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Brewed by Belize Brewing Company
Style: Pale Lager
Belize City, Belize

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RATINGS: 158   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.28   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Belikin Beer is brewed in the classic continental European lager style. Belikin uses Canadian Pilsner malt in combination with a blend of German hops to create the perfect malt-hop balance for our flagship. Since December 13, 1971 the original recipe has called for a lengthy fermentation and lagering to allow the yeast to create its full conditioning. This full-bodied beer with a medium golden colour is delightful any time of the day.


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
TheJester (2048) - Peterborough, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 25, 2012
284 mL. (Mentions a stout on the back of the bottle, which I’d like to try). On the orange side, with a ring of white head. Not in a green bottle, so it is lacking that Central American skunk. What a shame. Mild aroma doesn’t suggest any questionable ingredients. So far so good. Flavour is a little sweet, but not unpleasant. Not a bad little beer, really.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
SarkyNorthener (2689) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 7, 2012
Drank this in Belize when there was no Belikin stout. Plain and dull lager. Carbonated with a slight taste. Nothing special.

1.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
jimmay (807) - Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 3, 2012
Bottle personally delivered from Belize by Mervs - thanks! Pours golden in colour, big frothy white head. Corn bomb. Period. Nice to try something rare.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
crosamich (431) - Twin Falls, Idaho, USA - MAR 31, 2012
bottle share at Hunahpu’s. Thanks random guy. very sweet and caramelized, like natural sugar cane or something. Flavorful, not too bad.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GranvilleTim (1759) - Granville, Illinois, USA - FEB 25, 2012
Straw yellow pour with little to nothing white head. Aroma is cereal grains. Taste is sweet malt, cereal grain. Not bad.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MarkSachon (690) - Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 2, 2012
From many bottles and probably a few taps while on vacation in Belize to get married. Tasting notes are at best foggy, but I do recall liking this beer very much, probably due to the influence of the sun and sand and the local citizens.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
DrnkMcDermott (2869) - Downers Grove, Illinois, USA - NOV 28, 2011
Loose bottle at Binny’s, silkscreened label, dated "22AUG10" Uh-oh. Well, those are the breaks when you want to tick off another 0.4% from the list of contries, or 3 pixels from the map if it returns. At least I bought this along with a 11.11.11 Vertical Epic. So. DMS smell when poured in my glass. Slightly hazy beer, at least the color is a slightly substantial yellow. Just a little residue in the bottom of the bottle. Taste has corn sweetness, and may be just a bit "hot." There is an underlying tone of bitterness that you sometimes don’t get with a cheap lager, so it’s noted here. A little bit estery, maybe due to age or however it’s fermented. I’d drink this if I was in Belize. I also note that the bottle I have more resembles the Belkin Premium bottle in the web site now, but the neck has the word "Beer" instead of "Premium" or "Supreme."

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
kidmartinek (3741) - austin, Texas, USA - NOV 20, 2011
Light yellow. Pours with a large white head. Very malty nose and a little bitter. Full thick body and malty palate coating consistenty. Pretty balanced... just heavy for a light beer.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
bigguns22 (721) - Maryland, USA - NOV 2, 2011
First beer from beliize better then I would have guested.Pour is a golden yellow small to medium white head 1/2 inch or so.Aroma sweet,bread and malts.Flavor lite,a little creamy and cereal with a touch of hop.My wife said she taste honey I did not get that. !

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
ectuohy27 (685) - ESTONIA - OCT 19, 2011
Thin, fizzy, a bit skunky and adjunct-y, but just fine everywhere in BZ for $1 US (various)


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