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RATINGS: 219   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.45   EST. CALORIES: 237   ABV: 7.9%
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Specially made for the French market. Strong pale lager.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mafia (3) - Rovigo, ITALY - MAY 18, 2015 does not count
Quella che ho provati io é in lattina da mezzo litro ed importata dall’olanda. É una special blond anche se colore é gusto sono quelli di una strong. Comprata al supermercato per 1.20 euro circa. Molto buona

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beerringer (4) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - MAY 4, 2015 does not count
Strong Beer with a strong throaty pleasant aftertaste, not for bland beer fans.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
PeatyPete (481) - NETHERLANDS - APR 27, 2015
Golden yellow colour with white foam head. Grainy aroma. Taste medium bitter, malt and alcohol. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Calisky (1554) - ALSACE, FRANCE - APR 19, 2015
Edition collector à 8.6c° Couleur dorée, mousse qui disparait. Nez leger malt doux et alcool. Gout leger malt doux, note fruité pomme, alcool. Bon corps. Ca passe, surtout par rapport aux autres 8.6

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
GoufCustom (999) - HONG KONG - APR 11, 2015
UPDATED: APR 19, 2015

500 ml can bought at Cheung Wo General Merchandises in Yuen Long.

Golden urine colour; Three-quarter finger head with crumpety white foam which last for about 2 minutes; Very good sticky lacing with active carbonation; Light aroma of malt, with light syrup, light floral, light peaches, light bread, faint lemon and thin grass; Medium sweet taste of malt, with syrup, floral, light wheaty tartness, bread, light lemon, very light bitter hops and faint grass; Medium body. Slick and quite oily palate; Mouth feel is fair maltyness in a thickand quite oily body, despite the presence of wheat with slight bits of tartness. No off taste, some floral, sweetness is surprisingly light, almost like molasses. Light bread and low hops. Clean and simple. Good!... Hoppiness is floral, light lemon and faint grass in nose and taste. Bitterness is close to very light, still tastable for a mostly sweet-low bitter finish; Slightly dry after taste. Quite nicely sweet and oily to mouth.

Comments:For a Strong Pale, this is surprisingly decent - fair maltyness, clean and no off-taste, sweetness is omnipresent but pretty low. The usual sweet bomb factor associate with the style doesn’t apply here. Easy and drinkable.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cruzer (94) - St. Albert, Alberta, CANADA - MAR 14, 2015
I actually picked this up not realizing the 7.9 ABV lol. Pours golden, nice white head. Aroma of strong boozy malts and corn. Flavor of malts, caramel, notes of hops. Boozy finish

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Buzdovan (5) - Zagreb, CROATIA - FEB 25, 2015 does not count
Bavaria Special Blond Beer is best Bavaria Beer in my opinion. Very good aroma and taste (malty sweet). I really love this beer! Top recommendations.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
joergen (22903) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 25, 2015
Can at Borup. Clear amber colored with a medium sized white head. Sweet and malty aroma of caramel with notes of alcohol. Sweet and malty flavor of caramel and alcohol. Burning alcoholic finish.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Borup (7135) - Albertslund, DENMARK - FEB 25, 2015
50 cl. can. Clear golden colour with w nice white head. Aroma and flavour of hops, fruit, malt and alcohol.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Mark_Eck (983) - - FEB 22, 2015
Can. Pours a clear golden color. Aroma and taste are quite sweet and thin bodied.


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