Brewed by Olvi
Style: Pale Lager
Iisalmi, Finland


on tap


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RATINGS: 175   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.05/5   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
The respected war hero colonel Johan August Sandels was a skilled tactician also at negotiations. Once, when a negotiation for an armistice was coming to a dead end, Sandels suggested a lunch break. The salted meat was washed down with plenty of beer, and soon the enemy sent his messenger to give the word that the negotiations appear to take a long time.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Yves (2851) - Turnhout, BELGIUM - MAR 21, 2015
Shared with wim at wim’s place. Clear goldblond colored beer with small white head and only few carbonation. Herby hopped aroma. Finish herby sweet bit dry.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
s_hartshorne (2636) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 31, 2014
Can shared with sarkynortherner. Clear gold thin head. Pale malt aroma taste same slight cotn light hoppy bitters. Ok body. Ok lager.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
SarkyNorthener (4131) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 31, 2014
New years day beer 2. Can from deya, burton. Shared with s_hartshorne. Golden beer medium head with patchy lacing. Aroma is metallic and pale malts. Taste is same with sweet corn. Ok.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Palme (4181) - Bergen, NORWAY - DEC 31, 2014
0.33l can. No shocker on the looks. It’s pale golden, crystal clear with a small quickly fizzing white lager head. The nose has a mild sweetness. Tones of earthy hops and mild hints of lime. Dull and not very good either. Yeah, definitely high on the carbonation and it has a thin watery feeling in the mouth. No real flavor here. Mild malt sweet with pale malts. Hints of that lime bitterness and it’s just a watery quickly forgotten pale lager. I really needed a mild not-to-cloying sweet beer after I’ve just had a few to many of these. 03.08.2014

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
AndySnow (6812) - Huddinge, SWEDEN - DEC 15, 2014
How: Can.
Where: No. 4 in the Hjulkalender from my wonderful wife.
Appearance: Light golden colour with a white head.
Aroma: Sweet malt, some hops.
Body: Light body, medium carbonation.
Flavour: Sweet malt.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Travlr (21661) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - DEC 9, 2014
Can at the Finnish Weinachtsmarkt in Stuttgart. Clear golden yellow color, medium white head. Aroma of straw. Taste is plain, sweet lager. Not really a good choice for a Christmas market.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
jookos (5604) - FINLAND - OCT 17, 2014
Bottle. Yellow golden. Light grainy malty, bit murky (adds character actually). Ightish, quite soft nice really. Bulk bit bland, but not totally bad.

-- bb

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Jorn69 (2725) - Ängelholm, SWEDEN - OCT 10, 2014
Can @ Havregatan. Sweet malty and grainy with grassy and metallic notes, medium body with a watery texture. The finish is dry and sweet with a light bitterness. Thanks Örjan.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
jpkeskinen (491) - FINLAND - AUG 23, 2014
Drank from a can outdoors. It’s your typical cheap lager with some slight hints of malts in the taste.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
wiosna (591) - - JUL 17, 2014
0,33 tölkki@ rantakylä. Pistävä haju, pissankeltainen. Vetinen, hyvin mieto maltaisuus. Kyllä tätä juo.

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