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Brewed by Olvi
Style: Pale Lager
Iisalmi, Finland

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RATINGS: 144   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.05   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


Oakrock's rating

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Oakrock (102) - Helsinki, - JAN 6, 2013
I am very happy that Brewery Olvi still brews this beer with the same level as always. Golden colours, very nice taste map. Honey, lemon and rye bread. It is very important piece of information that this beer is the best beer you can find in finnish supermarkets, gasoline stations and kiosks in the price class 1€/can.


2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 11/20
lone85 (2) - - JUL 10, 2014 does not count
best of the Finnish pisswassers, yoloooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
angel77 (768) - oviedo, SPAIN - MAY 14, 2014
Botella de 33 cl de el c. Ingles. Junio de 2013, con cad. Para 06-07-2013. sabores y aromas maltosos y cereales nórdicos con un cuerpo ligero de 4.7 vol. Sin mucho interés.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
RexTalionis (2337) - FINLAND - APR 25, 2014
Pours clear golden in color with a whitish head. Grains and wet cardboard in aroma. Light sweet maltyness and grainy notes in taste.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
teddybeer (2162) - Madrid, SPAIN - MAR 17, 2014
Tasting @ Salon del Gourmet. Hazy golden colour with a white head. Corny aroma with notes of raw cereal. Slightly sweet flavor with cardboard notes. Light malty final.

1.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
Peter_L (587) - SWEDEN - MAR 14, 2014
Burk@taxfree Cinderella. Ljust bärnstensfärgad vätska med massvis av kolsyra. Brädig, sädig och jolmig doft. Trots den synliga mängden kolsyra är den förvånanvärt sururkig och avslagen i smaken.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
VastActiv (2542) - Oulu, FINLAND - FEB 2, 2014
Can 0.33l from local market. Originally rated 11/2013. Colour is clear golden with small head. Aromas and flavours: Grain and malts. Just boring.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
kevnic2008 (7575) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - JAN 31, 2014
Bottle, not brewed in Finland but in Belarus! Pale golden with a medium white head. Malt with a medium body.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
Zarkam (369) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JAN 29, 2014
330ml can, clear gold colour, medium mostly vanishing rocky head, very little lacing. Light malty aroma of hay and cookie, light floral hops. Taste is initially balanced and a bit bitter, turning into a lightly bitter, modearately long finish with a slightly starchy feel. Light body, texture, lively carbonation. Perhaps a bit better than most of the Finnish bulk lagers, but still has all the flaws of them.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Tukkis (12) - FINLAND - JAN 6, 2014
Sandels has the highest quality among finnish bulk lagers. Has a mild but appealing taste, while nearly never has taste flaws. Works reliably and easily as a thirst quencher. As with all the bulk lagers, Sandels has the typical flaws: absent finishing taste, must be drunk cold, and has no intricate aromas.

1.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
txolo (154) - SPAIN - DEC 28, 2013
Muy ligerita, no destaca mucho en nariz, tal vez algo de mantequilla. Demasiada burbuja de entrada, sabor muy fugaz, aguada, le falta intensidad por todas partes, muy flojita en todos los aspectos


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