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

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RATINGS: 232   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.63/5   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.


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1.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
worldbeertaste (1787) - West Midlands, - OCT 24, 2012
Clear gold with a lasting, creamy white lacy head. Smells of corn, malt, cereal, metal and sulphur. Light thin body with lively carbonation. Lots of adjuncts. Tastes like grass and water, barley and syrup. Not much on flavour or finish. Mostly cardboard water. Its not offensive because thereís nothing here.


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 (23) - Birkenhead, Merseyside, ENGLAND - JAN 18, 2016
Doesnít smell like beer, smells like chemicals, tastes watery 1st then cheap boozy after taste, doesnít linger thank god

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
thanatosti (1302) - 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 (314) - Brno, CZECH REPUBLIC - DEC 12, 2015
Beer with light color, light body, soft carbonized, (served a pint in Bristol airport).

1.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
Rhombic (78) - SPAIN - NOV 28, 2015
Clear golden in colour. Fresh hops in aroma. Some sweetcorn and hops in the flavour. Very short finish. Watery.

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Lebo88 (211) - POLAND - OCT 18, 2015
Can 500 ml. Weak and tasteless lager exactly as one would expect. Itís high drinkability is the only positive thing about the beer.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
LazyPyro (219) - Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - OCT 7, 2015
Surprisingly popular here in the UK, not sure why. Overall this seemed weak and watery, with a slightly metallic/bitter finish to it. Cheap beer for students. Wouldnít want to drink this again unless there was nothing else available. (old rating, 2007)

1.8
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
jakob96fonta (17) - ITALY - SEP 9, 2015
Itís water not beer. Itís awful donít but this shit. I canít explain myself how English can drink this fake beer.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
TET (2331) - Kaarina, FINLAND - JUL 31, 2015
A yellow beer, a head is small and white, not disappearing. Aroma has light malts and some grain, hint of grass. Taste has sweet maltyness, also grain, no bitterness. Taste is short. Quite light bodied, smooth enough. Noticable grain. Very easily to drink, no bothering nuancess.

0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
weordie (567) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - JUL 9, 2015
Awful piss water that is so bad it has to be served nearly frozen to be able to drink it.


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