Pays Basque
Brewed at Meteor

Style: Pale Lager
Bardos, France


on tap


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RATINGS: 15   MEAN: 2.65/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.71/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Beer from Basque country (France / Spain).

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
omhper (23711) - TyresŲ, SWEDEN - DEC 19, 2004
UPDATED: JUL 20, 2007 Bottled. Golden colour, creamy head. Grassy aroma. Dry with rounded buttery maltiness. Fairly well hopped, good bitterness. A solid, pilsnerish lager.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bov (12007) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - OCT 6, 2006
clear amber-orange colour, no foam; the aroma is spicy with notes of strawberry marmelade, rather full-bodied and sweet, moderate carbonation, more red fruits in the finish - interesting and quite tasty

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
allmyvinyl (9536) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 10, 2016
330ml bottle at Ur Onea, Bidart. Pours clear pale golden yellow with a thin white head. Aromas of corn, cereal grains, light lemon. Taste is more of the same, thin, light astringent finish. OK.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
JorisPPattyn (9505) - Ursel, BELGIUM - JUL 22, 2007
Well-carbonated to lightly yellow tinted good dense head; slightly orange tinted golden beer. Greenery, faint citrus and toasted aromaís; old, soggy bread. Again citrus, faint grassy with pale malts finish, even a touch of honey. Light bodied, but not empty; quite carbonated feel. Middle-of-the-road pilsner, litte citrus touch is welcome.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
sebletitje (9348) - Enghien, BELGIUM - JUN 25, 2010
bottle, clear golden, white head. aroma, hoppy, pale malts, light caramel and bread. flavors, pale malts, hoppy metallic palate, light watery caramel malts mouthfeel and finish. Overall finish and profile keeps a touch of malts followed by light bitterness and citrus.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Arve_Christian (4838) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAR 18, 2012
Bought on tap in Bordeaux Golden color Light body and complexity Its an ok beer

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
DanielBrown (4381) - Birmingham (via Leicester), West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 26, 2005
Draught at Brueghal, Toulouse. Rather plain yellow Lager. Good lacing and a malty, biscuit aroma. Very fizzy, and flavoured like dry, salty bread. Uninspiring.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Nekronos (4111) - Xalapa, MEXICO - JUL 24, 2007
OK, although some donít like the fact I found it amber, the fact is I had it in Bilbao, just in front of the Cathedral. The flavour was quite malty, if memory doensít fails me after more than one year and a half. Quite foamy, the bar tender was from the Ecuador, and a Spanish lady tried to pay him with MExican pesos, which look like Euros in smaller size. I had a chorizo tapa with it. Itís not the only "gold" beer that looks amber, Iím sorry if I donít call blonde a beer that looks like earwax.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Metalchopz (3095) - Cantley, Quebec, CANADA - DEC 14, 2011
Originally rated October 2005. Sampled from their green 330mL bottle, brought back by my girlfriend from her European trip. Best before date is 01/10/06. Pours a golden-blonde colour with a fizzy white medium head. Retention is low and some minimal lace is left, here and there. Nice light tiny bubble carbonation. Skunk nose... of course, with some grainy malt, but very mild. The taste is quite light, but yet, refreshing. Some hop, but not too bitter. Some sweetness, but not much. Grain comes out in the aftertaste. No offensive metallic or other garbage in the taste. Just a decent refreshing pilsner-style lager (alternative to Heineken, but lighter tasting).

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Spiesy (2338) - Sydney, Greater London, AUSTRALIA - FEB 4, 2004
Draught, at Bordeaux Airport, France. Golden larger, served with a large fluffy grey head. Sour doe aroma and flavour. Flavour is sharply sour with a medium sweet and sour finish. Burnt toffee comes through right at the very end.

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