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Brewed by Royal (Heineken UK)
Style: Pale Lager
Manchester, England

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RATINGS: 238   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.64/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Brewed under licence by Heineken in the UK at Royal brewery, Manchester and, formerly, at Berkshire brewery, Reading. Launched in the UK in 1981.
Filtered and pasteurised and available artificially carbonated in kegs, bottles and cans.
The original Australian version is available as Export at around 5% abv.


1.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
Vishek (9) - MAURITIUS - APR 8, 2016 does not count
Much like a light lager, very bitter in taste, nothing special about the beer, it is just beer bad

1.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
stella27 (8) - MAURITIUS - APR 8, 2016 does not count
Aroma: practically no aroma Appearance: light golden with low head Taste: watery and bittergourd Palate: bitter Overall: will refuse if offered

1.6
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 10/20
MarcinG (367) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - MAR 21, 2016
Tap. Jasnozlote piana biala mala. Wodniste o niklym chmielowym aromacie. Kiepskie. Z puszki smakuje jeszcze gorzej

Marcin G

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
YantarCoast (788) - Moscow, RUSSIA - MAR 6, 2016
This was one of my go-to beers back in the days when I knew next to nothing about beers. Next time I see it I will give it a try for old time’s sake, and update this rating.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
midovark (256) - Balassagyarmat, HUNGARY - FEB 12, 2016
Drank straight from the 0.5 l can. Medium bodied, average carbonated. Bitter in taste. Average, but I was fine with it.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
davidtjm (1062) - Berlin, GERMANY - FEB 7, 2016
Tap. Pour is gold with a thin head, little discernible aroma. Taste is sightly sweet but watery, thin and of nothing in particular. You can drink this, but it basically tastes like nothing

2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
nausicaaonacids (50) - PORTUGAL - JAN 30, 2016
Draft beer in Bristol Airport. Average pills, bitter and well-carbonated. No distinctive characteristics.

1.9
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
HonestGriff (53) - Birkenhead, Merseyside, ENGLAND - JAN 18, 2016
Doesn’t smell like beer, smells like chemicals, tastes watery 1st then cheap boozy after taste, doesn’t linger thank god

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
thanatosti (1415) - Culemborg, NETHERLANDS - JAN 3, 2016
50 cl. can @ home, gift from Rick. Drank from the can but undoubtedly a clear pale yellow with a thin white head. Grainy cardboard aroma. Watery taste and finish. Just another macro lager.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 5/20
efeesse (380) - Brno, CZECH REPUBLIC - DEC 12, 2015
Beer with light color, light body, soft carbonized, (served a pint in Bristol airport).


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