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Brewed by Meantime
Style: Premium Lager
London, England
Serve in Lager glass

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RATINGS: 131   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.68   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.


Nordcore's rating

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Nordcore (1027) - Lyngen alps, - MAR 1, 2013
Bottle 33 cl. Golden clear, with a white head. Aroma of straw, hops, malt and after a while, corn. Light sweet, med. Bitter taste with a dry corn end.


2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
hoplover66 (12) - SPAIN - OCT 18, 2014
Una lager un poco mas sabrosa que una estándar. El final es algo más afrutado de lo esperado. Refrescante.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tinylightsrecs (214) - - OCT 18, 2014
Bottle from Center Parcs Woburn. Pours golden colour, no head, not much carbonation. Bready, malty flavour. Ok

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
martinrumsam (535) - BARNSTAPLE, Devon, ENGLAND - OCT 12, 2014
bottle hazy light yellow with clean white temporary head . a hint of lemon in the aroma and some grass clean light taste with a hint of bitterness thin palate Expected a better bere from Meantime

3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Japalo (1224) - DENMARK - OCT 10, 2014
Bottle@british museum. Small head straw clear. Low butterscots. Faint bread notes. Some herbal grassy hoppy notes. Dry clean. Fine lager.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
edsspoon (461) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - SEP 22, 2014
Bottle - golden with a bubbly white head which quickly fades to a ring. Aroma of malts, grass and corn. Taste of grass, lemon, hay and some sweet malts. Light body, high carbonation. Not that great.

1.8
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
serjaymz (89) - Istanbul, TURKEY - SEP 20, 2014
Standart lager.. Sarı, gazlı, beyaz dönük köpük.. Malt.. Acılık düşük.. Özel birşey bulamadım.. Ferahlamak için içilebilir..

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
RhetoricalAns (304) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 18, 2014
Draft. Yellow gold pour with a finger of white bubbly head that leaves a thin film shortly thereafter. Faint grass aroma. Taste is biscuit malt with a semi dry finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DanielBrown (3848) - Birmingham (via Leicester), West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 29, 2014
Bottle at the Malt House, Birmingham. Fuzzy, crunchy, drily malty lager. Engaging enough. Brackish.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
MichaelAwesome (4314) - Wanne-Eickel, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - AUG 22, 2014
Bottle from Waitrose, East Cowes shared with McTapps. Classic Lager with only a bit more hops and some lemons upfront than usual. Crispy feeling on the togue mixed up with a bit of straw which makes that one a bit less drinkable. Not bad at all.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
McTapps (4314) - Ruhrcity, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - AUG 22, 2014
Bottle from Waitrose in East Cowes. Pours out in a deep golden colour with low ehad and medium to flat body. Aroma of mild hops and straw with some fruity hints. Taste of mild hops, straw, bread, wheat, flowers, pine and mild herbs. Easy drinkable and refreshing, yet it lacks some body and deepness.


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