Brewed by Lervig Aktiebryggeri
Style: American Pale Ale
Stavanger, Norway


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RATINGS: 453   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38/5   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
Lucky Jack is just about the perfect beer for summer. Grapefruit, tropical fruits and citrus flavours from the Citra and Amarillo hops are apparent in the aroma and taste. But we decided to go one step further and actually make it the perfect summer beer. Beginning this spring (2016), we’re adding grapefruit juice to some of our Lucky Jack tanks. Now you can have all the flavour of Lucky Jack with a twist: a perfect medley of citrus from the addition of grapefruit juice. It’s beautifully refershing on a hot summer day on the deck or at the beach.

Malts: Pilsner and Caramel.
Hops. Perle, Citra, Amarillo, Chinook.

Aroma: grapfruit and citrus.

Food pairings: BBQ chicken and ribs, tortillas and guachamole, fresh fruit salad.Inspirert av iddisen Senior, Stavanger Norway.

No_bongo's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
No_bongo (10) - - DEC 20, 2012
Best common beer in Norway? Fresh and hoppy, nice - pale ale. Lervigs best common beer

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GenkiGonzo (1079) - Kyoto, JAPAN - OCT 23, 2016
Can from Bradleys. Bright gold pour. Strong grapefruit aroma. Some spicy notes and a decent hoppy bitter finish. Nice mix of pineapple and grapefruit.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mr_Pink_152 (3916) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - OCT 9, 2016
Can from crafty bottle, Lincoln. Hazy golden colour with a large foamy white head. Aroma is tropical fruit, and grapefruit. Taste is citrus fruity, bitter with a long bittersweet finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
gegwilson (3284) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 24, 2016
Can from Booths in Windermere. Pours hazy golden with a frothy off white head. Nice grapefruit aroma. The taste has moderate spice along with more grapefruit and pineapple. The finish is pleasantly bitter and refreshing. Good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hanoi (849) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - SEP 21, 2016
Can. Nose is tropical, hint of grapefruit; but very faint. Taste is light grapefruit, lime, hint of pith, malt, lightly bitter finish. It’s fine, and like a lot the widely available Lervig beers a bit bland.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Gio72 (14) - ITALY - SEP 20, 2016
Refreshing and and clean APA. Malty with a soft hop profile. Wanted a bit more but it still is an enjoyable drop and very sessionable

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
maekchu (3513) - Hirakata, JAPAN - SEP 19, 2016
Bottle from World Beer Market (Sake no Taniguchi). Nose of citrus, tropical fruit, biscuit, and grass. Light hazy gold color. Bitter citrus, grapefruit, with a dry finish. Thin body, a touch watery. Decent APA, without much character.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
piwnepodroze (406) - POLAND - SEP 16, 2016
Wita mnie pięknie złota, lekko opalizująca barwa i czapka bielutkiej piany. Zapach nie jest mocną stroną piwa, jest lekki i tylko delikatnie przebijają się cytrusy. Szokiem jest duża gorycz, pierwsze łyki zaskakują jej poziomem, ale po chwili wszystko zgrywa się nieźle działającą całość. W smaku pojawiają się wytrawny grejpfrut i cierpka skórka cytrynowa, które dobrze pasują do sporej goryczy. Piwo jest gładkie i koniec końców przyjemne w odbiorze.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TimE (5095) - Tokyo, JAPAN - SEP 10, 2016
medium golden color. Decent hoppy nose with lots of grapefruit. Medium light body. Well balanced modest bitterness. Standard, well made pale ale.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
LazyPyro (599) - Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - AUG 31, 2016
330ml bottle. Hazy pale orange/straw colour with a two finger off-white head. Aroma: fruity and juicy, citrus, orange, grapefruit. Taste: juicy fruits, citrus, grapefruit, slightly sweet pale malt. Moderate carbonation, medium bodied, bitter finish but overall nicely balanced. Good stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
stravale (2847) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - AUG 30, 2016
Can from Skelly’s, Ballymahon [200816]
Light orange, hazy, frothy white head
Aroma of grapefruit, citrus fruits, fresh zesty hops
Taste of grapefruit, nice bitter citrus zest, light sweet fruity pale malts
Palate - Medium carb and body, slight creaminess, good bitter sweet balance. Finish has more bitterness in the tail
Overall - Nice, well put together

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