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RATINGS: 67   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Brought to life using a lager yeast strain, this beer is a sensory pounder. Ignoring the idea of a traditional lager balance, Guest Lager hops the line and intentionally scales the flavors tied to the ale spectrum. This 8% ABV style bender wrangles an impressive canon of flavor into one place. Did we mention hops? This particular lager hosts enough Nelson Sauvin & Falconer’s Flight to soothe any weary traveler.

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   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rubbishystuff (1872) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 12, 2014
From brewery. Strong aroma of fresh hops. Herbal, floral, citrus, you could really smell the resin. The lager base was decent. Hop heads will love it. I reckon the hops maybe were a bit out of place at certain points in the sip. Serving: Can

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mmahut (1100) - CZECH REPUBLIC - DEC 14, 2014
Can. Pours in hazy pale body with high to medium frosty head, good retention. Aroma has pretty citrus fruity aroma, mango, floral, realy nice. Taste has high fruity bitterness, well balanced low to medium sweetness, malty and honey. Light caramel after taste. This is not a lager, but it’s really tasty. Amazing balance and fruity basket aroma. Body is full, medium carbonation. Good drinkability, if you just think about how the fermentation temps are low.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (35959) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 27, 2014

Can 500ml. @ The Danish Ratebeer Summer Gathering 2014, TSODRBSG14.

[ As Half Acre Mikkeller Guest Lager ].
Clear medium yellow color with a small large, frothy, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, pale malt, moderate to heavy hoppy, pine - grass, grapefruit, tropical fruit, grape, citrus. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, grape, citrus, pine, grass, tropical fruit. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20140830]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
melush (970) - SPAIN - OCT 14, 2014
Lata de 50 cl, adquirida en Irreale. Color ambar palido. Sabor a lupulo, afrutado, malta, dulce.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
BRW (1135) - Barcelona, SPAIN - OCT 11, 2014
On tap at La fira de cervesa de sabadell. Golden colour with white head. Citric and tropical fruits aroma. Sweet, fruity, citric and bitter taste. Light to medium body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Koelschtrinker (11042) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - OCT 5, 2014
Hopfiger und hell alkoholischer Antrunk. Angenehme Bitterkeit, spritzig, trotz des Alkoholgehalts süffig. Herb hopfiger Mittelteil und Nachhall, grasig, Zitrusnoten. Gut! 8/11/11/12/12/11

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
MarcoDL (2383) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 14, 2014
Draft @ beer temple. Surprisinglt good for a strong lager. Nicely hopped, for a great deal thanks to that deliciously fruity nelson sauvin. Still, this beer could have been better if it had the thicker body of for example a double IPA. There is only so much you can do with low fermentation and this beer proves that it’s just a more limited style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sic1314 (3792) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - SEP 10, 2014
Poured a hazy, milky light orange with a frothy off white head. Aroma of sweet, heavy citrus and soft malt. Full body, flavour is heavy sweet, medium bitter. Dry, bittersweet finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jmgreenuk (4956) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - SEP 9, 2014
Tap at the Beer Temple, Amsterdam. Poured a hazy medium amber with a frothy white head and lots of broken lace. The aroma is hop citrus light yeast. The flavour is medium bitter with a resin woody nettle hop palate. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kermis (5729) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - SEP 9, 2014
Draft at beer temple. Pours hazy golden with an off white head. Aroma of grapefruit, citrus, fruits. Flavour is light sweet and moderate to heavy bitter. Medium bodied with light carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Habanero (2749) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - SEP 1, 2014
Canned. Pours clear golden with small white head. Aroma of citrus, grain, lemon zest and caramel. Sweet flavor that ends up dry and bitter. Medium bodied, oily texture and soft carbonation. A nice hoppy, imp. Pils.

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