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


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RATINGS: 149   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.71/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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.

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
JeyAre (239) - - MAY 10, 2014
has something different in the taste but nothing special. Don’t really see where the hoppy part is. But good overall. At clarion hotel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
harrisoni (17337) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - OCT 16, 2016
Can drunk at home. ok lager aroma. Quite hoppy in fact. The saaz are lovely. I thought a very drinkable premium lager pilsner. Very drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fin (9667) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 12, 2016
Can courtesy of Barry, cheers Barry consumed Wednesday 12th October 2016 Pours light/mid gold with a filmy white head, mid sweetness, hoppy bite. Decent beer but as Barry suggests this could have been a bit colder. A6 A4 T7 P4 Ov14 3.5

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
joe19612 (2614) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - OCT 9, 2016
Can. Pours a mid brown colour with a mid sized white head, aroma is light with hints of fruit, taste is light bitterness and thin with a dry watery finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Zita (6135) - Assentoft, DENMARK - OCT 1, 2016
light sweet malty aroma,golden, clear, white foam, light sweetness, lightly bitter, light body, oily feel, sweet ,malty finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Hansen (8435) - Assentoft, DENMARK - OCT 1, 2016
Golden coloured and clear. Has a white head, medium duration. Mild flavor and aroma, some sweetness, malts, hardly any hops, oddly.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mr_Pink_152 (3893) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - SEP 27, 2016
Can from Sainsburys, and 4.7%. Amber colour with a white head. Grainy corn aroma with a citrus hint. Sweet with a light bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
johndoughty (4996) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - SEP 13, 2016
Can. Bronze with a small head. Hardly any defining flavour although if you tried hard enough you could perhaps taste a hops. What does this bring to the world of beer-nothing.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ken1 (1773) - DENMARK - SEP 7, 2016
Aroma: Fruity hops and caramel sweetness. Flavour: Fruity sweetness with a fruity bitterness and a dry finish. Colour: Golden amber with a white head.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
NosirIwont (2364) - Frederikssund, DENMARK - AUG 24, 2016
Plastic bottle. 4.7%. Best before 12.01.17. Pours a clear golden, with a fluffy, off-white head. Good lacing. Sweetish aroma. Note of apple at first, but turns into more of a generic fruity note as it warms. Hint of malt in the background. Somewhat spicy hop note as it warms. Flavour is sweet, with fruit, apple and a hint of malt. Light caramel note as it warms and a hint of a metallic overtone. Mild to medium bitter finish, fruity with a grainy hint. Lingering spicy hop, grassy, apple and light cooked vegetable notes. Slightly oily palate. Overall okay, if nothing special, but good for the style. 22.08.16.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Holmen1 (4878) - 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!

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