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Freedom Organic Lager

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Brewed by Freedom
Style: Pale Lager
Rugeley, England

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RATINGS: 56   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.64   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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Bottle and keg - filtered but unpasteurised. previously 5.0%
Freedom Organic Lager is the lightest in colour of the three lagers. It has a rounded malty flavour with a subtle bitterness and smooth caramel undertone. It is made with organic hops and malt. Britain’s first ever microbrewed lager has been one of the brewing world’s best-kept secrets. Freedom Organic Lager has been obtaining awards for excellence and building a loyal following amongst discerning drinkers, and has recently been Highly Commended by The Times and The Soil Association in The Organic Awards 2008.


1.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
eastkenttom (107) - herne bay, Kent, ENGLAND - JUL 10, 2015
Fresh as a daisy. Very clean and crisp mouth feel. Tiny hint of cut grass, sweetness with minimal bitterness. 6.5/10.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
ManVsBeer (5968) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 6, 2015
Keg @ The Works, Sowerby Bridge. Pale blonde with a thin head and a carbonation. It’s a weak tasting lager with a small sweetness in its nose.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
SilverfoX (750) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - APR 3, 2015
has that typical lager aroma, pale gold in colour with a thin white head, quite sweet with a salty finish. bit odd.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
MissPxx (852) - - OCT 10, 2014
Rating the cask. Fruity aroma. Light and crisp. Golden yellow. Quite clear. Strong on the palate. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
edsspoon (761) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - MAR 6, 2014
UPDATED: APR 19, 2014 Half pint on draft. Pours pale golden with a thick white head. Aroma of malts, grassy hops and some citrus. Taste of malt and hops followed by medium bitterness. I thoroughly enjoyed it.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Philym (1003) - St Neots, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - FEB 1, 2014
Appearance: clear golden/amber with finger thick white head. Aroma: Corn, herb, grassy and slight floral citrus note. Taste: Medium bitterness, low/medium sweetness and low sourness. Palate: Thick coarse texture, light body, average carbonation, lingering bitter sweet finish. Comments: Ok and glass lace. This rating is for draught version 4.8% ABV.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
olliejobbins (1340) - Dorking, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 1, 2013
pint. pours light golden colour with very frothy head. aroma is slightly skunky, hoppy and a little stale. good hoppy taste though. smooth and slightly bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jmgreenuk (5845) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - JUL 27, 2013
Tap at the Birmingham Beer Bash 2013. Poured a crystal clear light straw colour with a broken white head. The aroma is big malt leading to a medium bitter flavour with a crisp, malty, yeasty palate and a smooth refreshing light bitter finish. As lagers go, this one really isn’t bad at all.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Dommod2011 (704) - Birmingham, West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAY 5, 2013
Well if it’s good enough for the Soil Association... On tap at the place by the canal, long and thin. Nice glass. Was ok. Brewdog next, you excited scamps?

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
lusikka (7487) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAR 23, 2013
330 ml bottle.
Pours a clear yellow colour with a large foamy head. Aroma is rather pungent with grains and citrus. Flavour of strong grainy malts, loads and loads of hay, grassy bitterness and citrus. Light bodied, high carbonation and a mouth-drying finish with hay. Not bad for a pale lager.


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