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Brewed by Martens
Style: Pale Lager
Bocholt, Belgium

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RATINGS: 52   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.52   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Traditionally brewed premium pilsener. Brewed and canned by: Brewery Martens Bocholt, Belgium. Imported by MHW LTD. Manhasset, NY. Pilsener Beer. 4.8% alc. by vol. Product of Belgium.


2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
igneous1 (1517) - Davenport, Iowa, USA - APR 19, 2013
clear fizzy, pale golden, thin white head, very slight lacing. aroma slightly floral/grassy with notes of wet cardboard. flavor is a bit grassy, wet paper. it’s ok. had far worse.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
manisthebeer (240) - squamish, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 30, 2013
my ofh my what a sweet pilsner, color kinda light amber gold with snow like white head smells of belgium country side hay grass super summer taste is hay with grass and it tastes like there is a big spoonful of sugar in there too it threw me off at first but then i rather enjoyed it left a good full sweet after taste in my mouth banging beer marten

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Derek881 (1108) - Riga, LATVIA - JAN 11, 2013
Poured from a tall can into a trumpet glass to drink. The beer had a very clear light gold color with a good-sized foamy white head that had average retention, but fairly good cling and lacing. Its aroma was a blend of straw and grassy hops, with some lighter floral and citrus tones, and a bit of grain. The taste had a light straw-grainy bitterness with bits of herb and grass, and light touches of sour grain. Its body had a crisp, lively feel with medium-high carbonation and fizz, and was fairly dry with a fairly full mouthfeel. Thanks for sharing, Dad.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
BVery (8049) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - JAN 6, 2013
UPDATED: DEC 30, 2013 Can. Clear pale gold pour with a white head. Grain and pale malts - not interesting but not gross either. Good for what it is.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
mabel (7447) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 29, 2012
[4620-20120722] 500mL can. Mild grainy straw aroma. Clear, light orange brown body with a quick creamy white head. Straw grains and cardboardy dull flavour. Light-medium body. Poor. (5/3/5/2/10) 2.5
(w/ jercraigs)

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Lubiere (11225) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 17, 2012
A golden lager with a thick frothy lacing off white head. In aroma, grainy malt with light German hops, light sulfur. In mouth, a boring grainy malt with soapy qualities, faint corn and hops, so-so.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
tom10101 (4004) - Quebec, CANADA - NOV 14, 2012
Small pour from a can. Thanks to Franky Boy! Clear golden with a small white head and no lacing. Aroma is of grain and is somewhat fresh. Taste is also of grain with skunky notes a light bitterness. Crisp, refreshing, drinkable and not as bad as I thought it would be. Hey, I even think I could be able to drink a whole can by myself.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jercraigs (8644) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 29, 2012
2012-07-21. Crisp yellow with a small white head. Flavour is mild, sweet grainy cereals, very light bitterness. Aroma is similarly mild, notes of sweet grains and light straw. Average to light bodied palate. Dull but relatively inoffensive. Can from the LCBO, 4.8%, Toronto

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
jsmerig (1356) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 1, 2012
Pours a clear pale yellow with a white head. Aroma of pale malt. Taste us sweet with a peppery bite at the finished followed by a not so good earthy note at the end.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
deanso (6709) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUN 30, 2012
33cl can. Decent white head. Clear golden pour. An average pilsner. Not bad.


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