Brewed by Meantime (SAB Miller)
Style: Premium Lager
Greenwich, England
Serve in Lager glass


on tap

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RATINGS: 148   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.67   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Meantime Brew Master, Alastair Hook, has spent 20 years planning the quintessential English lager. His reasoning is simple.The great European lager brewers use very soft water and neutral yeasts to ensure that only the flavours of their locally grown malt and hops come to the fore. East Anglia is home to the world’s finest malting barley and Kent is home to some of the world’s best hops. Midway between the two, London is ideally placed to bring them together in a straightforward, clean, long-matured, unpasteurised lager, where all you can taste is malt and hop.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
pricey290483 (658) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 5, 2014
quite liked this larger was very refreshing would be great on a really hot day in the summer

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
HampshirePhil (209) - Portsmouth/London, Hampshire, ENGLAND - JUN 7, 2014
Keg (Tapping the Admiral) - Golden complexion and heavy carbonation. Quite forgettable in everyway.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
hohops (485) - Kent, ENGLAND - APR 26, 2014
Bottle. Appearance- golden, hazy, frothy pure white head which quickly diminishes, not leaving much. Aroma- not a great deal- malt, cereal, grain, slight hoppiness. Taste- smooth, medium mouthfeel, bitter hops, cereal and wheat, hop resins, short finish. An ok lager.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
weaselkenievil (1608) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - APR 21, 2014
Bottle at home. Gold, slight haze, bright white head. Aroma of malts, straw, dust, light fruit. Flavour bit of tangerine, cardboard, light bitter finish with some dryness.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Pyrmir (4005) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - MAR 13, 2014
On tap at Brew Wharf. Bright golden with white head. Aroma of hay, grass and pale malt with some bitter hop notes. Taste is malty, grain, hay with low bitterness. Light and easy-to-drink.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Beerhunter111 (10083) - Hasborn, GERMANY - MAR 12, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein goldgelbes Bier mit geringer Schaumkrone. Geruch leicht malzig, getreidig, leicht süß, blumig. Geschmack leicht malzig getreidig, minimal herb, Citrus, blumig.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
hawthorne00 (2738) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - MAR 4, 2014
Bottle. Gold with a white head. Aroma of hay, flowers, light spices, a little lemon. Promising. But weak and watery palate, some paper. There’s just no presence to the malt at all. Moderate bitter finish where the suggestions of Saaz return just to mock.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
johndoughty (4217) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - FEB 14, 2014
Bottle. Orange and clear with low carbonation. Pored with a small head. Pleasant but not a lot of flavour. A typical British attempt at a lager.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
john44 (556) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 13, 2014
Bottle - Yellowy Gold in colour. Malty; toasty malts. Hoppy; grassy hops. Sweetish malts and mildly bitter hops. OK. Drinkable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AdiBeer (1918) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 9, 2014
Aroma: bread malts. Appearance:bright yellow. Taste: light sweet. Palate: lively carbonation, bitters getting quite strong, surprisingly long finish. Overall: OK Lager, nothing too remarkable. Pint at the Meantime Brewery, London.

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