Brewed by J.W. Lees
Style: Pale Lager
Middleton, England


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RATINGS: 75   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.18/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Bottled lager.
"The Nepalese and British people have long enjoyed a unique friendship epitomised by the noble Ghurka Regiments of the British Army. Their famous fighting knife lends its name to this spectacular beer. Its creation is the harmonious product of original Nepalese recipes and the brewing traditions of J.W.Lees one of Britain's oldest Independent Breweries. working in partnership Manhanta Sherestha a native of Katmandu and Head Brewer Giles Dennis have striven to capture the essence of Nepalese taste and culture in this superbly smooth premium beer."

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
car13many (217) - POLAND - MAR 1, 2015
slabej jakosci lager. Kupione w nepalskiej restauracji jako piwo nepalskie.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Meilby (10944) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JAN 12, 2015
Bottle 650ml @ Kathmandu Thali Restaurant, Kristiansand
Pours clear golden with a white head. Aroma has notes of malt and hay. Taste is light to medium sweet and light bitter. Body is light to medium, texture is thin to oily, carbonation is soft.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
anders37 (23012) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 4, 2014
Bottle. Pours a clear golden color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty grainy bready aroma. Fruity malty grainy caramel flavor. Has a fruity malty caramel grainy finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
ClaudeB04 (345) - Dudelange, LUXEMBOURG - NOV 27, 2014
Clear yellow colour, no head. Hardly any carbonation, dull taste. I wonder if there was a problem with my bottle as other guests had a glass with a nice white head and seemed to enjoy it.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
panzerwolf (276) - FINLAND - SEP 3, 2014
Light golden colour, very little head. Tastes of hay, some carbonation present. Quite a boring beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thellgren (810) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 23, 2014
0.33 l bottle from local supermarket. Looks like an average lager with lots of bubbles and decent head. Taste is very malty, better than I expected. There is also some hops and CO2. Quite nice in its style, not just water with a hint of beer.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
zach8270 (4022) - Henrietta, New York, USA - MAY 9, 2014
(bottle - 24 oz) Disappointed on so many levels. Thought it was actually from Nepal. Clear gold. No head. Bad skunked aroma and an even worse skunked taste.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
AshtonMcCobb (5241) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 14, 2014
33cl bottle from Khukuri restaurant. Appearance - golden with a very thin head which quickly disappears. Nose -gentle pale malt and some citrus. Taste - more lemon malt. Palate - very thin body but at least it’s refreshing which is essential for this style. Overall - had worse and it doesn’t offend.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
McWorta (1516) - LUXEMBOURG - FEB 1, 2014
Light hazy pale golden coloure beer with a small fading thin white head. Noses of barnyard, straw, dust, grain/cereals and bread. Rather thin texture with a light fizz light sweet bitter with a touch of dryness to it. Finish goes rather unnoticeable.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Zarkam (538) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JAN 5, 2014
330ml bottle from a supermarket in Helsinki. Clear gold colour, small white fizzy mostly vanishing head, some lacing. Aroma of grain, caramel and light citric hops. Taste is initially fairly neutral bittersweet turning into a light bitter finish with a slightly chalky feel. Light body, lively carbonation, dry texture. A fairly uninteresting although very refreshing lager.

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