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Brewed by St. Jamesís Gate (Diageo)
Style: Pale Lager
Dublin, Ireland

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RATINGS: 1745   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.78   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bright pale golden; fruity nose; crisp and clean, slightly bitter up front, smooth aftertaste.


2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
stosh99 (23) - Connecticut, USA - NOV 7, 2001
Pretty good off the tap, after a guiness. Tastes almost sour in a bottle

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
heykevin (1274) - Decorah, Iowa, USA - NOV 6, 2001
A very, very ordinary beer. Nowhere near woth the price tag. That said, better than Bud

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
brodieman99 (7) - Ellicott City, Maryland, USA - OCT 29, 2001 does not count
One of my favorites.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Radek Kliber (6369) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - OCT 28, 2001
UPDATED: JAN 7, 2003 Maybe it was not freah but it was a bit skunky and bitter . For bitter beer lovers.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cogman99 (7) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 24, 2001 does not count
Crisp, simple lager. Relatively smooth with little aftertaste. Try it as a half and half with Guinness.

2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
kingstratego (82) - Gršvenwiesbach, GERMANY - OCT 21, 2001
Smells a bit stale even when itís fresh from tap. Tastes a bit weak but refreshing.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Eoin Ruane99 (1) - USA - OCT 19, 2001 does not count
This beer lacks any real flavour, even for a lager. After my first couple of sips, I thought that the bar had watered it down. Iíve tried it again since - no difference. I prefer lagers with a little more body.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bhenry76 (101) - Landenberg, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 16, 2001
Good bitterness but a bit sour aftertaste.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Indra (2593) - Overland Park, Kansas, USA - OCT 12, 2001
Re-rated. Iím not sure quite sure what I ever saw in this beer. It has to have changed somewhat dramatically, or I have...and seeing as how Iím one of those who likes almost everything...I dunno. Either way, this is a very non-special lager. Totally ordinary in basically every way. Oh, well. Thereís lots more to choose from...

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
legion242 (2158) - Richardson, Texas, USA - OCT 10, 2001
A nice and crisp lager. Did I say crisp?


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