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Kalnapilis Original

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


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RATINGS: 174   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.27   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Serapac (143) - 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

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Gary (1448) - the hood Brentford, London,, 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.

   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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Arek (199) - Zielona Góra, 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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
cheap (4205) - 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.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
hotstuff (4269) - 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!

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Marduk (2980) - 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.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
generallee08 (717) - New York, USA - JUN 13, 2014
It has a average size white, foamy head. It doesn’t make much lace on the glass and fades to just a thin cap covering a golden colored body with good clarity and visible carbonation. The aroma has a pleasant floral and grassy hop character with a very nice mild malt note. It is crisp up front. Malt flavor is earthy and biscuity with a very mild sweetness that mixes with grassy and floral hops. The hops fade into the dry finish with nice mellow bitterness from the hops. Its body is light with a wet and fizzy texture from the carbonation. Overall it had a nice clean flavor and aroma with an easy drinking body and texture.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
adnielsen (9464) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAY 23, 2014
Bottle with friends. Pours a clear yellow appearance with a white head. Corny, squash, sweet malty nose. No herbs. Twangy corny flavor with a bit of apple. Not good.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
arminjewell (6433) - Lansing, Michigan, USA - MAY 23, 2014
Pour out of bottle, clear golden pour with white head, aroma brought notes of corn, grass, sour grain, hints of trash, slight dms. Taste is a mix of dms, sour grain, grass, slight corn, cereal, hay in there, finishing fairly dry, trashy, corn. Bleh.

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