and some minor citrus elements. Bulky.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Grumbo (1199) - Ipswich, Suffolk, ENGLAND - FEB 27, 2016
Can from B&M, Ipswich. Poured golden with a large just off white head. Aroma of malt, grain, with some fruit notes. Medium sweetness and bitterness. Medium body, texture a bit too thin, average carbonation.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
ManVsBeer (8307) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 25, 2016
Can from Booths, Media City. Golden with a thin head. Crisp with a light fruitiness in its nose, but more lager malt in taste.


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