Brewed by Moosehead Brewery
Style: Pale Lager
Saint John, Canada


on tap

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RATINGS: 1391   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.23/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
A smooth clean-tasting lager that offers a good balance between malt sweetness and hop bitterness

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
The_Osprey (6596) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 27, 2016
Can share at Kenny’s 20K, thanks to Fiona. As ’Moosehead Lager’, 5%. Clear yellow, big foamy off-white head, light lacing. Aroma is airy, sugary biscuit, rusk. Body is medium, smooth, soft carbonation. Taste is light, watery, biscuit, thin malt. Mediocre pale lager.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
harrisoni (17352) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JAN 15, 2016
Can at Madmitch 20k tasting pale gold lasting white head. Lemon. Tastes better than it smells. Poor aroma. OK lemon flavour.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
rjplumer (1008) - Foxboro, Massachusetts, USA - JAN 10, 2016
Sweet light grain. Pale golden yellow with snow cap white head about an inch thick. Light bitterness with a hint malt sweetness. Clean finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
malvrich (254) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - JAN 2, 2016
UPDATED: JAN 8, 2016 12 oz.bottle from 12 pack. Box dated 6/28/15 so past freshness range. Pilsner glass A: Crystal clear pale yellow and bubbly. 1/2" head drops pretty quickly leaving a collar. S: A little biscuit/cracker along with noticeable grassy hop. Oddly, no detectable skunk but 12 packs are enclosed T: Crisp and lightly bitter taste but without much distinction as to exactly what I’m tasting. Mostly just mildly malty but not bad. M: Light to medium body and good fizz quite fit for knocking back the whole pack with a couple of friends. Very clean dry finish. O: Of course this is nothing special but it has a place in my heart and I still enjoy it although I almost never buy it. Glad I reacquainted myself with this old friend.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Gangstergafje (698) - Capelle aan den IJssel, NETHERLANDS - DEC 18, 2015
The beer has a simple look. The color is golden yellow, but the beer is very pale. The beer forms a normal layer of rough foam, which collapses quickly. This isn’t different form other pilseners or lagers. The beer looks nicely carbonated, a lot of tiny bubbles are rising to the top. The beer has quite a nice smell. It is hoppy. I smell some fresh grass. The hop aroma is quite nice, better than in most simple lagers. I love this hop aroma in beers like this. It is a accessible and easy to drink lager, with just a little more depth to it. The beer also has a nice taste. I can taste the alcohol. There is also a little bread in the taste. Besides this i can taste the hops, those are nice and fresh. The beer is a step above just lager, it is a little more tasteful. My first Canadian beer, and it isn’t disappointing.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Bricks (991) - Delaware, USA - DEC 11, 2015
Lackluster fizzy color and appearance. Smells like hay, malt. Tastes like hay and malt.. very smooth though.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
biir (826) - Berlin, - NOV 14, 2015
Pours yellow golden. Well done lager, with slight malty aromas and dry finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
aRagingCanadian (9) - Ontario, CANADA - NOV 14, 2015 does not count
Overall I really like this beer. I don’t find it bad tasting like some people say. The only downside it is a little pricey for what it is. I got a 28 on sale at the beer store for the same price as a 28 of Budweiser. Great beer.. higher price.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jamaty (1915) - Madrid, SPAIN - NOV 9, 2015
Dorada, clara, limpia, burbujeante, de espuma blanca. Cereal en el aroma, escaso. Gas notable en el trago. Textura suave, de tono cereal, algo dulce con contrapunto de amargor moderado. Muy bebible.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Cunningham (7049) - Halden, NORWAY - NOV 2, 2015
Appearance: Clear golden color with a fine white head. Ok lacing.
Aroma: Caramel malty, mild citric and mild herbal.
Palate: Medium body. Moderate sweet and a fine bitterness. Average carbonation.
Taste: Caramel malty, mild citric and mild herbal hoppy.
Overall impression: Nice fresh lager.
Personal stats: Bottle from Robbies Drams in Ayr, Scotland

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