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Brewed by Macedonian Thrace Brewery
Style: Pale Lager
Komotini, Greece

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RATINGS: 67   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.2   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Brewed at the Macedonian Thrace Brewery in Komotini Greece with the finest malt & hops available in the world.


1.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
dm9831 (1512) - Monee, Illinois, USA - FEB 23, 2009
clear pale yellow, small quickly dissipating head, medium lacing. nose of airy corn. grainy flavor, light bitterness, not offensive, but mostly corny. light bodied, dry finish with slightest bitter aftertaste. not bad. thanks to cornfield for the bottle.

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
rubbishystuff (1870) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 27, 2013
I hadn’t really intended on this being my 1500 entry but I needed a beer and was at Artopolis in Greek town and had this yet. A meh, euro macro lager more on the sweet side ala Heineken. Not great but not offensive maybe a little too grainy. On the plus side the staff at Artopolis was well proportioned. Serving: Bottle

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
maddmatt639 (280) - Pacifica, California, USA - DEC 27, 2013
Good retention and decent lacing. Smells of grass and cereal. Tastes of sweet malt and grass. Strong skunk taste. Kind of stale. Easy drinking. Not offensive. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
Cornfield (5541) - Oak Forest, Illinois, USA - JAN 12, 2006
Looks nice enough, light gold with a frothy white head, but the other raters have nailed it. There’s nothing to this beer. Almost no scent, no taste... merely suggestions of malt and corn in both. I’d still drink this before most of the BMCs, ’cause at least it’s not offensive.

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1.8
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
fordest (2010) - Santee/San Diego, California, USA - AUG 14, 2006
12 oz bottle at Pegasus Cafe in Rancho Bernarno. Light in color and aroma. Not much in the flavor department either. Some light citrus but mostly malt and adjuct flavor. Another attempt to make Americans happy.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
holdenn (2083) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 11, 2007
Hillas from Greece, ..... 6 overall, ..... yep that’s the one. Got a bottle of this at The Greek Islands, Chicago. The waiter told me, its like Heineken. Ok whatever, I’m more in the mood for this than a heine. Straw yellow in color, clear, tiny bubbles rising to a white head. Grain aroma mixed with old. Like they probably bought 100 cases of around 2001 and they’re still selling it. Flavor reflected the aroma. Not much really to say grain, initially sweet going to a dry grain "old pale lager taste". At least its Greek and at least my boss picked up the tab.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Kiwano (17) - USA - AUG 5, 2007
Also had this beer at a greek restaurant in the US. Was told it was like Heiniken but it was much lighter and had less flavor. It didn’t contrast with what I was eating and was pretty innocuous. Went down light and smooth but not interesting or flavorful enough to have again

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
RAYBOY01 (2012) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 5, 2008
Better than expected Greek pale lager...pallid pour, decent head. low adjunct odor, moderate creamed corniness, and light caramel notes. I guess my point is that it’s blandness is actually it’s best selling point.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
troopie (2291) - Munchen an der Willamette, Oregon, USA - DEC 3, 2009
Bottle. Poured pale gold with thick white head. Faint aroma of malt and medicine. Little bit of malt in the flavour, with a lot of medicine. Flat mediciney finish and an unpleasant burn. I would not drink this again.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Niko100 (2059) - Illinois, USA - NOV 5, 2013
Light straw color; Light to medium body; Aroma of malt, grain/hay, & some cereal; Flavor of sweet malt, cereal/corn, and some grain; Fairly bland; Just decent for me.


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