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Kalnapilis Original

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Brewed by Kalnapilis (Royal Unibrew)
Style: Pale Lager
Panevezys, Lithuania

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RATINGS: 177   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.27   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle and can; Pasteurised.
Gold medalist at World Beer Cup in category 19, Münchner-Style Helles, 36 Entries.
In creating Kalnapilis Original, our brewers selected the finest Saaz hops. The beer has an especially rich and harmonious flavour while its foam is sturdy and long-lasting. Feel the unique flavour and aroma that seems like it is straight out of the keg.


1.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
mile (3238) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAR 25, 2015
Bottle. Light yellow, small to average and fully diminishing head. Light to moderate, malty and lightly sweetish aroma, light corn and faint grassy hoppyness. Body is light, malty and lightly sweetish - sweetish flavor, light corn and faint metal. Finish is short, malty and lightly sweetish, light corn and sharp metal with faint grassy hoppyness. Sweetish macro lager from Royal Unibrew with metal and almost no bitterness. Tastes cheap.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Derek881 (1030) - St. Petersburg, Florida, USA - MAR 5, 2015
Poured from the bottle into a pint glass to drink. The beer had a light pour with a clear gold color with a smallish foamy white head with modest retention, cling, and lacing. The aroma featured some barley, grain, and yeast, and perhaps a bit of malt and straw. The taste was somewhat sour and grainy, with a light maltyness. A fairly wet and thinner beer with average carbonation and a light mouthfeel.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
InPivoVeritas (339) - Bydgoszcz, POLAND - DEC 25, 2014
Bottle. Straw yellow with quickly vanishing head. Classic pale lager aroma. High carbonation. Aroma is skunky and herbal hops, some hay and corn notes. Ok, I guess.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Serapac (194) - CZECH REPUBLIC - DEC 22, 2014
Can. An ok drinkable lager. No special characteristics distinguishing ot from the mass produced European lagers, but good average in this class. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Gary (1502) - Piss-ant Valley, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 14, 2014
UPDATED: DEC 15, 2014 Green bottle 05l. a bit sweet and dry. Skunked to hell ,corn, hay, metal, syrup, cardboard . Ive got their pils in the fridge -lucky me.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sirrr (41) - POLAND - OCT 9, 2014
Bottle 500ml from supermarket in Lithuania. Not bad. Typical beer from green bottle. Nice Saaz aroma.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Arek (430) - Zielona Góra & Wrocław, POLAND - SEP 20, 2014
31.07.14, Bottle 0,5 l, Local grocery store in Dziwnów, Poland. Jasnozłote piwo o świeżym zapachu i puszystej pianie. W smaku orzeźwiające, lekko cytrusowe z subtelną goryczką na finiszu.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
cheap (4391) - Beaver Valley, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 26, 2014
From a half liter bottle. No bad aromas, was expecting some skunk. Taste is mild hay. Not bad for a lithy beer. Goes over fairly easy. Has a tad of that processed feel about it but overall, a pretty enjoyable beer for a lager lover.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
hotstuff (4389) - Indiana, USA - AUG 21, 2014
Rated on 7-24-2012 (Bottle from Siciliano’s Market-Grand Rapids, MI) This beer pours a medium sized white head that mostly diminishes, yellow transparent body, fizzy, fast rising carbonation, and no lacing adorns my glass. The aroma is malt and corn. The flavor is sweet, malty and corn. The mouthfeel is smooth and this beer is light-medium bodied. I do not like this beer at all. It lacks character, aroma and flavor. Next!

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Marduk (3371) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUN 24, 2014
Tap as "BO Light". Pale yellow color. Tiny head, disappears. Corny and malty aroma. Sweet, malty, grainy, faint paper in taste. Light body. Macro all over, but no really bad bad notes.


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