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RATINGS: 1194   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.75   IBU: 18   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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Longboard Island Lager is a smooth refreshing lager fermented and aged for weeks at cold temperatures to yield its exceptionally smooth flavor. A delicate, slightly spicy hop aroma complements the malty body of this beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Troupis (80) - - JAN 26, 2015
If this is nearby and you're debating a brand name every-store light beer (miller lite, bud lite, coors etc.) this is a much better alternative. If you're looking for craft complexity this isn't quite there. It falls in a safe place of high drinkability. Hints of fruit hit well to start the palate. Summer or day drinking with ease with this. Bottle in Hawaii. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sharkydodson (367) - St. Petersburg, RUSSIA - JAN 25, 2015
the aroma is malty with some hints of grasses, grains and flowers... the taste is light and refreshening, malty with notes of citrus, candy and flowers... smooth hopping... dry and bitter finish...

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Vinx (72) - ITALY - JAN 23, 2015
Less masculine than the classic german lagers, its aroma has some delicate citric and grassy and floral notes that remind me the american hops. Really well balanced. It’s so easy to drink and very good. An hawaiian pleasant and fine reinterpretation of the oldest of the styles.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SilkTork (5297) - Rochester, Kent, United Kingdom, Kent, ENGLAND - JAN 22, 2015
355ml dark bottle, filtered. £2.29 from Beers & Bottles, Southampton. Pale coloured. Dry, dull malt base. Some modestly zesty hops add some exotic citric notes, but fail to really lift it. Drinkable and inoffensive and just a tad above the ordinary pale lager.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Florya (435) - Bergen, NORWAY - JAN 21, 2015
How: Bottle Appearance: Clear golden, small white head. Aroma: mild citrus, grass, . Palate: light body, average carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
robbyg4307 (1) - Washington, USA - JAN 17, 2015 does not count
Excellent, smooth lager. Brewery notes: "Longboard Island Lager is a smooth refreshing lager fermented and aged for weeks at cold temperatures to yield its exceptionally smooth flavor. A delicate, slightly spicy hop aroma complements the malty body of this beer." ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
King_Alex_II (170) - SWITZERLAND - JAN 13, 2015
Smells like lager, taste like lager. It probably is a lager, but it’s not worth verifying. Somewhat okay.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
SinH4 (353) - SWITZERLAND - JAN 13, 2015
Yellow color with hardly any head. Boring lager with a touch of citrus. A hint of earthy hops as well. Sorta refreshing. Meh.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
lennyxlenny (1) - chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 5, 2015 does not count
im no beer expert but im 49 and tried my share of different beer and this was almost undrinkable

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
panzerwolf (108) - FINLAND - JAN 3, 2015
Initial crispy taste with a slight bitterness, after that some sweetness and a tinge of citrus which fades kind of fast. Still, an ok beer, if not a bit on a watery side.

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