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Brewed by San Miguel
Style: Malt Liquor
Mandaluyong City, Metro Manila, Philippines

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RATINGS: 297   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.9   EST. CALORIES: 207   ABV: 6.9%
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Experience that distinctive full-flavoured taste and extra satisfying strength of a world class premium beer.


2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Maria (9963) - Thisted, DENMARK - AUG 3, 2007
Thank you Afer4ever for this new country, and itís not as bad as I thought it would be, itís at least much better than the Danish versions that only taste of alcohol. Itís warm golden with notes of malt in aroma and flavour, and itís sweetish and rather smooth. 2447

0.8
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
after4ever (5928) - Brier, Washington, USA - JUN 23, 2007
12-oz. Pours crystal clear medium straw color with towering fluffy platinum-blonde head. Huge mess of a nose. They teach you when youíre growing up to be a man that if you canít say anything nice, you shouldnít say anything at all. But to rate a beer, you have to speak the truth, and the truth about this beer isnít so very nice. Big sticky white sugar, fusel, corn, wet cardboard, and, oddly enough, perfumey nose. Why jack up your beer one way if you can jack it up six? Lots of clingy lace coming down the side of the glass. Somethingís making it awfully difficult for me to actually take a sip here. Well, nothing there. Some corn, grass, and floral notes. Meh. No finish. Watery. Total garbage.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
agl108 (722) - Upper St. Clair, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 31, 2007
12 oz. bottle. Poured golden with fizzy head. Corn and grainy flavor. Blah. At least itís 7%.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
iowaherkeye (2686) - Ocean Beach, San Diego, California, USA - MAY 21, 2007
Philippines! 12oz bottle, no date. Pours a clear light golden with a 1/2 finger quickly fading fizzy white head. Aroma of sweet corn grain and paper up front, very light biscuit dough--no sweetness to those biscuits. Flavor has added alcohol and dirty corny sweetness, minimal bitterness. No biscuit dough. Moderate carbonation with a light to medium body. Actually, I have to rate this for a malt liquor, and not compared to all other styles. If I had the rating would be 3-3-4-3-9--2.2. . . Otherwiswe itís not a horrible malt liquor.

1.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
ABUSEDGOAT (2277) - California, USA - MAY 14, 2007
Dull yellow, large diminishing head with no lacing. Aroma is grain with gas. Flavor is alcoholic with grain, gasoline and more stuff that shouldnít be in beer. Very light body, sweet finish. Pretty much terrible, but hey itís another country.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
5000 (6027) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - MAY 5, 2007
Bottle: Okay, so I made the mistake of opening this after several other lagers... looks bout the same, vibrant yellow, slight orange tinge, very clear, moderate white fizzy head, dies quickly, sparce lacing.   Grassy nose, pale malts, very slight alcohol.   7% ABV ya know.   Well, I will say this, its pretty clean.   Very light, pale malts, slightly grassy, moderate sweetness.   Actually, this one is quite a bit better than the prior two beers.   Body and mouthfeel are moderate, nearing the thin side tho.   Clean finish, warming, sweet pale malts linger.   Better than expected!


1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
BeerBiker (1412) - Odense, DENMARK - APR 29, 2007
[Can from Therese brought all the way from Manila.] Asian mainstrean fluid, which has only one purpose with its production. To cool dawn all the sweaty backpackers. And itís well done in the summerheat all year around. But back home itís nothing else than a beer, where its most remarkable feature is its huge head, and the usually taste of straws, metal and rice. But thanks a lot to Therese!

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
asedzie (585) - San Francisco, California, USA - APR 27, 2007
UPDATED: APR 29, 2007 Pours bronze with a small white head. A little hops in the aroma, but also cheap adjunct odor. Flavor is cloying, vinious with a trace of bitterness. Green apple flavors and alcohol are prominent. This beer is San Mig on PCP. I do admit that it is gut-rotting swill, but I really must say that I like it.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
bhensonb (10343) - Woodland, California, USA - APR 8, 2007
Aroma of malt and corn or grass. Maybe a bit of herb or floral. Light brassy color with virtually no head. Starts malty, a bit thinnish, the alcohol is noticeable. Not finding much hop, but the finish has some sort of herby vegy finish thatís a bit bitter.

1.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
TBone (11888) - Pori, FINLAND - FEB 25, 2007
Bottled, alc. 6.9%, brewed by San Miguel Thailand (bottled 01/2006)
Golden color, good white head. Cracker malty and alcoholic nose. Very watery - very weak palate. Mostly just alcohol and grainy malts. Only for drunks.


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