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Brewed by Obolon
Style: Pale Lager
Kiev, Ukraine

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RATINGS: 215   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.19   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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The best ranges of beer barley, flavorous delicate hops and special beer yeast are selected for brewing this beer. Magnat has a delicate taste and flavour due to the special recipe and technology of the brewing. A glass of Magnat beer is sure to give an atmosphere of exquisiteness to any occasion. Before serving a bottle of Magnat has to be chilled till the word Obolon becomes visible on the bottle label. 12P


4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
kozzak1 (70) - Florida, USA - JUN 5, 2005
Good full flavor with a slight malty aftertaste. Moderate head that sticks around for a while. Very good with seafoods. Bestb when served icy cold.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
schweinhund (30) - Racine, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 30, 2012
.5L bottle into glass mug. The bottle says "ale" but it is a lager. And, a very nice lager at that. I am reminded of Hofbrau House Original, really!Sweet, malty aroma seduces from time the cap is popped. Sleepy, cloudy appearance give sway to pleasant, almost sweet, malty taste which fades somewhat in the aftertaste. I really liked this beer and was pleasantly surprised. Hey, if you like Jack Palance, you like the Ukranians, right? Give it a try. Prosit

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Grzesiek79 (3255) - Radom, POLAND - MAR 23, 2012
UPDATED: JAN 10, 2013 earthy, grass, cereal, soy sauce, raisin, pale, hazy, rocky head, light sweetness, medium bitterness, medium sourness, light body, creamy, average carbonation, bitter,

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
GBZ59 (1137) - BARCELONA (Catalonia), SPAIN - JUN 29, 2012
Botella de 500ml. Vaso Lager. Saboreada en jun´12. Color dorado pálido y brillante con apariencia cristalina. Espuma blanca y tupida y buena retención de la corona. Aromas herbales y cítricos con un toque sutil de levadura y trazos de grano de maíz. Sabor de limpio amargor y gajo cítrico. Fresca y levemente chispeante en el intermedio. Cuerpo ligero y carbonatación moderada. Paladar suave y malteado. Final largo y amargo. Cerveza por encima de la media del Estilo. Buena asimilación y aconsejada en sesiones de Pale Lager. 500ml bottle. Lager glass. Enjoyed on jun´12. Bright pale gold in color & crystal clear appearance. White, close froth. Fairly well retention crown. Herbal & citric aromas with a subtle yeasty touch, corn grain hues. Clean bitterness & citric wedge flavor. Crispy, slightly sparkling in the middle. Light body. Moderate carbonation. Smooth & malty palate. Long bitter finish. Above the medium average of the Style. Nice drinkability. Good Pale Lager session beer.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
obguthr (3913) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - APR 23, 2008
Slightly skunky clove and fennel aroma. Shimmering amber pour, no head. Lemon grass and clove, good balance. Grass in the end. Not an ordinary lager and refreshing after a workout.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Benzai (8530) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - JUL 19, 2011
UPDATED: DEC 5, 2011 Clear yellow golden color, large vast thick white head. Smell nice, like a plain and simple pilsener or pale lager should smell. A bit watery but otherwise nice decent taste. Low body.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tommann (2766) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 16, 2014
500ml bottle. Pours dark gold with a large head. Aroma is sweet, grass and minerals. Taste is sweet and grassy, touch of corn on the finish.

3.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fatehunter (1270) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - JAN 14, 2013
A finger of head on a hazy, medium straw colored body. It looks better than most. The aroma is a dirty barnyard, a little musty grain. Not offensive but not good either. The taste has a medium bitterness throughout and finishes on a sweet note. A nice and simple profile. The texture is crisp with a bit too much carbonation. I still put this above average. I could see myself throwing these down in some small, southern Ukrainian town... come to think of it, I have.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
77ships (4135) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - AUG 11, 2013
Personal contribution. 50 cl. bottle sampled @ RBBSG II. Pours clear golden, little white head. Nose is thick grains, some bitter weeds, wild grass,… Taste is bitter grains, brass, lightly malty, wild weeds, bitterness in the back, grassy hops,… Crisp and slightly soapy body. This is actually pretty good for a pale lager, I would almost venture to call it enjoyable.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RichardGretton (4259) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - OCT 18, 2005
Bottle. Pale beer, light head. The aroma is quite malty, dry and slightly fruity. The flavour is quite refreshing, dry and slightly sour. Overall not half as bad as the other ratings suggest.


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