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Brewed by Backus y Johnston (SABMiller)
Style: Pale Lager
Lima, Peru

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RATINGS: 121   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.19   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Originally brewed by CompaŮia Nacional de Cerveza which was taken over by Backus and Johnston Brewery in 1994.


1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
BeerBlockaid (683) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - NOV 15, 2006
Pours golden corn haze reminiscant of a Kevin Costner film. But unlike ol Kevin, this isnít too bad. Its tolerable and has a bit of fizz to it. Watery by definition but definately not water world. thank feckin heyzeus. Taste is of malty corn, piled high with some lima-beans. more like a heiny than anything else. Listening to some charango, a native peruvian instrument.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
BeerHawk (1810) - Huntsville, Alabama, USA - AUG 23, 2006
Bottle. Pours a pale yellow with a frothy white head that settles quickly. Bready aroma with some citrus hints. Flavor of an american macro (i.e. nothing much) maybe a hint of spices. Light, dry, and crisp. Better than nothing down here. Enjoyed this cervesa with my new amigos at the Peruvian Air Forces 6th Air Group Officers Club in Chiclayo. Salud!

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jpm30 (1587) - East Central, Georgia, USA - AUG 9, 2006
UPDATED: AUG 10, 2006 From a 12 oz. brown bottle with no bottled/freshness date, served in a clear restaurant glass. Poured a clear pale pilsener golden with a foamy white head that settled into a thin lacing. Had a clean nose overall, a sweet pilsener maltiness, lightly bready and floral, subtle spicy hoppiness. Moderate carbonation overall, crisp, dry and smooth, more light bodied mouthfeel than medium bodied. Dry, crisp, but in the end, average bland pilsener tasting, dry sweet, slightly sugary, pale malts, a soft spicy, floral hop bitterness and a dry bready finish with light metallic malt flavor lingering in the palate, not bad, but average drinkability when compared to other pilseners. Had this for dinner tonight at South American theme restaurant, did go well with different plates I tried.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
DrnkMcDermott (2782) - Downers Grove, Illinois, USA - JUL 21, 2006
UPDATED: AUG 18, 2009 12 oz. bottle from Samís Wines, Downers Grove. Despite my feeling about the Heinie-wannabes of countries without beer traditions, Iíll try íem anyway, just to pop the cap on a new land. Now listing this as a Dortmunder means I could hold this to a higher standard than the usual pale lagerÖ Somewhat hoppy smell at first, but then a bit of corn sugar. Head rises short, then dwindles quickly. Usual pale yellow color. I thinkthereís a bit of Dortmunder character, but perhaps itís just because Iím looking for it there. Taste is relatively clean, a slight touch of pilsner malt. But again, accompanied by corn adjunct. Specific bitterness hard to find. I didnít expect much, and thatís what I got.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
da845 (139) - new york, New York, USA - JUL 21, 2006
had this beer at a peruvian restaraunt. its a light beer, easy to drink but really nothing at all special.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
nick76 (4184) - Tampa, Florida, USA - JUN 22, 2006
The aroma is light but I do detect a cereal type of malt and a hint of herbal hops that are not unlike mint. The appearance is pale gold with a small head. The flavor is light also but itís not offensive. Basically its just malt with a tiny bit of bitterness in the finish. The palate is thin. Even though it didnít knock my socks off, itís better than I was expecting.

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
jrohn92 (105) - USA - JUN 11, 2006
This was an interesting light lager. It was different but it was not excellent. I guess it was ok.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Zoso137 (52) - Springfield, Missouri, USA - APR 3, 2006
this brew made me feel like i had a 5 dollar bill in my pocket, but it was the wrong pocket

1.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Braudog (5600) - Hampton, Virginia, USA - MAR 9, 2006
From the bottle, yellow and active with an initially big pile of foam that quickly died on me. Thereís a nice lemony aroma, but the flavor is strictly starchy and weak. Unimpressed.

1
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
GreatLibations (1854) - Last Supper, Arizona, USA - MAR 8, 2006
Pale gold in color with a yeasty steel aroma. like it came out of a can. I am drinking the bottle version by the way. Possesses the typical profile for itís genre yet not reaching the title of "Top in itís class" by any means. The finish is chalky and bitter. I think Iíll have a Coors please.


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