Frères Papinot
Brewed at Locher Appenzeller Bier

Style: Pale Lager
les Acacias, Switzerland


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RATINGS: 65   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.73   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Das helle, naturtrübe Bier wird ausschliesslich aus biologischen Rohstoffen hergestellt und wurde ursprünglich nach einem geheimen Rezept speziell für die Calvinstadt Genf gebraut. Biertyp: Lagerbier, naturtrüb Alkoholgehalt: 5,2 % Farbe: strohgelb Hopfen: aromatisch, dezente Bittere Eindruck: leicht malzig, hopfenaromatisch Optimale Trinktemperatur: 7°C Etikette: Les Frères Papinot, Genf Seit: 2004

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
charlotte (4430) - rødovre, - JUN 13, 2012
Bottle.Hazy yellow colour with white head.Aroma of yeast and wheat,light body and watery and thin body,note of hops and grass but overall thi and watery type of beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
ogivlado (6065) - Zagreb, CROATIA - JAN 18, 2015
Bottled 330ml. -from Coop (near) Verbier, Switzerland. Cloudy pale golden coloured, small white head, mild grainy nose. Malty, light grainy, light fruity and notes of yeast and hops with mild bitterish finish. Not bad but pretty thin.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
markas101 (1955) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 16, 2015
33 cl bottle, Le Chambles, Switzerland. Hazy yellow, faint citrus aroma with pepper background. Sharp citrus flavour, then malt sweetness coming through.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
eduardovl (992) - SWITZERLAND - OCT 14, 2014
UPDATED: DEC 15, 2014 330ml bottle poured in a chalice. A: A bit cloudy yellow color. Forms a nice big bubbled head when poured. Retention is small but a small layer remains forever. Very few lacings are left S: Smell is mild as the wit version. Bready malts, yeasts and earthy hops T: Follows the nose. Malty and bready. Crispy taste followed by a citric and earthy hoppy bitterness. In overall, taste is quite dry followed by a mild bitterness M: Very light body. Medium to low carbonation. Mild bitter aftertaste O: Very drinkable beer. Pleasant too. Better than the wit, IMHO [ BA Review @ 2/4/2012 ]

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
WouterVG (25) - BELGIUM - SEP 9, 2014
Like expected, this Swiss bio-malt based lager tastes a bit like cowfodder. Watery. Abrupt finish, which is probably a good thing because more aftertaste would be a disadvantage with the type of malts used. Compared with the other Swiss beers with substandard malt, this is one of the more drinkable beers, probably because of the choice in hops.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Pindoc (120) - SWITZERLAND - SEP 7, 2014
Der weisse voluminöse Schaum thront auf dem naturtrüben goldgelben Bier. Ein frischer Duft steigt in die Nase. Der erste Schluck ist sanftprickelnd und umschmeichelt den Gaumen mit einer weichen, aromatisch leichten Bitterkeit. Der Abgang ist samtweich und aromatisch. Der Nachhall ist leicht bitter. Ein sehr schmackhaftes Bier!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
neur0 (925) - GERMANY - AUG 21, 2014
(Flasche; Blonde Bio - non filtrée) Es hat eine helle gelbe Farbe, ist klar filtriert mit einer weißen Schaumkrone. Das Aroma ist sehr getreidig, mit viel Honig und einem klein bisschen würzigem Hopfen. Der Geschmack ist langweilg schlank, würzig und ein klein bisschen bitter. Der Abgang ist leicht harzig und bitter, ebenso der Nachgeschmack.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mjik83 (755) - - AUG 6, 2014
33cl flesje via een Coop in Zwitserland Alcoholpercentage van 5,2% Uit de fles gedronken Pilsener conclusie: Fris, citrus, drinkt goed weg ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Vignale (2279) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAY 31, 2014
Flaska från Magasin, Köpenhamn. En ljusgul, lätt disig vätska med lågt vitt skum. Maltig doft av säd, ljust bröd, smör och ängsblommor. En maltfokuserad lager, medelstor sötma, vetebröd, lätt syrlig och lätt höig beska. Relativt stiltypisk helles. Ganska intetsägande men utan några större fel.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Splitenz (331) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 27, 2014
This beer seems to be called a lot of things, I thought it was a Swiss blonde. I liked the dryness and the flowery hops. Maybe a little chalky, but all in all a good thirst quencher, and the bottle is a work of art (or the label anyhow).

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 4/20
AndrewC (337) - Canterbury, Kent, ENGLAND - APR 4, 2014
Anemic yellow colour. Dusty yeasty aroma. Maybe the aroma of snow on the alps; who knows. Body is soft. Flavours, are kind of like very dilute apple juice crossed with very dilute nettle tea. No finish to talk of, no lingering call back to another sip. In short vapid (or less eloquently, pish). Purchased in Verbier in a Co-op.

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